Rockstar Circus

I'm a full time touring Circus Drummer from Pittsburgh. These are some of my experiences and interactions on the road.

#elephant playtime outside my door. My job may possibly be cooler than yours w perks like this. #elephantAppreciationDay #circuslife #circusband #tourlife #tour #rvlife #Rv  (at ShoWare Center)

#elephant playtime outside my door. My job may possibly be cooler than yours w perks like this. #elephantAppreciationDay #circuslife #circusband #tourlife #tour #rvlife #Rv (at ShoWare Center)

Just taking a break from cleaning the inside of the #Rv for the last time to watch the girls play around. Front row seat this week for sights….and smells. Happy #elephantAppreciationDay! #elephant #tourlife #tour #circuslife #washington #kent (at ShoWare Center)

Just taking a break from cleaning the inside of the #Rv for the last time to watch the girls play around. Front row seat this week for sights….and smells. Happy #elephantAppreciationDay! #elephant #tourlife #tour #circuslife #washington #kent (at ShoWare Center)

#cousins visiting the #circus. #circuslife #tourlife #tour  (at Comcast Arena)

#cousins visiting the #circus. #circuslife #tourlife #tour (at Comcast Arena)

Back at it. Only….7(?) weeks left on this #tour? #tourlife #circus #circuslife #circusband #drummer #arena  (at Comcast Arena)

Back at it. Only….7(?) weeks left on this #tour? #tourlife #circus #circuslife #circusband #drummer #arena (at Comcast Arena)

Final days. It’s been a good run w this rig. #rvlife #rv #circuslife #tour #tourlife  (at Evergreen State Fair)

Final days. It’s been a good run w this rig. #rvlife #rv #circuslife #tour #tourlife (at Evergreen State Fair)

Packing progress: day (evening) 1.  Going to miss this ‘ole cougar. Threw a lot away. Majority of those boxes are books and DVD films, ha. While packing, I realized in have great taste in both ;). #rvlife #rv #tourlife #tour #circus #circuslife  (at Evergreen State Fair)

Packing progress: day (evening) 1. Going to miss this ‘ole cougar. Threw a lot away. Majority of those boxes are books and DVD films, ha. While packing, I realized in have great taste in both ;). #rvlife #rv #tourlife #tour #circus #circuslife (at Evergreen State Fair)

Sharing the bed w a few moving boxes tonight. #tourlife #tour #circuslife #rvlife #rv  (at Broadway/Flying J Travel Plaza)

Sharing the bed w a few moving boxes tonight. #tourlife #tour #circuslife #rvlife #rv (at Broadway/Flying J Travel Plaza)

"Leave everything to me!" This crusty old hat has been with me since 1996! #powderedToastMan. One more show to go. #tourlife #circuslife  (at Spokane Arena)

"Leave everything to me!" This crusty old hat has been with me since 1996! #powderedToastMan. One more show to go. #tourlife #circuslife (at Spokane Arena)

Just some pretty #ladies hanging out. #elephant #tourlife #tour #circuslife #circusfamily #circus  (at Spokane Arena)

Just some pretty #ladies hanging out. #elephant #tourlife #tour #circuslife #circusfamily #circus (at Spokane Arena)

Spokaney Spokaneness. #spokane #tourlife #tour #circuslife (at Riverfront Park Carousel)

Spokaney Spokaneness. #spokane #tourlife #tour #circuslife (at Riverfront Park Carousel)

I title this: @jim16a1 and I getting our asses handed to us in #shuffleboard #circus style. (at Viking Bar and Grill)

I title this: @jim16a1 and I getting our asses handed to us in #shuffleboard #circus style. (at Viking Bar and Grill)

Vintage #Polaroid of the #circusband courtesy of a former #circus #trumpet player. #band #circuslife #tour #tourlife #drummer #drums #vdrums #bass #keyboard #sax (at Spokane Arena)

Vintage #Polaroid of the #circusband courtesy of a former #circus #trumpet player. #band #circuslife #tour #tourlife #drummer #drums #vdrums #bass #keyboard #sax (at Spokane Arena)

Hangouts w this guy. #circuslife #circus #circusband #circusfamily #HeWouldNeverApproveOfTheseFilters #trumpet #drums  (at Viking Bar and Grill)

Hangouts w this guy. #circuslife #circus #circusband #circusfamily #HeWouldNeverApproveOfTheseFilters #trumpet #drums (at Viking Bar and Grill)

Choices for the evening. #film #criterioncollection #häxan #vampyr #classics #tourlife #tour #rvlife  (at Spokane Arena)

Choices for the evening. #film #criterioncollection #häxan #vampyr #classics #tourlife #tour #rvlife (at Spokane Arena)

I forgot to share my (modest) haul from #Powells last week in #Portland. #tomrobbins #christophermoore #cormacmccarthy #lautréamont #orhanpamuk #books #reading #tourlife #tour #rvlife #circuslife

I forgot to share my (modest) haul from #Powells last week in #Portland. #tomrobbins #christophermoore #cormacmccarthy #lautréamont #orhanpamuk #books #reading #tourlife #tour #rvlife #circuslife