||Blues, rock, country, jazz - Koch 'n' Roll
||Fender clinician, studio musician, author and magazine contributor
||1st Prize in Bluesbreaker Guitar Showdown 1989
- His virtuosity, sense of humor, ability to articulate has led him to a successful career.
- His band, Tone Controls has received 5 Wisconsin Area Music Awards for Blues (1993, 95-98);
- Personally took in 7 as Guitarist of the year (1992, 94-99).
- When he was in third grade, he cut out cardboard Fender Stratocasters and used his sister''s sewing machine pedal as a makeshift wah-wah.