Albums I've been involved with
|Sarkastodon - Phonomontage (2017)
Musician: Guitar - Aalis (Cover of 'Alice' by Tom Waits)
|Sarkastodon - A Distortion of the 2nd Harmonic (2014)
A very quick and fun session one snowy afternoon playing on some hip-hop and instrumental tracks.
Musician: Guitar - "Scary Ladies" | Bass - "Dark Meat"
|Sherman Downey & The Ambiguous Case - The Sun In Your Eyes (2013)
Winner - 2014 Music NL - Pop/Rock Album of the Year
Winner - 2014 Music NL - SOCAN Songwriter of the Year
Nominated - 2014 Music NL - FACTOR Album of the Year
"Ten songs that tell tales of love and heartbreak, law breaking bandits, and fabled pro-Soviet dancers, all wrapped up in a catchy and folky style." - Lukas Wall (CornerBrooker.com)
|Julia Bentley - Out of Reach (2013)
An album of piano driven pop songs from Toronto based singer and songwriter.
Musician: Guitar (electric & acoustic) / Bass
|The Heavy Horses - Murder Ballads & Other Love Songs (2012)
Nominated - 2013 ECMA - Country Recording of the Year
Nominated - 2013 Music NL - Folk Artist of the Year
"The Heavy Horses are sort of like Johnny Cash meeting Clint Eastwood in a dark alley, mixing the best parts of a dusty country record and an old western movie." - Lukas Wall (CornerBrooker.com)
Musician: Guitars/Vocals/Bass (elec.) | Producer
|Supergod - The Movie (2012) DVD
Good friend & incredible visual and musical artist Patrick Canning released his debut short film under the moniker Supergod! and as a extra bonus included all his previous music videos.
The video for "Merry Christmas (I'm leaving you tonight)" has my first attempt at mandolin playing after borrowing the instrument for a day.
Musician: Mandolin/Bass (bonus track)
|northamorica - feelin' so city (2011)
"feelin’ so city is quite loud despite the lowercase-ness. There is a big focus on the electric guitar and distortion which gives a very surreal feel to all the songs on the album." - Michael Thomas (Grayowl Point Blog)
Musician: Bass/Vocals | Co-Producer
|Despondos - Love & Sleep (2011)
Wrote/arranged some tunes with two friends, called a drummer friend, had one full band rehearsal the day before recording then went into the studio for a few days and made this album.
Musician: Guitar | Co-Producer
|hunting winter - self-titled (2010)
"A haunting and dramatic short player with bare boned but exquisite guitar playing and aching close knit vocal harmonies." - Patrick Canning (The Scope/Throwing Stones At You Blog)
Musician: Guitar/Vocals | Producer | Mastered
|Great Diviners (2010) (Unreleased)
A un-released album on which I was fortunate enough to record along side pedal-steel wizard Bob Egan (Blue Rodeo/Wilco).
|The Evelyn Room - self-titled (2008)
“Brooding and bold, the haunting rock of the Evelyn Room’s Anywhere Than Here is the perfect soundtrack for a dark, introspective night.” - Kelowna Vincent (XM Radio The Verge)
Musician: Bass | Co-Producer
|Two Way Monologues : Mixtape Volume I (2008)
A comp CD from the 'Two Way Monologues' showcase series at Rancho Relaxo in Toronto featuring 15 of the organizers, Dan Wolovick, favourite bands who had played the series.
Track 12 - Coast Guard - Out Like A Light
|Brian Byrne - Tailor Made (2007)
"Tailor Made is what you’d hear coming from a musician who’s been straddling the boundaries of outlaw rock’n’roll and country grit for decades." - Amanda Ash (Exclaim.ca)
|Coast Guard - self-titled (2006)
"With a gift for catchy guitar riffs paired with an infectious power pop sensibility, Coast Guard may be the most fun and upbeat band ever to emerge from St. John's." - Product of Newfoundland Blog