Doug plays saxophones, clarinets, flutes, and the electric bass. He has played in a variety of bands since 1978, including Connie & the Rhythm Method, The Bachelors, The Ambivalents, Mr. Baby, Backwash, Bent, Second Hand Smokers, and the Dave Dardine Project. He has played a variety of styles, including Jazz, Blues, Reggae, Ska, Funk, Soul, R & B, and Rock. He has performed at the Montreaux Jazz Festival in Switzerland (1981), traveled on a Reggae tour through Montana (1986), and played a host of venues in Utah and Northern Colorado. His primary influences on saxophone are Michael Brecker, Bob Berg, and Chris Potter. His favorite artists include Pat Metheny, Chick Corea, Chaka Khan, Miles Davis, John Scofield, Michael Franks, Steely Dan, and Level 42.