Steve Kleisath

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Steve Kleisath
Steve Kleisath playing drums.JPG
Background information
Birth name Steven Lee Kleisath
Born August 14[1]
Fredericksburg, VA, United States
Origin Pompano Beach, Florida, United States
Genres Hardcore punk, avant-garde, experimental, rock
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments drums
Years active 1989–present
Associated acts PULL, Strongarm, Shai Hulud, Further Seems Forever, En Masse

Steven Lee Kleisath is an American musician. has been a drummer for PULL, Strongarm, Shai Hulud,[2] Further Seems Forever,[3] and En Masse. The band PULL was originally called Friend or Foe.

He is a semi-professional poker player.[citation needed] Mr. Kleisath is also the World Record holder in the classic arcade game "Mario Bros." – scoring over 5 million points [4] – and the No. 3 Ms. Pac-Man (Turbo) player in the world[5] as ranked by Twin Galaxies.

Bands[edit]

Current
Former
  • Strongarm – drums (1995–1998, 2000)
  • PULL – drums (1989–1995)
  • Shai Hulud – drums (1996–1999)

Discography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shai Hulud Instagram". Instagram. August 14, 2016. Retrieved August 14, 2016. 
  2. ^ Mason, Stewart. "Biography: Shai Hulud". Allmusic. Retrieved 24 December 2010. 
  3. ^ MacNeil, Jason. "Biography: Further Seems Forever". Allmusic. Retrieved 24 December 2010. 
  4. ^ "Steven Kleisath Officially Sets Twin Galaxies' Mario Bros. Arcade World Record!". Twin Galaxies. Retrieved 10 January 2015. 
  5. ^ Fischer, Reed. "Further Seems Forever Drummer Guns for Ms. Pac-Man Record". New Times. Retrieved 9 October 2011.