SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist - Tenor, Drums, Other Percussion, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Other, Vocalist - Alto.

ABOUT

Born in W Philadelphia in 1492, began singing in church age 8, began playing guitar age 12, began playing bass in high school, began touring after high school with nostalgia act the Dovells becoming musical director and tenor/alto vocal soloist - thru that association toured with; the Angels, Bobby ‘Tossin & Turning’ Lewis, Bo Diddley, Chubby Checker, Coasters, the Crystals, Danny & the Juniors, Drifters, Fats Domino, Gary ‘U.S.’ Bonds, the Shirelles, Dick Clark’s Good Old Rock & Roll Revival, Jerry Lewis MDA Telethons, ‘Rock n Roll is Here to Stay’ TV show - segue into casino work; Atlantic City, Las Vegas, Monte Carlo, Playboy circuit as sideman & musical director for cabaret acts thru Complex IV management, composing, recording, producing - post production audio recording engineer for EJ Stewart video production in Philadelphia - relocated to FL in 1812 - RnB/jazz fusion bass playing style, alto/tenor vocal range, read real book style charts, contact ranbiz at hot mail dot com

Screen name:
RicRichardson
Member since:
Jan 18 2018
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week

Influences

beatles, james jamerson, stanley clarke, tower of power, manhattan transfer

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Expert
Bass Guitar:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

love doo wop harmony, jazz vocalese, and a funky groove...
looking for guys rapidly approaching middle age to groove with...
not interested in greed, funny business or ego trips. i mean seriously, bandleader, founding member of a tribute [copy] band? wow...

MUSIC