Carey grew up listening to The Rock a Billy, Sounds of " Johnny Cash, I Walk the Line, " " Hank Williams, I Saw The Light, " " Elvis, " " The Beatles " & Singing with His Dad 7 Sisters @ Church & Family Gatherings.
In 1977 He began gigging live events, influenced by & Emulating 50's, Punk, British, Hard Rock, Country & Rock 'n' Blues Artists. After dropping out of high school & moving to Toronto On to pursue a Music Career; He frequented Clubs & wrote & recorded some original material on Cassette. With no substantial Breaks & Minimum Wage Jobs, He moved back home; discouraged, empty & cynical . Wrestling with Depression, Anxiety & the Reality, Helepd gain a Realization that He had crossed the line into Alcohol Dependency. He then Attaended A.A. ( 6 yrs) & He was able to complete both High School & College. In May 1990, He was led by Evangelical Christians to accept Jesus Christ, as His Personal Savior. All these Events, strongly emerged in His Musical Works. Some of These songs are an Auto-Biographical Collection.