Armstrong Bass Player. Born: 1956, Detroit. Classically trained at Michigan's
Interlochen School of Fine Arts for four years before joining the Mahavishnu
Orchestra at the age of 17 (1973-1975).
played with Zappa in London, Ontario, on December 5, 1975 (as an
in-concert audition) and in
Detroit, Michigan, on November 19, 1976 (sitting in
as a guest).
ex Mahavishnu Orchestra violinist Jean-Luc Ponty for the Enigmatic Ocean album
[Atlantic, 1977] and a Live album [Rhino, 1978], which he describes as the
"best example of my electric bass playing on record."
-- info: Charles Ulrich