rickyweeks
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Saxophone, Keyboard.

ABOUT

Energetic electric bassist available to substitute when your regular players can't be there.
Am well versed and have performed a wide variety of musical genres with pro gear, instruments and chops. Great ear & perfect pitch. Lots of popular and standard tunes in the arsenal after 30+ years playing experience.
Love making people dance to classic GB Covers, R&B/Motown, Country Rock, Jazz/Fusion/Funk and Classic Rock.

Screen name:
rickyweeks
Member since:
Sep 22 2016
Active within 24 hours
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Modern Popular Country, GB Music, Classic Rock, Motown, R&B/Soul, Popular Country Rock, Smooth Jazz Fusion, Funk, Realbook Standards, Blues.

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Other:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

MarkBass 210, 410, 15" cabs.
MarkBass 500 & 800w heads.
Ampeg SVTPro4; SWR SM500 heads.
Eden 210XLT cab
4 & 5 string MusicMan, Fender & Gibson fretted & fretless electric basses. (vintage & modern)

MUSIC

CALENDAR

Past Events

Performed as sub with Northern Fried Revival

Classic 60’ rock, Motown and funk with 3-piece horn section

Rock, Blues & Funk

Rock, Blues & Funk

Popular Country

New Country & Classics

Classic dance, rock and funk

Classic rock, funk dance tunes

Popular & Classic Country

Classic rock, funk & Motown Dance tunes

Popular & original modern Country Rock

Popular Country

Popular Country

Popular Country

Sat in at last minute and played the first set when their bass player couldn't make the start time

another great gig subbing with a hot funky rock band

Subbing on bass with a hot and funky rock band

Filled on on bass for the hottest country act in New England - played Patriot Place stage at Gillette Stadium.

Popular Country

Our second performance there.
Fronted by Bobby Tynes, sax & Tracy Rose, vocals, with Steve Woodard on guitar and Tony Albano on drums.
Motown, Soul, Funk, Rock to dance the night away!