dennis came of age in the last days of the once thriving County & Western scene in South Central Ontario, when every small town had at least one venue for live music, many offering six nights a week with a Saturday matinee. Although most directly influenced by the singer/songwriters of the ‘folk boom’ of the 60s, he developed and adapted his own mantra of ‘songs I wrote or wished I had’  to suit the situation, realizing that raw emotion was the only vehicle that would see him through the turbulent honky- tonk scene, whether on his own or with an assortment of talented, if somewhat out of place musicians. Raw emotion, and a keen eye for the human condition, along with a repertoire of classic ballads helped form the perspective that saw him evolve into the seasoned performer that he is today.

2019 Video


August 2019