Born in Los Angeles, moved to and grew up in San Francisco then moved into music from athletics just in time for the largest explosion of music in the history of the USA. First played live in a garage band that was moderately successful then followed by several more bands all who enjoyed modest success and played some very large scale concerts. Reese was a member of one of the first bands ever to be presented on live TV at CBS Studios in Hollywood and lived the San Francisco music scene for two decades before moving to the Seattle area in 1979. Became the sole proprietor of BAM in 2002 when the old American Music as you knew it for 25 years was disassembled. Has rubbed elbows with and served many high profile musicians. Was instrumental in bringing the concept of clinics workshops and appearances by many world class musicians from the time he arrived in the Seattle area.
Client list past and present reads as a who's who in the music business.