rocksandchains
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ABOUT

Presently playing in two bands along with working full time.
Only available for very limited fill in or limited special project if something i'm especially interested in and schedule is convenient for me. Not available or interested in joining another band.

Guitarist with backing vocals. Experience playing in cover and originals bands. Cool with trading off on solos/leads with a 2nd guitarist. I'm dedicated, team player and understand important of dynamics and having good balanced mix.

Screen name:
rocksandchains
Member since:
Feb 04 2009
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
20
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

rock, hard rock, blues, classic rock, alternative, surf, rockabilly, acoustic, etc. Alice in Chains, Aerosmith, Beatles, vines, zeppelin, stp, soundgarden, kinks, yardbirds, stones, ventures, stray cats, brian setzer, gnr, velvet revolver, zz top, jimi hendrix, jeff beck,imelda may, elmore james, bb king, srv, joe perry, brad whitford, heart, tom petty, weezer, muse, foo fighters ...

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Advanced
Lead Guitar:
Advanced
Acoustic Guitar:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Various electrics, two acoustics, palomino 16 combo amp, marshall 50 watt jvm combo, few tech 21 amps (trademark 30, power engine 60), jet city 20 watt combo, jet city 2x12 cab, various effects (tend to be a minimalist though).

For PA related gear: several mics(vocal and instrument), several mic stands, two powered alesis speakers (have used mainly as stage monitors), small passive mixer (6 xlr inputs with mic pre's) few outboard items like 32 band eq) that works well for small acoustic gigs, a direct box, cables etc.

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