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Debut KOMARA album available for pre-order!

Pre-order here: [bandcamp width=350 height=470 album=4154925716 size=large bgcol=333333 linkcol=ffffff tracklist=false] Press release from Innerviews’ Anil Prasad: King Crimson’s Pat Mastelotto has an excellent new industrial ethno-rock band titled KoMaRa, which also includes guitarist David Kollar and trumpeter Paolo Raineri, Their debut, self titled album is about to be released. You can listen to tracks and…

long-overdue update!

Looks like the last blog entry here was about a year ago!  I’ve been keeping busy lately working with Daughtry for almost two years now.  Onreé Gill has been helping out as musical director/consultant over the last year or so and, as programmer, it has been wonderful to have such an incredibly talented and genuinely nice dude…

"A Dead Man on My Back: Shine Honesty Revisted"

new Quiet Company out now!

Quiet Company has released a record which is a newly recorded version of their debut album called “A Dead Man On My Back: Shine Honesty Revisited“.  Also included on the album are two new previously unreleased songs.  I mixed the song “Gun Control Means Using Both Hands”.  Check it out here:   Really glad to…

End of Tour 2

guest blog, new music

I’ve just returned from Mexico City where the last date of the Daughtry & 3 Doors Down tour concluded (I was working with Daughtry as their drum tech and playback engineer).  Here’s a shot taken by Mike Gagnon on-stage at the Mexico City Arena: In other news, I have submitted a guest blog entry to…

Happy New Year!

Looks like it has been a while since I last updated this page. I have been pretty busy with a tour, some production and remix work as well as moving to a new apartment (and then of course there’s Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years shoved in there too). So I’ve been working as drum tech…

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Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness

Today, October 15th, is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day.  I’d like to take a moment to reflect on my own contribution to furthering the awareness of this tragic phenomenon which affects a notable percentage of our population. Upon the first wave of reviews and comments I received when “Same Time Next Life” was…

new website, added content, STNL reviews

I’ve just finished editing a new website using WordPress and I’m really glad I finally got into learning how to use this platform!  I hope you enjoy the new look. I’ve also added a new blog category which I’ll be updating regularly called “Liner Notes”.  In this series, I’ll add my own personal descriptions and…

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new interview, reviews

Here’s an interview with me conducted by Music Street Journal’s G.W. Hill. In other STNL-related news, the album has been receiving some very nice reviews both in the States and in European countries as well. The latest issue of Drumhead Magazine (DH33) has reviewed STNL and features the song “Exterior of a Heart” as part of…

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new STNL remixes available for free!

In promotion for the official release of Same Time Next Life, Markus Reuter and I and I are making available a FREE DOWNLOAD of the song “Exterior of a Heart” which also comes with two remixes of songs from the album “Same Time Next Life”. Previously unheard performances from STNL contributors Alex Dowerk and Eoghan McCloskey are…

on the road

In addition to gearing up for the release of my album Same Time Next Life, I’ve begun work as programmer/ live playback engineer with hip-hop artist Childish Gambino in preparation for his upcoming tour. I’ll be updating from the road for the next several months.  Over the next six weeks I’ll begin posting a new…