Began playing Trombone in Jr High and High School. Joined a Cover Band and the rest is history. Quickly got interested in everybody else's instrument and began dabbling with computers and Electronic recording. Finally took about 3 months of guitar lessons. (definitely going back)
What was the first concert you ever went to?
Either Rufus and Chaka Khan or Jean Luc Ponte. Blown away by talent.
What gear do you use?
Korg Triton rack with various other samplers, Reason, Sonar X1, Ovation , mostly entrylevel gear for now. (Till I get My chops up.
What are you looking for from Fandalism?
Love the raw talent and individualism of the Artists.
Who was your biggest musical influence growing up?
Tower Of Power. Loved the Horn section and we used to cover a lot of their songs early on.
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
Have been in bands just recently had a 30 yr reunion in hometown. It was mindblowing and epic!
If you could jam with anyone, who would it be?
Like Steely Dan but maybe Tower of Power, gotta love those horns. Heavy Weather, Special Occasions, Phoenix my homeboys. lol
What's the biggest audience you ever performed to? What's the smallest?
don't know. We opened for a couple people back in the day at some pretty large places.
You're stuck on a desert island and only get to bring one album with you. What do you pick?
Al Dimeola- Land Of The Midnight Sun. When I first heard it I wanted to play guitar like that. Effortlessly and free.