By the time he was 12 years of age Willy was already a regular performer at the Okaihau Country Music Club in New Zealand’s Northland, and by 14 years of age he was performing with a working covers band based in Northland called “Trax”. Since then Willy has gone on to firmly establish himself as one of New Zealand’s top session and live performance drummers. He has toured, recorded and performed with a veritable who’s-who of New Zealand music. Willy prides himself on being a groove player, and sees that as being vital to the drummer’s role within a band.
Willie has been involved in the following Television broadcasts as a drummer:
He has worked for the following Hotels and Clients Internationally:
He has been part of the following bands:
Willie has recorded with the following groups and artists: