ScotAlexander
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Vocalist, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Alto.

ABOUT

Years playing: 20+

Musical Accomplishments:
*Dishwalla' "Counting Blue Cars" #1 Rock, Modern Rock, Active Rock, AAA, Hot AC, Top 10 CHR (Pop)
*Dishwalla' "Pet Your Friends" Certified Gold
*Billboard Award "Rock Song of the Year" 96' "Counting Blue Cars"
*ASCAP Award for "Rock Track of the Year" 1996,1997' "Counting Blue Cars"
*Dishwalla plays live for John Stewart Show, Conan Obrien, Tonight Show w/ Jay Leno, Craig Kilborne, Dini Patty (Canada)
*Toured with Dishwalla for over 12 years throughout Europe, Asia, North America and Middle East
*Dishwalla has shared tours with Cheryl Crow, Goo Goo Dolls, Tonic, Better Than Ezra, Jewell, Blind Melon, Gin Blossoms, Lenny Kravitz, Refreshments, Styx, Stabbing Westward, The Verve Pipe, and many others
*Featured in Bass Player Magazine several times and at the release of every Dishwalla album
*Endorced by such companies as: Fender, Guild, Warwick, SWR, Gallien Kruger, D' Addario, Dunlop, Demeter

Bio: Born in Lihue, Kaui, Hawaii, raised in Santa Barbara, CA.

Bassist for the band Dishwalla for over 20 years (as of 2013). The band was certified platinum and had the #1 multi-format hit "Counting Blue Cars". The song earned a Billboard award for "Rock Song of the Year" and was also awarded "Rock Track of The Year" by ASCAP in both 96' and 97'. Dishwalla had several other singles which charted and made 3 more studio and 1 live album.
The song "Once In A While" (peak position #10 Active Rock) which Scot wrote was the first single off the second album. With Dishwalla, Scot has contributed to several movie and television soundtracks and still holds a publishing deal with EMI as a songwriter.
Over the last 12 years Scot has enjoyed playing on several albums including Amy Grant's "House Of Love" and for many independent level artists.

Currently living in Boise, Idaho playing with several local artists and doing many sessions between the Boise and Salt Lake City areas although, mostly enjoy the freedom of working from home/online.

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Screen name:
ScotAlexander
Member since:
Jun 02 2009
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years playing music:
20

Influences

Love it all. R&B, Reggae, Soul, some Jazz, of course Pop, Rock, Alt, most all 60's, 70's 80's

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Basses/gear:
*Changes Constantly*
Lakland 5 string Jazz, 60's Jazz, 72' Fender Jazz, 70's Fender Precision, 60's Harmony semi-hollow, 70's Gibson semi-hollow, 76' Rickenbacker 4001, Gibson Thunderbird, Ernie Ball Stingray 5, 77' Stingray, 60's Kay shortscale, a bunch of other stuff
Amps: 72' Ampeg SVT, Ampeg B-15n, Orange Terror Bass, Ashdown ABM 500 head, Ashdown 8x10, Ashdown 4x12

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MUSIC