ABOUT

Experienced lead / harmony vocalist.

Play electric bass guitar. DOUBLE ON RHYTHM GUITAR.

Year-round resident of SWFL (relocated five years ago).

50 years of part-time performance history in Tri-State Area (NY, NJ, PA) and SWFL. Played full-time during summers at NJ Shore resorts (Atlantic City, Seaside Heights, Belmar, Asbury Park, etc.) while completing college degree.

Long-term bandleader with corporate / variety and upscale lounge / wedding bands in the Philadelphia region.

Fit, non-smoker / no drugs, professional Boomer.

Get along well with others as a team.

Professional demeanor. Dedicated / quality-oriented.

Seeking:
1) A working upscale variety band, or near-working project with solid connections for gigs;
2) To fill-in, or record with existing duo, trio or larger group; and
3) To work with songwriters, producers, and recording engineers on demos, jingles or other recordings.

ALSO AVAILABLE DURING THE WEEK -- including for daytime events.

Have played regularly during the past four seasons (over 70 dates per season!), and filled-in over the summers with several local SWFL groups -- spanning the Naples / Marco Island to Fort Myers / Cape Coral areas. Enjoy making new connections with people "really into" the music.

Willing to volunteer musical services at appropriate charity / civic functions when the schedule allows.

Contact me anytime to discuss the significant details of your project / event, and my availability. Thank you.

Look forward to hearing from you!

E-mail: blueflamesguy a-t g/mail d.o.t. c-o-m

Screen name:
Larry George
Member since:
Jun 21 2009
Active within 24 hours
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
Most available:
Days

Influences

Many...

Modern Pop, Classic Pop / Rock, Retro, Oldies, Doo-Wop, 50s / 60s / "British Invasion" / 70s / 80s / Motown, Soul, Disco, Country, Blues, Standards, Lite Jazz, Latin... eclectic variety!

Below is a sample list of tunes played with various bands -- the asterisk (*) signifies some of my lead vocals:

*All of Me (Buble)
*Bad Case of Loving You
*Bailamos (Iglesias)
Beast of Burden
Billie Jean
Boogie Oogie Oogie
*Breakup Song (Kihn)
Breezin'
Caribbean Queen
*Come Go With Me
Dance to the Music
*Don't Rock the Jukebox
*Evil Ways
Fast As You
Fins
*Fly Me to the Moon
Game of Love (Santana)
Get the Party Started
Give Up the Funk
Hard to Handle
Higher and Higher
House is Rockin'
*I Can See Clearly
I Love the Nightlife
I'm the Only One
*I Swear (Montgomery)
*It Had to Be You (Connick)
Knock on Wood
*Lady In Red
*Lady Is A Tramp
La Isla Bonita
Listen to the Music
*Liza Jane
*Locomotion (Grand Funk)
Love Shack
*My Girl
No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems
One Way or Another
*Perfidia (with Spanish lyrics)
Play That Funky Music
Redneck Woman
Red, Red Wine
Rolling in the Deep
*Route 66 (Mayer)
Save a Horse
*Sea of Love (Honeydrippers)
*Sixteen Candles
Smooth
Smooth Operator
*Some Kind of Wonderful (Grand Funk)
*The Letter
*The Wanderer
*Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye
*There Goes My Heart (Mavericks)
Tide Is High (Blondie)
*To Love Somebody
*Tonight I Celebrate My Love For You (duet)
Two Pina Coladas
*Unchain My Heart
Valerie (Winehouse)
What A Wonderful World
What I Like About You
What's Up?
*We've Got Tonight
*Wonderful Tonight

And many more...

E-mail: blueflamesguy a-t g/mail d.o.t. c-o-m

EQUIPMENT

Fender basses.
Fender and Acoustic amps.
Various stage / studio mics.

E-mail: blueflamesguy a-t g/mail d.o.t. c-o-m

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