Talents: Keyboardist (acoustic to high tech), studio engineer, writer, composer, bandleader, guitarist, & singer.
· Grew up in the original small town of Seymour, IN Shared a band with John Mellencamp called Crape Soul (Funk rock) went on tour from 1972 to 1994 (full time professional).
· 1974: (Country), was signed with a group managed by Al Embry of Big Star Production who managed Jerry Lee Lewis · 1977: (R & B), House band in Martha’s Vineyard the same club The Commodores left to start the touring career with “Easy” · 1978/1994: (Metal to R& B), Bandleader signed with Preferred Artist Management / Triangle Talent / Sunshine Promotions/ & USA Artists Management touring the country performing at Concerts, Hotels, Clubs, & Studios. · 1994/ Present: Working with local talents, have my own ProTools home studio and in a group called Headliner (variety) from Bloomington, IN, a duo with Annie Steele Plainfield IN, Crape Soul a great MoTown band from Seymour, IN and Shelia Stevens and the Rodeo Monkeys a country show group out of Bloomington, IN.
One of my groups, Southern Justice (country), won the Country showdown for Hickory Hills, in Ohio, is known to be the Woodstock of Country Music, Coyotes in Louisville Battle of the Bands that opened for Lynnard Skynnard, John Michael Montgomery, Neal McCoy, and Darrell Singleterry
Opened for: Coasters, Ink Spots, Jeanie Shepard, Tanya Tucker, Mel Tillis, Hank Snow, Jennie C. Riley, Rare Earth, Flock Of Seagulls, Black Oak Arkansas, Larry Crane,
I have 8 albums to my credit and currently working on a solo album. Recently, I just got signed to a local recording company for some area projects
"LET THE MUSIC MOVE YOUR SOUL AND FILL YOUR HEART WITH PASSION"