j-raj
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Flute, Other, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone, Bagpipes, Steel guitar.

ABOUT

Mid 30's professional bassist with 20+ years of playing live/studio experience, looking for weekend cover band/bar band/corporate band gigs in the greater Lexington area... Also, interested in weekday evening restaurant gig and Sunday jazz brunch gigs as well.

Experience in Jazz, Blues, 40's-00's popular music, rock, many Motown and dance band hits... songlist of well over 400 tunes.

Reliable transportation, great work ethic, professional gear, solid appearance and great sense of humour.

feel free to contact me through my website ( jairaj ) , email (jairaj *at* mindspring *dot* com) or via phone (404-272-6761) .

Screen name:
j-raj
Member since:
Dec 03 2008
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week
Most available:
Days

Influences

Teachers: MTV, Bruce Gertz, JPM & Todd Baker, Influ: Fima Ephron, Dominique DiPiazza, Janek Gwizdala, Willie Weeks, Steve Jenkins, Avishai Cohen, Anthony Jackson, James Jamerson, Pino Palladino, Tony Grey, Steve Jenkins, Matthew Garrison, Carole Kaye, Chuck Rainey, Donald "Duck" Dunn and Jaco.

EQUIPMENT

Basses:

Nordstrand "Nordy vJ5" (w/Nordstrand Fatstacks and Aguiliar OBP-3)
Benavente SCD 6 (Koa topped)
94 MIA Fender Jazz Bass Plus(w/Nordstand NJ4SE's...Passive)


Amplification and Speakers:

Epifani UL112
Epifani UL502
Epifani UL210
Aguilar DB659
QSC PLX 1602
Epifani T410 (NYC)

Other Stuff:

Boss RC20
Radial Pro DI
MXR Octave pedal
Boss TU2
SHURE Wireless

M-Audio Firwire 410
Cubase
Mac PowerBookG$

MUSIC