YouTube Talk Show Host.
Santa Cruz, California
THIS IS MY STORY
Daily/Weekly LIVE talk shows on YouTube and Facebook.
Talking Rock Music & Guitars.
Promoting Musical Instruments & Guitar Accessories.
Dakota and Muskogee Creek and citizen of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe
2010 – 2020 Writing, recording, and producing for film and music projects. Playing out with various artists.
Guitar Player Magazine online featured one of my Eddie Van Halen guitar lessons! Thank you Christopher Scapelliti & Guitar Player Magazine!!!
2008 – 2009 Playing guitar & touring with THE MAY FIRE.
Tour highlights include a 30 city cross country tour with LA bands Monte Negro and Astra Heights sponsored by MTV Tr3s in 2008 & 2 shows @ SXSW 2009 in Austin Texas.
Played guitar on The May Fire song “Alright”.
The May Fire “Featured Artist” on Myspace music splash page for “The List” EP – August 2008
2008 – Wrote music for the one-hour documentary “Native Nations: Standing Together for Civil Rights” hosted by actor Peter Coyote – “E.T. The Extra Terrestrial”,”Erin Brockovich”.
The documentary aired on ABC,NBC & Hallmark Channel.
Here’s a preview.
2005 – 2007 – Writing, recording, and producing for film and music projects. Playing out with various artists.
2004 – 2005 Rocking with friend Therese Brewitz and Implied five.
2001 – 2004 Wrote and recorded original music for the song “Joy” for Rob Poswall’s indie feature “Friends Call Me Mandy”. Played weekly sing-alonggig at Tom’s Trivia @ the bitter end pub, SF, CA (3 yrs).
1999 – 2001 – Writing, recording, playing out with various artists including Flux 22.
1998*- Signed to Deston Ent./Universal, showcased for Bill Aucoin while working with eve to adam, songwriter Eric Bazilian – “What if god was one of us?” and hit songwriter Desmond Child – Aerosmith, Bon Jovi.
Some of my influences –
The May Fire, The Police, The Cure, Foo Fighters, Audioslave, RATM, Radiohead, Duran Duran, Veruca Salt, Steve Lukather, Melanie C, The Strokes, Christopher Cross, Van Halen, Garbage, The Killers, Sea of Sorrow, Stone Temple Pilots, blur, Johnny Cash, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, NIN, Judith Owen, Pixies, Muse, Klark Kent, TC, Hank Williams, U2, Weezer, The White Stripes, The Who.