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Drummer needed for band with gigs through to December 2015. Must be tight and able to lock with bass to provide solid foundation. We play a variety of upbeat material from 1970 to 2014. We operate in the Teesside/North Yorkshire area and play pubs, weddings and corporate gigs. If you're interested, email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of your experience. If you look interesting we'll arrange an audition.
Posted December 17
Singer wanted for Hartlepool band The Milgrams. Male or Female, experience not an issue, we would just like someone who fits in with us. We play Punk, Rock, Ska, anything that gets your juices flowing. We have gigs waiting for us. Please ring Neil on 07841 352159
Posted December 15
The Fallen are looking for Keyboard player to join a busy well establish working Wedding & function band.anyone interested in playing keyboards or wants more info please email email@example.com or call 07880 320185 you can obtain more details on our website www.thefallenlive.com or you can find us on Facebook
Posted December 13
Guitarist & Drummer for establish band doing Southern Rock, Boogie & Southern Blues. i.e. ZZ Top, Lynyrd Skynyrd + Steve Earle, Blackfoot, Georgia Satellites etc40+ gigs in already for 2015.For further details contactAde: 07432 735730
Posted December 11
Drummer required for rock / pop band. sunderland based, we rehearse in central Sunderlan and have set and all equipment.must have transport, must have time available to learn set, backing vocals an advantage. Please reply WITH telephone number to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted December 9
We are an established female fronted 4 piece north east club band looking for a new lead/rhythm guitarist. we gig around the northeast and yorkshire and work fri, sat,sun nights. This position will suit a guitarist that has worked in dixon bands previously. we are looking for someone who not only can play but has excellent stage presence and is up for a good laugh. must have own transport to and from pickup point which is just outside of peterlee/hartlepool. this position will suit ages 30-50 ish. styles of music by artists such as bruno mars, one republic, adele, tina turner, stereophonics, bon jovi ect no egos, no dreamers, no shoe gazers. please contact email@example.com for more info and audition details
Posted December 9
Experienced keyboard player seeks band, pro gear and transport.into most styles of music, rock, pop,blues,etc..would like rock, queen,bon jovi,journey,zep,etc or blues band.have played clubs,pubs,etc.for years....come on give me a ring 07904292115
Posted December 9
I’m looking for a versatile guitarist who might also play keyboards and can sing a little. I’ve been doing a one-man show for the past two years (Edinburgh Fringe this year) and would like to expand to a two-person comedy-music show similar to Rory McGrath & Philip Pope on their current tour “Bridge over Troubled Lager”. I write my own songs (but would quite like help with the music). I do play guitar a little but only basic chords. I am based in Darlington but travelling anywhere in the UK is no problem (but will do North East first). I am an old guy who played rock’n’roll, folk, trad jazz etc years ago & now would like to perform as much as possible. Ring me on 01325483660 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted December 9
Experience guitarist wanted for established working party pop Dixon agency band. Backing vocals is a plus but not a deal breaker. Excellent stage presence no shoe gazers. Must have own transport to band van pickup point and pro gear. Must be committed to working full weekends fri-sun. Must be prepared to work as part of a team and hump gear with the rest of the band. No egos. £60 per gig. Based near Stockton. Songs from Maroon 5, the noisettes, pink, Adele, journey, the killers, stereophonics, Bruno mars, katy perry, Ella Henderson, Rhianna ect
For more Info and audition details contact email@example.com
Posted December 6
Singer wanted for 4 piece band (vocals, guitar, bass, drums)Gigs booked throughout next year including pubs, clubs, parties, weddings.Style of music is mainly funk, pop, soul, rock including artists like Jamiroquai, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Bruno Mars, Chic, Florence & the machine.Must have own transport and be able to rehearse once a month and gig at least once a week.We are looking to hold auditions soon so please get in contact if you think you fit the bill.Here's a clip below of us playing http://youtu.be/VPA-SrR6OH0Contact: Jon 07825395342Enquiries@theflytes.co.uk
Posted December 3
Popular,busy pub band need drummer to start 1st January, healthy diary for 2015 in place.regular work and good laughs await.please contact 07932717823 or 07890882052.
Posted December 2
Rhythm Guitar (Male or Female) mandolin, bouzouki desirable but not essential.Man With The Stick... Friendly, welcoming, no ego Folk Rock Blues band with members in Bishop Auckland, Richmond and Eaglescliffe.We are seeking a second guitarist to learn our two and a half hour set of varied songs and tunes and to complete our studio recorded cd of self penned material.Details, videos and photos can be seen at www.facebook.com/MWTSmusic and www.bandmix.co.uk/phil85724For a non-committal chat or meet up give us a call on 07788 916166 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted November 30
Female Singer wanted for “rock and pop” covers band. Currently 2 guitars, bass and drums. We play in and around the Newcastle/Gateshead/Co. Durham area. We gig on average twice a month and rehearse where we can. Would like someone to fit straight into an established set to carry on as is. Set contains tracks from artists such as Pretenders, Pink, Blondie, Joan Jett, Meredith Brooks, Free, Bangles, Imelda May, Queen, Thin Lizzy, Kings of Leon and more. Must be up for a laugh and do it for the fun of it. Everybody has a say and there are certainly no egos!! Contact email@example.com
Posted November 26
Singer/shouter wanted for punk/rock/indie band. Formed 6 months ago as The Milgrams, aged between 40 and 50, we play Ramones, Clash, green day, REM, Cult. We have the promise of gigs already and are committed playing regular. You don’t have to be Robbie Williams – you don’t even have to be Kenneth Williams!, just fit in with a great bunch of lads. Exciting times ahead if this is you! – ring Neil on 07841 352159
Posted November 26
Singer wanted for club pub duo, to work with singer/guitarist. some experience needed all equipment provided.will need some transport, unless you live near darlington. you will be working in clubs and pubs in the northeast area.weekends.pays well. may suit a solo act..ring 07904292115
Posted November 26
Female Vocalist wanted for paid work, pubs , clubs, weddings and private parties throughout 2015. All of the pa is provided , must have own transport and be reliable. Ideally aged 25-30. Drop me a text if your interested and I'll call you back. 07827 443994
Posted November 26
Rock Guitarist required for classic rock trio, all mature high standard players, 4 piece band, pa lights in place. Please no learners, dreamers or lunatics, gigs waiting, based in Newcastle/Blyth area.
Posted November 19
Hi we are audio pilotz and we are actively looking for a drummer based in northumberland who can commit to being in a band and all the things that come with it. We need a drummer with ideas and who can sing or willing to try singing. We are in the final of the norths biggest unsigned competition soundwave on January 31st. This will be played in front of 1000 people and also there will be record company professionals there along with other industry professionals. If you are interested and are serious please email. Audiopilotz@gmail.com, to listen to some of our music please go to Facebook and search audio pilotz UK.
Posted November 18
Drummer required , After several years Sean has decided to hang up his sticks in the new year. We play most weekends with a mixture of pubs , functions and weddings .Own transport, commitment to one band and relevant experience essential, backing vocals would be an advantage. http://www.jojamesband.com/ . Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with details and video links.
Hi. I am looking for a guitarist /singer to form a duo . I am a female vocalist currently singing in a band and as a solo artist. The duo when ready would replace my solo work. I am happy to continue with music that works well in pubs and clubs but would really enjoy developing some singer/songwriter material.
I already have an agent who is very interested in supporting this new venture, so finding work would not be a problem.
Please call Hayley on 07771771748 or email me on email@example.com
I look forward to hearing from you.
Posted November 14
Drummer required for northeast covers band, top band, songs, gigs etc.Must have own transport,gear, and a high standard of playing. Commitment to playin at least 1 gig a week is a must. Contact 07809866480 for more info.
Posted November 11
Drummer wanted for a new original band. The band will feature one of the original members/songwriters of the Jar Family and the plan is to get out there and gig all these great tunes and also record/re-record them. The style of music is indie folk rock (see link for details) https://soundcloud.com/aldevon/poolie-strut This song won ‘Record of the Year’ on Radio 6 and was adopted by Hartlepool Utd FC as the players run out tune in the 2011/12 season. If you’re interested contact me on firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you an acoustic/stripped back kind of performer? I am a bassist looking to use my fretless to compliment
your original songs or covers in a live setting. From buskers nights to street busking, to Madison Square Gardens (well..!) .
Thinking Boyce Avenue, and the kind of performances aired on Radio 1's Live Lounge. So.... drop me an email for an initial low-down. Thanks ! email@example.com
Posted November 6
Roadie Wanted - Established Show band require a roadie. This is to work local gigs mainly weekends. Experience preferred but not essential. Chester le street area. Must be able to get to pick up point or live local to the band. This is a paid position and there is regular work. Contact 07752338407.
Posted October 29
Acoustic duo looking for a vocalist male or female ,we cover a wide genre of music.It would be an advantage if you can play an instrument ie guitar, mandolin,harp, piano etc.Looking to create harmonies to accompany acoustic unplugged feelWe rehearse on a Wednesday evenings for couple of hours.No time wasters please, a decent vocalist who does not require effects in the first instance.If you apply then will supply with set list.contact Paul 0775 247 1410.
Posted October 29
Gigging covers band are looking to recruit a new drummer. Rock/Pop/Indie/Punk/Ska...a real mixed bag. We gig all over the region 2-5 gigs per month usually. Age/Sex unimportant - enthusiasm, Own gear & transport + A solid commitment to rehearse once a week. Please drop an email in the first instance to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted October 26
Rhubarb Red Classic Rock Covers Band are looking for a replacement Bassist long term. We have a full diary for this year and have 75% of our 2015 diary complete. We play in venues across the North East & North Yorkshire as well as festivals and Motorcycle Rallies. Anyone who is interested should call/text 07763019634 or visit our website www.rhubarbred.co.uk where you will find our contact details. Can I also take this opportunity to thank Peter our outgoing Bassist for all the hard work and commitment he has given to the band over the last three and a half years and wish him luck in the future.
Drummer wanted to Join Guitarist/Singer and Bass player.
We are looking to put a high quality funky-up beat rocking blues covers - along with some originals project together. Along the lines of Jeff Beck, Robben Ford, SRV, Matt Schofield etc and some great originals as well. All played with a degree of our own thing, expression and improvisation, are essential qualities we are looking for. We are both very experienced and eager to get this off the ground. This is going to be a great band so what are you waiting for? Get in touchChris 0796 441 3353Theintervals@live.co.uk
Posted October 16
Singer wanted to work with singer / guitarist as club/pub duo. Must be ok for weekends. Have some experience. Must have transport. All equipment provided. Earn some money and have a good time. ring me on 07904292115
Posted October 16
Drummer required for Rock covers band mixture of classic and modern rock (AC/DC, Deep Purple, Rainbow, T.Rex, Whitesnake, Van Halen, Audioslave, etc). We are looking for an experienced drummer with own transport/mics. To be able to sing re Bv's will be a added bonus. Newcastle based. Call 07725 261507 if interested or email me on Jimi@savageguitarstudio.co.uk
Posted October 15
Established profession dixon agency band looking for a new lead guitarist. We work most Friday Saturday and Sunday nights and are looking for an experienced guitarist to join us. Dixons band experience is a massive plus and you must have your own transport to get to and from reheasals and the pickup and drop off points. We are located in Cleveland and travel as far as Scotland and the midlands. Style is mostly pop with a few rock songs. No shoe gazers please. Email for more info email@example.com
Posted October 8
Guitarist looking for female vocalist interested in forming a duo (guitar and vocals) doing classic soul/motown and/or jazz standards. Teesside based. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted October 6
The Spiral Kings require a competent reliable guitarist with backing vocal skills, good equipment and transport, we play a good mixture of classic 80s to modern chart hits with quality vocal harmonies, gigs are booked for 2014 and into 2015 pubs, clubs and function. Check us out on fb or on our website. www.thespiralkings.co.uk
Contact Dave on email@example.com or phone or text me on 07808765600
October 6 .
.We are a newly formed duo consisting of a female vocalist (who also plays guitar) and a mandolin / harmonica player. We are both experienced musicians. We intend to play a bluegrass/folk/country compilation along the lines of Alison Krauss, Joan Baez, Nancy Griffith…..We are looking for a second guitarist who is capable of accompanying but can also finger pick for the occasional lead break and fill. Person must have enthusiasm, commitment, transport and be able to commit to a practise session one evening a week. Thank you. firstname.lastname@example.org
We're looking for a mature, experienced Bass player for an established, working semi-pro country band. We play covers from all periods of country: classic to new, and have a reputation as a powerful live act. Based in the Cleveland area, the band play club and festival dates throughout the Northeast and, occasionally, a bit further beyond. Professional attitude, ability and reliability are key requirements along with a good sense of fun and humour! If you are interested, please email: email@example.com and tell us a bit about yourself!
Posted October 1
Guitar/Vocals and bass player looking for a drummer to complete 3 piece line-up. About us; both in our 30s, easy going and always have a laugh. Got pro gear from PA to amps/instruments to lights. Website and online presence all sorted.
Genre is rock n roll, indie and punk, good pub juke box tunes. Can provide full set list and sample vid (little old but get the picture from it). Based in Gateshead and Durham, rehearse at Rocking Horse rooms in Durham City. Get in touch if you fancy a jam. call 07511334398
Posted December 20
Experienced drummer has played most styles, good gear and own transport is available for stand in work on Christmas Eve and Boxing Night, other nights may be possible. Call Andy on 07729210678
Aging guitarist looking to play 50s-60s material such as Larry Williams, Buddy Holly Gene Vincent and anything around that. Some vocals and use roland gr-55 synth for trumpets saxes strings and piano. 07977113981 firstname.lastname@example.org
musician looking for
working band/musicians. Play
60s, Souls Rock and Blues. Own
gear and transport living in
Blyth but do not mind travel.
contact John on 07873583781 or
Posted November 29
available, North East based.
Can travel if needed, most
styles and genres. Years of
experience and touring. Own
gear, mics and transport,
backing vocals if needed! Call
text 07939256272 Pete
Posted November 22
Hi, I'm a 27 year old experienced bass player looking for a hard rock/rock covers band. I've got good gear and transport, loads of gigging experience etc.. Looking to have a laugh and bring in some cash playing the pubs and clubs etc. Email email@example.com or text 07427626771 cheers.
Posted November 17
Dep drummer available , own transport and great quality equipment. firstname.lastname@example.org 07463616035
Posted November 16
Guitarist. 40. Looking to start something new soon. No metal please, but would consider anything else, electric or acoustic, covers or originals, full band or duos/trios. Some covers live demos:cosmicspacepirates.com/live-demos/. I'm also a singer/ songwriter/producer, have a listen: www.reverbnation.com/adamharkus. Lastly the obligatory list....Over 20 years playing/gigging experience, Genuine love of music and playing, Own Transport, Great gear, Backing Vox, Commitment, Full Availability, Based in North Shields but willing to travel. Please no time wasters, or bullshit. Call or txt Adam on 07763663436 or Email email@example.com
Posted November 13
Singer and a Bass player seeking band, we both have many years experience of playing clubs and pubs, have good gear and transport, willing to travel, will consider any style of music as long as were are getting gigs. email firstname.lastname@example.org
Male vocalist looking to join band either soul or indie. Based in bishop auckland age 40. Got yrs of experience. miss the buzz. Pls gis a txt or ring 07860770720. Please no time wasters. Cheers
Posted November 7
I'm an experienced and dynamic 30yr old female vocalist with a rock/pop style, (ie I can belt 'em out like a goodun') and I'm looking to get back into a regularly gigging band after having a baby three years ago. I'm interested in all sorts of styles of music so if you've got a prog rock outfit and a lady might fit the picture, give me a shout! I'm based in Peterlee and SADLY I have no transport, which may be an issue, however if the right gig came along, a car may become more affordable....
Please TEXT me initially on 07852163454. Cheers, Laura
Posted November 3
Drummer seeks band,have transport and pro gear.most styles,club/pub/tribute band.can play to click track.have played for more than 15 years on club/pub circuit .will travel for the right band...ring/text 07506470377
Posted October 28
Drummer with harmonies seeks band preferably workingHave own kits mics transport and a wealth of experienceworked with some great well known north east bands in the past Call Col 07930 523398
Posted October 27
Mature bass player available todep for rock and blues or country bands.years of experience.good gear good sound and reliable with own email@example.com
Posted October 23
Experienced Drummer with vocal ability seeks established pub band not classic rock or punk.
I have drum mics and reliable transport. I have worked with Reload Jiab The Suspects Shanghai etc.
Deped for Contraband The Whole Hogg American Girl The Boneshakers etc. 07722425557.
Posted October 20
Bass Player looking for work with band. I’m in Sunderland area, have own gear & transport with loads of gigging experience. I’m keen on most styles of music as long as the band is tight. Send your band info inc website & set list to firstname.lastname@example.org or txt 07527716768 thanks.
Drummer seeking a regular paid gig that will fit around my existing original bands schedule due to a current band I'm involved with disbanding soon. This schedule can be quite sporadic, some months I have no gigs with this band, others 10-15, but I know my gig list well in advance to give ample notice for a dep.Lots of musicians and bands able to vouch for me, 12 years experience of paid work. All enquiries of corse in the strictest confidence, I can send you my availability straight away. 07926611682 Lloyd.
( GEAR FOR SALE / WANTED )
Posted December 13
PA system. Mixer amp 300w flight cased.Bose 800
speakers, as good as you can get. New stands.
£275 Tel 01665 479476 or email@example.com
Posted December 12
Full PA for sale, everything below. £500 ONO for the lot. Pegswood. firstname.lastname@example.org
1 x Peavy PV2000 Power Amplifier (with Flight Case)
1 x 16 Channel Yamaha MX200 Mixing Console (with Flight Case)
2 x Peavey HiSys 115 XT Bass Bins
2 x Peavey HiSys 1XT Speakers
2 x Poles for Peavey Speakers
1 x Box of assorted cables and leads (XLR, 1/4" jack, power etc. Pot luck really, you can have the lot!)
2 x Halogen lights with control board
2 x Poles for lighting rig
Posted December 5
Great bargain for anyone looking to buy lighting for band etc.........Used Par Can Lights and dimmers all in good working order For Sale in North Newcastle. I have attached links to the item as new so as to both give descriptions and current new prices for comparison as follows; Happy to sell the whole lot preferably for £325 now £295 package or as below, photos can be provided;
Par cans x 300watt x 10 (some better condition than others but all working and one spare 300watt bulb) £15 each or £125 for the lot, including one tripod stand holds 4 lights.
Soundlab strobes x 12 £5 each or 12 for £50
Mini Par 7 x 3watt Led £30 SOLD
Light controller dimmer x 2 £30 each
Transcension performer ddp 405 £40
Chauvet dmx 4 £40
Posted December 5
Fender Dimension (new range) cherry sunburst 5 string Bass for sale North Newcastle less than 9 months old bought on a whim and not using it, Below is link to description and price on G.G. site priced at £684 I will sell this one with gig bag for reduced price of £450.
Contact 07879 430579 thankyou Bass details here
Posted December 4
2 X Mackie powered PA speakers (grey version 1)
SRM450 450 watts RMS (per side)
£400 Contact Jon on: 07825395342
Posted December 4
Hi inwould like to advertise my two bass guitars for sale,
I have a maverick bass great condition in black £150
And i have a ARIA electro acoustic bass also great condition £200ono
Iam in durham area and can deliver within reason
Txt or call for anymore info or pictures
Cheers dean 07786983713
Posted November 26
PA & lighting Hire. 2k to 6K PA Rig. Lighting LED,Analogue and effects.All tailored to suit. Covering the North Easts pups,clubs and events Contact Steve on 07702 191092 or email email@example.com
Posted November 13
Par 36 pin spots wanted, must be in working order, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted November 4
Gibson les paul studio arctic white.chrome humbucker pick ups.pearloid tuner heads in original gibson hardcase.hardly used as new. £495.00
email@example.com or 07779 710364
Posted November 1
I have a Marshall half stack I want to sell as I have retired from giging .
The amp is a TSL100 and the cab is a 1960A.
in mint condition and would like to raise half the going rate...ish.
Posted October 31
sony mds-s30 midi disk player / recorder Ideal for single artiste using backing tracks or a Karioke unit Has been in use for a band's backing tapes. working order with one midi tape sunderland firstname.lastname@example.org