Busta Bass
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano.

ABOUT

Life long student of music, mature late 60s, strong ear and chord chart bassist with intermediate sight reading training. Looking to groove with relatively similar aged and committed musicians to perform contemporary gospel, R&B, soul, jazz, music of all kinds, except punk, metal, and similar genres. Looking to join a Praise and Worship, jazz, or cover band, or to partner in starting a band.

Screen name:
Busta Bass
Member since:
Mar 07 2018
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
60
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week

Influences

James Jamerson, Donald "Duck" Dunn, Anthony Jackson, Gerald Veasley (Grover Washington, Jr), Joseph "Lucky" Scott (Curtis Mayfield), Bootsy Collins (James Brown), most of the funk bassists circa 1967-1990.

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Trombone:
Moderate
Trumpet:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Ken Smith, Roscoe, Fender, Warrior, Ibanez, ESP/LTD, Yamaha, 4, 5, and 6 string basses, Ampeg (SVT 7 PRO 1000 head/410HLF Classic cab), GK (1×15 Combo), and Roland (Bass Cube 100), amps, Shure mics, PA speakers, assorted bass pedals.