2012: Moved to the Philadelphia area and am looking for new opportunities in the northeast.
2007-2012: My regular gigs in Nashville were with Joanna Cotten (rhythm and blues/soul) and Blue Mother Tupelo (Americana/Roots/Blues). I’ve also stayed busy as a freelance drummer playing with both major label and independent artists. During my time in Nashville, I’ve played across the US as well as Canada and Switzerland.
2005-2007: The Atlantics – Austin, TX based cover band specializing in corporate parties and weddings. Performed classic rythm and blues to 70s and 80s pop.
During my time in Austin, I’ve also freelanced quite a bit and played with several talented singer/songwriters as well as playing regularly with the “Monster Big Band”.
2001-2003: Worked on both Norwegian and Carnival Cruise Lines as a showband drummer. This job required playing all forms of music from big band jazz to rock and everywhere in between.
1993-1999: Mingo Fishtrap – soul/funk band based originally in Denton, TX, now based out of Austin. Recorded their debut album entitled Succotash (samples on the home page).
1991-1999: Attended and graduated from the University of North Texas with a Bachelor of Music degree.