In a recent Instagram post, former Dream Theater drummer and current member of Sons Of Apollo, Mike Portnoy, paid his respect for the iconic KISS drummer Eric Singer.

As you might already know, Eric Singer joined the band after the passing of Eric Carr back 1991, and he has been portraying The Catman character, which was originally played by Peter Criss, since then.

Yesterday, it marked the 63rd birthday of the iconic drummer Eric Singer, and Mike Portnoy wanted to celebrate this special day by sharing a rarely known picture of themselves via Instagram.

While celebrating Eric’s birthday, Mike also mentioned that he has known Eric for almost thirty years and wanted to praise his personality. According to Mike, Eric is both an awesome person and a great drummer.

Here is what Mike Portnoy said:

Happy Birthday Eric Singer! I’ve known Eric for almost 30 years and he’s always been an awesome guy and great drummer!”

You can check out the post below.

Photo Credit: Mike Portnoy – Instagram