martin1090266
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SEEKING

Band to Join, Rhythm Guitar, Bass Guitar, Background Singer, Upright bass.

ABOUT

Natural player since childhood, guitar was my first instrument. Started singing and harmonizing at age 7. Switched to bass when I was 16 and played my first paid gig when I was 17. Since then I've played half way around the world with many incredible players. Notable artists performed with - Melvin Seals, Stanley Turrentine, Paul McCandless, Joe Higgs, Kim Weston, Warren Haynes, Steve Kimock, Lenny Williams and many, many more -

Screen name:
martin1090266
Member since:
Sep 12 2015
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years playing music:
50
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week

Influences

Beatles, J.S.Bach, Hermeto Pascoal, Jaco Pastorius, Elmore James, Steely Dan, James Brown, Bob Marley, Frank Zappa, Grateful Dead, L.V. Beethoven, Willie Nelson, Marvin Gaye, Frank Sinatra, Dixie Dregs, Aquarium Rescue Unit, Professor Longhair, the Who, the Ramones, Bela Fleck, Leonard Cohen, the Band, Todd Rundgren, Charlie Parker, Procol Harem, Tim Buckley, Allman Brothers, Nirvana, Alexander Scriabin, Jefferson Airplane, Tower of Power, Stanley Clarke, the Selector, Weather Report, Elvis Costello, the Clash, Chet Baker, Joni Mitchell, Joe Higgs, the Pretenders, Bob Dylan, Incredible String Band, Nusrat Fateh Ali Kahn, Rolling Stones ... for starters.

Instrument experience:

Acoustic Guitar:
Expert
Bass Guitar:
Expert
Other:
Expert
Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Advanced
Vocalist:
Advanced
Drums:
Moderate
Other Percussion:
Moderate
Piano:
Moderate
Upright bass:
Moderate
Banjo:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

Jon Pattituci signature model 6 string bass, Ibanez modular 5 string, Chandler fretless 4 string bass, Dean 8 string bass, a custom stand up and acoustic bass - GK Goldline amp head, Carvin bass head, Markbass combo amp, bass company 1x15 bottom, ampeg SVT 4X10 bottom, Carvin 4X10 bottom, Carvin 1X18 bottom. Full PA, JBL 2X15 w horns, 2 Harbinger 1X18 subs, 32 channel Mackie