Inspired by blues masters such as Bo Diddley and Muddy Waters, Stinson experimented with blues, jazz and other musical genres before co-founding Shadowfax in 1974. He remained with the band for six albums. He departed Shadowfax after recording The Odd Get Even (1989), entering the Los Angeles underground music community to refine his 'extended technique' and 'frequency manipulation'. Since then he has worked with a number of musicians on various projects, including A Thousand Other Names, Napalm Quartet, Splinter Group, L.
Stinkbug, Metalworkers, Alex De Grassi, Nels Cline and others. Stinson is a long-time Zen-practitioner. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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