Abel is an allround drummer from the city Groningen in the Netherlands. He got his first drum when he was 2 years and at the age of 9 he started taking drumlessons. It didn't took long before his hobby expanded from taking lessons into playing in several bands. When he was 16 he decided he not only wanted to have it as a hobby, but make his profession of it as well. Abel Studied at the School of Art and Multimedia (SVKM) in Groningen. He gets acquainted with the most different music genres like pop, jazz, hiphop, rock, funk and ofcourse reggae.
Abel is one of the four founders of the band The Rising Sun wich started out as a schoolproject. Hundreds of performances further he helped developing the band into a experienced rock/reggae band with there own original music.