I'm fortunate to play with the musicians that I do, to be able to place a phone call and ask great players if they would like to make music. I'm happy when friends show up to listen, as they often do, and I'm happy when those friends want to take pictures of the group. I don't post many live recordings so photos become a document of the music.Read More
In a show of solidarity with the #nodapl protestors, composer BC Campbell has released his soundtrack to the documentary Water is Life - Tó éí ’iiná até ahead of the movie's completion. I was very pleased that BC asked me to record percussion on a few of his compositions and am thrilled that the soundtrack is now available for purchase.Read More
"While everyone else seems to take sides in this game of downloadable showmanship, Seattle drummer and composer Brad Gibson’s quietly been making the kind of friendly indie music that builds bridges between jazz and fusion, strands of funky thought and soulful, hip-hop conversation. . . ."Read More
Playing drums with guitarist Marco de Carvalho is an exercise in understatement. Marco and I have known each other for years and the experience of playing with him has been nothing but joyful and informative. . . .Read More
We have lost the artist known as Prince.
Prince's music has served so many different functions for me over the years. My love of his music began with a 7" single of "Kiss" that my dad brought home one day after work. . . .Read More
Drake Vernoy and Co. recorded an EP sometime ago. Another recording session was held and behold! The two sessions were merged into a complete album. I'm stoked with the final results. Kudos to Drake et al for making a great rock and roll album. Here are a few tracks that I'm particularly fond of. . .Read More