Q: What has been the most
challenging moment in your career?
A: I’m not sure I could
pinpoint just one moment! The nature of what I do comes with
challenges every day. For me, it’s been fun to learn how to overcome
the challenges and get better and better at facing things as they
come. Life would be really boring with challenges both personally
and professionally, so in some ways, not having any challenges would
be the most challenging thing!
Q: What is your
favorite/most fulfilling moment you had in your
A: As a drummer, one of
the coolest moments was joining my band back in 2008/2009, and then
witnessing the growth and success over the course of the last decade
and more. We’ve come so far, have done so many cool things together,
and it’s left all of us with a massive respect for one another, and
a feeling of achievement that’s unrivaled. One of the things I’m
most excited for is getting back out on tour with my band
(post-pandemic) and just getting to play live music with my best
Q: What experience do you
want to give fans when they listen to your
A: I want them to connect
with the music, lose themselves in it, and truly experience being
present. That’s why I love performing - it’s a real chance to
connect and share in an experience with so many people who are
passionate about the same things I am.
Q: What is your biggest dream
that you have yet to accomplish?
A: I can’t wait until my son gets
to come and see me play live. That’ll be a massive dream come
Q: How has your diet changed,
if at all, as you’ve progressed through your
A: I’ve always tried to
eat well and fuel my body with the best stuff possible, but I also
love to eat whatever I want at the same time, so over the years I’ve
learned more about balance and finding an eating lifestyle that is
sustainable and allows me to be happy and healthy.
Q: How does Wilde fit into your
Wilde Chips have been a game-changer. They’re THE PERFECT snack
between meals, and I never have to feel like I’m eating something
crappy when I crunch on them. Since I bought my first bag they’ve
been a must have in my pantry and they’re a daily snack for both me
and my wife!
your diet vary much while touring vs being at home?
Not really! I try to stay consistent, as eating well in both
scenarios really helps to make for a good lifestyle. That said, one
of my favorite things about touring is getting to try new food,
restaurants, coffee, etc… I just try to balance it all within each
day so I’m eating right for the tasks of the day.
Q: Why Wilde Chips as opposed
to other chip brands?
Chicken! I love chicken, and I love chicken chips! They’re not oily,
they're not crappy potatoes, they’re packed with protein, and I can
feel good after eating them. I’m never bloated or regretful, and
Q: How did you first hear about
Wilde Chips? What did you think about them before and after
you tried them?
A friend of mine told me about them and I knew instantly I needed to
get my hands on a bag. Safe to say I wasn’t disappointed!
Q: At Wilde, our mantra is ‘Be
Bold. Live Wilde-ly”. What does live Wilde-ly mean to
It completely reflects how I live my life! I do what I want, I take
care of myself and others important to me, but I always try to have
fun, take the good with the bad, and make sure I have plenty of
“Wilde” experiences to share with the world!