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Wish me luck! My first gig...

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Foamy, Aug 12, 2007.

  1. Foamy


    Jun 26, 2006
    Sac Area
    ...on drums!

    I've been getting burned out recently on playing covers for years. Dang, if I have to play Sweet Home Alabama one more time...or Play That Funky Music White Boy...
    So, I decided to put an ad out on craigslist to the effect that a fill-in drummer is available for practices in case your drummer is out.

    I can keep a beat, and do simple fills, and play with taste. I'm no Neil Peart, but I figure it's better than no drummer at all since at least I can keep tempo.

    I rehearsed today with the band - the only rehearsal we'll have - and it went rather well. It's a lot of SRV stuff, and few other classic rock songs.

    So, I am quite excited that they hired me for a paying gig plus fuel and 2 nights' hotel.

    Wish me luck!

  2. break a leg
  3. Good luck. Enjoy yourself. Maybe when things get a little slow you can emerge from behind your drum kit with a bass strapped on.;)

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