Born 1953 in Rochester NY USA, he started to play guitar at the age of 8 and traveled the USA and Canada with numerous bands. He started out in the 60's playing mostly R&B music but quickly progressed into heavier rock in the late 60's to 70's. His main guitar influencers are Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Jimi Hendrix, Ronnie Montrose, John McLaughlin, Carlos Santana, Neil Shon, Larry Coryell, Larry Carlton and many other. He is currently recording in his Egoextravaganza Studios with the new Egoextravaganza Band and helping in other recording projects. He is married for 34 years, father of two and grandfather of five.