Consistently active original songwriter, singer, recording and performing artist, with ongoing professional experience in the world of songwriting.
Wrote, arranged and co-produced 13-track debut studio album Californicana (2015), an acoustic-laced indie roots-rock record produced by LA producer Marc Danzeisen (Riverdogs, Powerslide, Gilby Clarke). Features saxophonist Jeremy Trezona (Saint Motel), as well as guitarists Manny Alvarez (Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt, Lucinda Williams), andJohnny Hawthorn (Everclear, Toad The Wet Sprocket) among others.Independently released with a sold-out record release show at House of Blues on the Sunset Strip, and aggressively promoted through a self-produced, 15-date tour.
Features the song "21st Century", which won the Jango Radio Valentine’s Day 2015 Playlist award for best original love song, and received national radio airplay on the Jango Radio New Music station.
Original songs receive consistent radio play on the following terrestrial and internet radio stations: KSVY (Sonoma), KWMR (Marin), KRSH (Santa Rosa), KCRB (Rohnert Park), KALW (San Francisco), KPIG & KZSC (Santa Cruz), KCBX (Central Coast), HFM LA (Los Angeles), KHLV (Las Vegas), KHTP (Phoenix), Jango Radio, Indie Radio Music, Relax Free Radio, The Mad Music Asylum, War Stories Radio, and UK based XRP Radio, among others.
Original music available on iTunes, Spotify, Amazon and CD Baby.
Recording studio experience in the digital realm, recording and mixing original music. Thorough knowledge of micing instruments and amps, engineering sessions, tracking and stacking instruments, and mixing and editing songs.
Proficient experience with Logic, Garageband, the Scarlett Focusrite 2-channel preamp; condenser, dynamic and ribbon microphones.
Music Publishing & Distribution
Ongoing experience producing and releasing original music projects; aligning with publishing administrators (CD Baby Pro, TuneCore, SongTrust) and registering songs with PROs (ASCAP, BMI, Sesac) and digital performance rights organizations (SoundExchange) to ensure proper collection of publishing royalties, performance royalties and mechanical royalties.