matthew1111527
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SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Flute, Other, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone, Bagpipes, Steel guitar, Upright bass, Cello, Accordion, Ukulele, DJ, Electronic Music, Clarinet, Harp.

ABOUT

Home Town: Brighton, MI, Home Now: Nashville, TN
Education: B.S in Music (Voice), B.S in Telecommunications/Film Eastern Michigan University
Experienced on stage and in the studio as a singer and bassist. Know for his high energy performances and the ability to play complex bass lines while singing. Whether playing a festival for thousands, a small club or the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Matthew believes in “giving it all away”.

Everything grooving and rocking: Motown, The Beatles, The Eagles, The Kinks, Elvis Costello, Wilson Pickett, Frank Zappa, The Clash, Etc.

Bass Influences:
Paul McCartney, Chuck Rainey, James Jamerson, Victor Wooten, John Entwistle, Geddy Lee, and many more...

Favorite Gig:
Playing the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with Rewired

Screen name:
matthew1111527
Member since:
Feb 04 2016
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week

Influences

Everything grooving and rocking: Motown, The Beatles, The Eagles, The Kinks, Elvis Costello, Wilson Pickett, Frank Zappa, The Clash, Etc.
Bass Influences:
Paul McCartney, Chuck Rainey, James Jamerson, Victor Wooten, John Entwistle, Geddy Lee, and many more...

EQUIPMENT

4 String Basses - Coen Guitars CB1 (custom), 72’ Fender Precision, Ibanez RB800, Tobias Growler, Hofner Violin Bass, Musicman Classic Stingray, Epiphone Jack Casady, Kala U-Bass, Etc...
Extended Range Basses - Coen Guitars 5 String (custom), Fender Jazz 5 string, Fender Bass VI, Ibanez AG205 5 String, Ibanez SR506 6 string
Amplifiers - TC Electronics BH800 and 2 K-212 Cabinets, SWR - M2 Pre, Stereo 800 and SWR810 with Steve Warner Custom 410 and 215 cabinets. Ampeg SVT V9 and 810 cabinet, UNIVOX 1501 “Fat Albert”,
TC Electronics GB250 (combo), SWR California Blond, VOX Essex Bass
Live Pedal Board (used appropriately) - Shure PGXD wireless, JHS Prestige Boost/Buffer, MXR Envelope Filter Fuzzrocious Rat Tail, TC Helicon Voice Live 3 (used for chorus, wah, delay, reverb and vocal effects)


Fretless Basses
Fender Jazz Fretless
Coen Guitars CB1F (custom)
Yamaha BB3000AF

MUSIC