marcus1171792
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Band to Join, Other Percussion.

ABOUT

Hello, Musicians of Bandmix,
"Special Musician", This Band is for You?

The Diverse Musician Organization LLC (DMO Band) is looking for the following musician(s).

Professional:
1. Female Lead vocalist ranges from soprano, alto, or tenor. That can sing Pop, R&B, Latin, Rock genres! Also, able to dance interact with the crowd and give high energy.
Must be able to harmonies/background vocals.

2. Percussionist that can and want to play both acoustic and electronic percussion instruments! Like Roland’s SPD-30 Percussion Pad, SPD-SX Sampling Pad, Trigger Model TM-2, and Drum Sound Model TD-25. Along with Lp’s Jam Block, Cow Bell, Rhythm Tech Tambourine, Tree Wind Chimes, and a couple of splash cymbals.

We are looking for serious people to fit our culture, have professional "work ethics", great "communication skills", commitment and a "good attitude"! Have their own transportation and equipment! "No Drama Queens and kings"! "We are a DIVERSE COVER BAND" that plays R&B, Rock, Country, Latin, Jazz, and Pop music and more! "We like to have fun and an easy-going environment".

"Do not call us if you know that this is not what you want or can do"!

The band is currently working on their demo tape for their EPK and music for gigs. We plan to do performances/gigs around the DMV area. Like corporate, wine festivals, private events, and parties etc. We have a full State-of-the-art professional PA system and a rehearsal place. If you believe: you fit this role as a pro musician, enjoy playing different genres of music. Then contact us at the following for an Interview and audition: inquiries are welcome!

Thank you,
Marcus Hampton
CEO/founder
Diverse Musician Organization LLC
DMO Band


I am a diverse serious professional drummer, percussionist, and background singer that enjoys studying, playing, and performing an array of different types of genres. From Jazz, Latin, Rock, Country, R&B, Reggae etc. I have played and served in the premier USAFB that tours over 200 days a year in the U.S. and around the world. Worked for Washington Talent Agency for over 7 1/2 and the Army National Guard Bands for 8 1/2 yrs. I'm the nephew to jazz legend trombonist Slide Locksley Hampton and cousin to jazz legend vibraphonist and percussionist Lionel Hampton as well as cousin to Trumpeter and music educator Pharez Whitted. I've been playing music well over 30 years in all types of bands.

Screen name:
marcus1171792
Member since:
Dec 13 2016
Active within 24 hours
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years playing music:
35
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week

Influences

Earth Wind and Fire, Chicago, Phil Collins, Victor Wooten, Disturbed, Coldplay, Garth Brooks, Chick Corea, Dave Weckl, Eric Marienthal, Whitney Houston, Sevendust, Michael Shack, Wynton Marsalis, Bradford Marsalis, Sting, Metallica, Kenny Chesney, Michael Jackson, Prince, Luther Vandross, Poncho Sanchez, Ricky Martin, Drum Corps International, United States Marine Drum and Bugle Corps, the Jazz Messengers, Sevendust, Tito Puente. All classical orchestra's wind ensembles. This is just a few of many influences

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Expert
Other Percussion:
Expert
Background Singer:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Currently, I play a Yamaha Birch Stage Custom five-piece drum set. I use an array of cymbals from Zildjian, Sabian, and Paiste. For my electronics, I use Roland SPD-SX, SPD-30, and Roland TM-2 & TD-25 drum and percussion models. As well as Roland drum triggers. Also, use Behringer X32 Producer digital mixer with a digital S-32 stage box (ethernet cable). EVTX-35P speakers RCF subs 8003AS & RCF HD-10-A monitors and the list goes on.

MUSIC