HOME GAMES Launches his new album at the Mod Club tonight (Thursday, March 1). $10. 416-531-5042.
NICKNAME Hot Rod.
POSITION Switch-hitter: guitar, piano, organs, synths, bass, drums and harmonica, vocals.
TEAM MEMBERS Jeremy Little (bass); Kieran Adams (drums); Jason Kent (guitar/vocals); Robbie Grunwald (keyboards/vocals); Simone Grey (vocals).
ROOKIE YEAR Picked up a guitar at age 16; joined Montreal garage band the Sherlocks a year later.
LEAGUE Hazy, psych-warped indie rock.
STATS Bodega's Bring Yourself Up (1997) and Without A Plan (2001). Solo: Here Comes The Light (2007). Juno nom for Bring Yourself Up.
SPECIAL TALENTS Strong intuition. Creative dreaming. Backs mega-arena stars like Melissa Auf der Maur as easily as headlining his own low-key solo shows.