Biography & Career
Byron started playing drums at the age of 7. He has extensive experience in a variety of musical settings, having had the opportunity to play throughout Australia and internationally. He has performed in many rock, funk, blues, jazz, big band and world music ensembles.
Byron completed a Bachelor degree in Contemporary Music at Southern Cross University and is a versatile, sought-after freelance drummer. He has performed overseas in various bands and as part of an orchestra on Royal Caribbean Cruise ships, performing feature production shows and backing guest entertainers including impressionists from Las Vegas and comedians.
He has played at numerous festivals such as Byron Bay Bluesfest, Woodford Folk Festival, Queenscliff Music Festival and the Memphis International Blues Challenge. He has been a drum teacher for many years and continues to develop his own skills behind the kit with the help of great educators such as David Jones.
Currently based in Melbourne, Byron continues to bring energy, musicality, flexibility, professionalism and showmanship to every performance.
Hardware & Setup
Ludwig Classic Maple Pure White Glass Glitter
18x20 Bass Drum
14x16 Floor Tom
9x12 Tom Tom
8x10 Tom Tom
5x14 Matching Snare