Born in 1987, Lourens started playing drums at the age of 6. He had a natural attraction for rock and eventually progressed to metal due to the aggression speed and physicality that Metal contains. After relocating to Cape Town, he joined the Thrash Metal Band ''Wargrave'' and played South African Metal festivals with the Likes of Metal 4 Africa, Rock the River and Grind Fest.
Lourens is known for his speed, precision, double bass patterns, energy and Live Stage Performance.
Lourens also has his own Drumming School where he focuses on Alternative, rock and Metal genres. This drum school focuses on every aspect of extreme drumming be it Speed, endurance, technique and very importantly Live Performance.