JD and The Bad Boys
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SEEKING

Bass Guitar, Drums.

ABOUT

Looking for a Touring drummer and a Bass player with Backup vocals ability. Must be able to go on tour if it works out. NO Drugs or Drama, Health must be in order to be able to play several shows in a day. Somtimes we will put in 13 to 16 Hours depending on the circumstances. We my play 3 to 4 hours straight with no breaks. Only breaks are during solo times of other musicians.
Drummers must know there rudaments and be able to go from Speed Metal to blues in a split second with a groove. Must have independence of all limbs, drummers can spin sticks and have a good time as long as you can keep it togther and to be tasteful in their performance.
Bass Player must use all 4 fingers on their fretting hands, must know there keys and scales.
Currently booked for some large shows in 2015 must travel on Friday mornings to get to the shows and stay the weekend. Coming back on Sundays evenings.
JD and The Bad Boys playing to crowds up to 50,000 people and having fun doing it!
Band Plays Blues to metal in a split second, Rock, Southern Rock and Metal with an Edge. from Elvis, BB King to Primus, Black Sabbath and all points in between.
JD and The Bad Boys will be releasing their First CD in Fall of 2015.
The Band Hotline is 256-326-4990


2015 / 2016 Touring season to be announced soon.

Screen name:
JDand The Bad Boys
Member since:
Nov 20 2008
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
10
Gigs played:
Over 100
Age:
59 years

Influences

ZZ Top, BB King, Gary Moore, Van Halen, Metallica, Judas Priest, Black Sabbath, Montrose, Jimi Hendrix, Santana, Robin Trower, Pat Travers, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Aerosmith, Albert Collins, and many more.

Members Of Band

Jeff Stephens JD Vocals and Guitar.
Tim Pearl Vocals, Bass and Guitar

EQUIPMENT

Endorsed by Randall Guitar amplifiers, Eminence Speakers, Presonus, Washburn Guitars, JLS Custom Guitars, Shu drum mic Holders, Solid NRG Sound reinforcement systems. JD's Rig can be up to 6 full 8X12" stacks and 4- 2X12" cabinets. All custom cabinet from Randalls Custome shop, 4 Randall Rm100 with a pedal board and Rack Mounted Lexicon and digitech Units. The Randall guitar Cabinets are all American made with Eminence Lil' Texas 16 speakers Loaded in them.
The Bass Rig is an Eden WTX1000N Head by Eden Bass amplification, Crown amplification, Eden Custom Bass Stage Speaker Cabinets are 8- 2X12" (Eminence Basslite speakers Loaded in them fro the custom shop).
JD and Pearl uses Randall Guitar Heads and Randall Custom made Speaker cabinets loaded with Eminence Speakers with Washburn Guitars, JLS Custom Guitars.
THe Sound system consists of: Presonus Didgital Mixer 24/4/2, Solid NRG PA speakers. 4 -Dual 18 subs, 8 - 2202TXL top cabs, 8 -1201XL monitors.(www.solid-nrg.com)
Almost 30,000 watts main power with plenty of monitors. Presonus 24.4.2 Digital Mixer and DBX processing(480 driverack)+ 2231 Graphic Equalizers, Lexicon MX 400, MX 200, Live4 vocal and instrument effects and 480 drive rack processing, 2 - Crown Ma 5000i (Subs) and 4 - 4000 IT Power amps (Mids and Monitors), Shure/ Audio Technica Vocal/ Guitar mics and Sennheiser(drum Mics), Shu drums mic holders, Audio Techinica Guitar and Bass Wireless systems, Safecase cases, This equipment has played in front of 50,000+ and is sufficient for any club around. Serious equipment for a serious band who wants to deliver the best sound quality to the audience.
Plenty of Lighting to lite up a stage for Great Videos and Pictures.

CALENDAR

Past Events

Check out all of our upcoming shows at www.myspace.com/jdandthebadboys1