ABOUT

Bassist with 35 years playing experience live and in studio. Vocalist & rhythm guitarist and some keys as well. Looking primarily to write / record music. Playing out is okay but my job limits my ability to gig at the moment. Contact me at mark<dot>beem at g mail<dot>com

Screen name:
Mark Beem
Member since:
Jun 24 2011
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
50 to 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Anthony Jackson, Pino Palladino, Tony Levin, Geddy Lee, Sting, Ross Valory, Leland Sklar, Gene Simmons, Mick Karn, Chris Squire, Steve Harris, Dave LaRue, Bob Daisley, Eddie Jackson.

Karnivool, Animals As Leaders, Queensryche, The Birthday Massacre, Rush, The Beatles, Scale The Summit, Depeche Mode, Steve Khan, Dream Theater, King Crimson, Tool, Al Di Meola, Queen, Cynic, HIM, Collide, Fates Warning, Pain of Salvation, Mike Keneally, The Dixie Dregs, Meat Loaf, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Ozric Tentacles, Jonas Hellborg, The Hideous Sun Demons, Lana Lane, Spiral Architect, Frank Zappa, Pink Floyd, The Police, David Arkenstone, Shadowfax, Steve Morse Band, Yes, Gamalon & much, much more!

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Expert
Vocalist - Bass:
Expert
Background Singer:
Advanced
Vocalist:
Advanced
Vocalist - Baritone:
Advanced
Rhythm Guitar:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Lakland Skyline 55-02
Mike Lull M5V
Lakland Skyline 55-01 Deluxe Fretless
Valenti VTP5
Lakland Skyline 55-64
Lakland Skyline 55-60
Fender American Vintage '63 Precision
Cincitycustoms "Pino Palladino" Precision

Carvin BX1600
Carvin BX500
BBE BMAX preamp --> Carvin DCM1000L
Greenboy Audio Fearless F112
Markbass CMD 151P Combo with New York 151 extension cab
Carvin BX250 --> Peavey 210 TVX

MUSIC

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