Ross Damude He's been playing guitar for some 40 years. His professional career began in Victoria, BC, during the 1970's, a very fruitful period in that city’s music scene, playing with Jacob, Slam, Cold Sweat (with current Uriah Heep singer Bernie Shaw), and the now legendary Holy Smoke. he then spent many years in Vancouver as a band member, (Handley Page, Broken Hearts), sideman and session player, working closely in the studio with the late Brian McLeod, (Headpins, Chilliwack, Edward Bear), and Rick Livingstone, Broken Hearts singer and Emmy nominated sound editor. After 2 years in Los Angeles he returned to Canada in the early ‘90’s, settling in St. Albert, (to raise his son), and began playing and recording with Carson Cole, (“Stop It I Like It”), Marshall Tully, and Mike Plume, (“Song and Dance, Man”). He then spent 8 years in a true labour of love, co-managing Wide Mouth Mason and co-producing their 2005 cd “Shot Down Sattelites” (Recorded with Barry Allen at Homestead Studios in Edmonton). During this period WMM garnered international acclaim and toured with the Rolling Stones, AC/DC, ZZ Top (to name a few), and he twice played in the prestigious Montreaux Jazz Festival in Switzerland.