Lifelong musician. broke the world record for longest guitar marathon. Walked across Canada.Played for 100 hours. Prolific writer, eccentric performer. Friendly guy. Musical influences include Tom Waits, Frank Zappa, Willie Nelson, Megadeth, Weird Al, Elvis, The Beatles, Queen, Led Zeppelin, King Crimson, Gentle Giant, ELP, Yes, Genesis, Bela Fleck and the Fleck-tones, Primus and Early Metallica. Rod has released 3 albums The Walk, and the 2 part musical; Illegally Blind and Illegally blind part II. He currently lives in St.Catharines and can be found playing locally.