"The Duke Western"
Currently a Custom writer and Producer for Full Clip Music: Music Cues for Network Television and Video Games
Featured Music Placements on Discovery Channel, History Channel, CBS, Bravo Network.
1996 - 1999 -
Toured Nationally with Aerosmith Tribute "Toys in the Attic" from playing Bass and then Guitar, performing in such venues as "Club La'Vela", and festivals such as "Woodyfest" in Elkhart Indiana.
Toured and recorded with MCI Recording artist "Bobby Freeman in preparation for his Elvis Presley Memorabilia tour. During this time also recorded Kerry Lee Lewis, wife of Jerry Lee Lewis and produced commercials for KIA Motors.
1999 - 2014 -
"Square Pegs" - Guitarist/ Bassist - Harmony and Lead Vocals - Guitarist, Vocalist, in "Square Pegs", regionally Touring Variety top 40 band - Opened for "Blessed Union of Souls", "Dokken", "Eddie Money", "Langhorn Slim and the Law".
Various Shows Northeast United States, Club and Casino shows with capacities from 50 - 1000, Festivals up to 5000
2003-2005 - "The Bufftones" - Various Shows - Self Released album" Cheap As F**K" - recieved standard airplay on KROCK
2010 - "Aftershock" -
All Male Accapella Rock - Tenor - Educational presentations - Elementary, Middle school and High School Auditoriums - Various Capacities.
2012 - Present -
"Radio Junkies" - Bass - Vocals - New York, Various Acoustic Shows - Small Capacity
Private Guitar Lessons:
Over 7,800 guitar lessons taught in beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. Currently Teaching Guitar, Voice, Songwriting at Parkway Music in Clifton Park NY.
"Think and Play Better Using Your Non Dominant Hand More Often" - Jan, 18 2012
"How Various Styles of Music are Different Sides of the Same Object" - December 16, 2011
"How Yoga can Make You a Better Guitarist" - September 9, 2011
"Something Guitarists can Learn From Drummers: The Art of Recovery" - August 23, 2011