JDS1027
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Keyboard, Background Singer, Harmonica.

ABOUT

I am a well-seasoned professional Drummer with over 50 years in all styles of music, with most of my experience in blues, country, and rock. I am looking for a good, tight, blues or country working band in a 50 mile vicinity of Spartanburg, SC.

Screen name:
JDS1027
Member since:
Mar 07 2007
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
45
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

Buddy Rich, Allman Brothers (and most southern rock artists), Any Chicago/Delta blues, and most country artists, old and contemporary. Rock artists that are too numerous to mention.

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

My new kit are 2014 Gretsch USA Maple Customs, and a set of 1962 Slingerlands. Both sound great, in the studio and live. Cymbals are all Avedis Zildjian. I have three snare drums, a 1968 Ludwig Acrolite,, and a 5" Mapex Maple Deluxe, and my matching Gretsch snare. Mic's are AKG D-112 for BD, three SM-57's for snare and toms, and a Beta 4.1 condenser overhead. Monitor is a Community SRX-38.