andrew108416
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Accordion, Acoustic Guitar, Background Singer, Bagpipes, Banjo, Bass Guitar, Cello, Clarinet, DJ, Dobro, Drums, Electronic Music, Fiddle, Flute, Harmonica, Harp, Keyboard, Lead Guitar, Mandolin, Other, Other Percussion, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Upright bass, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.

ABOUT

Well-seasoned, high-energy hard rock/metal guitar player looking for a band or musicians who like hard rock/metal from Sabbath, Van Halen (DLR years), Rush, Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains, Killswitch Engage, Dance Gavin Dance etc... Former touring professional, charted in Europe in early 90's with Prog-Rock band "Rain" signed to Embrace Records, songwriter (music only), former teacher, love it loud, powerfull, melodic, and meaningful. 1989 "GuitarWarz" Champion in Toronto for "Best unsigned guitar player" sponsored by Coca-Cola and Fender Guitars. Studied classical under Richard Bradley in Toronto in 90's. Love playing live and creating music in the studio. Use LogicPro at hime to write and record original music.

Screen name:
andrew108416
Member since:
Jun 11 2021
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Randy Rhoads, EVH, Steve Morse, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Yngwie Malmsteen, Zach Wylde, Jason Richardson, Paul Gilbert, Alex Lifeson, SRV, Roy Clark, Chet Atkins, Mark Knopfler, Al DiMiola, Andres Segovia...

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

1978 Gibson Les Paul Standard Cherryburst
1988 Custom Fender Strat with Floyd Rose made by The 12th Fret
1989 Stock Strat with Kahler
2006 Dean V Cherryburst
2007 Dean ML Warbird with Floyd Rose
1977 Washburn Raven
2014 Ibanez RG400 with Floyd Rose
Yamaha Bass
Yamaha Classical
Yamaha Acoustic x 2
ENGL Powerball II 100-Watt 4-Channel with MIDI Foot Controller
Marshall 1960A 4x12 Slant cabinet
TC Electronics Quintessence Harmonizer
TC Electronics Vortex Flanger
TC Electronics Flashback Digital Delay
TC Electronics Hall of Fame Digital Reverb
Boss Super Stereo Chorus
MXR Phase 90
Tone City Digital Delay
Dunlop Crybaby Wah
Dunlop Brick Power Supply
Boss In-Line tuner
Planet Waves cables
Fender Medium Celluloid picks