making a racket on assorted things since i was 10 or so...
What was the first concert you ever went to?
not sure, possibly to see "the magic flute" at the barbican? or maybe La Traviata? ,
What gear do you use?
Ibanez Jem7BSB ..... is my favourite toy, recently supplanted for practical reasons, by an Ibanez Egen8 , due to a need to reduce weight strain on my neck (injury related) Logic/Protools are my studio weapons of choice,
Who was your biggest musical influence growing up?
Gary Moore, probably.... don't even remember how i first heard him, he was always there .... ever since i had any choice in my music....
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
been in lots over the years..... current projects are "Dream Disease" an old skool metal band.
If you could jam with anyone, who would it be?
the ones i've not played with....... include but by no means limited to..... Gary Moore, Joe Satriani, Jimi Hendrix, Cozy Powell, Ginger Baker, Ronnie J Dio, and a host of others.
What's the biggest audience you ever performed to? What's the smallest?
several thousand... on more than one occasion..... biggest venues, probably Wembley Arena, and Bournemouth Seafront...
You're stuck on a desert island and only get to bring one album with you. What do you pick?
Savatage, probably "Streets" , maybe Wake of Magellan, or possibly Hall of the Mountain King. .... the worlds most awesome band ever...... no contest....