Dutchman Flin van Hemmen is known for his versatility and has developed a highly idiosyncratic drumming style (viewing drums as a melodic instrument in their own right).
In 2009 he moved to New York, where he soon joined the famous down-town scene and met musicians such as Tony Malaby and Kris Davis. He has since toured with Tony Malaby's Paloma Recio (with Drew Gress and Ben Monder). He is also a member of the Harmen Fraanje Trio and the Robin Verheyen Quartet (he has two CDs out on our label with the latter).
He is co-leader of the band LathanFlinAli with Lathan Hardy and Sean Ali.
Other musicians with whom he has worked include Michael Moore, Ernst Glerum, Ben Gerstein, Franz von Chossy, ...