tom709
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SEEKING

Vocalist, Acoustic Guitar, Piano, Mandolin, Dobro, Steel guitar, Cello, Ukulele.

ABOUT

Currently a two piece (me on acoustic and vocals and a talented female singer). Looking for like minded--and fully vaccinated--folks to pop in and see how it sounds. Check out the listing of artists below and if it intrigues you let us know! penner.tom @ . com.

Working on a set list with originals along with (some or perhaps all of) the following:
When Will I be Loved (Linda Ronstadt)
Miss K (Deer TIck)
Freight Train (Eaglesmith)
He Stopped Loving Her Today (George Jones))
Boots Are Made for Walking (Nancy Sinatra)
Blue Bayou (Linda Ronstadt)
Folsom Prison (Johnny Cash)
We’re not the Jet Set (George Jones)
Country Roads (John Denver)
Desperado (Cactus Blossoms)
Have You Ever Seen the Rain? (CCR)
Rhinestone Cowboy (Glen Campbell)
In Spite of Ourselves (John Prine)
The Battle (Ryan Adams)
Old sh*t (Miranda Lambert)
Jackson (Johnny Cash)
Rundown Neighbourhood (Lindi Ortega)
The Devil Is All Around (Shovels and Rope)

Screen name:
tom709
Member since:
Feb 23 2019
Active within 24 hours
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
50 to 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Too many to count, though a few critical artists would be: John Prine; Kris Kristofferson; REM; Indigo Girls; Blind Pilot; Said the Whale; Decemberists; Sarah Harmer; Stars; the Hip; Weakerthans; Shovels and Rope; Lights; Avett Brothers; Beatles; James Taylor; Jayhawks; Vic Chestnut; Simon and Garfunkel; Tom Waits; the Who; Wilco; Dire Straits, the Smiths, Joni Mitchell, Counting Crows, Guster, Paul Simon, Neil Diamond, Native Sibling, Wind and the Wave, Big Little Lions, Billy Bragg, Jane Siberry, Steve Earle, Elvis Costello, the Lemonheads, Split Enz, Mutton Birds et al....

Instrument experience:

Background Singer:
Advanced
Rhythm Guitar:
Advanced
Acoustic Guitar:
Advanced
Piano:
Advanced
Vocalist:
Moderate
Vocalist - Tenor:
Moderate
Ukulele:
Intermediate
Electronic Music:
Intermediate
Vocalist - Baritone:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

Several acoustics (a Martin and several Yammies) a Strat, Fender Blues Deluxe amp, several SM57s, also a couple of condenser mics.

MUSIC