A singer/songwriter from Washington State, I saw the Beatles on Ed Sullivan in Feb. 1964 and knew that’s what I wanted to do. I have been performing as a member of a band or as a solo artist since 1968.
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Where are you based?
Ocean Shores, WA
How long have you been making music?
What genre would you consider your music to be?
Classic Rock and Country
What inspired you to pursue a career in music?
The Beatles on Ed Sullivan
What are your biggest musical influences?
Beatles, John Fogerty, Hank Williams
Are you signed to a label or are you an independent artist?
What have been the biggest challenges in your music career?
Finding a way to keep my music in front of people while maintaining a day job and a family
How many songs or albums have you released to date?
As a band member ( Shady Day), 3 Albums. As a solo act, 2 albums and about a half dozen singles.
Can you tell us a few things about your latest release?
My newest release, “Ain’t Got a Clue About Love” is scheduled for streaming on July 15th. It was inspired by a recent trip to Beale Street in Memphis and to NOLA. Kind of a light hearted R&B tune.
Any plans for new music or upcoming projects we should know about?
Currently working on a project with my son (Vyrus-1980), set to release in mid August. I have a new song, “Time” set to release also in August as well as a couple in the pipeline to release later this year.