Mad Dog writes from the moment and sings from his heart. He influences include sources as divergent as William Butler Yeats and the delta blues. His songwriting is sincere, simple and often humorous. His songs have been played on radio stations around the world. He has recorded several solo projects as well as with Jenn Cleary, Papa Juke, Felonius Smith, Chris Hammong, Yo Yo Ma and Derek Trucks.