Nick Jago is an English artist/musician. He was born in Abadan, Iran to an English father and Peruvian mother and grew up in Devon, England. He studied at the Winchester School of Art for a couple of years before moving to the San Francisco Bay area of the USA. He now lives in Los Angeles. Jago was the drummer for the band Black Rebel Motorcycle Club since its inception in 1998. Jago was removed from the stage at the 2003 NME Awards during a rather extensive moment of silence on his part while accepting the "Best Video" award for BRMC's "Whatever Happened to My Rock 'n' Roll (Punk Song).