|Also known as||Daz Longknife|
|Origin||Calgary, Alberta, Canada|
|Genres||Punk rock, Glam rock, Heavy metal, Stoner rock, Electronica, Britpop, Noise|
|Occupation(s)||Drummer, Programmer, Vocalist, Songwriter|
|Instruments||Drums, Percussion & Programming|
|Associated acts||Die Mannequin,
The State Of Things
Dazzer lived in Calgary, Alberta when he was a child, and studied percussion and theory with The Royal Conservatory of Music. In January 2004, he relocated to Toronto, Ontario, where he joined the glam rock band The Glad Yeah. Dazzer then formed The State Of Things in 2007 with Christian McFadden and Dave Vasey. He joined Die Mannequin in 2009, and left in late 2014. He is endorsed by Paiste Cymbals, Masters Of Maple Drums, DW Hardware, Silver Fox Drum Sticks and Remo Drumheads.
Die Mannequin had done numerous touring as well as acted in the Canadian cult film Hard Core Logo 2. Hard Core Logo 2 has screened at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2011, and will be released in February 2012.