Genres:Folk, Kids/Quirky, New Age, Funk, Country - Classic, Electronic - Trip Hop/Downtempo, Electronic - Lounge/Chillout, Electronic - Pop, Electronic - Electro, Jazz - Dixieland/Ragtime, Pop Rock, Pop - Electronic, Alternative Pop, Pop - Adult Contemporary, Specialty - Trailer Music, Specialty - Soundtrack Alternatives, Specialty - Promo Music, Specialty - Military/Marches, Specialty - HumanDrama/Emotions, Specialty - Cinematic, Rock - Roots Rock, Rock - Pop Rock, Rock - New Wave, Rock - Alternative Pop , World - Other, RnB - Classic/Soul
Former drummer for Morrissey (The Smiths) Seven-year tenure as drummer and co-writer. Studio work includes playing drums on the critically acclaimed and Grammy-nominated album 'Your Arsenal' (EMI), as well as 'Southpaw Grammar' (RCA) and 'Maladjusted' (Mercury/Island). Co-wrote ‘Wide to Receive’ for 'Maladjusted', followed by other co-writes with Morrissey, notably, ‘Lost’.
Additionally freelances as a composer, created customized music for advertising clients while meeting the branding demands of multi-national corporations such as Avon, Qatar Gas, JC Penney and Johnson & Johnson. Initiated and implemented the music licensing division for MuseIQ, acted as head of A&R signing numerous independent artists for media licensing opportunities.