I'm a diverse cat, so I look to many different artists and genres. Among others, my influences are:
Pink Floyd (and members Syd Barrett, Roger Waters, Richard Wright, David Gilmour, Nick Mason), Alan Parsons (sound engineer for Floyd's "The Dark Side of The Moon"), Ron Geesin (orchestrated Floyd's "Atom Heart Mother"), Blue October (and members Justin Furstenfeld and Ryan Delahoussaye), Snow Patrol, Arctic Monkeys, Bob Marley & The Wailers, King Tubby, Crash Test Dummies, John D'Agostino, Eric B & Rakim, Imogen Heap, Public Enemy (and member Chuck D and The Bomb Squad team), Afrika Bambaataa, Boogie Down Productions (members Scott La-Rock and KRS-ONE), Marley Marl, Biz Markie, MC Lyte, Bessie Smith, Louis Armstrong, Sly & The Family Stone, Fatback Band, Yellowman, Gil Scott-Heron, The Temptations
Casio WK-200 Keyboard, Acid Pro 6, Shure SM-57 Dynamic Microphone, Shure PG-27 Condenser Microphone, Tascam US 122-L Audio Interface
True art needs no explanation.