Scott Alan Hardy
Artist. Writer. Speaker. Drummer. Ex-Daredevil. Sales Machine.
Scott Alan Hardy was born in Whittier, CA in 1962. He showed a knack for entertaining at a young age, and during high school began his career in radio. He hosted a show from 2-6am while selling the first Apple Computers from 9am-6pm in Great Falls, MT. Following his travel to Montana, Hardy travelled back to Northern California to begin College. He would transform club music in the small town of Redding, CA employing the entertainer deep within him, he added heavy bass which was an instant and lasting success. For the remainder of his life, Hardy’s hard-driving lifestyle—which included the steady use of illicit drugs and an ongoing love affair with alcohol while copying fine art works; his relentless sales success, anti-authoritarian corporate repulsion made him a perpetual disturbance at corporate events. However, his fondness for substances also contributed to his transformation. At 34, Hardy stopped drinking and has led a renaissance lifestyle. Hardy thinks and does. A Fine Artist, Musician, Writer, and Personality, Scott can be seen mixing paint, beats and prose in the basement or sliding on his Ferragamo’s into the board room. Ever the extremist, at 48 he suffered a serious motocross accident while attempting to jump three jumps at once which damaged his spine and both ankles. After 4 fusion surgeries in as many years, relearning to walk, now 57, Scott has just finished his first Novel and displays his barrel and canvas Fine Art throughout Southern California’s Wine Country. https://www.visittemeculavalley.com/barrel-trail/ his art is featured on the cover.