d529547
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Bass Guitar.

ABOUT

Easy to get along with and focused on writing and performing original prog-metal, djent, power metal, symphonic metal or similar genre music.

Currently ISO like-minded mature-thinking musicians with their heads on straight, bands, or newly forming bands that are the same, experienced, close to, or at a high proficiency level of musicianship, no substance/dependency issues, and with the time and aspirations to build a breakout Bay Area band.

Screen name:
d529547
Member since:
May 08 2013
Active within 1 month
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:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Short list of inspirational key drummers: Mike Portnoy, John Bonham, Mitch Mitchell, Jason Rullo, Steve Gadd.

Short list of key inspirational bands that have shaped my musical path: Symphony X, Dream Theater (primarily Train of Thought CD), Opeth, (most but not Heritage CD), Theocracy, Nightwish, Led Zeppelin, Kamelot, Terramaze, Periphery, and Karnivool.

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

Two Tama 9 shell Superstar kits, DW hardware, Axis longboard pedals, 300 degree Gibraltar rack, Sabian & Paiste & Zildjian cymbals, octobon set

Vintage 1970 John Bonham Ludwig maple 5 shell kit + DW hardware and pedals

Roland V-Drums & sound system

DAW 64-bit, 16-channel interface recording studio for drums