humbefernandz
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Band to Join, Vocalist, Lead Guitar, Keyboard.

ABOUT

Humbe Fernandz, a Canadian (Cuban born) multi-instrumentalist. Played and sang in bands since his teenage years. Starting in England, Wales and Ireland 1995- he set sails in a musical tour until the present. Left handed but flips right-hand guitars and basses and plays them upside down, so he plays right-hand instruments to the left. Also plays drums since he was 8 years old plus percussion and keyboard/piano/guitar. Directed, composed and arranged music as the founder of two of the most successful and popular 90’s Cuban pop-rock fusion bands, Moneda Dura, WenaOnda (Cuba, Spain, Mexico). Played and arranged music for different bands also in England, Perú, Canada, Dominican Republic, USA. His most solid project in Canada has been Red Light Saints.
4 CDs recorded with MONEDA DURA produced by Warner Bros. /EGREM. 1 with WENAONDA produced by Latin Soul / Bis Music and recorded RED LIGHT SAINTS’s “District” (2010) independently and a second EP yet to be released. Composed and recorded instrumental music as soundtrack of tv series, documentary and short films. Knowledge of studio recording, production and mixing. MONEDA DURA’s "La Buena Onda" led the charts in Spain in the fall of 1999 and as well he had other hits in the charts in Spain, Mexico and more than 10 hits in top charts in Cuba. Toured around and played in the most important television shows around Spain, Mexico, Peru and Cuba. Played in The International Youth Festival, Algeria 2000. Co-designed CDs, posters, magazine articles and co-directed and edited video clips (YOU TUBE channel: humbewenaonda, Humbe Fernandz).
Humbe is humble, easy going, collaborative, open-minded and versatile... full of ideas for arrangements and original stuff. Seasoned musician, passed different courses with SGAE (General Society of Authors and Editors): Stage & Repertoire Management, Song Writing and Video Production. In recent years, he has played drums and bass with UNO, NortN Sur, Major Third Band, La Esquina de la Rumba, etc. humbeatbpm@gmail.com

Screen name:
humbefernandz
Member since:
Sep 18 2022
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
35
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

INFLUENCES: Anything and everything. On bass, mostly influenced by Flea, Geddy Lee, Chris Squire, Billy Sheehan, James Jamerson, Steve Harris, Marcus Miller, Sting, Verdine White, Cachao, Carlos del Puerto, etc

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Expert
Drums:
Expert
Other Percussion:
Expert
Background Singer:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

Fender Jazz bass Marcus Miller signature (strung B-E-A-D), Ibanez 5 string bass, several guitars and keyboards, Pearl & Roland drums. Mark Bass amp, Ashdown bass amp head, Eden cabinet. More than 20 analog and digital pedals (bass, guitar, vocals).

MUSIC