Jordan "Ratbeard" Hastings is a Canadian musician born in Hamilton, Ontario. He is best known as the drummer of Alexisonfire, having replaced their former drummer Jesse Ingelevics. Hastings was originally intended to be a temporary replacement, but then became a full member after two months, with his first album with the band being Crisis in 2006. Hastings was previously the drummer for the Burlington-based bands Jersey, Chapter One, and Hoodrat, none of which are currently active. He is currently active as a member of Cunter. In 2011, Hastings co-created, with Joel Carriere, the Dine Alone Records side project Dine Alone Foods. In mid-2012 he co-founded a cigar, tobacco and barber shop Burlington, Ontario, Village Cigar Company And Barbershop. He sold his share in 2013 Hastings is now drummer for the trio Say Yes who consists of guitarist/vocalist Adam Michael and bassist/vocalist Michael Zane and will release their debut self-titled EP August 19, 2014 with Dine Alone Records.
|Also known as:||Ratbeard|
|Born:||March 15, 1982, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada|
|Genres:||Post-hardcore, punk, metalcore, alternative rock|
|Associated acts:||Alexisonfire, Jersey, The Black Lungs, Cunter, Hoodrat, Chapter One, Johnny One Punch, Billy Talent, Say Yes|
About Jordan Hastings
Canadian drummer who played with bands like Alexisonfire, Cunter, and other bands.
He began his career by playing drums for Hoodrat, Chapter One, and other local bands in his hometown of Burlington, Ontario.
He co-founded Village Cigar Company, an Ontario tobacco shop, in 2012.
He was born in Hamilton, Ontario and was raised in the nearby city of Burlington.
He and Jeremy Taggart are both drummers originally from Canada.
Information related to Jordan Hastings
- Canadian punk rock drummers
- Alexisonfire members
- Musicians from Hamilton, Ontario