Date of Birth: 11th of September 1991
City of Birth: Veldhoven
Favorite bands: Symphony X, Wintersun, Insomnium
Favorite artists: Andy James, Allen Russel (Symphony X), Sara Squadrani (Ancient bards)
Interests: Guitar, Vocals, doing sports
Favorite food: Rice with Chicken
Favorite drink: Ice tea, Rum cola, Desperados
Roman started playing drums at age 11, after a year he noticed he liked the guitar more than drums. So he started playing guitar at age 12, first getting lessons in classical guitar for almost 6 years. After that he decided to quit classical guitar lessons and teach himself the electric guitar at age 17
2009: Roman met Daniel Boomsma at his high school, they started to jam metal songs. After some time they decided to form a band called Frozen Jacks with other musicians.
2011: Roman started to practice grunting and clean vocals by teaching himself
2012: Frozen Jacks change their name to SHADOWRISE.
2014: Roman starts studying at Metal Factory as guitarist
2015: Singer leaves band, Roman becomes grunter of Shadowrise
2016: Roman quits Metal Factory due to slow progression and dissatisfaction, he decides to do self study in musicianship while working at Eindhoven Airport.
Roman endeavors to become one of the greatest performers with Shadowrise as one of greater bands.