A live jazz session recording in my hometown Auckland, New Zealand.   I’m so honored to have worked with some of New Zealand’s best talent before leaving the shores headed for the United States.  Being able to play and record with my father,  Drummer Tony Hopkins before he passed, was such a blessing.  This is a… Read More


My father, iconic New Zealand drummer, Tony Hopkins on drums. Junior, aka Thunder Thumbs on bass. Loris Zigon on keys. Kathryn Hopkins on vocals.… Read More


There are so many talented musicians in New Zealand!  Before I left my homeland in 2014 destined for the U.S. , I recorded a few jazz standards with some well known NZ musicians and am excited to make them available now for download. My father, iconic New Zealand drummer, Tony Hopkins on drums. Junior, aka… Read More