award winning musician  •  documentary filmmaker    •  photographer   •  audio/video engineer  •  graphic design 

* 2020/2021 Shows Cancelled for obvious reason


December 13, 2018        Toronto, CAN        The Painted Lady 8pm

August 25, 2018            London, UK        The Hideaway

August 24, 2018            London, UK        The Castle Inn    

August 24, 2018            Doncaster, UK        House Concert 3pm

August 23, 2018            London, UK                    House Concert

August 21, 2018            Salisbury, UK        Bourne Hill Wiltshire Council 1pm

February 2, 2016         Toronto, Canada        Horseshoe Tavern 

December 11, 2015     Toronto, Canada        The Burdock

October 18, 2015     Toronto, Canada        MOD Club

October 17, 2015     Toronto, Canada        Brooklyn Bar

October 16, 2015     Toronto, Canada        The Silver Dollar

August 23, 2015     Toronto, Canada        The Piston

August 22, 2015     Ottawa, Canada        Raw Sugar Café

August 19, 2015     Belle River, Canada        Old Belle River Church

August 18, 2015     Charlottetown, Canada    Baba’s Lounge

August 17, 2015     Halifax, Canada    The Company House

August 15, 2015     St. Andrews, Canada    Sunbury Shores

August 13, 2015     Moncton, Canada        Plan B    

August 12, 2015     Fredericton, Canada    Three Sisters Café

August 10, 2015     Montreal, Canada        Bar Pub St. Denis

August 8, 2015     Kingston, Canada        Musiikki Café

June 21, 2015     Brantford, Canada    Station Gallery    

June 19, 2015     Toronto, Canada    Free Times Cafe

June 12, 2015     Toronto, Canada    Hunters Landing

June 8, 2015     Prague, Czech Republic    Rybanaruby    

June 7, 2015     Prague, Czech Republic         Red Room    

June 6, 2015     Zittau, Germany         Wächterhaus    

June 5, 2015     Berlin, Germany         House Concert

June 1, 2015     Copenhagen, Denmark    The Barking Dog

May 31, 2015     Copenhagen, Denmark    Rahuset

May 30, 2015     Odense, Denmark         Havnekulturfestival

May 29, 2015     Malmö, Sweden    House Concert

May 28, 2015     Amsterdam, Netherlands        Café Skek

May 26, 2015     Amsterdam, Netherlands        House Concert

February 12, 2014 CFMU FM Hamilton, Canada 9:20am Interview / Song Premiere

April 24, 2014 Bunk Bar Reykjavik, Iceland 9:00 pm EUROPE TOUR 2014

April 25, 2014 Studentakjallarinn Reykjavik, Iceland 10:00 pm EUROPE TOUR 2014

May 1, 2014 Græni Hatturinn Akuryeri, Iceland 9:00 pm EUROPE TOUR 2014

May 3, 2014 The Barking Dog Copenhagen, Denmark 7:00 pm EUROPE TOUR 2014

May 4, 2014 Rahuset Copenhagen, Denmark 9:00 pm EUROPE TOUR 2014

May 7, 2014 Freundlisch und Kompetent Hamburg, Germany 8:00 pm EUROPE

May 9, 2014 Scheinbar Berlin, Germany 10:00 pm EUROPE TOUR 2014

with Andrew White, Simeon Ross, Ryan Isojima, and Bradley Trauzzi.

Scott Johnson Concert

June 25, 2014 Free Times Cafe Toronto, Canada 8:00 pm In Memory of

Private Event

August 16, 2014 House Concert Toronto, Canada 9:00 pm

Love for Len Charity Concert. With Bradley Trauzzi and more TBA.

November 22, 2014 Firkin on Yonge Toronto, Canada 6:00 pm

April 24, 2013 Ein-Stein Toronto, Canada 9:00 pm

May 11, 2013 Cameron House Toronto, Canada 9:00 pm MUSIC CITY NORTH FESTIVAL

June 3, 2013 Nice N Sleazy Glasgow, Scotland 10:00 pm

Acoustic Edinburgh Showcase

June 6, 2013 Jazz Bar Edinburgh, Scotland 9:00 pm

Opening for Dear John and Thomas Aram

June 7, 2013 Jet Lounge Amsterdam, Netherlands 10:00 pm

with Kid Sublime

June 8, 2013 Café Cox Amsterdam, Netherlands 10:00 pm

June 9, 2013 De Kat In De Winjgaert Amsterdam, Netherlands 5:00 pm

June 11, 2013 Mauerpark Berlin, Germany 8:00 pm

June 13, 2013 Wächterhaus Zittau, Germany 8:00 pm

Performing with Michael Gückel

June 14, 2013 Alte Baeckerei Großhennersdorf, Germany 9:00 pm

June 15, 2013 Alter Bahnhof Hof, Germany 9:30 pm

June 26, 2013 Free Times Café Toronto, Canada 9:30 pm

With Simeon Ross, Ryan Isojima, and Sigrun Stella

In Memoriam show for Radiohead drum technician Scott Johnson.

July 6, 2013 Georgian Triangle Music Festival Wasaga Beach, Canada 1:00 pm

July 26, 2013 Baltimore House Hamilton, Canada 9:00 pm Playing guitar with Shoot The Image

July 29, 2013 Camp Norman Ingram North York, Canada 12:00 pm

August 3, 2013 The Garrison Toronto, Canada 10:00 pm Playing guitar with Shoot The Image

November 3, 2013 3030 Dundas West Toronto, Canada 7:00 pm  With Crook, Vincent Colbert, and the Danger Bees

From Toronto to Uganada - A Fundraiser presented by Mosaic, Playing guitar with Shoot The Image

November 8, 2013 Baltimore House Hamilton, Canada 9:00 pm Playing

December 24, 2013 House Concert Oshawa, Canada 10:00 pm

December 6, 2012 : The Horseshoe - Toronto, Canada : 11pm (doors at 9pm) The Horseshoe 65th Anniversary Party 

- playing guitar with Shoot The Image

- playing guitar with Mr. & Mrs. Fox. BUY TICKETS

November 21, 2012 : El Mocambo, Toronto, Canada : 8:30pm Opening for Neverending White Lights

September 13, 2012 : El Mocambo - Toronto, Canada : 9pm - playing guitar with Shoot The Image

August 29, 2012 : Rivoli - Toronto, Canada : 9pm - playing guitar with Mr. & Mrs. Fox

May 25, 2012 : Steam Whistle Brewery - Toronto, Canada : 8pm

May 19, 2012 : Loft - Berlin, Germany : 7pm

May 19, 2012 : Melanchthonkirche - Berlin, Germany : 1pm

May 14, 2012 : Kiss The Sky - London, England : 9pm

May 13, 2012 : Bloc - Glasgow, Scotland : 9:30pm

December 15, 2011 : Supermarket, Toronto - with Shoot The Image : 10pm

November 30, 2011 : The Painted Lady, Toronto - acoustic performance : 9pm

November 19, 2011 : The Rivoli, Toronto - with Shoot The Image : 10pm

November 16, 2011 : The Sound Academy, Toronto - with Shoot The Image for Abor Live : 7:30pm

November 11, 2011 : Delta Upsilon, Toronto - War Music film screening and performance : 8pm

October 24, 2011 : Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow, UK : 9pm - with Paul Massie

September 15, 2011 : The Piston, Toronto - with Shoot The Image : 9pm

August 28, 2011 : The Opera House, Toronto * - With Tonight's The Night

August 16, 2011 : Elmsley Hall, Toronto - 7:00pm

August 6, 2011 : 36 Chambers - Vacant Spaces, Toronto - with Shoot The Image : 10pm

July 29, 2011 : Lee's Palace, Toronto - with Shoot The Image : 10pm

July 21, 2011 : El Mocambo, Toronto : 9pm *

July 7, 2011 : L'Hemisphere Gauche, Montreal - Opening for Gruve : 9pm

July 1, 2011 : Pappas Billards, Peterborough - Canada Day Show : 9pm

June 28, 2011 : Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto - with Shoot The Image : 9pm

June 27, 2011 : The Spill, Peterborough - Opening for Gruve: 9pm

June 23, 2011 - The Garrison, Toronto - Opening for Gruve : 9pm

May 27, 2011 : Rivoli, Toronto - with Shoot The Image : 9:30pm

May 24, 2011 : The Painted Lady, Toronto - with Shoot The Image : 9pm

May 14, 2011 : MOD Club, Toronto - with Shoot The Image : 11pm

April 15, 2011 : Wrong Bar, Toronto - with Shoot The Image, Fast Romantics, Secret Broadcast : 9pm

December 18, 2010 : Liberty Street Cycelry, Toronto - with Gruve and Kori Pop : 9pm

July 27, 2010 - Norman Ingram, Toronto - 1:00pm

July 7, 2010 - Arlos, Sandpoint, Idaho - 7:00pm - playing with 'Mary Simon'

July 1, 2010 - Vancouver, BC - 3:00pm - playing with 'Mary Simon'

June 29, 2010 - AXE Music Store, Calgary, Alberta - playing with 'Mary Simon'

May 31, 2010 - BOX, Glasgow, UK - 9:30pm

March 18, 2010 - Maggie May, Glasgow, UK - singing with 'Codeen'

March 15, 2010 - The 13th Note, Glasgow, UK - singing with 'Codeen'

January 14, 2010 - WAR MUSIC - Toronto Film Premiere - The Revue Cinema 7:00pm

January 13, 2010 - WAR MUSIC - Toronto Film Premiere - The Revue Cinema 7:00pm

December 17, 2009 - ABC 2, Glasgow, Uk - singing with 'Codeen'

December 15, 2009 - The 13th Note, Glasgow, UK - singing with 'Codeen'

December 13, 2009 - Maggie May, Glasgow, UK - under "The Autumn Winter Collection" - 7:40pm

November 4, 2009 - The 13th Note, Glasgow, UK - with Paul Massie - 9pm POPPYSCOTLAND BENEFIT

September 6, 2009 - Nice 'N Sleazy, Glasgow, UK - with Paul Massie

August 28, 2009 - The Classic Grand: Glasgow, UK - with Paul Massie - 9pm

August 6, 2009 - The Twisted Wheel: Glasgow, UK - with Paul Massie - 8pm

July 2, 2009 - Mitzi's Sister: Toronto, Canada - with Gruve, Mary Simon, and Simeon Ross - 9pm

June 24, 2009 - War Music, Family And Friends Screening, The Revue Cinema, Toronto 7pm

June 20, 2009 - Neutral, Toronto - playing with Simeon Ross NXNE Showcase

June 11, 2009 - The Drake, Toronto - Simeon Ross CD Release Party

May 22, 2009 - Mitzi's Sister, Toronto - playing with Simeon Ross and Solo

May 14, 2009 - Free Times Cafe, Toronto - with Mary Simon

October 17, 2008 - Charlie West, Hamilton : SOCS Charity Concert 9pm

August 28, 2008 - Holy Joe's, Toronto: 10:00pm - playing lead guitar

July 25, 2008 - Justin's, St. Charles: 9:00pm

July 11, 2008 - Camp Norman Ingram, Toronto : 11:00am

June 15, 2008 - Holy Joe's, Toronto - NORTH BY NOT EASY MUSIC FESTIVAL

May 10, 2008 - C'est What, Toronto w/Simeon Ross, Deana Sumanac, and more...

April 10, 2008 - Union, Ayr : Scotland w/Guests

PREMIERE : 8:00PM

April 9, 2008 - Lecture Theatre, Ayr, Scotland : WAR MUSIC WORLD

April 9, 2008 - Ayr Radio 107.5 FM, Ayr, Scotland : 3:00PM

April 6, 2008 - The Globe, Aberdeen, Scotland : w/Paul Massie - 9:30PM

April 3, 2008 - BBC Radio Scotland, Glasgow, Scotland

March 6, 2008 - Holy Joes, Toronto : Canadian Music Week 2008 : 1am

March 5, 2008 - Charlie West, Hamilton : SOCS Charity Concert, more details 10pm

February 23, 2008 - C'est What?: Toronto, Canada - 9:30pm

December 1, 2007 - C'est What?: Toronto, Canada - 9:00pm $6 w/Simeon Ross, Kris Ward

November 30, 2007 - Manor Gardens : Ottawa, Canada - 7:30pm $6 w/Simeon Ross

September 22, 2007 - C'est What? : Toronto, Canada WAR MUSIC FUNDRAISER

July 15, 2007 - Clinton's : Toronto, Canada

May 25, 2007 - Werkhaus : Munich, Germany

May 22, 2007 - Monkey Chews : London, England

May 21, 2007 - Nice N Sleazy : Glasgow, Scotland 9:30 pm

May 19, 2007 - Symposium : Peterhead, Scotland 9:00pm

May 17, 2007 - Union : Ayr, Scotland 10:00pm

May 17, 2007 - BBC Radio : Edinburgh, Scotland 8:15 EST

May 12, 2007 - C'est What? : Toronto, Canada 9:00 pm w/Simeon Ross

September 20, 2008 The Union, Ayr, Scotland

May 19, 2006 - The Union, Ayr, Scotland - w/Deception Policy and Craig Ward

April 12, 2006 - Union, Ayr, Scotland

February 10, 2006 - Union, Ayr, Scotland

October 19, 2005 - The Union, Ayr, Scotland

August 24, 2005 - Clinton's Toronto

July 27, 2005 - Cameron's House, Toronto - Opening for Autumneve

July 1, 2005 - Ontario Place, Toronto - HBC Run For Canada

May 29, 2005 - Centre Island, Toronto - Nike RunTO Music Tent

April 21, 2005 - Rivoli, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

December 11, 2004 - El Mocambo, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross) December 30, 2004 - Rivoli, Toronto

Novermber 13, 2004 - Hart House (Great Hall), Toronto - With Emm Gryner, Matthew Barber, Peter Katz

November 4, 2004 - Clinton's, Toronto - With Kate Rogers, Pamela Brennen, and Christine Lee

October 27, 2004 - Sick Kids Hospital, Toronto - United Way Benefit

October 15, 2004 - Alphabet Lounge, New York - CMJ Showcase

October 4, 2004 - 89.5 CIUT, Toronto - Radio Interview

September 24, 2004 - Clinton's, Toronto

September 17, 2004 - Seedys, Edmonton (playing with Simeon Ross)

September 17, 2004 - The Big Breakfast TV Show, Edmonton (playing with Simeon Ross)

September 11, 2004 - The Night Gallery Cabaret, Calgary (playing with Simeon Ross)

August 28, 2004 - Holy Joes, Toronto

August 6, 2004 - The Pyramid, Winnipeg (playing with Simeon Ross)

July 21, 2004 - Free Times Cafe, Toronto - With Linda M, Alison Solo

July 2, 2004 - El Mocambo, Toronto

July 1, 2004 - Free Times Cafe, Toronto

June 18, 2004 - 360, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

June 18, 2004 - Nathan Phillps Square, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

June 17, 2004 - Holy Joe's, Toronto

June 10, 2004 - Free Times Cafe - NXNE Showcase

May 22, 2004 - Clydes, Montreal (playing with Simeon Ross)

May 18, 2004 - The Townehouse, Sudbury - Opening for Sara Rodrigues

May 13, 2004 - Clinton's, Toronto - CD Release Party for "Missing April"

May 7, 2004 - Black Sheep, Toronto

April 23, 2004 - Rasputin's Folk Cafe, Ottawa

April 7, 2004 - 360, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

March 31, 2004 - Rivoli, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

March 25, 2004 - El Mocambo, Toronto - Opening for Nellie McKay (playing with Simeon Ross)

March 12, 2004 - El Mocambo, Toronto - Smith's Tribute Night (playing with Simeon Ross)

March 5, 2004 - Clinton's, Toronto CMW Showcase (playing with Simeon Ross)

March 4, 2004 - Grossman's Tavern, Toronto CMW Showcase

February 20, 2004 - Oasis, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

February 5, 2004 - Free Times Cafe, Toronto

January 24, 2004 - The Cameron House, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

January 21, 2004 - The Hootch, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

December 30, 2003 - Free Times Care, Toronto

December 18, 2003 - El Mocambo, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross) - Opening for Hush Hush

September 24, 2003 - El Mocambo, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

September 22, 2003 - Free Times Cafe, Toronto

September 10, 2003 - Welcome Back BBQ, Guelph University, Guelph (performing with Project Muse)

August 29, 2003 - Rivoli, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

August 9, 2003 - Papa's, Toronto (performing with Project Muse)

July 4, 2003 - Rivoli, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

June 14, 2003 - The Oasis, Toronto

June 9, 2003 - Nathan Phillips Squade, Toronto (playing with Simeon Ross)

April 25, 2003 - The Winchestar, Toronto

February 15, 2003 - The Oasis, Toronto (CD Release Party for "From The Walls")

December 31, 2002, Darcy McGee's, Ottawa

September 27, 2002 - The Kathedral, Toronto

June 30, 2001 - Ted's Wrecking Yard, Toronto (playing keyboard for Charmer)

March 27, 2001 - Flying Cloud Folk Club [the tranzac], Toronto

January 2, 2001 - Flying Cloud Folk Club [the tranzac], Toronto

August 26, 2000 - Courthouse, Brampton

June 24, 2000 - Free Times Cafe, Toronto

June 6, 2000 - Flying Cloud Folk Club [the tranzac], Toronto








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