Xylocopa
CONTACT

SEEKING

Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Keyboard, Vocalist - Alto.

ABOUT

Psychedelic world music with a beat from the Celtic, Caribbean and California fringes. We write original music and cover a diversity of music from folk, blues to ska, Celtic rock, prog rock, etc. Try /xylocopa to hear some songs

Screen name:
patrick569214
Member since:
Jan 16 2014
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years together:
5
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Age:
101 years

Influences

Ska, Grateful Dead, Clash, U2, Pink Floyd, Tears for Fears, Smoky Robinson, Pogues, Johnny Clegg, Jackson Browne, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Van Morrison, Jimi Hendrix, Zombies, Chrissie Hynde, Chumbawumba, Jimmy Eat World, REM, 10,000 Maniacs, Lowen & Navarro, Bangles, Vanilla Fudge, Jimmy Cliff, Bob Marley, Beatles, Richard Thompson, Cake, Jefferson Airplane, Fleetwood Mac, Ry Cooder, Talking Heads, Bombino, Santana, Allman Brothers, Eagles, UB40, Otis Redding, Elvis Costello, Bob Dylan, Iris Dement, Men at Work, Kraftwerk, Bad Religion, Brian Eno, Crowded House, Cranberries,
Leonard Cohen, Peter Gabriel, Jethro Tull, Los Lobos, BB King, Toots and the Maytals, Flogging Molly

Members Of Band

Patrick Foley guitar, voice, synth
Tobit Maytal drums
Colin Foley guitar, voice, bass
Jonathan Youngs mandolin, voice, keyboard, saxophone
Alec Weigt bass

EQUIPMENT

Small recording studio Focusrite to Studio One or Ableton Live
Pearl drum kit, LP congas, bongos, Djembes
RR Strat, Godin midi guitar, vg99 & Blofeld synth
Schecter classic with gk3
Various acoustic guitars by Seagull, Ovation, Tacoma
Various basses G&L, Godin, Tacoma, Ibanez
Synths include Korg Karma, M3, Xstation, Ultranova, Prophet 8, Waldorf Blofeld, Camel Alchemy
PA system (QSC K10s, XR18) & mics (mainly EV 767)
Complete battery powered PA setup
Some lights

MUSIC