Some of the bands and musicians Darin has performed or shared the stage with include a who’s who in the Canadian Country, Folk, and Bluegrass music scene: Stompin Tom Connors (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005 Tours), Rockin’Ronnie Hawkins, The Good Brothers, JP Cormier, Isabel Frysberg, Gary Fjellgaard, Jackie Washington, The Dixie Flyers, Whiskey Jack, Denis LePage, Dave Gunning, Randall Hill,Rocky Hill, Mike O’Reilly, Lisa Brokop, John P.Allen of the Prairie Oyster band, Fred Eaglesmith, Roger Marin, Washboard Hank etc.
2010 Winfield Kansas finalist in the National 5-String Banjo Competition
2008 State of New York 1st place winner flat-picking guitar category.
2005 State of New York 1st place winner mandolin category
Numerous studio/tv sessions including Canadian icon Stompin’ Tom’s only live concert DVD, Tribute to the Hockey Mom, Ode to the Road CD’s.
Darin has recorded 5 albums, that have been released within last few years including his latest bluegrass banjo CD called “Pickin'at Full Speed"