Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Keyboard.


Vocalist for Marla Palma Band. Looking for a bass player who is experienced and comitted ASAP. Current bass player leaving after July 4. We play most genres but love the Blues. Eclectic Blues/R&B/rock/originals. I am serious and dedicated, but have fun and expect other members to hold the same attitude. Practice space in Buena Vista, VA-must be willing to practice every Thursday. MarlaJoyVAAOL com or 540-974-7482 if interested. Check out .marlapalmaband

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Member since:
Jun 23 2009
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:


Big Mama Thornton, Chaka Khan, Koko Taylor, Etta James, Aretha Franklin, Gladus Knight, MaryAnn Redmond, Eva Cassidy, Tina Turner, Kandace Springs, Susan Tedeschi...
To name a few credits: Fridays in the Park, 2016, Cork and Blues Festival 2011/12, Shenandoah Wine and Jazz Festival 2012; Shenandoah Blues Festivals 2010/11; Cork and Blues Festival 2011/12; Waynesboro Chili and Blues Festival 2011; Habitat Jam for Humanity in Lexington, VA 2012; Shenandoah Jazz Festival 2012; Starred in Patsy Cline Tribute for Staunton Performing Arts Center May 20, 2011; National Anthem for Washington Capitals; opened the stage for Trisha Yearwood, Marshall Tucker Band and Flynnville Train in 2006; sang lead in a local production called Ghosts of Music City at Lime Kiln Theater in Lexington, VA 2008;

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Other Percussion:


Vocal chords, good range and a good ear.