music_ian
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Mandolin, Trombone, Steel guitar, Upright bass, Clarinet.

ABOUT

22 year-old guitar player looking for a band to join / other musicians to jam with! I'm mostly a jazz player but I have a lot of experience with different styles so I'm down to play literally anything (Jazz, Blues, Classic Rock, Alternative / Indie, Acoustic / Folk, Afrobeat, Experimental Krautrock). you can reach me at (ian dot mergelas at g mail dot com).

Screen name:
music_ian
Member since:
Jun 10 2021
Active within 24 hours
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
15
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

I grew up listening to classic rock (Zeppelin, Beatles, Hendrix) and blues (Muddy Waters, Howlin Wolf, Albert King), and my playing is very much grounded in that kind of style, but my influences now are all jazz players (Grant Green, Wes Montgomery, Barney Kessel, Peter Bernstein, Sonny Greenwich, etc.)

Instrument experience:

Lead Guitar:
Expert
Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Piano:
Beginner

EQUIPMENT

Gibson archtop, Fender Stratocaster. Fender amp w/ various pedals.