I started playing on a acoustic guitar when I was around 15. I learned on my own and later got electric guitars. At some point I started jamming along with other players and that taught me allot. Eventually I started writing lyrics and creating the music making songs.
What was the first concert you ever went to?
Aerosmith, 1970, Oahu, Hawaii. I was in the army at the time stationed at Schofield Barracks. I also seen Tower Of Power there about the same time frame.
What gear do you use?
Ovation Legend - bought new over 35 years ago
American Fender Strat customized with Kinman pick ups
Fender Acoustasonic amp
Line 6 amp
What are you looking for from Fandalism?
To get exposure for my music. To see who out there in the world is making there own music.
Who was your biggest musical influence growing up?
Pink Floyd, David Gilmour, Eric Clapton, The Beatles, John Mellencamp, Joe Walsh, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughn, CCR and more. I like all types of music. I love the arrangements of these guys and how the guitar is among it all.
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
No. I have been thinking about getting some kind of arrangement together and might make that move to do it soon.
If you could jam with anyone, who would it be?
What's the biggest audience you ever performed to? What's the smallest?
500 It was at a motorcycle dealership in Auburn, California. I played a solo performance on my acoustic. Did a hour of playing.
The smallest group was just a few people.
You're stuck on a desert island and only get to bring one album with you. What do you pick?
Pink Floyd The Wall, also a Beatles album would do...