gavin1974
CONTACT

SEEKING

Accordion, Acoustic Guitar, Background Singer, Bagpipes, Banjo, Cello, Clarinet, DJ, Dobro, Electronic Music, Fiddle, Flute, Harmonica, Harp, Lead Guitar, Mandolin, Other, Other Percussion, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Upright bass, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.

ABOUT

We’re a band in North East LA called August West and the Rosebuds. We play mostly Grateful Dead songs and will also probably play some others. We are currently looking for a bass player that can play anything from improv jazz to funk to blues, a keyboardist, and a drummer or two.

Screen name:
gavin1974
Member since:
Sep 21 2019
Active within 24 hours
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
3
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week

Influences

Our biggest influence is the Grateful Dead. But we also love bands like the Allman Brothers Band, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Crosby Stills and Nash, Neil Young, and Barry Goldberg. We also listen to a lot of jazz like Sun Ra, John Coltrane, Stan Getz, Bill Evans, Oscar Peterson, and Miles Davis.

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Advanced
Lead Guitar:
Advanced
Acoustic Guitar:
Moderate
Drums:
Moderate
Bass Guitar:
Intermediate
Keyboard:
Beginner

EQUIPMENT

We have, , keyboard and keyboard amp, and one drum set. We need a bass and bass amp, and another drum kit if we do get two drummers.