Stijn Cools plays the drums in musical projects of large diversity. He enjoys to play improvisation music.
Aside from the drums his musical dedication goes to the percussion instrument udu, and making electronic-based music.
Musical mentors are Bart Defoort, Jeroen Van Herzeele, Billy Hart, Dré Pallemaerts, Stéphane Galland, ...
He plays a.o. with the band Bender Banjax, AG8tet, etc...
In 2010 he received the "Toots Thielemans award".