Grew up listening to bluegrass/country and Chet Atkins/The Ventures style guitar.
Began playing at age 12 and was tutored by my father and uncle. Both of which were country / rockabilly style guitarists.
Chet Atkins, Beatles, Don Wilson, Jimi Hendrix, David Gilmour, Dickey Betts,
Frank Marino, Alex Lifeson, Al Dimeola, B.B. King, Roy Buchanan,
Edward Van Halen, Stanley Jordan, Ray Flacke, Joe Satriani, Allan Holdsworth, Steve Vai, Paco de Lucía.
Gibson Les Paul Deluxe
Gibson Les Paul Custom
Paul Reed Smith Custom
Epiphone solid body (unknown model)
Peavey Bandit 75W, Shure SM57, Digitech RP6,
Vox Satchurator, DOD FX80-B compressor, Mutron flanger,
Dunlop Crybaby GCB-95, ROSS gray box compressor,
NI Guitar Rig 5, OverLoud TH3.
Fans: (received thumbs)