- Member #
- Member since
- 4 Mar 2006
- Last activity record:
- Active over 1 month ago
- Instruments played:
- Background Singer, Other Percussion, Drums, Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist - General
- Jazz, Blues, Acoustic
- Screen name:
- Hoosick Falls, New York, 12090
- 67 years old
- Level of commitment:
- Very Committed
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Tend to practice:
- More than 3 times per week
- Available to gig:
- 6-7 nights a week
- Most available:
Other, Flute, Harmonica, Background Singer, Piano, Keyboard, Saxophone, Trumpet, Violin, Other Percussion, Drums, Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - General, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro.
I have a style all my own using alternate bass and seldom use a pick.My voice is very strong and I have a wide range.I can play many styles but prefer blues on the jazz side but as long as its music I love it !
Ray Charles,Bonnie Raitt,Janis Joplin,clapton,Larry Carlton,Merle Haggard,Jose feliciano,Willie,Etta James,
Michael Hedges,Tuck Andreas,Toy Caldwell,BB King the list is endless.
Guitars: main ax Gibson 333 for a band and solo I use a Takamine other guitars are: 60' tele 60's MusicmasterII and a L5 copy made by Ibanez 70's and a Gibson less paul jr I have strung up for slide.Then I have a beater Aspen flat top.
Amp's: 1963 Fender Vibrolux,1952 Airline(made by montgomery wards) also a 1962 Prinston silver face I usually use in stereo with the Airline then I have a Peavey KB 100.
gizmos:one of the original boss stereo chorus pedals a volume/wah a full drive 2 made by fulltone USA and a tube screamer.
PA: A Peavey XR600 amp and two 3 way cab's 15/6/tweeter.A dbx 166 compressor/limiter