Saxydude
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Trombone, Electronic Music.

ABOUT

Played sax since 5th grade in high school. First band ever was Northbound in New Iberia. Have played with many local variety bands around New Iberia, Lafayette, Rayne, Crowley, Etc. now playing with The Side Show Band. Most influenced to play by saxophonist- Boots Randolph, Ace Cannon, Grover Washington. We play mostly Festivals, Weddings, Mardigras Parties, Birthday Parties, Etc.

Screen name:
Saxydude
Member since:
Jan 05 2007
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Rick James, Kool & The Gang, Average White Band,Tower of Power, Billy Ocean, Ace Cannon,Huey Lewis and the News, Boots Randolph,Earth Wind & Fire, George Strait,Van Morrison,Ronnie Milsap, Grover Washington, Jr. Dilbert Mclinton, Motown Music and basically everything that has great sax in it.

Instrument experience:

Saxophone:
Expert
Vocalist - Tenor:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Advanced
Keyboard:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

Cannonball Knight 98 Pro Tenor Sax, Yamaha Custom Tenor Ex 875, 2 Yamaha YTS-21 Alto Saxs, 1 Martin Silver Tenor Sax, Korg MicroKorg XL Synthesizer/Vocoder, Korg Microsampler, Digitech Studio Quad 4 effects unit. 1-Yamaha 12" Floor monitor, 1-Mackie 450 SR Powered monitor, Shure PS-200 in ear monitor system, 6 channel earphone mixer. Wires out the wazoo. 3 shure 57 mikes, 1 shure beta 58 mike, 1 audiovox technica wireless sax mike, 1 AMT Wi5 wireless sax mike.

MUSIC