SEEKINGBand to Join.
Thanks for reading. I can be reached at: mt at ztronic dotcom.
Experienced keys and guitar. Pro gear and pro attitude.
Currently, I'm the fill-in guy in two bands:
- Playing synths and keys for an 80s band. I came up to speed on 60+ songs with all the right sounds quickly.
- Lead, rhythm, and keys in a 80s-2000s country band.
In 2016 I gigged on lead guitar in a nine-piece band with a full brass section.
Before that, I spent 5 years switching off on guitar, bass, and keys in a classic rock band that gigged about 8 times a year.
I would prefer to generally steer away from material from the 2000s and beyond. I'd be most interested in playing 70s-80s funk and soul, R&B, Northern Soul, Carolina Beach, or Motown type of band - or any pop setup that honors quality songs and vocals. A band with horns would be a plus.
Examples of what I'm looking for can be seen by going to you tube and putting these in the search box:
Sample videos of my playing are here on Bandmix; I'm on keys for "Vehicle", and guitar for "25 Or 6 To 4".
I feel that tight vocals are important. I can sing harmonies on the fly and can also help with arranging them as needed. I'm also able to sing lead on select songs.
When the band decides on a song, I work like a pro: I do the homework, come to the gig prepared, and hit the hooks. Would like to find a good-natured group of experienced players that will do the same.
Since I have a full-time job and family, would prefer to limit gigging to about once a month. I would look forward to a tight, quality performance when the band plays out.
I really have a lot fun playing and working the songs with other musicians, and I keep a good sense of humor when it comes to the band.
- Screen name:
- Member since:
- Mar 11 2014
- Active within 1 month
- Level of commitment:
- Moderately Committed
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Tend to practice:
- 1 time per week
- Available to gig:
- 1 night a week
- Most available:
- 60s-70s-80s Top 40 Pop and R&B
- 60s-70s-80s Classic Rock
- Philly Soul / Memphis Soul / Motown / Northern Soul / Carolina Beach Music
- Lead Guitar:
- Bass Guitar:
Electric guitar, bass, amps, and keyboards. All pro gear.