Bio: I've played guitar off and on for about 30 years. I play original songs that are inspired by personal experiences and my feelings about social events and how they affect people. I've uploaded five original tunes from my CD, "Inspirations", which also contains covers of Jerry Jeff Walker (Mr. Boja...See Full Bio
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Q: Who are your major influences?
A: I guess I would divide my influences into two categories, lyrics and music arrangements. Lyrically, I would include Bruce Springsteen, in that I try to develop stories about everyday people in good and bad situations; I also like the way he sings about the decaying rust belt, and I try to do something similar with "Sentries of the Heartland" and "Medicine Mounds." I also am also influenced by Jackson Browne's lyrics about social commentary and relationships."Lizzy" approaches that for me In terms of musical style, I consider Cat Stevens and John Fogarty as big influences.
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