2023 Pearl Drums Catalogue

I’m thrilled to share that I have been featured in the 2023 Pearl Drums catalogue. It’s an incredible honor to be recognized alongside my drumming heroes and represent the vibrant Australian drum scene on a global platform. As a young musician, I remember pouring over Pearl Drums catalogues and being captivated by the stunning drum […]

Blue Devils Auditions

In November / December 2022, I was incredibly lucky to be invited to travel to San Francisco to attend the Blue Devils A Corps auditions to document the story of Matthew Ong – one of the first Australian’s to auditions for the A Corps. Upon arriving at the auditions, it immediately felt like home. I […]

National Drumline Camp 2022

That’s a wrap on the 2022 National Drumline Camp and tour! Well, what can I say? It’s been a pretty wild couple of months! The National Drumline Camp hit Perth for the very first time thanks to the hard work of James Chong, I got to work with the incredible Chelsea Levine of Seavine and […]

Victorian State School Spectacular

For a number of years, I had aspired to contribute to the incredible show that is the Victorian State School Spectacular. Having witnessed the exceptional musicianship of former students who had participated, I knew it would be an incredibly fulfilling experience. This year, I finally got to tick this goal of the bucket list! My […]

I’m joining the Top Secret Drum Corps – Holy…!

Ok, so this is something I never in my wildest dreams thought I would get so say… I’m going to be performing with the Top Secret Drum Corps!!! I have been so lucky to have some incredible opportunities over my career, and I have ticked off an insane number of bucket list goals, this one […]

Laneway Festival with What So Not

I’m over the moon to be joining the incredible What So Not at Laneway Festival this weekend. Emoh got in touch to discuss the possibility of incorporating marching drums / drumline into his show and I was stoked to be able to help him achieve this goal. I’ll be working with Emoh to put together […]

Australian Open Mens Final

Since the beginning of January, the one and only Ralph Nader has been an artist in residence with D². We’ve done some super fun stuff together in that time, but one of the most was was definitely performing alongside Aussie Rock icon Sarah Macleod for the Australian Open Men’s Final. My good friend Dayne Lawless […]

Rugby League World Cup Opening Ceremony

This was a big one! On Friday night, I was living out every young musicians’ dream of performing a huge stadium gig alongside some incredible musicians for an internationally televised event – what more could you ask for for?! For the past 3 months I have been working with Gill Minervini (Dark MOFO, Sydney Olympics) […]

BYOS Clip with Harvey Thompson

On Monday the 3rd October, I had an incredible opportunity to record a new BYOS clip featuring the one and only Harvey Thompson (USA) alongside James Chong from Perth, and John Solli, Chloe Lewis, Kim Woon and Michael Hart from D²Drumline. Over the past few years, Ralph and Harvey from BYOS have crafted a name for themselves […]

Gig Report: Mt Buller

Last weekend I had the privilege of performing with the D²Drumline crew at Mt Buller in the Victorian Alps. My role as Musical Director means I don’t often get to perform with the group these days, however this one was an opportunity I could pass up! We decided to channel our inner 80’s children (even though most […]