wsearcy
CONTACT

SEEKING

Vocalist, Lead Guitar.

ABOUT

Vocalist/Bassist/Front-man/some Trombone/Sound-tech/Studio-tech/MIDI editor

Freelance work:
Very quick ear.
Enjoy singing background harmony as much as singing lead

Currently:
Searching (12/31/19) for a lead guitarist/vocalist who lives close to continue a track-backed duo working wineries and smaller venues.

Contact:
wesearcy57 at Gee Male

Current Projects:
Duo: FB /exceleratorduo..........................
Band: FB /excelerators........................

Duo: Excelerator Duo
The Excelerator Duo“ is a full sound duo featuring two lead vocalists, guitar, bass, & trombone. They are veteran performers who entertain with songs from Motown thru the 80’s. Based in St. Louis, the band makes your event a celebration, dubbing it with a theme, and promoting via numerous advertising outlets. The "Excelerator Duo" is a complete promotional service. A profitable band for clubs, an entertaining group for parties. The Excelerator Duo" move people to dance and enjoy the experience. The band is versatile and perform intimate to auditorium-sized events. Using BOSE PA systems and sequenced digital LED stage lighting. The "ExceleratorDuo" implement state-of-the-art production to courteously monitor volume needs for the client. From top notch musicianship, to tight music segues, to promotion, to cutting edge equipment, to reliability, to the best mix from Motown through the 80’s; The "Excelerator Duo" cost effectively provide the best value available in live music.

Band: The Excelerators
Celebrating over a 2 decades of providing the best in Motown, 70's & 80's, "The Excelerators" pack dance-floors, ring cash registers and keep 'em coming back for more. Based in St. Louis, the band has a great local following through constant marketing efforts. A full promotional service, "The Excelerators" provide over 7 forms of advertising for both themselves and their clients. Complete with 3-part harmony, horns, the sound is full, tight and varied. Among the four members there are: - 3-lead vocalists, - guitar, - bass, - drums, - trombone, - sax, - and flute. A profitable band for clubs, an entertaining group for parties, "The Excelerators" are versatile and can play small venues to auditorium-sized productions. Using BOSE PA components and digital lighting, they courteously monitor client needs for PA volume and always try to honor song requests. From tight music segues that eliminate "dead air" during the performance, to the myriad of advertising for the client, to reliability, to the best in dance-able Classic Rock, "The Excelerators" provide the Midwest with the best value available for the live entertainment dollar.

Screen name:
wsearcy
Member since:
Feb 26 2006
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
50
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Charlie Hayward of CDB ...
Rush ...
Steely Dan ...
Little Feat ...
Kansas ...
Yes...

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Advanced
Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Trombone:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

TONS
11 guitars,
3 bass rigs,
5 PA's (Including 2 BOSE rigs),
3 lighting systems
(Including a 17 LED fixture DMXIS/Showbuddy controlled light system)
16-track ADAT Digital Recording
...all in trailer / ready to go.

MUSIC

CALENDAR

The Excelerators perform at the always rawkin' Dog Prairie Saloon in St. Paul, MO.

The Excelerator Duo perform for the Crestwood Elks at their Testicle Festival fundraiser.

Miller Searcy perform for the St. Barnabas Dinner Dance at the Christy in O'Fallon, MO.

The Excelerator Duo perform at the Sunset Hills Aquatic Center for the first time.

The Excelerator Duo will be at the Crestwood Elks Lotta Buck fundraising event from 6:00pm to 10:00pm.

Past Events

The Excelerators perform at the infamous Dog Prairie Saloon in St. Paul, MO.

Miller Searcy perform for the Crestwood Elks at their Lotta Bucks Fundraiser.

Wes freelances with Rich Guzman's Band and the witches at their night out in Kimmswick.

Glenn Kidd joins Miller Searcy on drums for the St. Barnabas Fall Festival in O'Fallon, MO.

The Miller Searcy duo perform for the St. Barnabas Fall Festival.

Miller Searcy perform a private surprise bithday party in St. Chuck.