Tony is an experienced touring guitar player, having been in such bands as Spare Change, a top regional party band in North Carolina, and various acts around North Carolina. He also performs as a solo act or fill in musician for many playing situations. In July 2012, his band Sentenza released a self-titled EP, and in February 2015, he released a self-titled EP under the name Torpedo Rose.
Tony has extensive experience on both sides of the soundboard both live and in the studio. He has worked as both a performing and a recording artist. He has toured as both a monitor and front-of-house engineer and he has both an AAS degree in Entertainment Technology and a BA in Business.
A native of Wooster, Ohio, Tony began playing music at around age 10, starting on the saxophone. Soon after, he discovered the guitar and has been playing ever since. He moved to North Carolina in 2008 after a 4-year term in the United States Marine Corps. He has had various jobs in the music business including working as a house engineer in various clubs, an intern at Music Mania Studios in Snow Camp, NC, and studio session work.
He is married to his lovely wife, Amanda, and they have two young sons, Alaric and Lucian.