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Started drumming at 9, learning from jazz teachers and later from younger 70’s long haired hipsters; learning Hendrix, Stones, BST, Cream, etc. Played in first band at 13; cover bands in college; first original music band at 21; joined Johnny One Note in NYC at 24. Played in Boston with Johnny One Note through the 90’s; moved to Phoenix in ’98. Formed and recorded The Obligations in 2009. Recent projects include Morgan's Bluff, a celtic ska punk original band based here in Phoenix.
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- Nov 25 2017
- Active over 1 month ago
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- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Tend to practice:
- More than 3 times per week
- Available to gig:
- 1 night a week
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Influences and styles have evolved to include: Camper Van Beethoven, Aimee Mann, Elvis Costello, Talking Heads, Robyn Hitchcock, XTC, Frank Sinatra, Death Cab For Cutie, Elbow, Vampire Weekend, Old 97's, Nada Surf, Sly and the Family Stone, Andrew Bird – how’s that for variety?!
I play a 4-piece kit. Ayotte is my main kit. I also have a 60's era Gretsch kit.
Spirit You Away
Spirit You Away Track number: 11 Year: 2009 Album: Dayjob Believer Genre: Alternative
The Obligations, "Dayjob Believer". I'm on drums and I produced the album.
Keep It All In
Keep It All In Track number: 10 Year: 2009 Album: Dayjob Believer Genre: Alternative
From "Dayjob Believer" by The Obligations. Released 2009. I'm on drums and I produced the album.