Chad McLoughlin is originally form upstate NY and has been residing in NYC for the past 15 years but still has a residence in the capital district. He is an accomplished, versatile and innovative performing artist and composer. Chad has been teaching guitar for over 35 years and brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to his students. He is credited with performing and recording with a wide range of artists including Davivd Kikoski, Bob Francesini, Mike Stern, Joel Rosenblatt, Dave Anderson, Thierry Arpino, Manolo Badrena, David Sancious, Chrissy Poland, David Torn, The Mahavishnu Project, Little Anthony, Ricky Nelson, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry and many others. His trio with Dave Anderson and Thierry Arpino performs around the NYC metro area and is about to release a new CD called "Electron Flux". He also plays with the Darren Lyons Group at such venues as The Bluenote, Shapeshifter Lounge, The Capital Theater (Port Chester) and The Bitter End.