James0789
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SEEKING

Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer.

ABOUT

21 Years of drumming starting at church and moving into progressive metal, heavy metal, country, blues, southern rock, rock, reggae and punk. My most recent project was the Clash Tribute Brixton '76 in San Diego, CA. I've recorded a progressive metal album, a few heavy metal tracks and a punk album.

Screen name:
James0789
Member since:
Jan 10 2022
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
20
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

I am a fan of every genre but I have a rock leaning. Some of my favorite drummers are Stewart Copeland, John Bonham, Travis Barker, Tomas Haake, Matt Gartska, Tony WIlliams, Dave Grohl (w/ QOTSA and Killing Joke more than Nirvana), Chris Dave, Vinnie Paul, Topper Headon, Spit Stix, John Dolmayan, Brad Wilk, Chad Sexton and many more.

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

PDP Exotics Maple, Mapex Mars, vintage Rogers, a slew of Zildjian, Meinl, Sabian and Stagg cymbals, a slew of MXL, CAD, Shure and Stagg mics, Behringer U1820 interface, Tama , PDP and Mapex hardware, DW Collectors 14x6.5 bell brass, DW Design 14x5.5 brass, Pork Pie 14x6.5 BOB, Pork Pie 13x7 Vented Little Squealer, Ludwig Acrolite, Precision 13x3.5 piccolo, Mapex 14x8 maple, and vehicles to get there!

MUSIC