Go-Go Ray started studying drums at age 9 until age 23.
He’s been drumming for 40 years (32 years pro).
He could be seen in Kansas City's R&B/Funk/Soul scene (1998-2006).
He has toured nationally with Billy Goat (1994-1997), Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle (2006-2011) and Samantha Fish (2011-2016). He has also worked with Paul Gilbert (Mr. Big/Racer X), George Lynch (Dokken/Lynch Mob), Cameo, Sister Hazel, Anthony Gomes, Casi Joy (The Voice Season 12) and Lakeshore Records recording artist John Velghe & the Prodigal Sons.
He’s currently drumming for the Paul Nelson Band (www.paulnelsonguitar.com).
He has been teaching for 20 years.
He won the first ever Roland V-Drums USA Competition in Las Vegas, NV (04-Nov-10).
The following discography showcases Go-Go Ray's best work:
Tech N9ne – Strangeulation (Strange Music Records) 2014
John Velghe & the Prodigal Sons - Don't Let Me Stay (Lakeshore Records) 2012
Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle - Rock Star Bench Press (Hyena Records) 2009
Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle - Battery Milk (Hyena Records) 2007
Billy Goat - Black And White (Mercy Records) 1994