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Our company also has many years of experience in the pro audio industry designing groundbreaking products for the top names in the business.
Here’s a Q&A to give you a little glimpse into the Damage Control family.
Senior Analog Engineer /
DSP Algorithm Genius /
Movie Quote Encyclopedia
Firmware Architect Genius /
Jeep Repair Expert
Marketing Director /
Terrible Race Car Driver
Sr. Manufacturing Engineer
/ Underground DJ
Customer Service Mgr /
|What was your first guitar?
First guitar was a el cheapo steel string acoustic. First electric was a wine colored Les Paul Custom.
Top 3 concerts you’ve been to?
What was your first invention?
# of baseball games you’ve attended (estimate)?
How long are you going to wear that USC sweater?
Favorite Southpark episode?
How many subwoofers do you have in your living room entertainment system?
Favorite all-time flick?
|How do you pronounce your last name?
Sounds like Chelly – it’s Sicilian – arrivederci
Favorite horror flick?
Most random job you’ve ever had?
# of times Tammie said to you, "What?"
Favorite quote from which movie?
Current favorite amp?
Your best cocktail drink?
What was your first science project?
The classic Volcano project. Baking soda, vinegar and food color. I got in trouble for staining the carpet.
# of countries you’ve visited?
Guitar you’re most ashamed of having owned?
If you could rescue one person from the office during an earthquake, who would it be?
Do you believe in the devil?
Worst ever movie you’ve seen?
# of times you’ve seen CaddyShack?
|# of guitars you own?
Just a few. I usually stick with my el cheapo Fender Toronado and my Gibson J-30 acoustic.
Your favorite gear that you constantly use?Two Gibson Echoplex Digital Pro’s for live looping. I also use the crap out of Line 6 POD Farm.
# of dogs you’ve rescued?Two doggies from Los Angeles shelters, Edison and Emma.
How old were you when you made your first song? First song, or first good song? I recorded several hundred terrible vocal and casio keyboard ideas when I was 10. My first not entirely terrible song came about when I was 16.
Who are 3 people / bands who have highly influenced you in music? Radiohead, especially during the OK Computer era. Fugazi and Drive Like Jehu are also pretty big influences.
What was the first CD you ever bought? Pretty sure it was either Public Enemy Fear of a Black Planet or Yes 90125.
How much are you willing to pay for an awesome t-shirt? I like my shirts cheap. Dumpy thrift stores is how I roll.
# of cars you’ve owned? I must get bored too easily. In the last 18 years I’ve owned 19 cars!
# of birthday parties you’ve attended in 1 year alone?
I’ve lost count. I would have to approximate two a month on average. That’s not counting all the parties my wife goes to alone.
What’s your dream car?
Kobe or Gasol?
What is your dog’s name? (and stop blaming your wife Memory!)
Musical weapon of choice?
Aaaaand, what was your first instrument?
Nicknames you’ve had growing up?
The craziest sneakers you’ve ever owned?
Your first guitar?
A cheap Strat knock-off that I got for my 15th birthday. My folks made me play my mom’s old acoustic guitar for a full year before they committed to buying it for me.
Most random job you’ve ever had?
Celtics or Lakers?
Things you miss about Connecticut?
Things you don’t miss about Connecticut?
Favorite beer you brewed?
Dealer Sales /
Lead Metal Guitarist
Warehouse Manager /
Super Nice Guy
Repair Tech /
Shipping Coordinator /
Solver of all problems
|What was your first guitar? SG copy. I traded a pair of moccasin boots.
Current favorite amp? Einstein!
Do you have a prized guitar? My 70′s BC Rich acoustic.
What is your main guitar? It’s a hybrid. Mason Bernard body; custom neck by Fender/BC Rich luthier; Anderson pickups with Floyd.
If you could eat one thing for the rest of your life? Chicken salad!
How far do you run in one week? 40-70 miles.
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