I'm a professional musician/producer/songwriter and play Pedal Steel Guitar, Dobro & Lap Steel. Currently working with Ronnie Milsap. Performed in Hollywood, Florida with Barry Gibb from the Bee Gee's. Session Leader and co producer for Adam Fisher on his CD recording session which was produced by Stella Parton, project was picked up by Lofton Creek Records. Performed at Summer NAMM 2009 Nashville showcasing Morrell Lap Steels. Played Steel on project for Neo-Soul artist from Atlanta GA., Angel Grant. I had the pleasure to work on TG Sheppard's newest project "19 Nashville Friends." Played on Nokie Edwards last CD project, Nokie is otherwise known best for being the band leader and lead guitar player for the Ventures( "Walk Don't Run" "Wipeout"). Played on DJ Fontana's new project, BTW, DJ played drums for a guy by the name of Elvis! Played at the Nashville 2007 CRS show with Kevin Sharp playing steel guitar. Worked on a project that featured a couple of solos by Steve Lukather, the guitarist with the group "TOTO." I worked on Steel guitar, Dobro, on a 3 CD project for Tommy Overstreet entitled "Country Gospel Favorites."This project was nominated for a Grammy and is currently available at Walmart. One of the best sessions I played on was a session for Jack Clement that featured Louis Armstrong as the singer, these were tracks that Jack had cut on Louis before he died. I've worked with Tyler Dean (Ronnie McDowel's son) on his new project for CURB Records playing Steel Guitar & Dobro. I worked on T.G. Sheppard's new CD project entitled "Timeless" which features myself playing with Wayne Jackson (Memphis horns). I have played Steel Guitar on projects that featured such artists as Merle Haggard, George Jones, Glen Campbell and Crystal Gayle. Played for Hank Williams, Jr., on the "Lone Wolf Tour" (and lived!).
Pedal Steel Guitar, Saxophone (Tenor, Alto, Bari, Soprano), Dobro, Flute, Clarinet Banjo-guitar, Oboe, Bass Guitar, Lap Steel, Acoustic Guitar, background vocals, can write notation and numbers charts.
I can do Internet tracks!
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NEW! Can do Videos and EPKs!
Honored to be performing with the "Man" Ronnie Milsap at the Country Music Hall Of Fame and Museum this Saturday!