Credentials

Accomplishments/Credentials

  • November 2018 drummer for Maitri (jazz fusion) http://www.maitrimusic.com/
  • October 2018 drummer for Last Bison (rock, folk) https://www.thelastbison.com/
  • August 23rd/24th booker/event coordinator/backliner/drummer for Muzo Austin and Dallas TX corporate events featuring grammy winner: Isaiah Sharkey. http://www.isaiahsharkey.com/ and Reverent Few https://thereverentfew.com/
  • April 17th, 2018 studio session at Trace Horse Studio in Nashville TN for Muzo single “American Dream” and Gary Johnstone single “Down In Nashville.”
  • April 2018 Booker and Event Director for Muzo’s American Dream 2018 tour featuring Gary Johnstone http://www.garyjohnstonemusic.com/ and Beth McCarthy.
  • Music coordination for Muzo at MeteorCon (furniture conference) 2017 & 2018.
  • 2017 Band Producer for Emerald Empire Band in Nashville and Memphis https://www.emeraldempireband.com/
  • October 2016 Drummer for UK pop artist Beth McCarthy http://bethmccarthy.co.uk
  • Drummer/MD for Mathien https://www.mathien.com/
  • December 2015 Drum sessions for Swamp Heat full length record. https://www.facebook.com/SwampHeat/
  • August 2014 Earned drum position in Bluewater Kings Corporate/Wedding band http://www.bluewaterkingsband.com
  • February – May 2015 Big Paraid record with 3-time Gold Record producer Sean O’Keefe https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sean_O%27Keefe_(producer)
  • Winter 2013 Studio project with David Blamires (grammy winning guitarist with Pat Metheny) on Patrick Hartman’s debut record https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Blamires
  • March 30th 2013 Big Paraid self-titled debut and record release show at Double Door – Chicago, IL
  • January 2012-September 2013 drummer for Paige DeChausse (American Idol season 9).
  • December 2011 gained endorsement with Vivace stick company
  • January 2009 gained endorsement with Bosphorus cymbal company
  • Nov. 11, 2008 I made it to Guitar Center Drum Off District Finals
  • While at Berklee: magna cum laude honors, won world tour scholarship, made 6 dean’s lists & studied w/ acclaimed drummers:  Tony Smith, Mike Mangini, Terri Lyne Carrington, Bob Tamagni, Dave DiCenso, Yoron Israel, Kenwood Dennard, & Steve Wilkes
  • May 11-21, 2006 recorded album “Tuned In” for Norwegian pop group ‘Playn’ In Oslo, Norway. I worked with the late composer, Frode Thignaeshttp://tinyurl.com/h4yrs5j & legendary sound engineer Jan Erik Kongshaug (Chick Corea, Keith Jarret, Pat Metheny)http://tinyurl.com/hobkazy
  • ·November 2005- December 2011 joined/co-led band Waterstreet. We’ve recorded three albums, opened for: Jackyl, Vince Neal, Santana, Gin Blossoms, The Toadies, Blue Oyster Cult, Tantric, & Parlor Mob.

From Last Bison show October 6th in Charlotte NC.