Roel van Helden


Date of Birth
2th of September

Major personal influences
Iron Maiden, Iced Earth, Danzig, Judas Priest, Kiss, Thin Lizzy, ZZ-Top

Favourite Powerwolf song

Let There Be Night

Favourite Music (current top 5)

1) Battle Beast - Bringer of Pain

2) The Night Flight Orchestra - Amber Galactic

3) Motörhead - Under Cöver

4) Iron Maiden - The Book of Souls Live Chapter

5) Kissin' Dynamite - Generation Goodbye, Dynamite Nights

First record bought
Iron Maiden - Fear of the dark

Latest record bought

Jaya The Cat – A Good Day For The Damned

Best concert ever seen

Queensryche - Ahoy Rotterdam

Strangest tour memory
Last tourstop in Moscow; more fireworks in the audience than on stage…

Favourite movie director

Robert Zemeckis

Favourite movie


Best thing about being in a metal band
Travelling the world and rocking out on stage!

Recommendable books

Mötley Crüe - The Dirt, NOFX – The Hepatitis Bathtub.

Fave food


Credo/quote/wise words
It’s a long way to the top if you wanna Rock n Roll! And DONT eat that yellow snow!
Best Moments on stage with Powerwolf
Hellfest 2017
Roel plays:
Pearl drums, Sabian cymbals & Rohema sticks, Vision Ears In Ear Monitors