Playing Original Americana/HonkyTonk/Country/Rockabilly Born: Pacific Northwest, moved to California when nine. Father was preacher in small, Northern California, cow-country towns and housed in old bunkhouses. Mother was musician (mandolin), and led songs with it for revivals in Ozarks when father went up there to do his missionary thing. Singer/Songwriter since 1974 First song learned: Oklahoma Hills when two Attitude: wild, crazy, but dead serious about songwriting Dog: run over Pickup: wrecked Beer: gone Wife: a saint Hilary is a knuckle draggin’, hay haulin’, tree trimin’, beer drinkin’, speedshiftin’,drag racin’, honkytonkin’, bandleadin’, songwritin’ sonofagun! AND he also has some creds as a songwriter. He has over 180 songs copyrighted and registered with BMI. His music is heard on various Indie Music stations including 99.9 KCLAFM. He has worked with the Southern California Care Collective and AAA of SoCal to write and produce 10 Public Service Announcements that may now be heard on various stations from Los Angeles to Eureka.