from by Koen Herfst

  • Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album

    Debut solo album of Dutch drummer and composer KOEN HERFST. The album brings together many of the artists he played with the last 18 years. Featured on the album are:

    Mats Levén (Krux, Therion, Yngwie Malmsteen)
    Daniël de Jongh (Textures)
    Valerio Recenti (My Propane)
    Marcela Bovio (Stream of Passion)
    Tai Stamph (Splendid)
    Rodney Blaze (ex- Xenobia)
    Claudia Soumeru (Bagga Bownz)
    Ward Palmen (Gunz N’ Rozes)
    Eva Kathryn (US solo artist)

    Marcel Singor (Perhaps Holland’s nr. 1 rockguitarist)
    Marvin Vriesde (Dew-Scented)
    Eef van Riet (ex-My Favorite Scar)
    Daan Janzing (ex-My Favorite Scar)
    Eller van Buuren (Bagga Bownz)
    Mendel Bij de Leij (Aborted)
    Remko van der Spek (ex- Orphanage, ex- Cilice)
    Leif de Leeuw (Holland’s biggest blues talent)
    Wim den Herder (Another Dutch Guitarhero)

    Michiel Eilbracht (Bagga Bownz)
    Joost van der Graaf (I CHAOS, Dew-Scented)
    Johan van Stratum (Stream Of Passion)
    Robin Zielhorst (Exivious, ex- Cynic)

    Joost van den Broek (ex-After Forever, The Gentle Storm)
    Coen Janssen (Epica)

    Judith van der Klip (ex-Blaudzun)

    Produced & Mixed by Michiel Eilbracht & Koen Herfst at Nutsville Noise Lab.
    Mastered by Darius van Helfteren at Amsterdam Mastering.


    Exclusively available here and at as per June 27 2015. Worldwide release (via Graviton Music Services) in autumn 2015!

    Includes unlimited streaming of BACK TO BALANCE via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
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Feat. Valerio Recenti (My Propane) on vocals, Eef van Riet on guitars, Michiel Eilbracht on bass and orchestration and by keys by Coen F. Janssen (Epica)


from BACK TO BALANCE, released June 27, 2015



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Koen Herfst The Hague, Netherlands

Koen Herfst (1983, The Netherlands) is a versatile drummer, playing rock, metal, pop, hiphop and dance. He is known for his work with one of the biggest DJ’s in the world; ARMIN VAN BUUREN and metal bands I CHAOS & DEW-SCENTED amongst many other bands and projects. Playing on a professional level since he was 17, he has now played in more than 35 countries for audiences of 18 to 180.000. ... more

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