My main instrument is lead guitar, also play drums, bass, some keyboards. Do some lead vocals and backup harmony.
Played professionally for 40+ yrs. Studio experienced. Booker, accountant, and general manager. Played 100's of bars, numerous weddings, restaurants, river fests, pig roasts, backyard BBQ's, two corn boils, campgrounds, three 4th of July main events for 60,000 to 100,000 people. Booked at Headliners Madison Wisconsin, midwest hub of musicians. Was a member of the United Musicians Union of America.
- Screen name:
- Member since:
- Apr 28 2009
- Active within 1 month
- Level of commitment:
- Very Committed
- Years together:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Tend to practice:
- 1 time per week
- Available to gig:
- 1 night a week
- 59 years
Many Numerous Influences: Matt Redman, Chris Tomlin, Casting Crowns, Tenth Ave. North, Vince Gill, Sting, Charlie Daniels, Stellar Kart, Silversun Pickups Older: Ted Nugent, Led Zeppelin, Cheap Trick, Lynryd Skynryd, Jimi Hendrix, AC/DC, Molly Hatchet, Boston, Journey, Styx, Steve Miller Band, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Tom Petty and the HeartBreakers, Johnny Winter, The Ramones, The Romantics, April Wine, Kansas, Pink Floyd, Rush, Angels, Pat Benatar, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Heart, Starship, Def Leppard, Beatles, Linda Ronstadt, Martina McBride, R.E.M., Reo Speedwagon, etc, etc, etc on and on...
Members Of Band
I presently perform in old-time country gospel band called "Souls of Change" (on FB) recorded 2 cd's going into our 3rd & 4th cd. ALSO have newly formed Christian band in Salem, MO, we are 2 guitarists w/vocals, a bassist w/vocals, and a drummer, we are all experienced. We NEED a Christian Keyboards musician (vocals a plus) for our dynamic Christian band.
We need any dedicated Christian keyboards musician, male OR female ages 16-60 who can play by ear or sheet. Willing to perform at small or big events, to perform for pay by pre-contracted events, paid by love offerings OR play for no pay at times.
We are down-to-earth & fun-loving, have flexible schedules for anyone who works or not. We have top-notch music gear, large P.A. system, and a nice place to practice here in Salem. Practices are scheduled according to everyones schedule, practices are flexible, we have been meeting on tuesdays 6 pm to 9 pm. Wintertime depends on weather permitting. We would like to perform generally during summer months.
Our music mainly consists of top 100's charts/billboards, recent and past, and new contemporary Christian music.
Want to give it a try ? Call me, 573-729-6913 OR email me tekehurd@
Marshall 100 watt 1/2 stack, Gibson SG, Takamine Pro Series 12 string acoustic/electric, Epiphone Jumbo acoustic/electric, Peavey 1200 watt P.A. system mains & monitors, SP5 cabs, Shure, Phonic & Peavey mics.