One of 7 children, Stan was Born in Texarkana, Texas, and began learning guitar in the early 60’s He has lived and played in many parts of Texas and other States. His public music career really began in Chicago where he played rhythm guitar and sang in Rock & Roll bands. He spent time in the Army, but returned to Texas in ’73, where he began performing again In Austin, Lewisville, Grapevine & other cities. Other than a short sojurn into Mississippi & Louisiana, Stan has spent most of his music career here in Texas. He and his wife of 26 years settled in Winnsboro in ’95, and he has been performing locally at venues such as Lou Viney’s, Crossroads, TCCA, Brewbaker’s Pub and others.