david1014123
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Lead Guitar, Drums.

ABOUT

1965 to 1966: Lead guitarist, lead vocalist for The Switchmen, my high school teenage garage dance band. 1967 to 1969 Rhythm guitarist, keyboardist and vocalist in The Shades, which became the house band at Love Street Light Circus Feel Good Machine on Allen's Landing in Houston, TX...1972 Bassist in Big Foot's Blues Band headquartered at Rick Klein's place near the Lama Foundation north of Taos, NM...In 1988 the leader of Country Company, a C&W dance band from my hometown, Seminole, TX invited me to play rhythm guitar, saying he wanted that "nasty" sound. I was happy to oblige.
I joined Tornado Alley as the bassist and vocalist in July, 2016.

Screen name:
david1014123
Member since:
Jul 08 2014
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
50
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week

Influences

Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, Chuck Berry, Jimmy Reed, The Drifters, The Coasters, James Brown, Sam and Dave, Wilson Pickett, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Led Zeppelin, Santana, Jimi Hendrix, Spirit, Van Morrison, Journey, John Mayer, Dire Straits, Eagles, Stevie Ray Vaughan, ZZ Top, Gary Moore, Ian Moore, etc., etc.

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Moderate
Rhythm Guitar:
Moderate
Background Singer:
Moderate
Bass Guitar:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

Fender Fretless MIM Precision/Jazz Bass. Boss Super Octave OC-3, Boss TU-3 Chromatic Tuner, Ashdown Engineering LoMenzo Bass Hyper Drive, Fender Rumble 350, Asterope cables, Audio-Technica M2M Wireless In-Ear-Monitor System.