Muriel’s Wedding – The Musical

I’m super excited to announce that from Nov 6 through to January 28, I'm going to be playing drums for the Sydney Theatre Company's production of Muriel's Wedding - The Musical.   I'm really looking forward to the opportunity, and the challenge it will no doubt bring....

Evan Klar Barefoot Tour

Doing a couple of shows with Evan Klar to help launch his new single "Barefoot". Hitting Sydney and Melbourne. Check the poster for details!   ...

Why is counting so important?

Here's an awesome video discussing why counting is so important for improving your timing and rhythmic feel. This is from bass player and teacher Adam Neely, who has a Youtube channel with some great lessons covering a variety of topics. It might be focussed more...

Student showcase

Here's one of my past students Benjamin Graham with a compilation video of his playing from cruise ship work he's been doing in the last six months. So awesome to see students like Ben put in the hard work and reap the rewards!   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXmZgS-L9SA&sns=em...

Evan Klar live shows

I'll be playing some shows with new EMI Australia signing Evan Klar this month. We'll be hitting Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne so come down and check it out! In this band there's two drummers playing on a crazy stand up kit so it's going to be...

Christmas drum lesson vouchers are back!

Give the give of sick beats this Christmas.   Know someone who's a tap-aholic? Someone who's always wanted to play the drums but never got around to it? Or maybe you already know a drummer and are stumped about what to buy them for Christmas?   Get them some drum lesson gift...

Mark Guiliana – Exploring Your Creativity on the Drumset

Over the past month or so, I've been getting into the new eBook/video by Mark Guiliana - Exploring Your Creativity on the Drumset. Mark Guiliana is an acclaimed drummer, composer, educator, producer and has recorded and performed with the likes of David Bowie, Meshell Ndegeocello, Gretchen...

Dave Elitch studio visit

I had the pleasure of having Dave Elitch visit my studio today to teach some lessons while he's in town for the Australian Ultimate Drummer's Weekend. Dave is a gun session player based in LA that has worked with the likes of The Mars Volta,...

Sydney Vintage & Custom Drum Expo

I'm looking forward to getting to the Vintage & Custom Drum Expo in Sydney coming up on Sunday August 14. I'll be demoing some gear for The Drum Cartel and also be checking out all the other amazing gear that'll be on show. If you're...

AUDW 2016

The Australian Ultimate Drummer's Weekend 2016 has been announced and there's a huge line up this year! Chris Coleman, Dave Elitch and John Riley are just a few on the names that'll be on the bill. It's always worth checking out so if you're in...