SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Violin, Keyboard, Harmonica, Flute, Other, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Bagpipes, Steel guitar, Upright bass, Accordion.

ABOUT

Semi-pro Folk musician for 40+ years, recently performing with gigging Folk/Bluegrass/Country band, now seeking duo/trio/band with a view to writing/gigging/recording and generally having fun! Musical background - Traditional/contemporary Folk, Folk-Rock, Celtic, Country, Bluegrass, plus own material. Very strong vocals & harmonies, lots of experience, lots of commitment!!

Screen name:
Brush Jones
Member since:
Aug 03 2011
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
45
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week

Influences

Beatles, Dylan, Baez, Donovan, Joni Mitchell, Strawbs, Pentangle, Lindisfarne, Simon+Garfunkel, Sandy Denny, Fairport Convention, Steeleye Span, Martin Carthy, Watersons, Battlefield Band, Tannahill Weavers, Oyster Band, Nic Jones, Martin Simpson, Planxty, Clannad, Chieftains, Byrds, Eagles, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, Ry Cooder, Emmylou Harris, Dixie Chicks, JJ Cale, Mary Gauthier, Seth Lakeman, Eliza Carthy, Kate Rusby...............!!!

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Expert
Acoustic Guitar:
Advanced
Rhythm Guitar:
Advanced
Banjo:
Moderate
Harmonica:
Moderate
Mandolin:
Moderate
Other:
Moderate
Dobro:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

6-String Guitars: Martin/Adamus/Harptone/Yamaha (electric) , Hagstrom 12-String + Resonator Tenor Guitar.
Mandolin/Mandola/Octave Mandolin/Mandocello.
Banjos: Gibson "Mastertone" 5-String + Clareen 4-String Tenor.
Soprano/Descant/Treble/Tenor Recorders, Whistles, Harmonicas, Appalachian Dulcimer, Autoharp, Hurdy-Gurdy (total novice), AKAI Wind Synthesiser.
Gear: 250w Peavey PA & Speakers, Peavey+Alesis Mixers, Shure mic's, 8-Track Digital Recorder. Own studio/rehearsal room.

MUSIC