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Hafzel - Drums


Born in 1995 and raised in Sri Lanka Hafzel is a rare skinsmith of multiple talents! With a longstanding passion for drums, he loves the numerous challenges of playing live and recording in the studio, always evolving as a drummer. Hafzel loves travelling, playing football and photography. He is a fantastic go-kart racer  and a champion gamer. A student of Lyceum International, Hafzel pursued studies in software development to explore the side of technological innovations and is currently employed as a Software Engineer at Expolanka Holdings PLC. Civil status? He says he is single and ready to mingle! Drrrrrrtsssssss!

Favourite Albums

  • An Ocean Between Us – As I Lay Dying
  • The Way of All Flesh – Gojira
  • Sacrament – Lamb of God
  • All Hope Is Gone – Slipknot
  • City of Evil – Avenged Sevenfold
  • Dead Heart in a Dead World – Nevermore
  • Deliverance – Opeth
  • Blackwater Park – Opeth
  • Concealing Fate – Tesseract


  • Double Bass Pedal – TAMA Iron Cobra HP600
  • Sticks – Vic Firth 5B


  • Chris Adler
  • Vinnie Paul
  • Alex Rudinger
  • Mike Portnoy
  • Anup Sastry
  • Troy Wright
  • Alex Bent

  • Eloy Casagrande
  • Peter Weber
  • Dan Presland
  • Daniel Erlandsson
  • Van Williams
  • Jay Postones
  • Matt Halpern

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