Robin’s Roots began in Simcoe County. His father was born in Orillia and he grew up in his grandmother’s kitchen on Matchadash St. spending a lot of time at the theatres in Midland that were run by his uncle and swimming in Lake Simcoe during the hot summers.
He has a big love for music. He has attended 100’s of concerts, including some of the biggest in rock history (such as the US2 festival in California, Live8 in London and festivals from Pemberton BC to Miami, NYC. Glastonbury, Rome , Brazil and even SHagar’s CaboWabo). He has interviewed hundreds of bands (from ACDC to Bowie, the Eagles, Dire Straits, Led Zeppelin, Police, rolling stones, U2 and ZZTop) and hosted national radio specials for the Corus Radio Network featuring: Robert Plant, Bruce Springsteen, Tragically Hip and Bachman/Cummings.
Robin has enjoyed many experiences thru out Canada (musical & then some), in every major city and port around the planet, and has traveled many miles across Canada (from PEI, to Ontario thru Manitoba, Calgary, Vancouver and back again many times).
Passions: Music (all kinds), sailing, snowboarding, gourmet cooking, photography