Interesting Info


INTERESTS: Quantum Mechanics, Consciousness, God, Spiritual philosophy, the art of being, family  

Favorite foods:  Pizza, Sushi, Seafood, Cereal w/Milk, Pancakes, French Toast & Eggs  

Favorite Desserts: Organic Dark Chocolate, Nestle’s Drumsticks, Pumpkin Pie

Dislikes: Automated Phone Customer Service, Dishonest media & poparazzi, divas & prima donnas, shady salesman, the “Conditioning” of the masses by our various media, Driving in Traffic

Favorite Movies: Disney/Pixar animations; Silverado, Rango, Star Wars, Pure Country, 8 Seconds, Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas, The Matrix, Fiddler on the Roof, Pineapple Express, Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie, Freddy Got Fingered, The Secret, Rudy, Avatar, The Quantum Activist. 

Inspiring ARTISTS that have Influenced me:  Walt Disney, My High School Band Directors, Mel Torme, Dean Dillon, Percy Grainger, Leonard Bernstein, The Beatles, Prince, Aaron Copeland, Bing Crosby, Michael Crawford, Colm Wilkinson, Igor Stravinsky, Ludwig Van Beethoven, Nikola Tesla, Pearl Jam, The Bones Brigade, Rodney Mullen, Tony Hawk, Vincent Van Gogh, Eminem, Martin Luther King Jr, George Lucas, George Strait, Tracy Lawrence, Clay Walker, Gary Allan, Rick Trevino, Easton Corbin, Luke Bryan, Alan Jackson, Garth Brooks, Brooks & Dunn, Randy Rogers, Steve Martin, Paul Hindemith, Tim Heidecker, The Dalai Lama, John Williams, Maynard Fergusson, Chicago,  Tom Green, Michael Jackson, Clint Black, Dr Amit Goswami, & the many artists within the arts of DRUM CORPS INTERNATIONAL & musical theater. There are many, many others from pop culture, classical composers to many different kinds of stage performers that have influenced my music. Artists are everywhere in so many variations of creativity.