Advisory Board of Directors ~ Mid West Texas/ Los Angles
Inventor: Bigsby Palm Pedal Music Director: The International Country Music Awards Show; A live Audio/Video production featuring top international artist. Tom Jones hosting. Musician.
Played on recording sessions for Pop, Country, and R&B artist such as; Linda Ronstadt, Vic Dana, Lola Folana, Kenny Rodgers, Merilee Rush, Michael Martin Murphy, George Hamilton, Tammy Wynette, David Alan Coe, Johnny Rodriguez, George Jones, Dorsey Burnette, Johnny Paycheck, Patti Page, Johnny Lee, Roy Clark, Mel Tillis, Earl Scugges, Trini Lopez, Dave Dudley, Hoyt Axton, Big Al Downing, Gerry Mulligan, and many more. Live Performances: The White House, Washington DC December 29th, 2000; 2001 Super Blues Fest, San Diego; American Bandstand (One of only two artists to perform live. The other was Jim Stafford); guitarist for flutist James Galway on the "Stranded in West Texas" show; Staff guitarist for the Smokey Mountain Steel Guitar Jamboree, Knoxville, TN (a yearly event). Background Vocalist: "In the Heat of the Night" (Oscar for best sound track, 1968); "I Dream of Jeannie", "For Singles Only", "The Tiger Makes Out", guitarist on "Take This Job & Shove It", movie; "New Country", "Christmas on the General Jackson", "The Graham Parsons Notebook" (Vocalist & Guitarist). Songwriter: Songs by Lyle Lovett, John Dever, The Monkeys, George Hamilton IV, Ronnie Prophet, Chad Evertt, Rusty Weir, Seldom Seen, Ray Wylie Hubbord, Michael Martin Murphy, BW Stevenson, Mari Wilson, and the TV shows "Bonanza" & "I Dream of Jeannie". Producer: "Judy Mae" (Boomer Castleman, Mums Records); "Telephone Man" (Mari Wilson, BNA/GRT Records); "Say You Do", (Bobby David, 20th Century Records); "Hollywood & Vine" (Kim Morrison, Malalco Records); "Just Fir You" (Ronnie Prophet, Cachet/TeeVee Records) Records; "Peter the Meter Reader" (Mari Wilson WMOT Records); "Silent Partners" (Rodney Lay, Sun Records); "Summertime Blues" (Boomer Castleman, Cream Records); "Internet Man", "900 Song" (Mari Wilson WB/Giant Records); "Mr Hyde" (Mr Hyde, Axim Records); "Personal Notes" (Boomer Castelman, RLG Records) "HOT LYX" (Boomer Castleman, RLG Records). Awards: Vocals on Quincy Jones Oscar winning soundtrack "In the Heat of the Night", "Telephone Man" (Mari Wilson RIAA Certified gold record); "Just For You" (Ronnie Prophet CRIA Certified gold record); "Telephone Man" (Mari Wilson Ampex Golden Reel Award); "Just For You" Ronnie Prophet Ampex Golden Reel Award); "Telephone Man" (Mari Wilson UK Certified Silver); "Spotlight Guitar" (Boomer Castleman, Guitar Player Magazine June 1994); "Lick-of-the-month" (Boomer Castleman Guitar Player Magazine, March 1999); ("Rock & Read" Magazine Boomer Castleman 'Cover Story'); Record Labels: Owned BNA Records, a successful independent label, sold to BMG, 1993; Head of Delta Disc Records A&R 1999, currently COO of Legend Records; also owns and operates Amria Records.