47red
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Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Keyboard, Piano, Harmonica, Fiddle, Steel guitar.

ABOUT

Professional lead and bass guitarist for many years. Staff lead & bass guitarist for Jamboree USA from 1978-1983. I've played many, many different venues and gigs, over the years. Most recently, with Darnell Miller on Virginia Dream/ RFD-TV. Here's some others that I've played for over my musical career. Ava Barber (Lawrence Welk); Carl Belew (singer/song writer); U.S. Senator Robert C. Byrd; John Conley; Dick Curless; Dave Dudley; Freddie Fender; Lefty Frizzell; Don Gibson; Vern Gosdin; Grandpa Jones; Merle Kilgore & Peggy Sue Wright; Linda K. Lance (singer/song writer);
Kenny Price (Hee Haw); Johnny Russell; Red Stewart & Pee Wee King; Wynn Stewart; Sylvia (singer/song writer); Nicki Thomas (Playmate March 1977); Buck Trent; Billy Walker; Doc & Chickie Williams; and, Mac Wiseman.

I practice the Nashville Number System, for learning new material. I'm available for traditional country and classic rock gigs of all types. I am retired from my day job and am available most any time and anywhere. Call: 304-253-2911

Screen name:
47red
Member since:
Jun 08 2011
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
55
Gigs played:
Over 100
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week

Influences

Roy Nichols (Merle Haggard), James Burton (Ricky Nelson/Jerry Lee Lewis/Elvis), Don Rich (Buck Owens), Spider Wilson and Jimmy Capps (Nashville Staff Guitarists), Chet Atkins, Merle Travis and many others.

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Advanced
Lead Guitar:
Advanced
Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Guitars - Fender Telecaster (2), Ovation Nylon String, Peavey DynaBass. Amps - Fender Mustang III, Peavey Vypyr 120, Peavey Vypyr 120H w/Weber speaker, Mosvalve 500-Tubeworks Bass rig.