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Alan Cawthorne/The Stasi


Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Keyboard, Background Singer, Mandolin.


Currently recording under the name The Stasi from home using 2 synths,drum machines,guitars,16 track Tascam digital recorder writing own music (Just released album 3 Re-Invent The God) possibly seeking other musicians for something bigger(I am too restricted with my current set up-I need to create something large),maybe booking rehearsal rooms/Collaborate ideas.I would like to speak to film makers to set my music to thier ideas(Stage film backdrops).I have made "Night Terrors"(See under my videos which is my song "Vampires" set to personal photos/Web clips).I try to write music that uses unusual twists and chord changes.Music clips coming soon.Go to Reverbnation to hear my musical output-Look for The Stasi.Call leave a message 0191 4611556.

Screen name:
Alan Cawthorne/The Stasi
Member since:
Jun 06 2010
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Under 10
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Most available:


From Tony Mansfield (New Musik) via Bill Nelson through to Tony Iommi ending at Eno.
OMD,The Residents,Cabaret Voltaire,Kraftwerk,New Order,Black Sabbath,Talking Heads,Catherine Wheel,New Musik,QOTSA,YMO.


Korg MicrKorg.
Roland Juno D.
Yamaha SG 1000 Electric Guitar.
Antoria Jumbo Acoustic.
Tascam 16 Track Digital Recorder.
Lots of wires...