toddTSOP
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ABOUT

Looking to join a band of mature (age 40-65), high-caliber musicians with broad musical tastes who want to have fun both in rehearsal and live performance.

• Versatile and skilled in a broad range of styles:
- Vintage R&B (Motown, Stax)
- Classic rock & 60s/70s pop (Tom Petty, Eagles, Doors, Beatles)
- Jazz
- Funk (Average White Band)
- Latin; reggae; disco

• Capable of background vocals and some guitar.

• Good reader, both written-out parts and fake book chord charts.

AUDIO-VIDEO SAMPLES BELOW (cut/paste link into browser):

• Paul Desmond – “Wave” https://vimeo.com/321364626
• Eagles – “Already Gone” https://vimeo.com/314879250
• Average White Band – “You Got It” https://vimeo.com/313368255
• Tavares – “It Only Takes a Minute” https://vimeo.com/313377040
• Junior Walker – “Shotgun” https://vimeo.com/313381501
• Santana – “Evil Ways” https://vimeo.com/314873174
• Billy Price – “Hold Back the Night” https://vimeo.com/314878209
• Commodores – “Brick House” https://vimeo.com/317995266
• Wild Cherry - “Play That Funky Music” https://vimeo.com/317997040
• Chic – “Good Times” https://vimeo.com/317991907
• Marvin Gaye – “What’s Going On” https://vimeo.com/317993216
• Curtis Mayfield – “Freddie’s Dead” https://vimeo.com/319505003
• Tom Petty – “I Need to Know” https://vimeo.com/319506308
• Otis Clay – "Gonna Forget About You" https://vimeo.com/319506993

Screen name:
toddTSOP
Member since:
Aug 20 2018
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
10
Gigs played:
50 to 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week

Influences

• Soul: Marvin, Aretha, Stevie, Al Green, Motown (Jamerson devotee)
• Classic Rock & 60s/70s Pop: Tom Petty, Eagles, Doors, Beatles, Todd Rundgren, Joe Jackson
• Funk: Tower of Power, Average White Band; Jamiroquai
• Jazz: Bebop-era Miles, Chick Corea, Great American Songbook
• Reggae: Marley
• Progressive Rock: King Crimson, ELP, Yes

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Vocalist - Baritone:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

Fender 4-string bass
Ibanez 5-string bass
Mark bass amp
Fender, Gibson, and Ibanez guitars

MUSIC