Brussels-based drummer and composer Antoine Pierre (1992) has become a key figure on the Belgian
jazz scene. Leader of the bands Urbex and Next.Ape but also a pro-active sideman, he is a part of
various important bands on the international scene -a.o. with eminent guitarist Philip Catherine or
with « TaxiWars », the jazz vs. rock experiment led by Tom Barman and Robin Verheyen.
Back from New York in 2015 where he studied for a year after graduating from the Royal Conservatory
of Brussels, Pierre receives the Sabam Jazz Award Young Talent. Later that year, he goes into the studio
to record his first album as a leader, URBEX