Ian is a member of Hip Hop/Electronica group Dancing Mischief, which has received airplay on KCRW FM. He is also the lead guitarist/singer/songwriter of original punk rock band Get Out™. Get Out™ has released 6 albums, which have sold on 6 continents and performed hundreds of shows. Get Out™’s been endorsed by energy drink company Nitro 2 Go and have gotten airplay on various local stations. The band has performed on LA18 television and has shared the stage with such national acts as Voodoo Glow Skulls, Streetlight Manifesto, MXPX, and Suburban Legends. In January 2015, Get Out™ released Epilogue, a 19 minute progressive punk rock epic, with the help of drummer Jeff Bowders (Paul Gilbert, Shakira).
Ian is currently on the faculty at Musician’s Institute. As part of the Bachelor Degree Program he teaches Guitar Technique, Guitar Reading, Bachelor Ensemble, Performance Classes in Punk, Blues Rock and Fusion (the latter with former co/teacher Russell Ferrante), Ear Training, Private Lessons and Open Counseling. He also teaches the KPOP, Zawinul and Coffee House International LPWs.