BASS & TRUMPET
LEAD & BACKUP VOCALS
Fretless & Fretted Electric Bass,
Knowledge of 100s of songs in Pop/Rock/Blues/Jazz/R&B/Country. Interested in week night gigs.
Able to co-host Blues Jams.
Great sounding gear, dependable, no drug or drinking issues.
Price Range: Contact for rates
As a Bassist, I have had a 40 Year Career Playing in Symphonies, Soul Groups, Vegas Acts, National Touring Bands, Bars & Pubs, Concerts, Strip Joints, Smokey Dim-Lit Blues Dives, Beach Parties, Headliners, Warm-Ups, Country Honky Tonks, Bar-B-Ques, Pig Roasts, Goat Roasts, Snake Charmer Shows, Alligator Wrestling Events, Tobacco Spitting Contests, Chinese Bath Houses, R&B Acts, Sub-Ins For Various Celebs, Biker Rallies, Bikini Contests, Art Festivals, Music Festivals, Bluegrass Festivals, Political Rallies, Boy Scout Meetings, Gangster Meetings, State Fairs, County Fairs, State Prisons, State Mental Facilities, Hospitals, Rest Homes, Street Parades, Car Shows, Car Races, Community Marching Bands, Movie Production Crew Parties, Irish Pubs, German Pubs, Restuarants, Cruise Ships, Casinos, Sushi Bars, Raw Bars, Sugar Cane Fields, Cotton Fields, Tobacco Fields, Maijuana Fields, Nude Beaches, Nude Ranches, Dude Ranches, Horse Ranches, Horse Races, Mountain Cabins, Mountain Retreats, Forrest Parks, Parking Lots, Lots of Clubhouses, Gov. Mansions, Celebrity Mansions, Etc.
Groups I've performed with on bass or trumpet include:
St. Joseph Symphony Orchestra
JB Sky (recording artist) Fresh Air (Atlanta GA) The Drifters (Atlanta GA) Swingin' Strings (Fayetteville AR) Zorro & The Blue Footballs (Fayetteville AR) Ronnie "The Hawk" Hawkins (Canada) Stevie Ray Vaughan (Austin TX) CC Hwy. (NWAR & Nashville TN) Cheryl Cotten (Reno NV) Charley Pride (Great Falls MT) Brickey's Pass (USA Tour) Breeze (Ft. Lauderdale FL) Jesse James (Hong Kong China) Billy Gibson (Nashville TN) The Hellhounds (West Palm FL) Donald "Duck" Dunn (Memphis TN) Eclipse (Miami FL) South Florida Blues Society (Ft. Lauderdale FL) 2010 - Currently playing bass in "Beer & Chicken" Band, Joplin, MO
Influences & Inspiration
Jaco, Jack Bruce, Duck Dunn, James Jamerson, Carol Kaye,
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