Contender Rising


Other, Drums, Bass Guitar, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist.


Looking for guitarists to round out this band. I'm doing all the guitar work right now and I'm a damn drummer....not cool. Help!

Email me at stspano
Call me at 479-270-1864 or 260-310-4297

Name is Shawn

Screen name:
Contender Rising
Member since:
Jun 04 2011
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
Gigs played:
Over 100
45 years


Nirvana, Metallica, Shinedown, Breaking Benjamin, Skillet, Red, Disciple, Flyleaf, Norma Jean, Maylene and the Sons of Disaster, James Taylor, Deftones, Led Zepplin, The Beatles...etc, etc...

I have many far and wide influences, but this is Modern Rock. Not 80's, not 90's, not 2000's. If it doesn't sound like 2010 or 2011 its not what I am looking for. Don't want to sound like everyone else, but don't want to sound dated either. Want a fresh sound.

Members Of Band

Shawn Spano - Guitars/Drums
Jarod Delgado - Vocals
Denver Nettifee - Bass


DW Custom (6 piece) drumset
Yamaha Oak Custom (6 piece) drumset)
2004? PRS McCarty (Matteo Blue)
Mesa Boogie Triple Rec w/ 4x12 cab
Mesa Boogie Stiletto Trident w/ 4x12 cab
Mesa Boogie Big Block 750 Bass amp w/ 1x15 and 4x10 cabs
Craviotto Timeless Timber Snare
'76 Ludwig Supraphonic Snare
Old Yamaha Snare
Other various stuff, including Mics and home recording stuff