I bought my first guitar when I was 14 years old after saving enough money from working in my sister’s cafe in Whitby (while her husband was touring with Reggae band ‘Jab Jab’). Over time my favourite music style has changed from heavy metal to rock to grunge to electronic. Bands that motivate my guitar style include U2, Red Hot Chili Peppers & Pink Floyd, as well as some older influences (thanks to my big brother!) of the Grateful Dead and Neil Young.
For several years we organised regular jam sessions in Zurich. Our house band was ‘ZuriLive’ –