Blues-Rock-Funk Matthew Hivner
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Keyboard, Piano.

ABOUT

Just looking to meet new musicians in, and around the Ventura,CA area for now. Would like to eventually join an existing full time band, or create my own. Can email me here at flamincoe () hot (mail) dott (com) or find me on FB Matthew Hivner. I am serious about playing music, but I know how to have fun as well.

Screen name:
Blues-Rock-Funk Matthew Hivner
Member since:
Jan 20 2012
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years playing music:
20
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week

Influences

Jimi Hendrix,The Mars Volta,SRV,Buddy Guy,Bob Marley,Dylan,RHCP,John Frusciante, Miles Davis, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Frank Zappa,Jeff Beck, Cream, Radiohead,....the list goes on for days....but these are my main influences-especially the first four of them.

Some bassists I like: Billy Cox, Jaco P, Les Claypool, Juan Alderete, Stanley Clarke, Entwistle...

Some drummers I like: Thomas Pridgeon, Steve Gadd, Billy Cobham, Deantoni Parks, Buddy Rich, Copeland, Tony Royster Jr., Blake Flemming,Neil Peart, and Animal from the muppets lol...

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Expert
Acoustic Guitar:
Expert
Bass Guitar:
Moderate
Background Singer:
Moderate
Vocalist:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

-Fender Foto Flame stratocaster
-Fender Mustang 3 modelling combo amp
-535Q wah wah