vincent1600425
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ABOUT

I am currently Bassist / Lead + Backing vocals for cover band THE SHAYKZ. Also Bassist with Jazz pianists Don Ober and Mark Smith. House bassist with the IL'Portico JazzJam. I play R+R, R+B, Jazz, Blues, Funk, Disco New Wave. Can read music, theoretically adept, vocals lead/backup, 50+ years working band experience. Prompt, proficient, well balanced.

Screen name:
vincent1600425
Member since:
Mar 03 2022
Active within 24 hours
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
55
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Days

Influences

Bass Guitar : Entwistle, Squire, Lee, Clarke, Pastorius, Rainey, Pattitucci, King, Wooten, Gram, Hughes, McCartney, White, Jamerson. Upright Bass: La Faro, Chambers, Mingus, Carter, Hinton, Pettiford, Brown, Holland. Vocals: Glen Hughes, Gladys Knight,, Johnny+Edgar Winter, Jon Anderson, Elvis Costello, David Bowie, David Byrne. *Note: My musical influences are very wide encompassing all musical genre.

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Expert
Bass Guitar:
Expert
Background Singer:
Expert
Upright bass:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

Bass Guitar: 4,5,6,7 string, 6 string fretless. Double Bass: Austrian Carved, Azola EUB. Bass amps.: applicable to gig. Other Instruments, vocal reinforcement aren't listed.