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ABOUT

BORN AND RAISED IN WASHINGTON D.C. I STARTED OUT PLAYING THE TRUMPET IN THE DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS MUSIC PROGRAM. AFTER A WHILE I GOT BORED WITH THAT AND PICKED UP THE GUITAR AND STARTED ME A BAND. WITH A GOOD FRIEND OF MINE ON BASS WE FORMED "CRANKSHAFT"...AS I GREW I FELT THE NEED TO EXPAND MY MUSICAL HORIZONS, I THEN PICKED UP THE BASS.AS I LISTENED AND LEARNED STYLES OF VARIOUS BASSIST LIKE.BOOTSY..STANLEY CLARKE..JACO..LARRY GRAHAM..VERDINE WHITE..AND MANY OTHERS...I PLAYED WITH SEVERAL DC AREA BANDS SUCH AS ORPHEUS..CAPRICE...NEW RAGE..CROSSOVER.PARADISE BAND AND NEXXX LEVEL.CERTIFIED FUNK..FUJAREH..EVOLUTION,,,,N TUNE2,,AND CURRENTY MY OWN BAND A REAL BAND... IM A MATURE PROFFESIONAL MUSICIAN/SONGWRITER ALWAYS IN SEARCH OF NEW VENTURES IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY, A BASS PLAYER WITH 38 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE...LIVE PERFORMANCES, STUDIO. ETC....VARIOUS GENRES AND PLAYING STYLES ..AND A TRUE PASSION AND DEDICATION TO MY CRAFT..NEED A BASS PLAYER FOR A GIG ,LAY A TRACK OR TO COLLABORATE ON SOME MUSIC DROP ME A LINE..IM IN THE DC /MD/VA AREA BUT AS IT SAYS IN THE HEADLINE....."HAVE BASS WILL TRAVEL ..MATURE DEDICATED .MITED MUSICIAN...AVAILABLE FOR SIT IN GIGS...STUDIO WORK..AND ESTABLISHED BANDS..PROFESSIONAL EQUIPMENT AND OWN TRANPORTATION..

Screen name:
HAVE BASS WILL TRAVEL
Member since:
Jul 29 2007
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
35
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

STANLEY CLARK..JACO PASTORIOUS..VICTOR WOOTEN..DEON ESTUS...LARRY GRAHAM..BOOTSY COLLINS...AND VARIOUS OTHER MUSICIANS AND BANDS

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Moderate
Lead Guitar:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

BRUBAKER..MUSICMAN..FENDER. WARWICK ...VARIOUS CUSTOM MADE BASSES

MUSIC