john1317903
CONTACT

SEEKING

Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Saxophone, Piano, Upright bass.

ABOUT

Hello, I'm John, moved to the area from DC recently and looking to join or start an original pop-fusion band with songs or pieces that have solid and interesting melodies, chords, grooves, arrangements and solos. I'm pretty open-minded as long as it sounds good.

Screen name:
john1317903
Member since:
Oct 07 2018
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week

Influences

Elton John (the early period), Steely Dan, Yes, Stevie Wonder, Sting, Ben Folds 5;
More recently I've been interested in bands like Snarky Puppy, the Headbangers, Vulfpeck, Electro Deluxe, Esperanza S;
Also like John Butler Trio, Umphrey's McGee, Phish, early Radiohead,
Also like pop/indie artists like Father John Misty, Fiona Apple, Belle Sebastian, Shins, soul bands like St Paul & Broken Bones, War on Drugs;
In jazz, the major pianists, especially from 50s and 60s (Horace Silver, McCoy Tyner, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Bill Evans)

Instrument experience:

Keyboard:
Expert
Piano:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

Alesis QS8 and Roland XP-10