Joe19709
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Vocalist, Lead Guitar.

ABOUT

Gigging drummer with The Fifty Fives Band; performing Rockabilly, 50's, Classic Rock, Country, and Swing. Also starting up Classic Rock band performing the music of Allman Bros., .38 Special, Pretenders, Led Z., Steely Dan, and other favorites.
Formerly drummer for Barrelhouse, a working Blues band with many performances in all types of venues. Really enjoy the challenge of new sounds and complex music. I have a rehearsal place, PA system, plenty of mics, stands, etc. all top of the line equipment.

Screen name:
Joe19709
Member since:
Aug 27 2007
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Albert Castiglia, Led Zep, Brian Setzer, Jimmy Thackery, SRV, BB King, Carl Perkins, Gov't Mule, Steely Dan, Roomful of Blues, Imelda May, Coco Montoya, Tinsley Ellis, ABB, Clapton, Foghat, Susan Tedeschi, Pink Floyd, Joe Bonnamassa, Southern Culture on the Rocks, any good music.

Personal: Drummers - Matt Abts, Ginger Baker, Mitch Mitchell, Carmine Appice, Dennis Chambers, Joe Morrello

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Advanced
Other Percussion:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Mapex Saturn V 5-piece, DW Classic 7-piece, Pearl Reference 6-pc kit, Mapex 5-pc Pro kit, Mapex Meridian, Roland elecronics, mix of Zildjian A's, Sabien, and Paiste cymbals. Acoustic or mic'ed. PA gear: Presonus StudioLive mixer, Electro-Voice PA gear (EKX's), tons of mics including Shure SM58 mic's, Shure drum kit mic's, Super 55, SM57's, and headworns. Rehearsal space with full studio recording capability.

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Past Events

Great Blues Benefit being held in Middletown, DE to raise money for Relay for Life. Super band line-up including Lower Case Blues, What's in the Box?, Eric Ashlar Band, Stone Groove, and the Barrelhouse Blues Band. Music starts at 1:30pm on Sunday, May 6th. Location is Middletown Moose #1295. Check our web site at barrelhousebluesband(dot)com under "Benefits" for more information or search Blues for the Cure on Facebook. Hope you can join us!

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