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Extremely hard working and reliable drummer for gig's or studio work.
Ability to sub for bands as needed (schedule permitting) and learn a vast amount of songs in a short time. My record so far was 3 hours of music (4 sets) with 11 days notice.
Studio work also welcomed, some of which I have had as little as 24 hours notice (of music being sent to me) before studio time started.
Trumpet from elementary to high school.
Classical Percussion Ensemble in college.
Many years of private lessons at SMI.
Latin Ensemble at community college.
Former member of Watsonville Taiko.
Many drum and percussion workshops with master drummers.
20+ years playing clubs, festivals, graduations, weddings and private parties.
- Screen name:
- Brian Jacobs
- Member since:
- Nov 08 2015
- Active over 1 month ago
- Level of commitment:
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Tend to practice:
- More than 3 times per week
- Available to gig:
- 1 night a week
- Most available:
To list just a few -
Cab Calloway, Louis Prima, Gene Krupa, Billie Holiday, Count Basie, Etta Jones, Etta James, Nina Simon, Charlie Parker.
Squirrel Nut Zippers, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Cherry Poppin Daddies, Royal Crown Review, Imelda May.
Treme Brass Band, Rebirth Brass Band, Kermit Ruffins, Hot 8 Brass Band, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, The Soul Rebels, Shotgun Jazz Band, Tuba Skinny, Trombone Shorty.
Average White Band, Tower of Power, Earth, Wind and Fire, Kool and the Gang, K.C. and the Sunshine Band, The Bee Gee's, The Temptations.
Maceo Parker, James Brown, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, The Meters, Galactic, Papa Grows Funk, Lettuce.
Poncho Sanches, Los Van Van, Mambo Big Band, Tito Puentes, Buena Vista Social Club, Arturo Sandoval.
Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, Stray Cats, Jerry Lee Lewis.
Skatalites, Save Ferris, Bob Marley.
Rush, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Black Sabbath, Juddas Priest, The Doors, The Police, UFO, U2, Jimmy Hendrix, Paul Simon, Greatful Dead, Steelie Dan.
Dick Dale, The Shadows, The Rivieras, The Wrecking Crew, The Mermen, The sh*tones.
- Other Percussion:
- Background Singer:
Various acoustic drum set configurations, handpan, congas, bongos, djembe, customized washboards, various hand percussion instruments, various bamboo and wooden flutes.