carlos975
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Alto.

ABOUT

As of September 2018:
1. I currently have an excellent funk/jazz/dance quartet in SF/Oakland looking for lead singers. Let me know if you're a singer and looking for a group!

2. Interested in joining a jazz or a funk/soul group

3. Open to recording and live performance work


Years of stage and recording experience. Electric and acoustic.
Influenced by and enjoy performing every genre out there: jazz, rock, funk, electronic, hip hop, oldies, rhythm & blues, acoustic, house, reggae, indie, soul, latin, fusion, etc. etc.

Connect with me at carlos dot folgar at dot com

Screen name:
carlos975
Member since:
May 28 2018
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
20
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Traditional jazz, badass jazz (George Benson, Mahavishnu, Herbie, Weather Report, Snarky Puppy), jazzy funk (Galactic, Soulive, New Mastersounds, The Motet), soul/funk (Curtis Mayfield, Parliament, James Brown, Isley Bros., Prince), hip hop (Digable Planets, The Roots, Blackalicious), neo-soul (Sade, Erykah Badu), bossa nova (standards, Nossa Alma Canta), latin, world rhythms, instrumental (STS9, New Deal, Lotus, Pnuma Trio, Tycho), of course we all grew up on classic rock, rock (Umphrey's McGee, Pearl Jam, Tool), electronic (LTJ Bukem, Bonobo, Pretty Lights, Daft Punk), indie (M83, Discovery), etc. etc.

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Expert
Acoustic Guitar:
Expert
Electronic Music:
Moderate
Background Singer:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Pro guitar rig, PA, laptop with Ableton and Garageband, microphones, recording gear, killer lights