Mickey Hayward


Born, raised and settled in Lethbridge, AB; Mickey Hayward has been a part of the Lethbridge music community since 2009 as a drummer, artistic collaborator, occasional bassist and reluctant singer/songwriter. His drumming focus is rock & roll, folk, country and rhythm & blues.

“Double kick? …kick rocks!”

Mickey is a member of Lethbridge-based acts Starpainter, Bailey Kate and Cope. He is also a drummer-4-hire with on-stage experience performing with Amy Nelson(Calgary, AB), Jon Martin(Edmonton, AB) and Ryland Moranz(Lethbridge, AB).

Performance credits include: Amy Nelson, Atomicos, Bailey Kate, Cope, Jon Martin & Lovers, Mormon Girls, Planet Telex, Politics of Joy, Ryland Moranz, Son of a Baker, Starpainter and The Utilities.

Recording credits include: Atomicos, Bailey Kate, Cope, Mormon Girls, Planet Telex, Politics of Joy and Starpainter.

Mickey is a drum teacher and longtime volunteer of CKXU 88.3FM and current CKXU Radio Society Treasurer (Term: 2022-2024).

Photo credit: Jayme Javier Cabrera Lopez, 2018


industry role:  Musician (for hire)
genre:  Indie