|Also known as
||Navene K, Navene-k
May 31, 1985 |
San Jose, California, US
||San Francisco, California, US
||Progressive metal, djent, technical death metal, dubstep, electronica
||Drums, guitar, various electronic instruments
||Animals as Leaders, Animosity, The Faceless, Fleshwrought, Hoods, Evan Brewer
Navene Koperweis (born May 31, 1985) is an American drummer, multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer, best known as the former drummer of Animosity and Animals as Leaders.
Koperweis started drumming when he was eleven years old. He has played for The Faceless, and runs his technical death metal project, Fleshwrought, where he plays all instruments. He is also a dubstep/electronica producer, and is currently working on his debut electronic album.
His influences include Tim Alexander, Joey Jordison, Kevin Talley, John Longstreth, Terry Bozzio, Skrillex, Noisia, and Deadmau5.
- Prey for Death (2003)
- Hoods/Freya (2004)
Animals as Leaders
- Human Design (EP; 2012)
- "Tear It Up" (Single; 2013)
- "Warrior / Secret Police" (Single; 2014)
- Mind (EP; 2014)
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