How long have you been with Open G?
November 2009
What other bands did you play in?
Too many garage bands to remember – “Shine” from 1998-2004
Where did you grow up?
City of Rochester – Hollenbeck Street
When did you start playing music?
Age 7. My sister was dating a biker who liked Steppenwolf and I liked the sound of the drums. Got my first drum set that same year.
Who were your musical influences growing up?
Keith Moon, John Bonham, and Neil Peart
What was the first record you bought?
Steppenwolf Live
What artists do you listen to today?
Foo Fighters, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Black Country Communion
What makes playing music with Open G fun?
The gritty sound and feel of the music. The skill and personalities of the other members.