Since joining German´s Metal Legend HELLOWEEN in 2005 Dani is touring around the World all the time!!! Growing up in a musical family it wasn´t that strange that Dani considered to become a musician. To practice really hard was the key to his current career.
Dani has previously played with Blaze Bailey (former singer of Iron Maiden),Tilo Herrmann of Running Wild, Rawhead Rexx and Glenmore until he landed on HELLOWEEN’s drum chair in 2005. After recording the closing chapter of the legendary “Keeper-saga” entitled “Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part III-The Legacy” and the Live CD/DVD-set “ Live On Three Continents “ also can be heard playing drums on the new HELLOWEEN-studio album “ Gambling With The Devil.
The readers of Japan´s biggest rock-magazine, BURRN!, have voted Dani as one of the 30 best drummers :
For the year 2007 – Dani was named # 3 !!!! And for the year 2005 - Dani was named #10 !!!! Also Dani is still doing studio sessions and clinics for Pearl drums as well.