Koen Scheepens

Dutch metal outfit For I Am King, headed by frontwoman Alma Alizadeh, musically represented by inspired an competent instrumentalist, is ready to take over the scene with ambitious but nevertheless catchy tunes and an outstanding live performance.


For I Am King's long awaited debut full-length 'Daemons' takes you through a world of tales and myths. A 37-minute album filled with furious metal riffs, distinctive melodies, vicious vocals and never-ending drum grooves. The band's message is simple: just metal, based on friendship, work ethic and passion.

Since the release of their highly acclaimed EP 'Revengeance' in 2014,  For I Am King have played numerous shows across Europe, including appearances at the Dutch Jera On Air and the German Wacken Open Air. With 'Daemons' released in June 2016, For I Am King set their goals high and are aiming for you, so get ready!


custom sevenstring guitar vandermeij guitars electric metal guitar

Koen uses a:

  • 7 string 26,5" VanderMeij Magistra guitar; 
  • Black Limba body with neckthrough construction;
  • Flamed maple top;
  • Ivoroid binding;
  • 5-ply wenge/maple neck;
  •  Pau Ferro fingerboard with Luminlay sidedots;
  • 24 stainless steel Jescar Enterprises jumbo frets;
  • Bare Knuckle Pickups Blackhawks;
  • Hipshot Products Inc hardtail bridge and open gear locking tuners;
  • Matte finish.