“The Stoic Drummer” now available!

Excited to announce the release of "THE STOIC DRUMMER" book on MAY 4th. I worked on the book last summer. It combines my study of Stoicism and love of drumming. My aim is to keep contributing to our incredible drumming community. Truly grateful for the support from my family, my Revival family and everyone that... Continue Reading →

Afternoon at HALFLING Recording Studios

Had a great experience recording at the multi-use, artist space HALFLING Studios. Huge thanks to Adam Lee (engineer) and Chris Funk (Decemberists) for hosting. The space was created by music, art lover and visionary Sandy Bodecker.  Bodecker started with Nike 35 years ago as a footwear wear-test coordinator and eventually went on to lead Nike’s first... Continue Reading →

“The Stoic Drummer” Book Release

Excited to announce the upcoming release of my first book "THE STOIC DRUMMER'. Written this past summer, it combines my study of the Stoicism philosophy and drumming. Two things that are so important in my life. Honor to have had the foreword written by one of my favorite humans and drummers Billy Martin (Medeski, Martin... Continue Reading →

NEW EP by 1939 ENSEMBLE “BEATS & SAINTS”

Available Now at 1939ensemble.com Since its inception, the music of Portland, Oregon’s 1939 Ensemble has always explored the relationship between rhythm and melody. On the quartet’s new EP Beats & Saints, that connection — between pulse and phrase — is turned inside out. The record finds multi-instrumentalists José Medeles, David Coniglio, Josh Thomas, and Knate... Continue Reading →

OPB: State of Wonder: 1939 Ensemble

The Dark, Lovely Sounds of the 1939 Ensemble Portland-based 1939 Ensemble is not just a jazz group. Their atypical beats slowly build momentum, creating an ominous wave of sound that is both unsettling and delightful, sounding like a bunch of jazz musicians were tasked to write a post-rock soundtrack for an edgy cop show. With... Continue Reading →

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