SEEKING

Band to Join.

ABOUT

Bassist/keyboardist/percussionist with significant recording and performance experience across multiple genres (blues, progressive rock, ethnic music, jazz, classical).

Looking for casual recording/performance gigs in and around SF Bay Area with other accomplished musicians. Ideal situation would be blues/funk/jam-focused, East Bay or SF weekly rehearsal, monthly/bimonthly gigging around Bay Area.

Recording and performance credits include Slippery Road (blues), Faithful Mendoza (alternative funk), HyNGE (instrumental rock), Castles in Spain (alternative), Bay Area New Gamelan (ethnic), Lou Harrison (classical), Giant Tracks - A Tribute to Gentle Giant (progressive rock)

Screen name:
robrosen
Member since:
Jul 22 2015
Active within 24 hours
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
50 to 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Jack Bruce, John Wetton, Mick Karn, B.B. Dickerson, Ray Shulman, Percy Jones...Bill Bruford, Joey Baron, Chris Wood, Clyde Stubblefield, Jabo Starks, Billy Cobham, Phil Collins, Mino Cinelu, Pretty Purdie...Albert Collins, Peter Green, Albert King, Freddie King, John McLaughlin, Bill Frisell, Steve Hackett, Muddy Waters...Miles Davis, The Meters, Little Feat, Brian Eno, Mark Hollis, David Sylvian, Jon Hassell, Lou Harrison, Steve Reich...is that enough?

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Keyboard:
Advanced
Other Percussion:
Moderate
Piano:
Moderate
Flute:
Moderate
Electronic Music:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Basses, amps, keyboards, percussion, interesting fretless things

MUSIC