sam1293100
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ABOUT

Current member of TOAST (toastjamz). Originally from the Pittsburgh area, Bassist/vocalist Sam Collis played with various groups before joining the reggae band “Ras Prophet". The group had a strong regional following and supported both International and national acts such as “Burning Spear” and “Inner Circle” as well as opening the Pittsburgh leg of the international “Reggae Sunsplash” tour at the IC Light Amphitheater. After moving to Columbus, Sam served as an original member of the "John Mullins Band", and toured the region extensively as a headline act as well as supporting stints with national artists “Rusted Root”. Sam lays a mean groove as well as brings a soulful songwriting and vocal element to TOAST.

Screen name:
sam1293100
Member since:
Jul 02 2018
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
35
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Geddy Lee, Steve Harris, Jaco Pastorius, Mark King, Geezer Butler, John Entwistle

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Expert
Bass Guitar:
Expert
Background Singer:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

BC Rich Eagle, Rickenbacker 4003, Fender Jazz, David Eden WT800 & D210 XLT cabs