Johnnykid Carasso

Location: Alliston, ONT

Challenge: Multiple Sclerosis


Johnnykid Carasso is a drummer / percussionist / conga / bongo player from Alliston, Canada who lives with Multiple Sclerosis.

Johnny says "I am an original Punk Rocker from 1977, but before that I started started playing bongoes at 16."

Johnny was inspired by a an incredible conga player, but then the Sex Pistols & Bob Marley & Dub came along and gave him different rhythms to play.

Johnny has just been diagnosed with MS, and is losing grip in his left hand.

He was refered by a Canadian disabled musician site, and is looking for a solution to his hand weakness.