Guitar player who all founded the Dixie Dregs and that has used Deep Crimson since 1994. He also used Kansas for area of the 1980s. A trip to the state fair in which a musician was choosing through a dixie melody got him into guitars. He co-wrote Kansas’ last big strike, “All I NEEDED.” His dad was a minister and his mom was a traditional pianist. He added to a lot more than ten of Ian Gillan and Deep Purple’s albums.