SEEKING

Band to Join.

ABOUT

He considers myself to be a groove oriented drummer. He loves Funk, Blues, Old-School R&B, Classic rock, and dabbles in Jazz and Country on occasion. Mark has played for over 40 years, playing and gigging in Rock, Blues/Funk and Country club bands. He loves to singing back up and sings select lead vocals. Mark is searching for an additional project that would explore a bigger sound.

Screen name:
Mark Hotton__ Drummer_Vocalist
Member since:
Feb 02 2011
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
45
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

John Bonham, Steve Jordan,Carter Beauford, Taylor Hawkins Clyde Stubblefield, DAVID GARIBALDI!!!, Stanton Moore, Richie Hayward, Joseph Zigaboo Modeliste Dave Wechl, Steve Gadd, Bill Bruford, Buddy Rich, JoJo Mayer, Peter Erskine,

Instrument experience:

Vocalist - Baritone:
Advanced
Vocalist - Tenor:
Advanced
Drums:
Advanced
Other Percussion:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

DW -- 4 piece Collectors with a 20x16 or 22x18 Bass.
Pearl -- 6 piece Birch Master Custom 22x18 Bass
Ludwig/Yamaha -- 2, 3 or 4 piece set ups for small footprints and low volumes.
Cajon -- Used in small low volume or un-plugged gigs.
Full production set up: drum mics,vocal mics, In-ear monitor system.

MUSIC