JK1118
CONTACT

SEEKING

Bass Guitar, Keyboard, Upright bass.

ABOUT

Blues guitarist (lead, slide, lap steel guitars) and songwriter. Concentrating on original material, leaning on the jazzier side of the blues, and a few covers of blues numbers that haven't been beaten to death.

Screen name:
JK1118
Member since:
Nov 30 2015
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
45
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Days

Influences

B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Albert King, Robert Johnson, Mike Bloomfield, T-Bone Walker, Otis Rush, Howlin' Wolf, Lonesome Sundown, Sonny Boy Williamson, Sonny Rhodes (among others), and the jazzmen who never forgot the blues (e.g. Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Mongo Santamaria, Jimmy Giuffre, Wes Montgomery, Jimmy Smith, Kenny Burrell, John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, among others).

Instrument experience:

Lead Guitar:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Gibson guitars, one Gold Tone lap steel guitar, two Bohemian oil-can guitars, one Fender Twin Reverb amplifier, one Fender Blues Junior amplifier, one Ernie Ball volume pedal.

MUSIC