Born- April 28, 1987
Childhood- on Long Island, New York. Currently resides in Ithaca NY
Rock Music Influences- raised on the Beatles and Lennon. Loves 60s-70s classic rock including Eric Clapton, Hendrix, Allman Brothers, Pink Floyd and Zeppelin. Later influences include Nirvana, Pearl Jam.
Musical Background- Began to hum/sing in the cradle, got his first drum set at age 6, father taught him guitar buying him his first Fender Stratocaster at age 10. Classical piano NYSSMA level 6. Played violin in school. Plays bass, ukulele and anything else you hand him. Has written over 100 songs. Attended sessions at Berklee College of Music. Previously a member of the band Instant Karma.
Guitars Played- Electrics-Gibson ES-335 1963 reissue, Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster HSS, Fender Precision Bass, Acoustic includes a Taylor 414ce Fall Edition, Carlo Robelli Ukulele, Also owns others including Gibson Les Paul,Fender Tex-Mex Strat and Travis Bean electrics, and a couple others.
Guitar Amps Used - Fender, Marshall and VOX