Stan Frazier is an American musician, record producer, songwriter, and restaurateur. He co-founded Sugar Ray in 1986 and was the band's principal songwriter and drummer until 2012. Frazier served as the producer for tracks and albums by Sugar Ray, Dirty Heads, and Ashlee Simpson. In 2012, he starred on the BBC culinary reality shows Chef Race, UK vs US and
won a prize of $100,000. In February 2018, Stan announced the formation of a new band The SIDE DEAL with Charlie Colin (Train), and Joel & Scott Owen (PawnShop kings). Side Deal performed live with other notable artists such as Jeff “Skunk” Baxter(The Doobie Brothers, Steely Dan) Jerry Harrison (Talking Heads) and Alice Cooper. Stan lives
in Newport Beach, CA and is currently writing, producing and arranging for several upcoming artists The SIDE DEAL who are currently making their debut EP in Orange County, CA.