Influences


Jazz & Classical
Buddy Rich, Elvin Jones, Jimmy Cobb, Art Taylor, Max Roach, Dave Weckl, Chad Wackerman, Dennis Chambers, Vinnie Colaiuta, Peter Erskine, Omar Hakim, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson, Cal Tjader, Steve Khan, John Scofield, Allan Holdsworth, Soulive, Pat Metheny, Weather Report, Jaco Pastorius, Steve Gadd, Stravinsky, Mussorgsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Bartok, Gorecki 





Rock & Pop
Stewart Copeland, John "JR" Robinson, Battles, Helmet, Twitch, Jack White, Jane's Addiction, Rush, Cheap Trick, Kiss, Van Halen, Gang of Four, Missing Persons, Clash, Devo, Primus, Fishbone, 311, James Brown, Clyde Stubblefield, Jabo Starks, Steve Ferrone, Alt-J, Gregory Issacs, RL Burnside, Jimi Hendrix, Living Colour, Anthrax, Public Enemy, Led Zeppelin