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bjdrums
(B.J. Drums™)


Member Since: Saturday, February 07 2004 @ 01:16 AM CST
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Homepage: http://www.liveaudiolab.com
Location: Temecula, CA US
Song Comments: 14
Song Votes: 58
Forum Posts: 30
Weekly Points: 0.00
Total Points: 252.54
Bio:
Musician-for-hire, non-profit marketing guy & father of two in SoCal. Short guy with Scottish roots. I enjoy recycling stale phrases. Game on!
bjdrums's Songs (10)
Date Title Rating Hits Genre Last Comment Status
10.01.07 Boingology 7.13 (2) 1694 (0) Electropop N/A Active
09.07.04 Lost Moments 7.02 (15) 2849 (8) Experimental 01.26.05 Active
07.11.04 Solfeggietto (Club Mix) 6.47 (9) 3160 (6) Dance-Club 01.16.06 Active
06.30.04 Urban Safari 6.54 (7) 1990 (3) Progressive Rock 07.05.04 Active
06.30.04 Windmill & Whale Graveyard 6.98 (14) 4309 (10) Experimental 03.13.14 Active
06.30.04 Pollination Space 6.06 (4) 1907 (3) Progressive Rock 07.02.04 Active
06.30.04 Deterrence 6.20 (5) 2118 (4) Progressive Rock 08.04.04 Active
06.29.04 Headlong 6.42 (6) 1947 (3) Progressive Rock 07.02.04 Active
04.03.04 Imagine (Blue Remix) 6.67 (9) 3420 (4) Soft Rock-Adult Contemporary 05.18.05 Active
02.07.04 The Rainsoaked Highway 7.27 (12) 3973 (7) Rock & Roll 01.30.10 Active
Favorite Songs (1)
Title Artist Date Genre
Unwashed Mcboy 08.04.04 Rock & Roll
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Fans (2)
Music Background I grew up in the wilds of Northern Indiana. As a son of a guitar teacher and trained vocalist, I was encouraged to take up piano lessons. I started at age 5 and studied it for 10 years. Nearing adolescence, when most pianists were either beaten up or given swirlies, I took to a path that few ever dare... to become a drummer.

As the years passed, I was educated in the fine art of drumming, went to college, got a degree in Music Business and moved to California. There I hooked up with full time job. I spent my free time searching out and playing with some starving artists to gain some credibility on the local music scene.

Currently, I'll be gigging 3 - 4 times a week with an excellent guitarist (Clay Colton). I also do a little bit of freelance website and graphic design as well as live recording.

Music Skills In order of proficiency: drums and percussion, vocal harmony, keyboards, MIDI sequencing, mandolin, bass, ukulele
Music Hardware MOTU 828mkII
MOTU 896
Presonus FireStudio Project
Behringer ADA8000
Presonus ACP888 (8-Channel Gain/Limiter/Compression)
Tascam US-2400 Control Surface
Korg X5D
Korg nanoPAD (x2)
M-Audio Keystation Pro 88
Roland V-Drums TD-6SW
Music Software Digital Performer 7
Native Instruments Komplete 6
Reason 3
Kore 2 Player with North India Sound Pack
ChordMate
Ampeg SVX
Amplitube 2
Amplitube Jimi Hendrix
T-Racks 2
OSCulator (for OSC control of studio via iPad and Droid X phones)
Lemur app (iPad OSC controller)
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