Why Every Musician Should Understand SoundExchange

  In the past year, the one topic that I think I’ve discussed with my clients more than anything else: SoundExchange. Particularly, how much SoundExchange revenues are being paid out and/or missed by artists and producers. In today’s music business, every musician and producer needs to understand and collect all the various streams of revenue […]

100 Episodes of KD and Me!

Two years ago my friend Gary from my local rock station had an idea. He called me and asked me to come on and chat. He suggested we could talk about what was happening in my world. Very casual. We had a load of fun. He called me the next week and we did the […]

My first NPR Interview!!

Words you don’t say very often: I just did an interview on NPR to five million listeners!! Chatted about the hurdles facing Canadian musicians touring the USA. Celebration time in Chicago

Sebastian Bach tour & OBS as the opening act

Our Biggest Tour To Date The biggest tour of our career kicks off in a few months with Sebastian Bach!! Our band, One Bad Son, along with Monte Pittman will be opening for the one and only ex-Skid Row frontman. We are taking the stage during the latter’s second leg of his Home Away From […]

Two Clients in Rolling Stone today!!

Feeling like a proud papa!! Two of my clients were in Rolling Stone Magazine today!! Huge congrats to Colter Wall and Black Mountain Whiskey Rebellion. Celebration time gents   Colter Walls Interview: This small sample of the interview is taken from Rolling Stone. Click here to read the rest of the amazing interview. Back in […]

Fred Gretsch – Wow. Handwritten Letter from

It’s not every day you get a letter from a legend. No, not Taylor Hawkins (that would be cool), but Fred Gretsch, whose name was on the front of my drums for over a decade. Mr. Gretsch had been reading articles on my website! He then up & called me the other day. I gave […]

OBS Plays to 5000 Screaming Hometown Fans

Last night I was led to the stage by my son. I was going to play for 5000 screaming hometown friends. I think it was the greatest feeling in the world! Saskatoon & OBS There is nothing like playing in your hometown and being embraced by the fans who helped you get started. Here is […]

JUNO Winners – The Dead South!!

In case anyone didn’t know, Saskatchewan makes the best music in the world. The world is starting to realize it too. HUGE congrats to my good friends and clients The Dead South on your JUNO. They won the Traditional Roots Album of the Year!!! So proud! Nick Murray did an incredible job writing about this […]

My First Drum Clinic!

I never attended drum clinics. It’s probably because I was too shy or scared or didn’t have the money. So that’s why this – my first ever drum clinic – is aimed at every kid in Saskatoon. No matter what your level. And if you don’t have the experience you can take drum lessons Melbourne […]