Born in Cincinnati,Ohio, but grew up in Phoenix,Arizona I have been playing music for over 30 years. I started out in Grade school learning the basics of music, playing alto saxophone in the school band. I took up guitar at the age of 15 and was working in bar bands by the time I was 17. I am a self-taught guitar player. My influences were Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Carlos Santana and the group Chicago. I have traveled with bands all over the USA and I now play music at Parties, Weddings, Night Clubs, and Special Events around the state of Arizona. I was the house entertainment at The Horny Toad restruant in Cave Creek Az for 11 seasons. I am focusing on becoming a successful songwritter. In 2004, I recorded,produced and released my first CD titled "Desert Gold" I had two number one independent songs in the USA off this CD. It has received radio air play in over 60 countries. In 2006 I finished recording and producing my second CD titled "In Our Own back Yard" at Pyramix studio in Glendale, Arizona USA. It has also received radio air play and internet downloads in countries all over the world.