Tony, a native of Los Angeles Ca., moved to Houston when he was 14, learned to play at 15, and took off after that, playing in venues he wasn't legally old enough to be in. In the 80's he moved back to California and took part in the L.A. metal scene with his band Blade Of Fury, Opening for bands such as Circus of Power and Metal Church. From there he moved to Wisconsin , and then back to Houston where he joined Troublemaker, completing the rock and roll triangle. Influences include Zeppelin, Sabbath, UFO and so on. Thin Lizzy's “Boys Are Back In Town” got it all started for me".

Tony's basses include B.C. Rich, Fender, Epiphone, and Washburn.

Equipment includes Ashdown, Acoustic, Marshall and Ampeg.