Favorite bands :
Metallica, Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, The Police, Men at Work, Weird Al, Johnny Cash, Dream Theater, Liquid Tension Experiment, Duran Duran, System of the Down, Iron Maiden, Simon and Garfunkel
Favorite guitarists :
Main influences: Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, George Lynch, Nuno Bettencourt, John Petrucci, James Hetfield, Paul Gilbert
Favorite bassists :
Stu Hamm, John Taylor, John Myung, Cliff Burton, Flea, Victor Wooten
Favorite books :
Variety of Grimoire books, The inner ear of music, Jazz Guitar: Swing to Bebop.
Anything on UFOs, paranormal, or just other strange stuff.
H.R. Giger's Necronomicon
Favorite tv :
Fringe, Rescue Me, X-Files, Family Guy, Law and Order, American Horror Story, House, The Following, Ancient Aliens, How the Universe works
Favorite movies :
Old School Horror and SciFi:
American Werewolf in London/
The Fog (Original)/
The Thing (Carpenter's '82 remake)/
Close Encounters of the Third kind/
The Fourth kind/
Star Trek (Any Movie)/
What would you like to know????
I was born in the bay area of California, moved to Minnesota where I lived in Minneapolis for most of my life. I now live in Newcastle, Washington, USA with my beautiful wife who is a musician as well.
Been playing guitar for over 25 years
Teaching for over 10 years
I am a vegetarian
I live, breathe, and eat music!
I love old school horror!
Yes, I do "lurk" if you will. I like to browse UG land and listen to others. Better than the radio. There is also some amazing stuff out there.
I am very relaxed and easy going. If you want to add me, just say hi or shoot me an email.