Composer, producer, guitar swine and entrepreneur. Guitarist for Roger Waters, Joan Osborne, Cyndi Lauper, Belinda Carlisle, Patty Smyth, the A's and others. Brief recordings with Mick Jagger and Bob Dylan.
Pop, edgy metal, rocktronika, acoustic guitar, electronica, funk. Sorry, no polkas.
The new EP, "The Pop Experiment" should be shipping by Dec 12. 10 new songs, with guest singers Jim Boggia and Michele Harron
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Guitarist for the A's in the early 80's, moved to NYC and toured and/or recorded with the famous and near famous, (Roger Waters, Mick Jagger, Bob Dylan, Joan Osborne, Belinda Carlisle, Cyndi Lauper, Patty Smyth, Sophie B. Hawkins, Rodney Crowell, Jeffrey Gaines, others). Brief stint writing jingles, now writing music for television (Friends, Saturday Night Live, Fox Sports, ABC Sports, All my Children, lots more). Started Discrete Drums (www.discretedrums.com) in 2001. Writing modern rocking/electronica/instrumental music, as well as pop songs. The tracks available here at the moment are some things that I've done over the last few years. New stuff is on the way, and will be added soon.
Played guitars at the Wall Live in Berlin 1990 with Roger Waters.
This was a LONG time ago: