HOME GAMES Plays a benefit for Earthroots at Concord Café (937 Bloor West), Friday (March 30), $5. 416-532-3989.
NICKNAME The Artsy Dodger.
POSITION Guitar and vocals.
TEAM MEMBERS Flies solo. Former member of the Deadly Snakes (RIP), which also included Matt Carlson, Chad Ross, Max "Danger" McCabe-Lokos, Jeremi Madsen and Andrew Gunn.
ROOKIE YEAR Picked up an instrument at 12, then threw it all away.
LEAGUE "Do the Bart Man, except don't." Alternately, 70s-style rock roots rhythm 'n' blues.
STATS With the Snakes, released Love Undone (1999), I'm Not Your Soldier Anymore (2001), Ode To Joy (2003), Porcella (2005). Solo discs: Andre Ethier With Christopher Sandes Featuring Pickles And Price (2004), Secondathallam (2006). Porcella nominated for inaugural Polaris Prize.
SPECIAL TALENTS Claims he only has the skills to pay the bills; is also an internationally renowned painter.