... was born and raised in Ishpeming, MI. He got hooked on rock and roll from an early age and soon began learning drums, getting inspiration from playing along to his favorite records.
After several years playing the club circuit with bands in the upper midwest, Kurt moved to Nashville. While working at Omni Studios he met Mike and after working together on projects, they along with Molly Hatchet guitarist Dave Hlubek formed Skinny Molly. Kurt also has played in Blackfoot for a few years alongside Mike.