A veteran synth musician, Eric founded the early 90's underground synthpop band Turning Keys
as the band's songwriter and lead vocalist. Turning Keys received favorable reviews and a significant following in the Southern California electronica underground sub-culture, notably opening with A Flock Of Seagulls
, Depeche Mode
, and Missing Persons
With Back to Life
, Eric's first solo album in over two decades, his writing and production reflects his signature catchy synth tracks with penetrating lyrics to challenge any listener and delight synth enthusiasts.
In early 2018, Eric released his new single, Noise Zombie (Synthmaster Mix)
, catching the attention of the synthwave and electronica scene. The song was entered the SynthMaster Track Contest winning 3rd place globally.
Also released in May 2018 was a new single collaboration called Click
(feat. Eric C. Powell
). More singles are planned for 2018, culminating in a new album named "True."