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Posted August 28
Singer wanted to complete covers band ( guitar, bass, keys and drums) wide and varied set, first class PA and equipment. Sense of humour would be a bonusWith the right singer we're ready to gig (a male voice would be preferable but a girl with the right voice would be ok). If you want to find out more, call or email Len on07944714110 or lenhust@gmail.com.

Posted August 27
Two reforming musicians require a drummer to complete comercial WMC / bar band, based in Sunderland, vocals would be an asset, we rehearse in central Sunderland please contact ..anewbandadvert123@gmail.com wth telephone number and previous experience

Posted August 26

Guitarist and bassist/synth/programming seek drummer for originals project. If you aren't a drummer but are interested feel free to contact me. Influenced by; Pixies, The National, Deftones, Red House Painters, Phillip Glass, Deafheaven, Radiohead etc. Middlesbrough based. Contact bondpeter@hotmail.co.uk.

Posted August 25

Newly formed wedding/ function band, female fronted seeks pro drummer. As this is a new project must be able to commit to weekly rehearsals within the first few months. Practice area available based in Gateshead. Contact danny-pinder@hotmail.com if interested. Cheers

Posted August 25
Hi, we are looking for a drummer. Sadly our current drummer is unable to commit to many gigs due to work. He is willing to stay with us until a new drummer is 'played in'.We cover 80s and 90s pop with a few vintage numbers also.We have a female lead singer and a singer/bass player. Lead guitarist, keys and backing vocals.We are currently gigging around the North East  pubs and clubs.You can email us but ideally a phone call would be great.Call keith on 07887367717No time wasters please.

Posted August 21

Established rhythm & blues band seeks bass player. Must have good gear and transport. Email 2tblues@gmail.com or call 0709-203-7199.

Posted August 21
Singer Wanted for working band. Must be easy going, likes a laugh, be part of a team. Music type Pop/Rock Classic rock etc Gigs already booked. Excellent PA in use, also free practice facility. Tel Steve on 07597 464214 if no answer please leave a message.

Posted August 21
Established tribute to the Cavern's beat groups of the 1960s needs a lead guitarist that can sing and. ideally, play keys too. Make a living from your talent! The band is freelance but works regularly for The Dixon Agency and gigs mainly in the North-East and Yorkshire areas. We also gig further afield-so you must be prepared to travel. Take a look at www.thefabs.uk and, if you need more info, get in touch through thefabs@mail.com

Posted August 20

Singer wanted for established punk covers band based in Aycliffe/ Darlington.Can you be Strummer/Rotten/Vanian all in one night?

age not important just the ability to do a wide range of punk tunes from 77-80email al.dave@hotmail.co.uk or conatct me on 07789740738.


Posted August 19

13Cities need female singer. We play broad mix of Americana and alt.Country from contemporary artists like Caitlin Rose, Lydia Lovelass and Richmond Fontaine, through Tom Waits and Drive-by Truckers all the way to Glen Campbell and Dolly Parton. We're a gigging five-piece based between Richmond, Darlington and Guisborough. We're an easy going bunch and are driven by playing good music well, so if you can sing and harmonise, want to join a terrific band and play some great music ........... phil@13cities.com, 0788 777 6290 or Shaun, shaun@13cities.com, 01325 350728


Posted August 17

Commitments tribute/soul band require a drummer to complete line up. Back together after lenghly split. Rehearsals between newcastle and darlington so must have own transport. This will be a full on band with plenty work. If you would like to have a good time with some great people and play class music please get in touch. Paul 07860770720. Cheers

Posted August 17

Lead Guitarist 'wanted' with backing vocals, to complete a 'rock based' duo working for the 'Dixon agency'. My guitarist has taken up a new full time post, so I'm looking for his replacement to start early OCT. Gigs are mainly clubs, some holiday camps & some pubs with the odd private booking / parties etc. . . Need to be available for weekend work mainly. All PA equipment & gear with quality backing tracks & van is provided, Play stuff from 60s to present day, It's a very 'varied' set covering all styles of music but delivered with a bit of a (not heavy) but 'Rocky Edge' . If interested - email me back & include name - number - vixen-band@hotmail.co.uk

Posted August 10
Singer for mature hobby band We are an established mature band that now plays for fun and our own enjoyment. Occasionally we play the odd gig for functions or charity. We meet to rehearse regularly every week and we have a set list which we do not really want to change. We play a mixture of early classics mainly from the 50/60/70 era. Ideally this would suit a mature person who can commit to meeting regularly and has no ambition to make his fortune or the big time! If this interests you, email me and I will send you further details:  pd@bigwig.net

Posted August 10
Third female vocalist required for commitments tribute/soul band. Must be 100% committed own transport preffered not essential must be able to rehearse and gig as and when. Will b practising between newcastle and darlington. If u can sing lead and backing and are looking for some great fun this is a great opportunity. please contact paul on 07860770720. Cheers

Posted August 9

Established and experienced band working mainly saturday nights around the North East club scene working through The Dixon agency are looking for an experienced singer /frontman.The band consists of drums, bass,keys and guitar, with a full PA and Lightshow and dedicated roadcrew. Kings Of Leon, Stereophonics, Killers ,U2, Snowpatrol, Bon Jovi, Bryan Adams, Kaiser Chiefs, Deacon Blue, James etc just to name a few. Own transport needed unless you live within pick up distance of Hartlepool. Contact Steve on 07885037054 or John on 07747442494. Thanks.

Posted August 6

North east Soul band "northern commitments" have recently reformed and are looking for a dedicated lead/rythem guitarist to gig and have fun. Commitments tribute band plus many more soul hits. Gonna be full on must be willing to travel to durham newcastle darlington for rehersals and gig as and when. Own gear and most ov all enjoy it :). If u interested please ring paul on 07860770720. Cheerd

Posted August 5
Keyboard player required for classic rock tribute band. We have gigs booked in , been established for over 2 years and have own rehearsal space. Playing the likes of 70s Rainbow , Dio, and Black Sabbath. Looking for somebody who is available to Gig once to twice a month (Doesn’t have to be your main band as long as gigs are honoured when booked in). If you are interested call me on 07885200390. Cheers Paul.

Posted August 2
Established, working, fully equiped Teeside Rhythm and Blues band looking for a new singer. Must be an outgoing personality to lead the band from the front. We are looking for a vocalist who can hold an audience. Email with contact details and experience please and we will get right back to you. tsb1234@talktalk.net

Posted August 2
Hi. We're a band looking for a singer. We're a covers band with a wide and varied set list, mixed age, first class equipment, no egos and we really enjoy what we do, all you need is the ability to sing and turn up. We're ready to gig are you? We're based in Wallsend and rehearse on Thursday evenings. If you want to   find out more call Len on 07944714110.  Or email lenhust@gmail.com.

Posted July 28

Manager wanted(with form) for pro. authentic cream tribute band, to do theatres, blues/jazz clubs, festivals etc.  anyone interested(male/female) please ring for further details/chat  0191  4174299.

Posted July 28

Wishbone Ash tribute band, Blind Eye, looking for drummer and second guitarist, to complete line up. we are aged 40 plus, experienced and based around Newcastle, please send email including links etc.: w.a.tributeband@gmail.com


Posted July 23

70s retro band the Sleeze Sisters require drummer.Busy diary through to 2015.Vocals a plus, mics a must.Check us on www.sleezesisters.co.ukCall for more info on 07771704407

Posted July 22

Female vocalist to complete established four-piece band playing pubs around the North-East. We gig around 2/3 times per month on average and try to have at last one night free every weekend. Songs by: The Pretenders, The Doors, Fairground Attraction, The Beatles, Johnny Cash, Black Keys, Queen, Doobies, Stevie Wonder, Jack White and Fleetwood Mac. If you have a bluesy/rock voice, we'd love to hear from you. Age is unimportant. We have several gigs in the diary. For more information, please email richardgjohnson@googlemail.com and markgbushell@gmail.com

Posted July 19
Bass player needed for Original Punk Rock band Nothing Waits . Based in Teesside Area. We are all aged 28-30 but Age isn`t a problem. Please contact Russ (ruscleflea@hotmail.com) or on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/NothingWaits


Posted July 19
Singer wanted for Dynamic North East soul Band. We are a dynamic seven piece soul band based throughout the north east. We are looking for a talented person to front our band, we play Pubs and Functions and occasionally clubs (under duress). We play throughout the North East (and sometimes further). PA system is not essential, though own transport is. If you enjoy singing soul with a good live band, and you are not a bread-head, then call Alan. 07801997999  or Andy 07904114612 now.

Posted July 18
Drummer seeks working band, own kit, mics, transport, etc. Also do backing vocals, Sunderland based please email ; colinscott59@hotmail.co.uk

Posted July 16
Singer wanted for club duo, to work with singer/guitarist. must have some experience of club land. may suit solo act. must have some transport. be available at weekends.all gear provided. email clubduowork1@yahoo.co.uk

Posted July 15

Singer required for top North East Soul Band, contact Alan 07801 997999

Posted July 15
Lead guitarist wanted to join exiting band (vocals/guitar. bass. drums ) doing stuff by - The Cure, The Cars, Echo and the Bunnymen, Bowie, Ocean Colour Scene, The Clash, Squeeze, Split Enz, Stone Roses, REM,Only Ones, Magazine, Suede and others. We are all easy going chaps aged 40+ and based in Durham area. Contact  david736kemp@btinternet.com

Posted July 14

Bass player or Bass player\singer needed practice in Durham\Sunderland area. Check out Buzz Bomb Angels website on facebook or reverbnation to get an idea of what we sound like all originals but nothing too serious due to work but love playing and to keep rocking we are 40-50s but not bothered about age male or female play a few gigs now and again Gordon 07913826729

Posted July 12
Looking for a lead/rhythm guitarist to join a working club band full weekend commitment is required own transport to pick up point and own gear. Band consists of bass, female lead vox and drums. Guitarist will be also required to sing backing vocals. Style is pop, funk and pop rock. Songs by artists - Bruno mars, Jessie j, Adele, journey, roxette, pink ect must be able to commit to fri sat and sun nights, must be able to learn sets really quick and play as close to possible as the original. Looking for someone who has worked in a club band before so understands what we are looking for and what's expected so no surprises. Email for more info l.blenkinsopp@hotmail.co.uk

Posted July 11

Acoustic duo require vocalist preferably with instrument,very diverse set list covering various genres.At the moment looking to rehearse evenings 6-8pm or/and alternative Sundays.This may change in 4-5 weeks due to shift changes which will allow daily rehearsals.40 plus would be suitable.No time wasters please.07752471410 if anyone interested

Posted July 11
Keys Player wanted for band playing blues/rock. yamaha keys can be provided  for more info 07814965724

Posted July 11

Drummer required to complete a bluesy trio, based in Darlington/Teesside area and covering the likes of George Thorogood, Robert Cray, Gary Moore, Mink DeVille, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Clapton and Wilko. Very experienced guitar/vocals and bass already on board just need drummer to match. Age not important, but ability and confidence is. We are only rehearsing at the moment but hope to be gigging real soon with the right personnel on board. Please contact Richie on 07906 237505 or email rdptwang@hotmail.com


Posted July 9

Drummer Wanted for new Covers/Originals band formed by a singer/songwriter/guitarist, who toured with Martin Turner’s Wishbone Ash, a couple of years back, the bands set includes tracks by Wishbone Ash, Peter Frampton, Camel, Rory Gallagher etc. plus some original songs in the same theme/style, so basically a softer and melodic style of rock. Some initial work is going to be needed, arrangements & rehearsals etc, so it’s not really for anyone looking for instant gigs, though it may suit as a side project for now, as long as good commitment is shown to get it all up and running. We are mature and experienced players, based in Newcastle. Contact – glohlin@hotmail.com


Posted July 7
Wanted, drummer and lead vocalist (with rhythm guitar skills or without, can easily be worked around). Covers/Originals band from Easington Village requiring both these assets after our previous drummer and singer decided to take on other commitments. We are looking to play a wide range of rock music (could be classic hard rock, blues rock, modern rock, etc). Both I, the bass player and the lead guitarist are 21 and are really eager to get out gigging around the area, but have no specific age limit on applicants. If interested please contact Steven on 07545827446 and I'll be more than happy to give you all details.

Posted July 5
Bass player required due to work and family commitments. Type Five are now looking for someone to join our group. The sounds we groove to are a kind of psychedelic rock / space rock noise, you know what I mean.... huh!  Also we have Originals...Whoah! We hope to find someone who likes what we like, is interesting, and of course play the bass guitar  haha!  Anyone interested in our funny ideas can reach me at my e-mail address which is - allmycolours12@yahoo.co.uk or MOB - 07980519967 where I can give you more info....websites/Youtube/cool sounds/a bit of crack etc.Oh! my name is David Bell by the way, I'm the drummer.

Posted July 3

Drummer required for a new rock covers band called "Loaded", featuring members of Heavy Load and an ex member of Black Rose/Black Pearl.  Wide variety 0f material available for the set list, gigs in the pipe line. Contact Nick by text 0r phone him on 07930114851.

Posted July 2
Lead Singer required Replicating 70s & 80s music 100% totally liveTo play local gigs with lead Guitar, Bass E-Kit Drums & multi-keyboard setup together with Vocoder and Sampler.Artists include - Duran Duran, Go West, Nik Kershaw, Billy Idol, Spandau Ballet, Gary Numan, Tears for Fears, Aha, The Damned, Simple Minds, Chic etc.Top Quality PA / Lights etc. Currently working & paid gigs offered.Must be fully committed
 Please contact Brad on 07889 453024 
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Posted July 2

Bass Player looking for band. I'm interested in playing most types of music but nothing too heavy. I'm based in Sunderland, have own gear and lots of gigging experience. Email me your band website or band details to gwhiteheart@yahoo.com

posted June 30

Permanent drummer urgently required by established gigging punk/new wave covers band.We play all over the North East and surrounding areas and have 35 gigs left for 2014.  Headline festival slot and 15 confirmed gigs (to date) for 2015.Male or female, we're not bothered. Commitment, ability and having a laugh is a must!Contact 0751 589 7008

posted June 27

Guitar player and singer early 40s looking for bass player and drummer to form new rock,blues maybe a bit reggae covers band, 60s thru today in our own style. Rehearse in Newcastle ,enthusiasm , transport and ability required , call Graeme 07544961773 email graemecoffey11@gmail.com


posted June 27
Creative drummer required to join a melodic rock original / covers band. We take our music very seriously and are holding out for the right candidate who puts the music before the money. We are a pleasant bunch of guys with something different to offer musically, and want to get away from the predictable covers type band image. Links to original songs are available on request. Please supply location and background profile on enquiry. Email - geobas@hotmail.co.uk


posted June 24

Singer songwriter looking for a Cajon player to complete an acoustic set up with guitar and Bass for some up- coming gigs.  material is a mix of originals and new arrangements of classic covers.  Looking for a decent player to jump in without too much rehearsal  Contact Peter on 07939247345

posted June 19

Established pub circuit band ‘Sister of Kings’ looking for new full-time keyboard player. Regular gigging schedule. Classic Rock material with Prog/AOR leanings plus some original material. We are based in the East Cleveland/Teesside area. We are not young so you may want to take that into consideration. Contact Stan on 'stormlord56@hotmail.com' or 07955159121.

posted June 17
Singer songwriter who plays guitar and keys looking for a bass player and drummer to put an original three piece band together. I've years of playing doing allsorts of covers plus original songs getting tired of doing covers.  If there's a drummer and a bassist out there happy to give this a go and see where it takes us backing vocals an advantage but not essential no bread or metal heads, no age limit but would prefer 40 plus with plenty of experience text or phone Terry 07506274831  

posted June 17
Yellowstone need a drummer.We have a van and can arrange pickups/drop offs for gigs within reason. You will be joining a bassist and guitarist to form a three piece rock and indie covers band that have a good reputation and following around Sunderland and Newcastle with lots of venues rebooking us.We are both mid twenties and looking for someone similar age who is a keen and enthusiastic player.If interested please get in touch by email vincenthaugh@gmail.com or call Vince on 07988614378More details of the band are on our websiteyellowstoneband.co.uk

posted June 16
Seeking drummer to complete original rock band. Something along the lines of Aerosmith, Guns n Roses, Thin Lizzy etc. hard rock with a melody. Any age/sex. We're 25-43 and love gigging. Have gigged covers last few years but would love another shot at an originals band.You just need to be able to play (transport would be good), but most importantly be dedicated and willing to put the effort in. Email turnituploud99@gmail.com

posted June 15
vocalist and drummer seek others to join them to form a classic 60s tribute band I can give you details if interested we need bass, lead, and keyboards.we are based in Newcastle  please text in first instance with your details etc dave 07836 531929 

posted June 9
The Kung Fu Blues are looking for a permanent Drummer (No Deps please). Covering Blues, R&B and some strange numbers that fall in between! - Trout, Bonamassa, SRV, John Mayall, Rory Gallagher etc. Location not an issue but must have own transport. Contact Hilton on 0787 844 1135 or kfblues@outlook.com (www.thekungfublues.com)

posted June 9

Singer and Guitarist seek Drummer/Bass player/Keyboard player to join band based in Tyne and Wear,  Influences are  Pretenders, Blondie, Kings of Leon, Republica etc
Contact Sarah 07793720292


posted June 9
Vocalist wanted to join Newcastle based blues band. We currently practise twice a week at Polestars and play originals and covers. We are aged 24 - 29 years old but any age/experience welcome! If you are interested contact Alex on 07883635322 or mr_pallister@hotmail.co.uk   

posted June 8

Drummer wanted for an 80s with a little 70s thrown in band.pro pa and lighting 100% live.Playing some pubs,clubs and functions.material duran,spandau,nik kershaw,gary numan,robert palmer,madness.doobie bros,go west and many more.Accustic or ekit welcomeGood standard of playing
Jassbass48@yahoo.co.uk07883448744Thanx jay


posted June 8

Hi I am an experienced vocalist and lyricist looking to form/join a band playing country or country rock. I like older stuff like Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Hank Williams and George Jones, more modern stuff like Toby Keith, Blake Shelton, Tim Mcgraw and Garth Brooks and roclier stuff like Hank Williams jr, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Montgomery Gentry and Trace Adkins.Most recently I have been working on songs as part of an acoustic duo and would also be up for this kind of arrangement again or to be part of a full band.If you're interested, My email address is alexandertempest.mail@gmail.comAlex Tempest

posted June 5
drummer wanted for top club band, must be able to play to
click track,available at weekends, all equipment provided including
drum kit.transport may be required. we are based in darlington/bishop auckland area.songs from pop to rock,60s to now.
pays well. contact.07506470377

posted June 5
Stoned Crowes are seeking a new Drummer after being dropped in it yet again....go to www.stonedcrowes.co.uk for full band info and downloads etc.we play Rock covers and have gig dates waiting across the NE. 
NO Egos or Timewasters Please & only experienced (!!), capable, groove-laden drummers who are not committed to other projects & want to be in this band for the long-term need apply!!  Auditions will be held ASAP as gig dates already waiting from July contact us on: 07932 504378 (if no answer please leave a short message or send a text & we'll get back to you)


posted June 3
Singer/frontperson wanted for hard rock originals band based in teesside.We have about 8 songs musically sound but need the right singer to come in and put there mark on things so we can get things moving. We take our soun from the likes of black sabbath and qotsa and 70s rock. Must be dedicated.Dont need to be a perfect singer just fit into our sound. Male or female.Were aged between 22-29 ish but age aint no great factor.Be good if you can make one jam a week.Can send you some rough recordings at request.  Get in touch on 07864130662. Thanks, Rob

posted June 2
Guitarist wanted for top club band,stereophonics,chilli peppers,to frank sinatra. must be available at week ends,and transport to pick up points,etc. would be good if you are from local area.any age....more info 07506470377....Urgent, pays well.

posted June 2

Pro singer looking for indie rock band ready to gig. doing stuff like kasabian kings of leon ocs the who oasis u get the picture age 40 done the circuit had a break need some fun again, from bishop auckland but can travel for right band! Please no time waisters gis a txt or buz on 07860770720 cheers

posted June 1
Myself and bassist have been teaching and performing in various roles/ acts for 2-3 years. Were looking for a drummer to complete our line up for a Rock and Soul Trio. Commited and professional attitude - no time wasters please : ).. Good player Good gear Trasport desirable but not essential. Age:18+  Were looking to hit the ground running and get through the rehearsal process in this time frame in order to get out there and make some money and have a laugh along the way. If your interested or have any questions please don't hesitate to contact Mark on: 07759102101  markbainbridge8@hotmail.co.uk




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Posted August 21
Vocalist/Blues Harmonica Player, mid fifties, looking to join Blues/R'n'B band either just starting up or already established.
Into Rory Gallagher, Fabulous Thunderbirds etc. but enjoy most bluesy, funky, rocky type stuff. Can be seen on YouTube in the last two bands I was in https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_6xC8X5-Ys&feature=youtu.be  Own transport, based in Newcastle but willing to travel within reason. Email diatonic@live.co.uk


Posted August 16

Bass Player looking for rock/pop/indie/funk/country band (no metal or classic rock). I have years of gigging experience , own gear & transport and based in Sunderland area. Email me your band info at gwhiteheart@yahoo.com. Thanks

Posted August 16

I am a experienced Drummer Looking For a North East based Classic/Hard Rock band. I have my own quality gear and transport. Music like Whitesnake,Bad Company and Thin Lizzy to more modern numbers like Nickelback and Shinedown etc . Contact ruscleflea@hotmail.com

Posted August 13

Singer from Sunderland, young fun bubbly. I have a deep Amy winehouse, Adele sound to my voice. Red head and up for joining a jazzy 90s style band. Contact Michelle- 07584070466
michelleballmusic@hotmail.co.uk


Posted August 10

Drummer seeking a covers band,70s to present. Like Free, Bad Co, Fleetwood Mac,ACDC, Rolling Stones, Nickelback, eagles etc. Morpeth area. For more info ring Dave 07503155778

Posted August 5

Drummer with backing vocals seeks working band Have kit, mics etc and transport also worked with some top north east bands email
Colinscott59@hotmail.co.uk


Posted August 4

Singer looking to form or join indie/ rock band doing.... u2 oasis kasabian kings of leon reef ocs the who and many more u get picture. Done 100s a gigs got mass experience no egos just luv the buzz. Im a young looking 40 but age not important. Bishop auckland durham area prefered cheers. Please txt or ring paul on.. 07860770720.

Posted August 2
Guitarist available. 43, lead and rythym, good gear/transport and reliable. Durham area but will travel. Played pubs and clubs. Will play original or covers, as long as its entertaining. Really like rock, 70s-present, but will play most things. Backing vocals, no shoegazer. Email turnituploud99@gmail.com

Posted August 2

Experienced Drummer seeks gigging Band.....Teesside Based...own transport..Pro Gear Mics etc.call or text 07722586159

Posted July 30

Anyone up for putting a kinda 90s britpop tribute band together get in touch or any similar kinda bands who need a frontman let me know. Cheers Contact - 07508121235

Posted July 28
I'm a guitar player with a roland gr-55. I want to perfect the sax sounds and would like to rehearse with anyone who could give me honest comments to help me. colin woodland
firstwoodie@gmail.com   07977113981

Posted July 23

Dep drummer available , great quality drums , own transport , easy going.Can also play congas , djembe etc also !Which makes a great edition to a live electric or acoustic band.Give me a call for any info
07463 616035


posted June 30

Drummer – available for deps, sessions, etc ,dates in July, good gear, transport, based Teesside phone Chris 07515287639 or Email;   chris@cgsparky.co.uk


posted June 25

guitarist-keys player seeks band.pub, club, tribute,experienced player in my 50s pro gear and transport, into rock,pop,blues,etc. it would by nice to find a band that works,if thats possible.will travel for the right band. utube: stage struck.wmv my band in the 80s.when i had hair! email  thekeysman54@yahoo.co.uk.

posted June 24
Blues guitarist with lead vocals looking to join working blues band.north east uk.good gear own transport.call jack 01429 880104 or email jack.laverick@btinternet.com

posted June 18
Bass player looking for dep work.very experienced in all styles.good gear and transport.backing and some lead vocals if needed.quick learner .play to a good standard.Thanx for readingJassbass48@yahoo.co.uk07883448744


posted June 17

Bassist with backing vocals, 30, available for jam and gigs. Mainly rock style - some blues and metal too. 15 years experience, quality equipment and transport, based in Stanley area. Looking to join established band or set up new group playing covers and/or originals. Call Al - 07729485995 or e-mail bigalpringle@gmail.com

posted June 16

Bassist looking for a paying covers band. 25 years experience, great gear - Warwick/Trace Elliot, own transport. I'm looking to get out around once a week to earn some money as I'm leaving my job to do music/recording/production and need to get some money coming in. Not bothered about style, plenty of videos of my playing available on request. Also available for dep gigs Neil - contact@gorillahq.co.uk

posted June 15

Drummer requires gigging band...rock,R&B,rock n roll...no metal or 200 mph stuff thanks lol! Phone or text Tony 07739460436

posted June 13

Guitarist and bass player available for gigs , have own transport and gear,  30-40 ageRock covers only!  County durham Dont mind travelling for right band! Email us on : rocknruin08@aol.comWith details of bandCheers

posted June 12

Drummer..very experienced..DW kit..own transport..seeks good band...e.mail..misterbeat2003@yahoo.co.uk..text07787383368

posted June 8

drummer looking for a country band or club band, dw kit can mic or trigger kit, contact on 07707463975

posted June 3

Bass player with backing vocals available looking for established band or happy to form new one.  Wide range of tastes in music 80s, 90s and all the up to date stuff foo fighters, kaiser chiefs, killers , black keys, etc . Got own gear and transport and have access to rehearsal facilities in the Teesside. area  Happy to travel up to a reasonable distance . If interested email me onbrunojazz54@yahoo.co.uk or ring on07808395251

posted June 2
Guitarist with roland gr-55 synth,nice gear and some vocals looking for something to do. i'm best at 60s stuff and since packing in tudhoe vic show am lost . colin woodland email firstwoodie@gmail.com or 07977113981

posted May 20
keyboard player seeks band,all styles considered.will travel for the right band.pro gear and transport. experienced player.come on there must be some band out there playing good music and giging.can do rock pop etc. ring 07904 292115

posted May 18
Im a young experienced vocalist who has done time in pubs and clubs with various bands. Im looking to start an old school blues style band and im in need of, bass player, guitarist, drummer and preferably a keyboard player. I've a strong vocal resemblance to Paul Rodgers and looking along the lines of doing original songs in the style of paul rodgers meets muddy waters. No age restrictions cause I ain't arsed.  Based in Sunderland/Washington area. If your interested contact Tony. tony60179@gmail.com


posted May 14

Dep drummer available , own transport , good quality equipment , reliable.drumhelp@live.co.uk

posted May 13

Female singer 36 looking to join band/trio/duo doing pubs or clubs. Previous exp in club trio/duo. Have own transport- contact Sarah 07793720292

posted May 8

Bass player available, Newcastle area for gigs and dep work, will travel. Backing vocals, have own transport and gear. Any style or programme. Tel 0191 2132422 or mobile 07761753054

posted May 6
Bass player with backing vocals available looking for established band or happy to form new one.  Wide range of tastes in music 80s, 90s and all the up to date stuff foo fighters, kaiser chiefs, killers , black keys, etc . Got own gear and transport and have access to rehearsal facilities in the Teesside. area  Happy to travel up to a reasonable distance . If interested email me on brunojazz54@yahoo.co.uk or ring on 07808395251

posted April 23

Drummer available. Looking for working/gigging band. Previous experience in clubs, pubs, and corporate events. Have own gear and transport. Able to work with or without click. I'm 32, absolutely no ego. Cheers   07805107590   neilrimmington@hotmail.com

posted April 22

Drummer – looking for deps, sessions, etc ,good gear, transport, based Teesside Email;   chris@cgsparky.co.uk


posted April 21

Experienced bass player worked pubs, clubs and abroad looking for working pub band. Early 50s Top gear, transport, good confident player. Over 30 years experience (played 120+ gigs last year)
Hi everyone I'm based in Billingham and looking for a band in Teesside area.  Nige1davies@yahoo.co.uk  for more info.

posted April 21

Singer, female, 40 needs a challenge. Ideally looking for already established, competent musicians who don't do clubs, or rock.
Been around the block, interested in funk, country, folk, disco, world music. Brighten my day with ideas please.
Contact .....miss-clarissa@hotmail.co.uk

posted April 12

Cracking 35 year old guitarist available seeking musicians to join or form band into blues rock, funk, soul and some jazzy styles. I am quite open minded about taste and would love to get gigging as soon as possible, I am also open for acoustic rock or even duos. As well as dep work, I am not worried about money although that would be a bonus, I would like to meet some great people to jam with and enjoy the music, email me at robmackie2@hotmail.com or phone me on 07949289620 thank you

posted April 7

Drummer seeks band rock/pop,club etc.played for a lot of years, have pro gear and transport don't mind projects, tributes,etc. just want to get out and play. been let down by so many (bands) who just don't seem to be able to have any commitment. but can talk
a good act.......text 07904 292115.........

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Posted August 27
Pair of 18" eminence kilomax pro speakers for sale,1250watts 8ohm.
Both speakers in good condition.
Bought in march 2011 & removed from cabs earlier in the year, have fitted 4ohm speakers in cabs as part of up grading pa. £200.
Pick up or can deliver for for cost of fuel if not to far from hartlepool. Copntact Ian on 01429 299612 or email at i.arnold@ntlworld.com


Posted August 26

Up for sale is my rickenbacker 330 in fireglo.this is  a fantastic guitar and it has been looked after.it is in superb condition.I bought this guitar new in 2004.you wont find a better example.my asking price is £1000 if interested please contact kevin on 07736577352.

Posted August 26

Pedals for sale:Analogman modded DOD 250 , modded to original MXR Distortion+ specs , mint , boxed , £65.

Electro Harmonix USA Big Muff , mint , boxed , £35.

DOD FX30B Gate/Loop pedal , mint , boxed , £35.

Chris 07874998377


Posted August 6

I am selling my Ashdown Perfect Ten bass practice amp. It’s a great amp for rehearsals too with 30 watts through a 10 inch speaker. In typical Ashdown style it is  built like a brick sh*thouse with excellent 3 band EQ section and bass boost button. OK for 4 or 5 string basses in active or passive style. It also features a headphone output for silent practice, a CD input for playing along with and an extension speaker outlet. Totally reliable. I am asking £75, which is about half the current new price.Contact Kev on 07885 441048 or email at kevinjcparker@gmail.com

Posted August 6

Items for sales: Bass Guitar, Mint condition, Yamaha BB616 5-string bass, comes with gig bag, £250

Bass Amp, Very Good condition, Ashdown ABM 500 watt Evo II head, with 2x Ashdown ABM 300 watt 1x15” speaker cabinets, £850 for the lot. Electric Guitar, Mint condition, Gibson SG Special Faded Cherry, comes with Gibson gig bag, £520, Effects Pedals (£350 for the lot if anyone wants to buy them as a bundle).

BOSS DD-6 Digital Delay Pedal, £100, BOSS AC-3 Acoustic Simulator Pedal, £80, BOSS GE-7 Equalizer Pedal, £60, BOSS OC-3 Octave Pedal, £80, BOSS NS-2 Noise Suppressor, £50, AXL – Stereo Chorus Pedal, £30, thanks. Please contact me on 07565528347, collections only please, welcome to come and try before you buy, based in Peterlee, you can email me at mike_brockbanks@me.com


Posted August 4

PA and Lighting Hire. 2K to 5K rigs to suit. Pub to club/function venues. All quality equipment. Please contact Steve on 07702 191092 or steveforrester2005@yahoo.co.uk

Posted July 28

Fender Modern Player Telecaster Bass, Butterscotch. Excellent condition. Cost £400+ new. Bargain at £215 to include carry bag. Contact Steve 07817 805384 or 1stevewalker@googlemail.com

Posted July 24

Roland td9kx electric drum kit for sale. Excellent condition, includes roland update with extra kits and drums. Includes bass pedal, throne and earphones. £850. Please contact kris on: 07545035050 or email:darthbooth1978@yahoo.co.uk.

Posted July 3

Marshall JVM 410H 100W Head Marshall's new flagship 4 Channel amplifier provides an amazing array of tones combined with incredible ease of use. Packed with modern features including three modes per channel, MIDI, dual master volume, series & series/parallel effects loop, reverb and a programmable foot pedal connected via a standard guitar lead.  Features: Valve complement: 5 x ECC83 (12AX7s) and 4 x EL34s4 independent, foot switchable channels-Clean, Crunch, OD1 & OD2. Each channel boasts 3 foot switchable modes Green, Orange & Red. Studio quality, foot switchable digital reverb with level controls for all 4 channels.  2 foot switchable master volumes. Two FX loops Series/Parallel & Parallel Series/Parallel FX loop is foot switchable.  Emulated line out.  6-way, 7-LED footswitch with memory capabilities. All switching can be done via MIDI. In excellent condition, never gigged.   Completer with Marshall cover - £850.00.  Contact; Ian on 07703 329555 or ianwaugh1@btinternet.com

Marshall 1960A Angled 4x12 Cabinet The Marshall 1960A produces a loud, well-focused, and uncluttered sound with a tight, full low end and a crisp, bright top. Excellent for players who don t want to muddy-up their effects.  Loaded with G12T75 Celestion 75W speakers. Slant front, 4 or 16-ohm mono or 8-ohm stereo operation.  Handles 300W power.  Features: Speaker Type: G12T-75. Speaker Configuration: 4 x 12". Power (RMS): 300 Watt. Selectable Mono/Stereo. Impedance (Mono): 16/4 Ohm. Impedance (Stereo): 8 Ohm. In excellent condition, never gigged.   Completer with Marshall cover - £400.00. Contact; Ian on 07703 329555 or ianwaugh1@btinternet.com

2 x Shure SM58 mics as new (excellent condition, one boxed) @ £60.00 each.  1 x Shure BETA SM58a mic as new, (excellent condition, boxed) @ £100.00.  All in excellent condition.
3 x 30’ mic leads (hardly used) £10.00 each. 3 x 15’ SLR leads, new@ £10.00 each. 1 x 10’ SLR lead @ £7.00. Contact Ian on 07703 329555 or ianwaugh1@btinternet.com

posted June 17
behringer xenyx 2222usb mixer for sale
22 inputs
with one knob compression and built In effects .
Excellent condition £130
07952 378076


posted May 31

for sale a pair of used carlsbro 15inch speakers, £90 ono, contact mickey on 07707463975

posted April 25

Gibson epiphone korina explorer guitar this is probably the best sounding guitar I have played , sounds and plays fantastic. I really don't want to sell this guitar but need funds for new PA equipment used this guitar while playing in a u2 tribute band but sadly don't use in my new band comes with explorer ritter soft case
£250.00 tel 07952378076

posted April 19
PA for sale. Pair of Mackie SRM 450 powered cabs plus padded covers. Mackie CFX 12 channel mixing desk Mark II plus Mackie padded carry case, PA stands plus carry case and all leads included. In Ear Monitoring System 2 number  db IEM 1100 R receivers, 4 number db IEM 1100 T transmitters including leads and earphones. 1 EV mike with boom stand. All in excellent condition £1000  tel Mick 07943809525.
 
posted April 2

Laney 4x12 angled cab’ for sale. Loaded with celestion drivers, looking for a quick sale £120.00. Email bob@cockroche.co.uk