Taide was Born in Orange County California, grew up in Phoenix Arizona. He began his musical journey freshman year in High-school. Soon after seeing his schoolmate perform, he was inspired to teach himself to play guitar, and sing.
Currently a full time solo artist, as well as a recording artist. With 4 full length albums available on iTunes,Spotify, Pandora, Googlemusic, Touch Tunes, Amazon Music. Taide has placed his songs in "MX vs ATV" and "Monster Jam" available for PS4 and XBOX.
Taide has shared the stage with great musicians and performers including: Stone Temple Pilots, 30 Seconds To Mars, Dirty Heads, Sublime with Rome, The Wailers, Wiz Kalifah, Bass Nectar, Slightly Stoopid, Flogging Molly, The Flaming Lips, Rebelution, Pepper, Atmosphere,Steel Pulse, Shaggy, Smashmouth, Capital Cities, Griz, Tribal Seeds, Authority Zero, Afroman, The Ataris, The Expendables, Iration and many more. His influences include The Beatles, Carlos Santana, Bob Marley.
Taide’s blend of acoustic covers from every popular genre: Pop, Rock, Classics, Reggae, Top 40, Mellow acoustic, even a bit of hip hop. Taide is a treat for anyone who truly enjoys showmanship and music at its finest. Taide’s goal is to play to larger, more diverse audiences, while he continues to write and record more music. His dream is to win a Grammy and run his own record label to help other musician reach their musical goals. His band mates refer to him as “The Hardest Working Man In Show Business”.