Internationally-acclaimed jazz and blues guitarist. His albums include Unscheduled Flight, Live at the Rep, and So Many Miles.
His first album, Late Night City Blues, earned four Blues Music Award nominations.
He released three albums -- Cuttin' Loose, Can't Buy a Break, and Somewhere Along the Way -- under the Blind Pig Records label.
He grew up in San Jose, California and began playing guitar in local clubs during his teenage years.
He and Harold Mabern both had careers as jazz guitarists.