SEEKING

Drums, Other Percussion, Harmonica.

ABOUT

Jean started playing, country bass, with “August Heat” in 1986 and then co-founded a band in 1988, called “Saturday Night Special”, playing delta swing and southern blues in and around the New Orleans area.
She has performed in many of the Gulf coast casinos and for Mardi Gras crowds of 100's of thousands in New Orleans and Mobile Alabama.

Recently Jean was a member of the "SmoothToo Band" in Atlanta playing BLUES,NEW ORLEANS SWING JAZZ,CLASSIC ROCK,and originals. Jean moved to Virginia and was a member of a 5 piece blues group in Roanoke Va playing under the name of "Henry Street Blues " Jean is now playing original Americana music. The new group is called "FLYING DOVES" with Robert McNabb singing and rythym guitar,Dave Fason on Lead Guitar/DoBro Guitar and Lap Steel Guitar, Jean on Bass Guitar.
Playing a Fender(Fretless) Jazz Bass, also a Carolina Acoustic Bass. Jean also plays a Korg N5EX synthesizer, an 88 key Yamaha electric piano and the Fender 6 string guitar on videos that can be seen on www.youtube.com/smoothtoo2

Screen name:
Jean289
Member since:
Apr 03 2011
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week

Influences

Lynard Skynard, Stevie Ray Von, Atlanta Rhythm Section,Elvis,Willie Nelson, Bonnie Raite,Herb Alpert,BlueOysterCult, BB King,

EQUIPMENT

PA system with powered speakers, LIGHTS , TRAILER, BASS CABINETS, GUITAR CABINETS, KEY BOARDS, REHEARSAL SPACE

MUSIC