BrettGuitarBass
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Drums.

ABOUT

* * I AM A SOLID, SEASONED, NO BULLSHIT ELECTRIC BASSIST! * *

I have the gear, transportation, motivation & band experience.

~ Currently, I am gigging with a couple of bands ~ "Prodigal Sons" & "Sons Of Carolina"

Over the last five or so years I have performed at: The Double Door Inn, NC Music Factory, Bootleggers Saloon & Dance Hall, The Friendly Moose, Mac's Speed Shop, Lucky Lou's Tavern, The Comet Grill, McKoy's Smokehouse ~ Bike Night, Broncos, Zee's Tavern, Brew's Tavern, FINZ, Matthews Ale House, The Sand Bar, Southsiders, Hinson's Drive-In, Safari Miles, Empire Pizza, Big Al's, McHaIe's, ete. etc. I also played with the local country band CAROLINA NATION during the Summer of 2015.

FYI - In Dec 2010 I moved to Charlotte, NC from Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas. I played Bass for three years with the the popular Texas Country Artist & Author "JAY Parr." Listen to Texas Singer/Songwriter Jay Parr's music on iTunes or YouTube. Also checkout his book "THE DOOR" in Barnes & Noble or at Amazon.com

Also, have also lived and performed in Bakersfield, CA - Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee and Boston, MA.

Screen name:
BrettGuitarBass
Member since:
Mar 30 2009
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

*Bassists: Dusty Hill, Tommy Shannon, Willie Dixon, Bill Wyman, Darryl Jones, Carol Kaye, Randy Meisner etc...

*Styles: Rock N' Roll, Blues, Country, Rockabilly, Honky Tonk, Americana, Alternative, Bluegrass, Folk etc...

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Expert
Rhythm Guitar:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

3 Fender Guitars (1952 Telecaster reissue, Jimmie Vaughan Signature Stratocaster, & Fender Standard Tex Mex Telecaster

2 Fender Basses (Jazz and Precision Bass both American)

1956 reissue Danelctro Dolphin

Gibson J 45 acoustic/electric

Epiphone Acoustic with Bill Lawrence pickup

Fender Tenor Ukulele

Mountain Dulcimer

Fender 1971 Deluxe Reverb Silver-face

Marshall 25th Anniversary White Tolex JCM 800

Peavey 4X10 Bass Cab

Ampeg Bass Head

Ampeg 25 Watt Bass Amp

EC ELECTRONICS 250 Watt Bass Amp

Fender Powered Monitor

Various BOSS effects pedals

Shure Microphones

Monster Cables

ETC.