john94016
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Saxophone, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Dobro, Steel guitar, Upright bass.

ABOUT

Blues guitar player, elements of surf, country, small jazz combo style. Split between finger style, think Rick Taylor/Mike Dowling, and electric Chicago Blues, think BB King/Gatemouth Brown, but with Tom Waits/ Ben Harper / Herb Ellis sensibilities. Looking to form blues band.

Screen name:
john94016
Member since:
Oct 12 2019
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Tom Waits Everything
Herb Ellis " Nothing but the Blues"
BB King Earlier Stuff
Gatemouth Brown
Big Bill Broonzy
Bessie Smith
Mike Dowling
Ben Harper
Chet Atkins
Oscar Peterson Trio Night Train
Albert King
George Benson early stuff
James Hunter Band
Rick Taylor
Nina Simone
Jillian Welch
JJ Cale

Instrument experience:

Lead Guitar:
Advanced
Rhythm Guitar:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Moderate
Bass Guitar:
Moderate
Vocalist - Bass:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

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