• 2021 Live & Virtual Gigs

The Island Castaways Band

(New England’s top trop-rock and Jimmy Buffett touring bands)

TICB Original Studio Single Released, 3-15-21
(Featuring Jimmy Buffett’s steel guitarist, Doyle Grisham) 

Return to Cayo Heuso

TICB Original Studio Single Released, 1-25-18 – “Somewhere Down US1

TICB Studio Single Released Internationally, 2-20-19 – “Free Bird

TICB Studio Single Released Internationally, 1-05-21 – “Brand New Road

TICB Studio Single Released Internationally, 1-05-21 – “Coconut Tree.

May 29, 2021 – Solair Campground, Woodstock, Conn., 4-8 pm

June 12,  2021 – Peppercorns, Worcester, MA

July 9 , 2021 – Rathskeller, Rhode Island

July 21, 2021 – Hitchcock Academy, Brimfield, MA

July 28, 2021 – Agawam Town Common, Agawam, MA, 5:30 pm

July 29, 2021 – Hampton Beach classic cars show concert, 5 pm

July 31, 2021 – Patriots Place at Gillette Stadium

Aug. 12, 2021  – West Springfield outdoor pavilion, West Springfield, MA

Aug. 15, 2021 – Concert pavilion, Spencer, MA

Aug. 19, 2021 – Sturbridge Town Common, Sturbridge, MA, 5:30 pm

Aug. 21, 2021 – Village Green, Brimfield, MA

Sept. 18, 2021 – Southbridge town common, Southbridge, MA

** Additional TICB spring/summer 2021 dates TBA.


Eagle Hill & Gilbert Players (theater), Hardwick, MA

Ongoing drum and percussion theater pit band work for various theatrical performances.

Next To Normal” Virtual Theater (Feb. 5-7, 2021)

Bye Bye Birdie (May 2019)

Cabaret acapella  be-bop group live, (May 2018)

You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown, (May 2017)

Little Shop of Horrors, (Fall 2016)


The Trinity Big Band (Worcester, MA based jazz swing band) 

The All-Volunteer Jazz Big Band plays most every Tuesday morning in and around Worcester, MA


All Together Drum Circles (Led by Tim)

Tim facilitates – and also plays along with – group djembe drum circles on a weekly and monthly basis at various senior centers, libraries, community facilities, schools, and assisted living facilities throughout Massachusetts and New England.


Epoch Andover, Andover, MA, monthly, 11 am

  • August: Thurs. 8/5 at 11
  • September: Thurs. 9/2 at 11
  • October: Thurs. 10/7 at 11
  • November: Thurs. 11/4 at 11
  • December: 12/2 at 11

Monthly drum circle and group m-audio songwriting at Gardner Rehab third Monday of every month, 10;30 am – July 19, Aug. 16, Sept. 20, Oct. 18, Nov. 15, Dec. 20

Billerica summer camp double drum circle, July 1, 10 am to noon (private)

Page Hilltop School, Ayer, MA, July 22, 8:30-11:30 am (K-5 kids) 

Leominster Boys & Girls Club group drumming, Tuesdays, from 1-4 pm

Gardner Boys & Girls Club group drumming, Mondays, from 1-4 pm

Groton Public Schools, 12:30-4 pm, Every Friday starting Sept. 3

Prospect Senior Center, Prospect, Conn.- Aug. 30, 1 pm

Paige Library summer reading celebration, Hardwick, MA, Aug. 5, 6 pm

Auburn Public Library, outdoor stage???


State-wide Artist Residency Grant (date and details TBD)

Chatham Cultural Council (July 17, 6-7:30 pm, Hardings Beach, second beach) also email Susan kids drummcircle info

Belchertown Cultural Council Grant (May 19, Swift River Park, 6-7 pm)

Charlton Cultural Council Grant (June 8 – for senior citizens at senior center)

Agawam Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Ashland Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Billerica Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

I Bellingham Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Amherst Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Gloucester Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Auburn Cultural Council Grant (June 29, 6-7 pm)

Fall River Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Acton-Boxboro Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Chicopee Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Andover Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

(2 Separate) Dedham Cultural Council Grants (date TBD)

Worcester Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Brookline Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Abington Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Framingham Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Franklin Cultural Council Grant (date TBD)

Email: tim@kanedrums.com

Cell/text: 774-757-7636

kanedrums.com is a multi-faceted, self-employed music business offering online virtual and live performance, drum set and percussion lessons, drum history lectures, group djembe drum circles, drum and percussion repairs, and musician/band marketing. Email: tim@kanedrums.com • Cell/text: 774-757-7636

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