SEEKINGBand to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Vocalist - Alto, Steel guitar, Clarinet.
My name is Chief Mojo Rising (chosen stage name) and i am looking to either join or form a band.
this is going to be brief and right to the point so any opinions you don't like are your problem not mine.
I am looking for some variation of metal/blues/classic rock hoping to write some ballads maybe some epics, get some hard rock vocals going. i am doing everything in my power to avoid falling into the pop scene and reviving if not reinventing some great music.
hip hop / rap is not desired, i find it repulsive and an abomination toward music, very very few bands/performers can pull it off and make it sound good.
I like to play with sound, if you go to my soundcloud and listen to my 60 or so songs you will notice there is a few genres i've dabbled with and published them to the platform. i have found a few gigs of my own but since i'm alone i can't achieve the sound i record while on a stage.
- Screen name:
- Chief Mojo Rising
- Member since:
- Aug 05 2017
- Active over 1 month ago
- Level of commitment:
- Very Committed
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- 10 to 50
- Tend to practice:
- More than 3 times per week
- Available to gig:
- 6-7 nights a week
My main influence is The Doors and Led Zeppelin. Their frequent messing around with sound interests me the most from any other band (with exception to the Jimi Hendrix Experience but this is about influence, not respect). the legend that is Jimmy Page and his oddity for stage performances fascinates me. these are bands that perform for the audience and not for money, they stayed as long as they were capable, sometimes surpassing 2 hours per performance (which is the way it should be... it's not a movie).
other notable influences rest on legendary songs / sounds by Bad Company, Cream, Free, T-Rex, Eagles, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Iron Maiden, Black Sabbath, Disturbed, Planet Ten (Local band i haven't heard from in over a decade) The Who, Ugly Kid Joe, Fleetwood Mac.... i'm sure you get the point.
Paul Rodgers voice is probably what i want in my ideal companion singer, either close to it or somehow better.
- Acoustic Guitar:
- Bass Guitar:
- Lead Guitar:
- Rhythm Guitar:
- Steel guitar:
Distortion Pedal, Looper, Reverb, Orange Amp, 1 Electric Guitar, 2 Acoustics (one has an issue with the embedded microphone) 1 USB Jack lead, 1 5m standard jack lead, 3-4 small link jacks, spare strings, spare picks, spare pots, spare nuts, replacement pegs, studio quality headphones, 1 classical guitar.
i'm sure there are other things i have but they escape me.
Dazed and Confused
Dazed and Confused Track number: 1 Year: 2017 Album: Covers Genre: Rock
this is a cover of passion. this is not for sale, it's just something i did for me. i like it, i think you will too.
Euphoric Universe (pt.1)
Euphoric Universe (pt.1)acoustic guitar, first composition to be available.
Floating Downthis is track 2 from the album / collection The Chief Is Rising
Three Minute Dance
Three Minute Dancethis is track 3 of the album/collection the chief is rising.
Euphoric Universe (pt.2)
Euphoric Universe (pt.2)this is track 4 and is part 2 of 2 when i was writing using this sound. this is part of the album / collection The chief Is Rising.
Steel box of Thunder
Steel box of Thunderthis is one of the few tracks i put lyrics to and sang them. this is track 6 on the album The Chief Is Rising.
Wherethis is an oddly named track. this is track 7 of my collection / album The Chief Is Rising.
pebblethis is track 8 on my album / collection The Chief Is Rising.
Everybody here's a swinger
Everybody here's a swingerthis is track 9 on my album / collection The Chief Is Rising. it is another of the few which i sing on.
T.D.O.I.Fthis is track 10 on my collection / album The Chief Is Rising.
Conciousthis is track 11 of my collection / album The Chief Is Rising.
Collidethis is track 12 on my album / collection The Chief Is Rising.