Currently resides in Long Beach, California but has lived all across the United States. His initial introduction into improvised music was the powerful horn of Charles Gayle. He hold a Bachelors in Audio Production and Technology with minors in Philosophy and Marketing. He mainly focus on mastering and audio restoration through his lovingly small company Mastering The Universe. His reviews commonly cover sound quality, though that is not a reason to downgrade the music it’s quality will be noted, as well as packaging, due to his nature of collecting improvised and traditional jazz albums.