Sales Manager - Buchanan Music - Mesa, Arizona
Todd Staples with his favorite food.
Todd Staples is a music industry veteran with over 15 years of experience in music retail and over 20 in music performance. An East coast Native, Todd Moved to phoenix in early 2000. The same year, Todd graduated from Roberto Venn School of Luithery, studying under William Eaton, John Reuter and Kris Olsen .
Soon after Graduating, Todd became employed at the local Guitar Center. Promotion to Department Manager and Assistant manager soon followed.
Todd opened Staples Guitar Shop in January 2010. While mildly successful, the business could not weather the economy and closed in January 2013
Todd began his employment at Buchanan Music in March of 2013.
Todd has performed and recorded with a variety of musicians over the years, sharing the stage with: LA Guns, Lynch Mob, Souls of We, Bang Tango, Mandy Lion, Faster Pussycat, Quiet Riot, Jimmy VanZant, and many more.
Todd is currently the singer/guitarist for Suicide Circus.