Megadeth bassist David Ellefson and lead guitarist Dave Mustaine shared pictures on their official Instagram pages with Megadeth drummer Dirk Verbeuren in order to celebrate their bandmate’s 46th birthday.

As many of you may know, Dirk Verbeuren has been widely known for being the drummer of Soilwork with whom he recorded five full-length albums and performed worldwide. However, Verbeuren left Soilwork in 2016 in order to join Megadeth as a full-time member.

For his bandmate’s 46th birthday, David Ellefson shared a picture with Dirk Verbeuren in Beijing on his official Instagram page and celebrated Verbeuren’s birthday via a simple caption.

Here is what David Ellefson said in the caption of his post:

Happy birthday Dirk Verbeuren!!(From the Mongolian Village in Beijing circa 2017).”

Another celebration came from Dave Mustaine as he also shared a picture with ‘his incredible drummer’ on his official Instagram page and celebrated Dirk Verbeuren’s 46th birthday in addition to wishing him a great day.

Here is what Dave Mustaine wrote in the caption of his photo:

Happy birthday to my incredible drummer, and even better friend, Dirk Verbeuren! Hope you’re having a great day, buddy!”

You can see the Instagram posts below.