Radio King
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Background Singer, Bass Guitar, Cello, Clarinet, Flute, Harmonica, Keyboard, Lead Guitar, Other, Other Percussion, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Trombone, Trumpet, Upright bass, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.

ABOUT

hi ,looking for some muscians that love the swinging jazz greats and older funk .ill be doing the basie band,woody herman,benny goodman,ray brown,frank capp and natpierce big band,illiois jacket,frank wess,buddy rich,jimmey smith,glenn miller,and some jazz singers like natalie cole,earnistine anderson,ella fitzgerld,peggy lee,diana shurr,sarah vaughn,sylvia bennet,frank sinatra,tony bennet,mel torme,lou rawls,all great singers and swingers.also some old school funk like tower of power,earth wind and fire ,averge white band,blood sweat and tears,chicago and some older r&b like harold melvin and the blue notes,billy paul,marvin gaye,tina turner,chaka kahn and rufas,witney houston,and the stax recordings.looking for players thatlove this music and like a challange .so if your not ego orinted and not into those bad habits please send a email to drummerboy1955att and maybe we can have some fun bringing these great artists back .that is if you like the fun that comes with playing with muscians on the same page.any age or color.your ability to try to do what may be alittle harder is also a great atribute for you too.thanks alot

Screen name:
Radio King
Member since:
Aug 31 2008
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

god .who gave be the gift to play the drums.my father who was a great jazz drummer and a great friend too that played in many jazz bands.parke frankenfield was a great band leader whom my father played with for many years,rob stone back big band a locally excellent band.all the artists above i mentioned.george benson,louie belson,eric clapton,the allman brothers ,3 dog night,cactus,edger winter,and his brother johney ,the combinations,a local band from the 70s.the 70s was a really good era for bands in the lehigh valley.there were not many bad ones.

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

my 1970 set of Slingerlands .zildren cymbals,a 1960 slingerland radio king snare drum which i use everyday and the sound is one of kind.and a 1975 crome rogers dynosonic snare.