Name: Assaf ‘Mufassa’ Markowitz
 Date of birth: 21.9.91 
Place of birth: Rishon Lezion, Israel 
Former bands: Canine, some rock/metal/jazz bands 
Instrument: Drums 
Second instruments: Saxophone, piano, guitar, bass guitar 
Equipment:Cymbals: Zildjian 22′ K custom ride, Sabian china, 18″ HHX Evolution crash, 17″ AAX Fast crash, Soultune 14″ custom brilliant hi hats
Tama Iron Cobra Double pedal
Mapex drums kit
Favorite meal: Sushi and Italian pizza / pasta 
Favorite drink: a real orange juice one 
Favorite bands: Iron Maiden, Tool, Dream theater, Ayreon, Amorphis, Nightwish, Moonspell, Trans Siberian Orchestra, Symphony X, Opeth, Orphaned Land, Sum 41, Kamelot, Dark Tranquility, Devin Townsend, Camel 
Favorite albums: Iron Maiden – The Number of the Beast, Pain of Salvation – the Perfect Element pt I, Tool – Lateralus, Symphony X – the divine wings of tragedy , Yes – close to the edge, Rush – 2112, Ayreon – the human equation 
Favorite musicians: Gasualdo, Mahler, Beethoven, Edgar Varese, Bach, Arijen Anthony Lucassen, Dany Carrey, Tony williams, Art Blakey, Niel Peart, Thelonius Monk 
Hobbies: Social activism, Meditation, Dharma, Painting, swimming 
Favorite movies: the Truman Show, School of Rock, Guardians of the Galaxy, Talk to Her 
5 favorite Desert songs:
Imperial Eagle
Son of a Star
Massada will never fall
Victims of the light
Release me
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