Marteen
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ABOUT

Excellent lead and harmony vocal skills and versatile on the violin and rhythm guitar. Currently playing in a band, but always looking for other opportunities.

Screen name:
Marteen
Member since:
Oct 28 2021
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
20
Gigs played:
50 to 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week

Influences

Some of the artists I currently like to play include The Dead South, Watchhouse (Mandolin Orange), The Accidentals, REM, The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Eilen Jewell, Nanci Griffith, Gordon Lightfoot, Tom Petty, Joni Mitchell, Gram Parsons, Grateful Dead, Avett Brothers, Hank Willliams, Dave Rawings, Gillian Welch, Steve Earle, Chris Stapleton, John Prine, The Cure, Hot Rize, CCR, The Band, Camper Van Beethoven, Neil Young, Gregory Alan Isakov, The Stray Birds, The Smiths, Marshall Tucker, Doobie Brothers, Pink Floyd, Journey, Townes Van Zandt, Melissa Ethridge, Fleetwood Mac, Eagles. I also know a lot of traditional bluegrass....

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Advanced
Vocalist - Tenor:
Advanced
Violin:
Advanced
Fiddle:
Advanced
Rhythm Guitar:
Moderate
Acoustic Guitar:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

I have a music / band practice studio and a lot of stage equipment, mixer, mics, stands, etc. I mostly play an acoustic violin (sometimes with a pickup), an electric "octave" violin that sounds like a cello, and quality acoustic-electric guitars and a telecaster. You can reach me mar_tad at hotmail dot com if you want more info...

rough band practice recordings below from our current trip.

MUSIC