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Joost van den Broek

Joost van den Broek

Real/full name:
Joost van den Broek
41 (born Jul 13th, 1982)
Place of birth:


Van der Broek is a Dutch keyboardist, mainly known for having been part of After Forever from 2004 to their disbandment in 2009. He graduated from the Enschede conservatory and also works as a musical engineer and producer.


Countermove is a collaboration of Dutch metal musicians who recorded a cover of Frankie Goes to Hollywood song "The Power of Love" in order to help the Red Cross gather funds via donations.

Arjen Lucassen's Supersonic Revolution

Hammond organ

2023 Golden Age of Music Keyboards, Songwriting (tracks 1, 2)

Star One

2010 Victims of the Modern Age Keyboards (CD2 track 5)

After Forever

Keyboards (2004-2009)

2005 Remagine Keyboards, Piano, Songwriting (tracks 1, 9, 13)
2005 Being Everyone (Single) Keyboards
2006 Two Sides / Boundaries Are Open (Single) Keyboards (track 2)
2006 Mea Culpa (Compilation) Keyboards, Piano (CD2 tracks 11-18)
2007 Energize Me (Single) Keyboards
2007 After Forever Keyboards
2007 Equally Destructive (Single) Keyboards
2007 Hi Five: Female Fronted Metal (Split) Keyboards


Keyboards, Piano (2014)

Sphere of Souls

Keyboards (2004-?)

Sun Caged

Keyboards (2000-2004)

2001 Dominion (EP) Keyboards
2002 Promo 2002 (Demo) Keyboards
2003 Sun Caged Keyboards

The Supremacy


2004 Demo 2004 (Demo) Keyboards

Demons & Wizards

Keyboards (2019-2021)

Floor Jansen

Keyboards (2022-present)


Keyboards (2022)

The Gentle Storm

Keyboards (2015-2016)

Another Messiah

2005 Dark Dreams, My Child Keyboards, Effects


2004 The Human Equation Spinet (CD2 track 2), Synthesizer solo (CD1 track 2)
2004 Loser (Single) Keyboards (tracks 1, 3)
2005 Come Back to Me (Single) All instruments (track 4)
2008 01011001 Piano (CD2 track 7), Synthesizer solo (CD2 track 7)
2008 Elected (EP) Piano (track 4)
2017 The Source Piano
2018 Ayreon Universe - Best of Ayreon Live (Live album) Keyboards
2018 Ayreon Universe - Best of Ayreon Live (Video) Keyboards
2020 Electric Castle Live and Other Tales (Live album) Keyboards
2020 This Human Equation (Single) Hammond organ, Piano
2020 Talk of the Town (EP) Hammond organ, Piano
2020 Transitus Hammond organ, Piano
(show all)

Blind Guardian

2020 Merry Xmas Everybody (Single) Keyboards
2021 Deliver Us from Evil (Single) Keyboards (track 3)
2022 The God Machine Keyboards (track 5)


2009 Universal Justice Keyboards

Cirrha Niva

2009 For Moments Never Done Keyboards (tracks 3, 4, 6)


2005 Oracle Keyboards


2023 After the Storm (Single) Orchestration
2023 Unleash the Siren (Single) Orchestration
2024 A Symphonic Tragedy (Single) Orchestration

Dream Ocean

2018 Lost Love Symphony Orchestrations, Keyboard arrangements

End of the Dream

2015 All I Am Keyboards
2017 Until You Break Keyboards

Engine of Pain

2004 Here Is the Pain! (EP) Samples
2007 I Am Your Enemy Samples (tracks 1, 9)


2014 The Quantum Enigma Vocals (choirs) (CD2), Percussion (additional) (CD2)
2014 The Quantum Enigma Vocals (choirs) (CD2), Percussion (additional) (CD2)
2014 The Quantum Enigma Vocals (choirs) (CD2), Percussion (additional) (CD2)
2016 The Holographic Principle Samples, Effects
2017 The Solace System (EP) Samples
2018 Beyond the Matrix: The Battle (Single) Vocals (choirs) (backing)
2019 Design Your Universe Percussion (CD2), Vocals (backing) (CD2)
2021 Omega Congas

Expedition Delta

2008 Expedition Delta Keyboards (solo on track 5), Keyboards (first solo on track 10)

Freak Neil Inc.

2005 Characters Keyboard (lead) (tracks 5, 7, 9, 10)


2009 System Overload Keyboards (lead) (tracks 5, 11), Keyboards (additional) (tracks 7, 9)


2018 Dhyana Keyboard solo (track 10)


2016 Uprise Piano (track 13)


2005 With a Neoshine (EP) Keyboards


2016 Dead Sun Keyboards

Off the Cross

2018 Era (EP) Grand piano, Organ
2021 Enjoy It While It Lasts Keyboards, Grand piano


2023 Interludium (Compilation) Orchestration, Additional programming, Vocals (choirs)


2015 Disciples of the Sun Orchestrations (track 1)

Reign of the Architect

2013 Rise Keyboards (track 7)


2010 ReVamp Keyboards, Grand piano
2013 Wild Card Keyboards (additional), Samples (additional)

Shattered Vessels

2023 In Silence (Single) Piano (solo)


2010 When Worlds Collide Keyboard solo (track 10)

Star One

2003 Live on Earth (Live album) Keyboards
2010 Victims of the Modern Age Keyboards (tracks 2, 3, 5, 8)
2021 Lost Children of the Universe (Single) Keyboards
2021 Fate of Man (Single) Keyboards
2021 Prescient (Single) Hammond
2022 Revel in Time (Single) Hammond
2022 Revel in Time Hammond (lead) (CD1 track 9; CD2 track 9)

Temple of Sin

2008 OHM Keyboards

The Gentle Storm

2015 The Diary Grand piano, Keyboards


2012 Neverworld's End Keyboards, Orchestrations, Programming
2014 Sacrificium Keyboards, Programming
2017 Theater of Dimensions Keyboards, Narration (track 13)


2008 Burn It Away (EP) Keyboards (Tracks 2,4)


2018 Here We Go Again (Single) Mixing
2019 Sleeping Alone (Single) Mixing
2019 Flor d'elixir Mixing

After Forever

2005 Remagine Engineering, Producer, Recording (synths, instruments), Arrangements (orchestral, choir)
2006 Mea Culpa (Compilation) Recording (CD2 tracks 11-17)
2007 Energize Me (Single) Conductor (choir), Engineering, Arrangements (choir, orchestral)
2007 After Forever Conductor (choir), Engineering (keyboards), Arrangements (choir, orchestral)

Another Messiah

2005 Dark Dreams, My Child Engineering, Producer, Mixing, Mastering


2005 Come Back to Me (Single) Producer (track 4)
2008 01011001 Engineering (assistant)
2016 The Theater Equation (Video) Director (music)
2018 Ayreon Universe - Best of Ayreon Live (Live album) Producer
2018 Ayreon Universe - Best of Ayreon Live (Video) Producer
2020 Electric Castle Live and Other Tales (Live album) Producer

Blind Guardian

2020 Merry Xmas Everybody (Single) Mixing, Engineering
2021 Deliver Us from Evil (Single) Engineering (track 3), Mixing (tracks 1, 3)
2022 The God Machine Mixing


2004 Demo (Demo) Mastering
2005 Oracle Producer, Mixing, Mastering

Demons & Wizards

2020 III Recording (choir), Engineering


2023 After the Storm (Single) Producer, Co-songwriting
2023 Unleash the Siren (Single) Producer
2024 A Symphonic Tragedy (Single) Producer


2016 Tecnocracia Mastering

End of the Dream

2015 All I Am Engineering, Mixing, Producer, Arrangements
2017 Until You Break Engineering, Mixing, Producer, Arrangements


2009 Design Your Universe Engineering (piano)
2012 Forevermore (Collaboration) Arrangements
2014 The Essence of Silence (Single) Producer
2014 Unchain Utopia (Single) Producer
2014 The Quantum Enigma Arrangements (vocal lines co-writing), Producer, Engineering, Editing, Arrangements (orchestral)
2015 Live at the AB (Single) Mixing
2016 The Holographic Principle Arrangements (orchestral), Co-mixing, Engineering, Arrangements (vocal lines co-writing), Co-producer, Editing, Recording
2017 The Solace System (Single) Recording, Mixing, Mastering
2017 The Solace System (EP) Arrangements (orchestral), Recording, Mixing, Mastering
2017 Epica vs. Attack on Titan Songs (EP) Arrangements (orchestral), Engineering, Editing, Mixing, Producer
2018 Beyond the Matrix: The Battle (Single) Songwriting, Engineering, Mixing, Editing, Producer
2019 Design Your Universe Engineering, Mixing, Producer (CD2)
2020 Abyss of Time (EP) Songwriting (tracks 1, 2, 3, 5)
2021 Omega Engineering, Editing, Mixing, Producer
2021 Omega Alive (Live album) Mixing
2021 Omega Alive (Video) Mixing
2022 The Final Lullaby (Single) Producer, Engineering, Editing, Mixing
2022 The Great Tribulation (Single) Producer, Engineering, Editing, Mixing
2022 The Alchemy Project (EP) Editing, Producer, Mixing, Engineering
(show all)


2014 Pendular Producer, Mixing, Recording, Engineering (drums, guitars, synths, vocals)

Even Flow

2019 Mother (EP) Mixing, Mastering

Ex Libris

2018 Ann - Chapter 1 - Anne Boleyn (EP) Recording, Mixing, Producer
2019 Ann - Chapter 2 - Anastasia Romanova (EP) Producer, Recording, Mixing
2019 Ann - Chapter 3 - Anne Frank (EP) Mixing, Producer, Recording
2019 Ann (A Progressive Metal Trilogy) (Compilation) Recording, Mixing, Producer

Freak Neil Inc.

2005 Characters Mixing, Producer


2005 Heading for the Abyss (Demo) Mastering


2022 Unidentified Mass (Single) Mixing


2009 System Overload Recording (keyboards, drums), Producer (keyboards, drums), Mixing
2014 Serenades of the Netherworld Mixing


2023 Wederkeer Mixing, Producer

Knight Area

2014 Hyperdrive Mixing
2017 Heaven and Beyond Mixing
2019 D-Day Mixing
2022 D-Day II: The Final Chapter Mixing


2014 Dissonance Recording, Mixing, Mastering, Producer


2023 Gaze (Single) Producer, Mixing
2023 Ways (Single) Mixing, Producer
2023 Malevolent (EP) Producer, Mixing


2014 Antagonise Editing, Mixing, Arrangements (vocal lines), Producer, Arrangements (additional)
2018 Dhyana Engineering, Editing, Mixing, Producer, Orchestrations (additional)
2018 Undercurrent (EP) Engineering, Editing, Mixing, Producer


2011 The Quiet Resistance Recording (keyboards), Mixing, Mastering, Producer, Arrangements (keyboards)
2012 Pure: Live @ P3 - Remixed and Remastered (Live album) Remastering
2019 White Flag Mixing, Producer


2016 Ikarus (Single) Producer, Mixing
2016 Serpentine (Single) Producer, Mixing
2016 Dead Sun Producer, Mixing

Picture of the Moon

2007 Ageless Day (EP) Producer


2018 The Sacrament of Sin Recording (choir), Score (choir), Programming (additional), Recording (choir), Arrangements (choir), Arrangements (orchestral, choir)
2020 Best of the Blessed (Compilation) Mixing
2021 Call of the Wild Score (choir), Recording, Recording (choir), Arrangements (orchestral, choir), Programming (additional)
2022 Sainted by the Storm (Single) Mixing (track 3), Recording
2022 The Monumental Mass: A Cinematic Metal Event (Live album) Orchestration
2022 My Will Be Done (Single) Recording, Mixing
2023 Interludium (Compilation) Mixing (tracks 1, 3, 5), Recording, Choir score


2010 ReVamp Co-mixing, Engineering (keyboards, synthesizer, strings), Co-songwriting, Producer, Arrangements (choir, strings)
2013 Wild Card Co-songwriting, Engineering, Mixing, Engineering (vocals, choir, additional keyboards)

Shattered Vessels

2023 Exile (EP) Mixing
2023 In Silence (Single) Mastering, Mixing


2023 Event Horizon Producer

Snakes and Sirens

2004 House of Horror (Demo) Producer

Sound Storm

2016 Vertigo Editing, Mixing, Mastering
2018 To the Stars (Single) Mastering, Mixing

Sphere of Souls

2006 From the Ashes... Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering, Songwriting (track 13), Lyrics (track 13)

Star One

2021 Lost Children of the Universe (Single) Mastering
2021 Fate of Man (Single) Mastering
2021 Prescient (Single) Mastering
2022 Revel in Time (Single) Mastering
2022 Revel in Time Mastering

Stream of Passion

2005 Embrace the Storm Transcriptions cello
2009 The Flame Within Producer, Recording (grand piano, keyboards, solo violin, vocals), Co-mixing, String arrangements
2011 Darker Days Producer, Mixing, Mastering, String arrangements, Co-songwriting (tracks 1-10, 13, 14)
2014 A War of Our Own (Single) Producer, Songwriting, Recording (drums, strings, vocals), Mixing, Mastering
2014 A War of Our Own Co-songwriting, Producer, Recording (vocals, drums, strings)
2016 Memento (Video) Mixing, Mastering
2023 The Hunter (Single) Producer
2023 Beautiful Warrior (EP) Producer, Mixing, Songwriting

Sun Caged

2003 Sun Caged Producer

The Loudest Silence

2023 The Core (Single) Producer, Mixing


2012 Exile Recording (violin) (track 2)


2008 Paradox (EP) Producer

Urizen Society

2023 Solium Ardens: The Ring of Coagula Σ​​​Υ​​​Μ Editing, Mixing (tracks 2, 3, 5, 6)
2023 Solium Ardens: The Ring of Coagula Editing, Mixing (tracks 2, 3, 5, 6)


2023 Archangel (Single) Mastering, Mixing


2022 Een verloren verhaal Recording, mixing


2017 In This Moment We Are Free - Cities Songwriting, Recording, Mixing, Producer
2017 The Mermaid and the Horseman (Single) Mixing, Recording, Producer


2012 Neverworld's End Sound design
2014 Sacrificium Producer, Recording, Engineering
2015 Fire & Ashes (EP) Songwriting (tracks 1-3), Mixing, Producer, Recording
2017 Theater of Dimensions Mixing, Producer, Songwriting, Recording
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