I began playing at the age of 5, my first and only teacher as Miss.Raymond she played big yellow Gibson and could wear it out. After that I learned how to strum by country legend Eddie Ra bit by watching the way he played on tv shows. I continued to find my own style a combination of finger picking and my own rhyme.
My new album is out
What was the first concert you ever went to?
Eric Clapton, in knoxville Tn. went with friends, the most memorable about it was, I didn't realize how little he was, in size, he blew me away
What gear do you use?
I have a Jay Turner accostic electric
What are you looking for from Fandalism?
My main goal is to sing about the soul and all the truth, good and ugly, indifferent .My purpose is to write and sing songs that help others that have been abused, and wounded by others.
Who was your biggest musical influence growing up?
ELVIS PRESLEY, JANIS JOPLIN, JOHNNY CASH.Bob Dillon
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
Ive been in 3 bands mostly blues, rock, they were from my home town, we played many shows now I play by myself or with studio musicians
If you could jam with anyone, who would it be?
Bessie Smith because she was sassy,.Johnny Cash cause he was strong and real,.
Loretta Lynn cause shes one hell of a songwriter and Elvis because he could interpret a song so well .
What's the biggest audience you ever performed to? What's the smallest?
A crowd of 5,000 or more,it was in knoxville .
You're stuck on a desert island and only get to bring one album with you. What do you pick?
Gordon Light foot and I first heard him when I was in grade school our chorus was learning the Wreck of The Edmund Fitzgerald.I love the haunting music and the haunting words