"Rock is my life... and this is my website"

Guitarist - bassist - song writer - lyricist - encyclopedia author -

music journalist - mastering engineer  and generally quite busy! 

What's going on?

The new Merryweather Stark "Rock Solid" will be released on GMR Records on Nov 27. 

The new Mountain of Power "Vol 4" will also be released on Nov 27 on Grooveyard.

I have laid down a solo for the new Tragik album "Faith Healer".

Two tracks for the Fanfields Toto tribute have also been finished. I played guitar and mixed both tracks. 

We are currently recording vocals for the new Constancia album, to be released in 2021. Overdrive has been confirmed for Sweden Rock festival 2021!

Falling Hazard continue to play (safely) live!

November 6, 2020

Merryweather Stark - "Rock Solid" will be released on GMR Records on Nov 27. CD + ltd ed vinyl (100 blue + 200 black vinyl)!

Riff oriented heavy rock!

August 22, 2020

Chris Catena's Rock City Tribe - "Truth In Unity" has now been released on Grooevard Records. I play guitar on the entire albums, plus I've written several of the songs. Other guests include Pat Travers, Dick Wagner, Carmine Appice, Greg Chaisson, Rowan Robertson, Bumblefoot, Blues Saraceno, Paul Shortino, John Sloman, Matt Starr, Chuck Wright, etc. CD is out now, and a limited ed vinyl to be released in the fall of 2020.

December 22, 2019

The tribute album to Budgie - Bandiolier Kings - "Welcome To The Zoom Club (A Tribute To Budgie)" is was released on December 12 on Grooveyard! Cool guests such as former Budgies Tony Bourge and Steve Williams, plus Tony Spinner, Kyoji Yamamoto, Bill Steer, Ian Haugland, Peter Hermansson, Mikael Nord Andersson and more! Songs like Breadfan, Rockin' Man, Guts, Rollin Home Again etc.  The vinyl will be out in February 2020! Ltd edition, 200 copies! First ordered first served!

August 5, 2019

Today it's official - I've decided to leave Grand Design. It's been a great ride and I love the guys, but various things (musical differences, geographical reasons etc) has made me take this decision. 

Nov 27, 2018

Grand Design - Viva La Paradise - Special Mission (re-mixed, re-mastered + 4 bonus tracks) will be released Dec 7.

Overdrive - "Metal Attack" + Swords And Axes" re-issued on Hellion Records in Brazil.

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