After running away and joining the Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey circus band, followed by a decade at Walt Disney World, Kevin joined the DUKES of Dixieland in New Orleans. In New Orleans, He toured with the DUKES, Clarence "Gatemouth"Brown, New Orleans' clarinetist Pete Fountain and the New Orleans Nightcrawlers brass band.
Kevin relocated in 2001 to Toronto, Canada and was the music director for the Historic Distillery District in Downtown Toronto. In 2010 , New Orleans called and Kevin relocated back to the big easy to rejoin the DUKES as the bandleader. He cruises the Mississippi nightly on the Riverboat Natchez .