I am a 40-something average Joe, happily married with a little boy. I have a BFA in graphic design but I am now in the corporate world of marketing. Go figure.
My music: if it rocks, bumps, pounds, whistles, pops, simmers, or percolates, I dig it. My love for New Age started with Vangelis (Chariots of Fire, Voices) and spread to include Jean-Michel Jarre (Oxygene), Kitaro (Silk Road), Tangerine Dream, Mark Isham (Vapor Drawings, my first CD). I have an extensive collection now and I keep the iTunes (and Pandora Radio) jukebox flowing at the office. On the flip side, and before I knew about New Age, I was doing the helicopter to old school hip hop. I was fly in my black parachute pants and painted boom-box. I was never far from a large piece of cardboard...and today I still love rap and hip hop. The beats just put me in the right party frame. I grew up with Dire Straits and Phil Collins and the early MTV pop and big hair bands. I am huge Nickelback, Aerosmith and Chili Pepper fan and have been to a