Johnny Longshot promo- Ska band performance- April 2021


Johnny Longshot- Ska Band- Song ‘Misery’


Beat Factor Drum Group Promo- March 2021 Pop UP Park, Point Cook








Rod in the Media Press:

Feel the Beat-‘Star Weekly’ article on Drum Class and performance-2021

Feel the beat

Rod, special guest judge with Luc and Simon from Cranbourne Music- RockFest 2019

Jamaican Music Festival- 2019

Montreal Jazz Festival- 2019- Seeing and meeting members of Steel Pulse, legendary reggae band.

Article in Star Weekly 2018

Rhythms of the World- Article ‘Star Weekly’- 2018– Promoting Beat Factor Music Activities

Photo and article from ‘The Herald Sun’ – Commonwealth Games Media Launch – Federation Square – Melbourne 2006

Past performances at some of Melbourne’s main events

African Drumming-Moomba Festival

Moomba Float

Drumming up a storm at The Fringe Festival – Melbourne

Samba Drum Ensemble – Brunswick Street Festival- Melbourne


Testing Drums for rehearsals with STRIKE Percussion Ensemble from New Zealand- Commonwealth Games Melbourne – 2006

Preparing for Rehearsals for Commonwealth Games Entertainment – Melbourne 2006

Rod on Drum-kit – Soul Band – Hamer Hall – Arts Centre

AFL Grand Final Parade – Melbourne – Batacuda Drum Ensemble

Sega Music- Drum & Dance

Mestiso- Three piece Percussion Group- Performing at Summation- Multicultural Event – Sandown Park Racecourse

Mestiso- Three piece Percussion Group – Performing at Federation Square – Melbourne – La Faya Festival

Mestiso- Three piece Percussion Group- roving in Pier St, Altona Beach – Bayside Festival


Music Lessons in Drums, Bass & Guitar. 'Move to the Beat'