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I have been traveling abroad to play music for a few decades now and I’m always thrilled to visit a new land. My trip to Haiti is proving to be particularly special already. I’m been fortunate to be invited to...
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The month of May is here and it’s drum month once again! Long & Mcquade stores have a plethora of drum clinic events throughout the month in most locations across Canada. I’ll be doing five clinics at five Long &...
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Last March I went over to Europe for four shows. He was really trying out a few new approaches to his music. It was really great! I went over with Mark Peterson. It’s always great playing Mark and Blood. It’s...
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About a month ago I played a benefit concert in Cobourg, Ontario for a very dear friend of mine. She has a very rare and difficult auto immune disease and it is really making her life difficult. She is also...
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Last month I had the pleasure of meeting a rather remarkable young lady. Her name is Carly Fleischmann and she taught me a great deal. The street behind the house in which I grew up had a family with a...
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Last April I had the honour of being invited to Woodshed Percussion, which is the headquarters for Dream Cymbals, in Toronto. They filmed me for a promotional campaign called “Live from the Woodshed”and we had an absolute blast! While speaking...
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May is international drum month and the Long and Mcquade chain music stores is featuring many drummers from across Canada. I am fortunate to be representing Sonor drums, Dream Cymbals, Vic firth sticks, and Remo drum heads on a small...
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Hello everyone: I hope this little update finds you all happy and, especially, healthy! It’s been well over three years since I last communicated with you and I do apologize for that. However I had an extremely good reason for...
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It’s another amazing day, and another new and exciting project called ‘On Topic’ has come to life while on what is my life’s journey. I see life as though it has been an adventure that has been separated into two...
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I have been teaching privately out of my own drum studio for a little over ten years. It has been a truly rewarding experience and I’ve had the opportunity to teach and, in some cases, mentor a wide variety of...
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