1997, The story: his mama bought him a guitar when he was a child. As so many others, he played guitar in a high school band. He went to San Francisco, joined the band "FLAME". The band grew to great popularity and ended up in doing a record with WARNER BROTHERS in 1991. Billy moved to Austin. He wrote songs about everyday life, which is not a new concept. The album is a mix of mainstream rock and blues influenced southern rock.