BassicsRob
CONTACT

SEEKING

Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar.

ABOUT

San Diego native who has been playing bass since the nineties. I've played gigs in San Diego, Riverside, Los Angeles, Vegas and Japan. I've spent time in professional and not so professional studios doing albums, EPs and demos, and use music as my outlet in life. My band, Weight of the Sun is Post Metal, Post Rock, Indie Jazz Shoegaze Metal music.

email me: robertjones29 at yah00 dot com

Ideally something similar to Baroness meets Mogwai meets Pink Floyd with some Deafheaven and Killswitch thrown in for good measure..

Screen name:
BassicsRob
Member since:
Jun 03 2011
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
20
Gigs played:
50 to 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Cliff Burton got me started playing bass and Timmy C from Rage heavily influenced me (our playing styles are very similar).

Here are the bands that are currently influencing my sound and direction:
Baroness
Deafheaven
Rolo Tomassi
Karnivool
Intronaut
A Perfect Circle
Mogwai
Alice in Chains
Russian Circles
Deftones
Between The Buried and Me
Jesu
Faith No More
Gojira
This Will Destroy You
Isis
Red Sparrows
North
Killswitch Engage
Tool
Pink Floyd
Future Usses

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Warwick Thumb NT
Spector Forte Helium

Mesa Boogie Fathom
Bergantino NV610
Bergantino NV412

Darkglass b3k
Darkglass b7k
Darkglass x7

MUSIC

CALENDAR

Past Events

House of Blues - Locals Brews and Local Grooves

Playing with Tuscon Doom and Sludge band NORTH at the Merrow.

Opening for the Bloodline at the Jumping Turtle.