| DRUMS | VOCALS |
Pat O’Connell has been a member of WOTM since January 2010. He is a winner of 2010 Buffalo Music Award for “Best Country Drummer.” He has also won several Buffalo Music Awards for “Best Rock Drummer” with the legendary Buffalo Rock bands “Black Widow” and “Ike and the Boogie Monsters”.
Pat has toured the country with “Nik and the Nice guys” (Rochester, NY) as well as in Canada. He has also been a member of the aforementioned Black Widow Band and Ike and the Boogie Monsters band, both two of the more recognized and successful bands in the Buffalo region for the past decade.
Pat was born in Buffalo, NY. He has a BA in music and a BS in business from Buffalo State College. He has certificates in audio engineering as well. Many influences round out this musician, as he plays multiple instruments including guitar and keyboards. With his musical prowess and vocal capability, he rounds out the band nicely.
Pat also teaches students privately on percussion, and is a career musician. He is a singer/songwriter and produces and records all genres of music. He has also written and performed his own solo album, performing all instruments and voices on his own!