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SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Other, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone, Steel guitar, Upright bass, Cello, Ukulele, Electronic Music, Clarinet.

ABOUT

Hi, I'm Ben, I'm an experienced drummer (15+ years playing)

Rockschool Grade 8 certified
Done 100+ gigs before with different rock/alt rock/indie bands in front of crowds a couple of hundred strong (or several thousand when I once played onboard a float going through Belfast!).
Have recording studio experience, recorded approx 6-7 EPs before.
Studied music at GCSE and A level.

Screen name:
Shaggy Alonso
Member since:
Nov 12 2015
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
15
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week

Influences

Influences:

Smashing Pumpkins
The Shins
Pearl Jam
The Charlatans
Soundgarden
The Pixies
Stone Temple Pilots
U2
Queens of the Stone Age
The Smiths
The Dandy Warhols
Jane's Addiction

Main drumming influences are Jimmy Chamberlin, Matt Cameron and Josh Freese

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Advanced
Other Percussion:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Yamaha 4 piece 9000 Recording Custom
Roland TD-17 KVX Electronic Kit
Yamaha 14 x 5.5 Jimmy Chamberlin signature steel snare
Yamaha 14 x 6.5 Recording series steel snare (vintage)
Pearl Brass Sensitone Elite 14 x 6.5 snare
DW Collector's series Polished Brass 14 x 6.5 snare
Assortment of Sabian AAX and AA cymbals
Dream hi-hats, crash and China cymbal also.

MUSIC