toolbox
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Band to Join, Vocalist - Alto, Fiddle, Other, Background Singer, Piano, Other Percussion, Drums, Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist.

ABOUT

j is...
• 45
• average in just about everyway
• answers to jonathan, jon, jack
• Graphic Designer
• books / music / arts
• Xian in the real world

j reads... (escapism)
• William Gibson - cyperpunk
• Frank Herbert - Dune series
• Kurt Vonnegut - just plain
• C.S. Lewis - who hasn't read at least some.
• Dante - The Divine Comedy
• Typography / Graphic Design
• orneryboy.com - webcomicFavorite
• www.questionablecontent.com - webcomic
• dilbert

"More fun then a clown car on fire"

"God only gives us what trials we can handle...
jeese I wish he'd underestimate me sometimes."

Screen name:
toolbox
Member since:
Dec 08 2008
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years playing music:
20
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

j listens to...
• white stripes
• bowie
• cake
• Johnny Cash
• Mike Knott/LSU/Lifesavers
• the choir
• garbage
• Rush - what bass player doesn't
• Ned's Atomic Dustbin
• elastica
• KMFDM
• Circle of Dust
• rockabilly / punkabilly
• Blues and some Jazz (though I can't stand the DJ's... just play the music!!!)
• i am really just enjoying independent music in general right now... I'm sick of what's played on most radio

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Advanced
Vocalist - Baritone:
Advanced
Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Advanced
Vocalist - Tenor:
Moderate
Acoustic Guitar:
Moderate
Upright bass:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

- 80's Fender Jazz
- 90's? Fender Bullet - converted to an 8string
- 73 Rickenbacker 4001 w/stereo outputs
- 90's 5string Vantage active pick-ups
- SG bass copy
- 90's 6string Cort Guitar w/Stienburg bridge
- Norman 12string acoustic
- Trace-Elliot bass head - V-type 5001
- Trace-Elliot bass head - AH100-GP12-Serie6
- Hartke - 210XL w/aluminum cones