Music City Canada is staffed by industry professionals and we're all here to help you! Feel free to check out any of our staff's profile pages below to learn more about them. If you need to contact our general lines, you call, email or even live chat with us.
Phone: 1-877-740-SHOP (7467)
For more than 30 years on guitar, bass, mandolin and percussion Darcy has performed with the likes of Petty Theft, The Kickers, Geoff Masse Band, Whiskey Sinners, Every Couple Uh Weeks, and recently an acoustic duo named RC/DC.
Ryan is the oldest of two sons from the owner of PA Shop, Ron Schroeyens. Ryan started working in the family business in 1993 after his father helped him get his start in the industry as a DJ & lighting designer.
After graduating OIART in 2014, Kyle has worked with many big touring acts and production shows. He spent two years as a Sound Technician on a cruise line, where he mixed shows like CATS, Saturday Night Fever, Grease, and many more.
His playing style has quite a range and he has recorded and played with all styles of bands - country, blues, metal, and both "Classic" and "Jurassic" rock. (see what we did there?) He has recording and played with: Helix, Bobnoxious, Chris Hart , The Trailer Park Boys, Marshall Dane, Bill Durst, The Buffalo Brothers, any many , many others, as well as TV show scores, and radio and television commercials.
Boris first picked up the guitar when he was 12 years old. He has performed professionally for decades playing both lead and rhythm guitar. Boris' 30 years performing include tours with everyone from Our Lady Peace, I Mother Earth, The Tea Party, Cry of Love and more. He has also been a guitar tech for ten years, most recently with Steven Page (Barenaked Ladies), Les Stroud (Survivorman), and Kittie.
Since 1996 Bungie has been touring the world as a guitar/backline tech (roadie) for some of the finest musicians our country has to offer. The late Jeff Healey, Tom Cochrane, Ian Thornley and most recent Kevin Hearn of BNL to name a few. From country to jazz, rock to metal, guitar players have trusted their instruments and rigs to me to make the best performance possible.
As a staple in the Hip Hop community for close to 30 years, Steve AKA DJ Res has played and shared the stage with the likes of Jay-Z, Busta Rhymes, 50 Cent and more. He has also been producing Hip Hop, R&B and Dancehall music since the early 90's.
Matt is our in-house recording specialist. He attended Fanshawe College, graduating from the Music Industry Arts (MIA) program. Matt is also quite knowledgable with live sound and lighting equipment among other things.
Shane is our shipping & logistics specialist. He is a graduate of the Music Industry Arts (MIA) program at Fanshawe College. When he’s not at work shipping and coordinating orders, he plays guitar in The White Swan, and builds DIY guitar pedals.
For over 25 years Rob has been a familiar fixture around London performing with numerous groups including: Orchestra London, The Karen Schuuessler Singers, Pro Musica, The Antler River Project, The Fanshawe Concert Players Orchestra, Celtic Shift, The Joe Edmonds Group, and numerous others.
Jake has been a part of the London rock and metal community for 15 years. Getting his jump start in drumming with classical percussion ensemble groups, he soon moved over to drum set playing heavy rock and metal in various bands including: Trilateral, Dark Adaption, and The White Swan.
After graduating OIART, Nuno as a talented guitar player has been in several local and touring bands. He also mixes live sound for various events. Nuno is a key sound designer, installer & live sound tech for PA Shop AV Solutions.