SEEKING

Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar.

ABOUT

Drummer and percussionist for much of my life. Have a day job but have kept drumming and gigging throughout.

"Anytime you strike the drums, you have to be aware that you’re creating a musical event."
– Vinnie Colaiuta

Screen name:
tad1335988
Member since:
Jan 01 2019
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Wide ranging, from rock, to country, to metal, to world music and electronic. Band and drummer influences include, but not limited to, Jarred Pope (Whiskey Falls), Peter Gabriel, Adam Box (Brothers Osborne), the Black Keys, Jimmy Eat World, The Killers, Chris Stapleton, Jason Aldean (Rich Redmond - drummer), Lovelytheband, Phil Collins (as drummer), Incubus, Roger Taylor (as drummer), The Chemical Brothers, Deftones, Blink 182, Young the Giant, Refreshments, Papa Roach, 21 Pilots, Muse, Veruca Salt, the Band Perry.

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Expert
Electronic Music:
Expert
Other Percussion:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Moderate
Bass Guitar:
Beginner

EQUIPMENT

Drums/percussion:
-DW Collector's Series Kit and hardware;
-Mapex Black Panther Velvetone Kit and hardware;
-Whitney nesting Kit (custom made, Whitney Drums, California) and hardware;
-Loota Percussion cajon kit;
-Meinl cajon;
-Cymbals (Zildjian and Paiste);
-Various other drums and percussion instruments;
Electronics:
-Roland (various)

Audio:
-Drum mic system (direct or internal and overhead; Shure, Sennheiser, DW);
-Line 6 speakers/subs/monitors/other

MUSIC