SEEKINGBand to Join, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Alto, Violin, Trumpet, Trombone, Steel guitar, Saxophone, Rhythm Guitar, Piano, Other Percussion, Mandolin, Lead Guitar, Keyboard, Flute, Drums, Bass Guitar, Background Singer, Acoustic Guitar.
I have been in performing and recording bands since I was 16. I have written songs, co-written, sang lead vocals, back-up vocals. Although my best instruments are bass guitar, rythm guitar and drums, I have also played some lead guitar and keyboards.
Although I am open to other possibilities, like forming another rock-instruments group, inspired recently by "The Bobs" I am currently looking to form an acappella group.
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- Member since:
- Nov 29 2008
- Active over 1 month ago
- Level of commitment:
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- 10 to 50
- Tend to practice:
- 2-3 times per week
- Available to gig:
- 4-5 nights a week
- Most available:
I am a music-collector who loves discovering new styles and re-discovering old ones.
My specialty for collecting, as well as my major influences, are the varied pop/rock styles from the 60s, 70s and 80s, though there are also many modern artists I admire (90s, 00s) as well as older ones (30s, 40s, 50s).
00s: Eagles of Death Metal, Gnarls Barkley, Beck, Tim Finn, Crowded House, etc.
90s: Stereolab, They Might Be Giants, Annie Lennox, k.d. lang, etc.
80s: Split Enz, DEVO, Talking Heads, Blondie, Pretenders, Elvis Costello, Zoogz Rift, etc.
70s: the Sweet, T. Rex, John Lennon, George Harrison, Michael Nesmith, Nilsson, Badfinger, etc.
60s: Monkees, Turtles, Beatles, John's Children, Captain Beefheart, Donovan, Bonzo Dog Band, etc.
50s: Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Homer & Jethro, The Kingston Trio, etc.
40s, 30s: Spike Jones, big bands, etc.
Fender Stratocaster guitar with tremelo bar, Rickenbacker 4001 bass guitar, Roland electric keyboard, Omnichord, percussion instruments, microphones, Acidmusic and other programs, 4-track analog cassette recorder
Love-On Album: Let It Beasley Genre: Alternative
I sing lead on this psychedelic song, co-wrote this song and play bass on it. This is from an old project.
Hung-Up Album: Let It Beasley Genre: Alternative
I sing lead on this song I wrote. This is from an old project.
(I'm a ) Corn on the Cob
(I'm a ) Corn on the Cob Genre: Alternative
A quick 4-track demo; I wrote this song as a challenge from a friend, who liked it so well he would play it with his band. I sing lead, play 2 guitars and programmed the drum machine.
Magnetic North Album: Everybody wants to be Like Jed Genre: Alternative
Funny. Sed-up vocals. Me and my friend, Andy. Cover tune written by Jed Davis.