bbrighton
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Baritone, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Other, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Steel guitar, Accordion.

ABOUT

Played in the Bay Area Punk scene (San Francisco / Oakland/ Berkeley) in the early 80s. Was a part of the original Cow-Punk movement, (now called Americana or Alt-Country). Small time record deal, opened for some big names. Switched to Stand-Up and played Jazz and then straight Bluegrass for a few years. Most recently in the North Austin band Southern Sparrows playing original Southern Alt Country.

Screen name:
bbrighton
Member since:
May 21 2019
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week

Influences

Ramones, X, The Blasters, Rank and File, The Cramps, The Clash, Dick Dale, Buddy Holly, Sarah Shook, Den 55, Rancid, Johnny Burnette, Elvis Presley, Elvis Costello, Nick Lowe, George Jones, Johnny Cash, The Byrds, The Band, Robert Zimmerman.....

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Upright bass:
Advanced
Vocalist:
Advanced
Acoustic Guitar:
Moderate
Rhythm Guitar:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

30+ YO Romanian Cremona Upright with Tomastik Spiro-cores, Krivo Pick-up, Fishman Transducer and Custom Bridge. 700 watt Acoustic Tower with 2 10"s, 1 15" and 2 horns (don't make me take off the -10 db switch....) Samick Gregg Bennett Acoustic-Electric 4 String, Dan-Electro U2 1959 re-issue in Sea-Foam Green, 2008 Dodge Magnum Sportwagon.......Yep.....