After spending years playing in many popular bands in the LA/Orange County music scene, Robert Holmes joined the studio and post production communities in Hollywood before being invited to become a part of a small company in the hills of Yosemite called Sierra On-Line.
There he joined Sierra’s stellar composer group, who provided many of the groundbreaking and legendary early adventure game scores and soundtracks. While at Sierra, Robert’s work included Hoyle Classics, Gabriel Knight: Sins of The Fathers, Gabriel Knight 2: The Beast Within and Gabriel Knight 3: Blood of The Scared, Blood of The Damned. Additional notable game scores have included Jane Jensen’s Gray Matter, Lola and Lucy’s Big Adventure, Moebius: Empire Rising and Gabriel Knight Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition.
Other musical performance and production activities have included work as a writer, member, and Producer for The Scarlet Furies, recording, performance, and production work with Steve Lukather, Leon Russell, Rusty Anderson, Jim Messina, Peter Asher, Nik Venet, Sting, REO Speedwagon, Alan Pasqua, Andrew Murdock, and The Zombies.
Corporate and media clients include: Microsoft, H&R Block, Seattle’s Best Coffee, Nordstrom’s, Vail Resorts, Pike Place Market, T-Mobile Wireless, MSN, Starbucks, Hewlett Packard, University of Washington, Amazon.com, Paramount Pictures, CBS Television, and Warner Brothers Entertainment.