Sven Dirkschneider is the youngest member of the band U.D.O. and son of mastermind Udo Dirkschneider.
From very early on Sven gets to know his father's profession and keeps backstage during his concerts.
He realises early on that this is also his world. Since the age of 5 Sven plays the drums. After school exams he starts his further education as media designer and event technician. Whenever he can he travels during holidays with his father and helps ou as Drum-Tech at U.D.O.-Shows.
After his education, Sven takes over the job as Drum-Tech bei U.D.O.. At 16 the young man from Cologne already has his own band called DAMAGED, touring as supporting act of U.D.O.. Sven also works as Drumtech for the British band SAXON and pitches in for the drummer Nigel Glockler during the Great Britain dates beginning of 2015. End of 2015 he also plays with SAXON in Hamburg (Sporthalle) and Berlin (Max-Schmeling-Halle), in the course of two support shows of Rock'n'Roll legend MOTÖRHEAD. Since February 2015 he is constant member of U.D.O.