Jim McGroddy
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ABOUT

Experienced Drummer

I've been playing for 35 years, and have experience in Rock, Blues, Jazz and more. I am the drummer for the band Glowbox, and am pretty busy, but could possibly do some remote recording or some other playing if the project was right.

Screen name:
Jim McGroddy
Member since:
Mar 09 2013
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
35
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Too many to list, here are some:

Beatles, Bill Evans, Bob Dylan, David Lowery, Cranberries, Crosby Stills & Nash, Edie Brickell, Elvin Jones, Jimi Hendrix, John Coltrane, Keith Jarrett Trio, Lenny Kravitz, Lumineers, Luna, Miles, Neil Young, Pink Floyd, Pixies, Police, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Tom Petty, Tower of Power, Violent Femmes, Wilco, Sloan...

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

1960s/70s/90s matching Ludwig drums- 10,12,13,14,16,20,22 can be used in any combination as appropriate.
Pearl Session Custom All Maple 13, 16, 18, 24
1967 Ludwig Jazzet 12, 14, 18
Lots of Cymbals, hardware, other percussion
Korg Microstation, Focusrite Scarlett 18i8, Ardour DAW
Mics: Sure Beta 52a, Sure SM57, AKG overheads