All about the Bass


Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Drums, Violin, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Vocalist - Alto.


Bassist looking to join a band or form a new one.
Recently in a band called the Blues Vandals for over three years.
We performed originals plus covers of Stevie Ray Vaughn, Clapton, Stevie Wonder, Tommy Castro and many others. We opened for Tommy Castro at the Broadway. Other venues; Strikes in Rocklin, Cal Club Auburn, and many more. BV produced a 10 song CD called Outlaw Radio.
Invisible Man and Eagle Eye Joe are two cuts from that CD that are here on this web page.
Prior to the BVs I was in a band, that I co-created called Mondo Vagabondo which was a band covering various Americana artist. Previous to MVO, I put together a 90's grunge cover band. I have been in rock cover bands, blues and jazz cover bands in the past.
Text or call if your interested: Tel: 925-963-3371

Screen name:
All about the Bass
Member since:
Feb 06 2015
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:


Variuos music instructors, including my 4th-9th grade orchestra instructor/conductor. Plus the many musicians and friends that I have been in bands with over the years. Bassist; Carol Kay, Tal Wilkenfeld, James Jamerson, John Entwistle, Bob Babbitt, Jack Bruce, Bootsy Collins, John Paul Jones, Stanley Clark, Marcus Miller, Paco Pastorious, Flea, Stu Hamm, Bill Sheean, Jeff Berlin, Mark J. Smith, Jonathan Stoyanoff

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Upright bass:


* Note the Blues Vandals recordings 99 & 1/2 and All Your Lovin were recorded on an Olympus Digital Recorder. Which was set up in our studio and recorded during one of our rehearsals.
The Mondo Vagabondo recording " Botcha Me" was done in a studio in West Sac. I am playing the upright bass for this recording. Outlaw Radio was recorded at Flying Whale Recording Studios in Grass Valley, California

Equipment includes; 76 Fender American made Jazz Bass, 1937 3/4 Kay Orchestra Model Upright. Amp is an Ampeg SVT Pro 3, Speakers Mark Bass cabinets.