Enter the amazing world of LAURICE known primarily in North America for his punk rock dance and smooth jazz hits. LAURICE is Canada?s former Number One male dance vocalist and this together with his classic UK punk rock hits sealed his recognition as a pioneer in both the punk rock and dance music genres. His many years of gay activism in the UK USA and Canada have influenced his songwriting and performing.
Hailing from the UK LAURICE was also a session singer at the famous Abbey Road Studios of Beatles fame in London among other London studios.
LAURICE achieved success with rock and pop hits such as the punk rock cult hit When Christine Comes Around /I?m Gonna Smash Your Face In under the band name Grudge which you can now hear on his sizzling vinyl record Best of Laurice Volume 1. Other album gems include Best of Laurice Vol. 2. the gay punk rock album GAYDAR and the recent soft rock album Balladeer.
After a move to North America LAURICE crashed onto the international chart scene with the dance hits: The Disco Spaceship We Will Make Love and The Hotline. LAURICE was voted Male Dance Music Artist of the Year for two consecutive years in Canada charted NO 1 and Top Five in many Latin American Far East and Benelux countries.
LAURICE was influenced by the works of rock leather icon Lou Reed with his Walk On The Wild Side and Vicious hits. So a move to Toronto New York and Los Angeles in the mid 70's had this versatile artist challenging himself further with macho rock gems such as Rock Hard highlighting very controversial material for the time in the form of He's My Guy Born to Serve (SM) and Wild Sugar with highly sexualized lyrics and singing style.
LAURICE was a producer writer and manager for himself and other aspiring artists in Hollywood California. At Mighty Mouth Music Productions in Canada he is busy writing retro punk rock songs for a New York record company and creating dance and ballad material for himself and other artists in Europe and North America. His YouTube videos are a big hit with his fans and a brand new pop heavy metal/punk rock album BAD BOY is due for release in the months ahead with a video for every single track. Now an unbelievable seventy-four years old LAURICE still performs to sell out crowds in Canada and the USA.