Acoustic Slide Guitarist 65


Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Upright bass.


Session Musician & Entertainer
Jim Dougherty is an experienced acoustic slide guitarist-and vocalist with more than thirty five years experience in writing, arranging, and recording original songs for commercial use, and is proficient in blues, pop country, jazz, fusion, southern rock, hard rock, and rock from the 60's,70's,80's,90's.

For bookings or direct contact use /messenger.
James P Dougherty Jr
or jdougherty796

Also looking for session work, voice over guitar work, commercials, etc.

Currently assembling a Duo or trio for 2019.
Keyboardist or strong vocalist wanted.

Screen name:
Acoustic Slide Guitarist 65
Member since:
Nov 22 2018
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
50 to 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week


Jim played guitar for over twenty years before attending Castleton State College and Green Mountain College's advanced music program in the late 90's.

Jim is fluent with many of the popular artists/ bands such as:

Atlanta Rhythm Section, Average White Band, Allman Brothers, Bonnie Raitt, Danny Gattton,
Earl Klugh, John Hiatt, John Prine, Boz Scaggs, Buddy Guy, Cream, Eric Clapton, Fleetwood Mac, Gov't Mule, Grateful Dead, Hall & Oates,
Jackson Browne, Warren Haynes Band,
Gov't Mule, Tedeschi Trucks Band,
Delbert McClInton,Robben Ford, Subdudes, Rolling Stones, Standells, Steve Miller,Van Morrison,Tower Of Power, Blues Bros, The kinks, The Who and many more.There is also a good amount of mainstream country such as George Strait, Keith Urban, Waylon Jennings and too many to list.
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Real Life influences:

Jay Pritchard, Paul Buxbaum,Jim Holland,
Billy Comstock,Robby Henrichon,
Greg Carpenter, Brad Morgan,Art Chase,
Duane Carleton, Rick Redington, and all the bands that frequented Ezra Sound in the Late 70's through the eighties! All of you are an instrumental part in my musical life!

Instrument experience:

Vocalist - Tenor:
Rhythm Guitar:
Lead Guitar:
Acoustic Guitar:
Bass Guitar:
Background Singer:


70's SM 58 Vocal Mic, 1950's Sun Mic Sampler, Boss VE 8, 1970's Acoustic Electrics, 1984 Shadow Classical Electric, 1980 Strat, Hammer Slammer , 1980's SG Bass,.Portable briefcase 32 track digital mixer with effects also burns CD's
Two channel Behringer Acoustic Amp,
For solo gigs.Euro power 5 channel head,
2 Wright Bros cabs with horns.1 Carvin wedge monitor.
I am looking for gigs and to form a duo or trio in the Springs/ Pueblo area or join a working band for lunch, happy hour & dinner hour gigs.
Experienced players with available vocal samples from Pueblo, Co Springs , Manitau, Highlands Ranch, Peyton, Divide, Woodland Park and nearby encouraged to apply. Send reply to