john1212014
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Accordion, Background Singer, Bagpipes, Banjo, Cello, Clarinet, DJ, Dobro, Drums, Electronic Music, Fiddle, Flute, Harp, Keyboard, Lead Guitar, Mandolin, Other, Other Percussion, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.

ABOUT

Bass is my main instrument. I like playing with musicians who like a tight arrangement while allowing for improv & creativity. I have some original material. I can sing some - I'm no George Straight! I don't mind turning vocals over to others. No drugs, drama or heavy drinkers please.

Screen name:
john1212014
Member since:
Jun 07 2017
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
50
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week

Influences

Western swing, country honky tonk, bluegrass, country rock, some 60s rock.
Bob Wills, Asleep at the Wheel, Gram Parsons, Doc Watson, Marty Stewart, Byrds, The Band, Van Morrison, Ricky Skaggs, Dwight Yokam, Emmylou. The Darlin boys.
It goes on.

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Expert
Rhythm Guitar:
Advanced
Acoustic Guitar:
Advanced
Upright bass:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Upright, acoustic/electric and electric basses. Acoustic guitars. Telecaster. Various bass & guitar amps: Peavy, Carvin, Ampeg, Traynor, Music Man. Mics. Etc.