fergus-bass
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar.

ABOUT

Working stiff and family man. Mediocre musician, but always show up having practiced and learned what I said I would practice and learn. Writing lyrics is my stong suite. Been obsessed with music since I was about 10. Several decades in bands.

Screen name:
fergus-bass
Member since:
Jul 31 2012
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
35
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

My baseline of greats are the same as almost every bass player I know: Ray Brown, Jack Cassady, James Jamerson. I write songs on guitar, and my favorites are an eclectic mess -- Alejandro Escovedo, Ian Hunter, Christy Moore, Lou Reed and the mighty Dylan.

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Moderate
Bass Guitar:
Moderate
Acoustic Guitar:
Intermediate
Upright bass:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

Pro gear, honestly maybe a bit more than is appropriate for my skill level -- but my wife is a patient and caring woman. A piccolo bass, a fretless, a p-bass, Steinberger and an acoustic.