The sound he delivers today was instilled against the backdrop of the hard-working tones of the Midwest culture. Growing up in Michigan, surrounded by industry and Detroit muscle, every composition in Sullivan’s extensive catalog of original rock ’n’ roll music has that sound either front and center or tucked away in the nuances of a guitar lick or vocal inflection.
As a successful software engineer, Sean lives a life of continual immersion in the latest tech and innovations— a world he loves. He brings this passion into the practice of creating DIY guitar effects and embracing the latest in recording technologies. From a genre standpoint, he sidesteps the popular electronica found on his colleagues headphones and focuses on his roots and the obsession with the primal sound of an electric guitar into a cranked up amplifier. His sound is that of guitar riffs filled with swagger and gritty vocals that are human, something AI is going to be hard pressed to replace. “Technology should be used to create and capture the sound, not be the sound.”