Sonar
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SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Background Singer, Banjo, Mandolin, Dobro, Steel guitar, Electronic Music.

ABOUT

Songwriter, composer, lyricist, singer, multi-instrumentalist looking for musicians/writers for exploration and collaboration.

Currently seeking:

1. Multi-instrumentalist or electronic artist for indie folk/slowcore duo. Other singer songwriters welcome, I'm into co-writing.
2. Bass player for new shoegaze band project

I'm queer & trans - women/trans/NB/queers to the front (but happy to work with anyone who is musically compatible and respectful)

Screen name:
Sonar
Member since:
Sep 29 2021
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
20
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week

Influences

Indie folk/slowcore influences: Codeine, Adrienne Lenker, Elliot Smith, Low, Songs:Ohia, Pavement, Carissa's Weird, Aldous Harding, Will Oldham, Conner Oberst, Nick Drake, Michael Hadreas, Cat Power, Low Roar, Julie Byrne, Nick Cave, early Modest Mouse (lonesome crowded west), Mazzy Star

Shoegaze/post rock influences: My Bloody Valentine, Spacemen 3, Dinosaur Jr,, Red House Painters, Slowdive, Pale Saints, This Will Destroy You, Husker Du, Sonic Youth, Radiohead, Galaxie 500, Jesus and Mary Chain, Bardo Pond, Sigur Ros, Deerhunter, Atlas Sound

Instrument experience:

Vocalist - Tenor:
Advanced
Violin:
Advanced
Keyboard:
Advanced
Piano:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Advanced
Electronic Music:
Advanced
Rhythm Guitar:
Intermediate
Lead Guitar:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

Synths & Sequencing:
Novation Peak
Nonlinear Labs C15
Modular (15U, 104hp, designed for processing external audio, controlled feedback loops, ambient washes and generative percussion)
Arturia KeyStep Pro

Piano:
Yamaha U3 Upright, well maintained

Guitar:
PRS SE (Zachary Meyers) semi hollow

Amp:
Gries 5 amp
Effectrode Blackbird tube preamp pedal
Neunaber Iconoclast cab sim

Guitar pedals
Large assortment, particular focus on shoegaze sound design

Mics:
AEA KU5
Audio Technica AT 2035
Shure SM 57

Recording:
Focusrite ISA One Preamp/DI
Tascam Model 12 mixer/interface
iPad Pro / GarageBand

Outboard FX:
Elektron Analog Heat
Scott Campbell Marantz Tape Echo
Leaf Audio Microphonic Soundbox
Tasty Chips GR-1 Granular Synth
Meng Qi passive matrix mixer with touch points

Violin: mediocre lol