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Singer looking for Guitarist, Bassist and maybe Keys

Singer looking for Guitarist, Bassist and maybe Keys

I am a Singer looking for a Guitarist/s, Bassist and maybe Keys. I have a drummer already. Looking to do some dark, passionate and heavy music. Very inspired by Hiss Spun by Chelsea Wolfe and with vocals like PJ Harvey. Also Classic rock like Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin. Metal, Doom, Psych, Grunge and Rock are the type of genres I'm interested in.. If anyone finds that interesting please let me know..

a few seconds ago

Guitarist wanted for THALL/progressive deathcore

Hi, people I am a drummer, Bimm student, and I'm looking to start a PROGRESSIVE EXTREME METAL project. The objective is to create extremely dark, atmospheric and ultimately to compete as DARKEST AND HEAVIEST music out there. Some examples are bands like Humanity's last breath, Meshuggah and Black tongue. My personal playing influences also include Vildhjarta and Suicide silence.

Only looking for someone who would share such vision and who is equipped to tune very low. Please NO metalcore, generic death metal, classic heavy metal, hardcore, punk rock, country pop, Reggaeton, etc.

I own a 5 string bass and all the equipment to write, record bass and guitar and program high quality drums, know how to use Logic and have a fair grasp on music theory so the right guitarist would be enough to start recording demos. Will then find the rest of the line-up using such demos as reference. The project is to be considered a SERIOUS one, with aim to gig, TOUR and RELEASE PROFESSIONALLY.

I also have access to FREE REHEARSAL TIME at Pirate studios Earlsfield and even a locker for instruments in there.

Hit me up if that's YOU and you like what you are reading, feel free to ask me more info, WA: 07928586044 Cheers!

10 days ago
South West London

Band looking for Vocalist

Band looking for Vocalist

Rebellious Jukebox are a group that plays covers of protest style songs from a variety of genres and eras. We are very relaxed and informal with a fairly lo-fi feel. Based in Swanley, Kent (BR8 postcode). Intermediate level particularly welcome (not really for beginners or 'musos'). Looking to start getting out and about quite soon. Contact Lee on wolvolee2@gmail.com.

10 days ago

Bass and vox

Bass and vox

New band with a holy mission to revive live Rock blues as it was played and experience back in the day. No massive rack odd pedals, guitarists playing the guitar through an overdriven valve amps, Playing music that touched you on an emotional level be it anger, rage love or just happy to be alive and jumpin ! ♡ Bass will join two guitars and a great drummer, initially playing covers by Hendrix, The Who, Cream, SRV, Rory Gallagher, The Stones, The Faces and also our own stuff slipped in between songs the punters already know, until our stuff becomes what they already know! Age race gender etc not important just heart and ears ! I was born in the mid 60s and other band members range younger. Not looking for Jack Bruce or John Paul Jones, unless available? More important is a will to succeed and fit in musically with the band. Ken redmuir262@gmail.com

13 days ago
South west London

Keyboard Player required

Keyboard Player required

We're looking for a nice friendly keyboard player, male or female with a pro attitude, who enjoys the thrill of playing and can have a laugh. We play a varied set of covers and usually rehearse in Baldock. Please drop me a message if interested in finding out more. Thanks

14 days ago
Herts

Drummer wanted for Progressive Metalcore band

We are Viatorem, a Progressive metalcore band who've been going on for almost a year, and have an EP written and recorded, however our drummer left us recently and we need a new member who’s capable of complex playing and has a decent writing capability. Inspirations are: Slice The Cake, Vein, Knocked Loose, Malevolence and Fit For an Autopsy. Ages 20-30. Contact me for details.

15 days ago
South London

guitarist looking for musicians/band (noise/slacker-rock...)

guitarist looking for musicians/band (noise/slacker-rock...)

I’m 21, I'm looking for people of the same age aprox.

I can play mainly guitar or bass.

looking for for musicians/band/project... I'm open to different styles related to my influences: crack cloud, oh sees, spacemen 3, bjm, the drums, beach fossils...

if u are interested just contact to me via instagram.

18 days ago

Guitarist looking to join/form band

Guitarist looking to join/form band

Hi guys - I’m a guitarist drawing influence from a range of bands like Alice in Chains, Kyuss, Samiam, Hot Water Music, Social Distortion, The Bronx, Blackberry Smoke, Brant Bjork...

I write my own material and am looking for other like-minded people to jam & nerd out with about similar music. I have gigged/recorded with several bands.

36 years old, based in Wimbledon but happy to travel.

Give us a shout if you are interested, Luis 07886992535

19 days ago
SW London

Drummer Looking To Form A Indie/Alt Rock Band.

Hello,

I'm a 20-year-old drummer in south west London looking to form a Indie/Alt Rock band.

I've got some ideas and lyrics I've been working on, so I am looking for some likeminded people to develop ideas, have a laugh and a blast.

I would like to push this quite far but I'm not unrealistic so dedication and commitment rank above experience (as I know it's hard to get some when starting out). People located in South West London and close to Kingston Upon Thames would be ideal to make meeting up and progressing easier.

I'm interested in trying to bring aspects of my favourite bands together, so Arena ready anthems like Catfish and the Bottlemen with the massive riff and drums sounds of Royal Blood with drops and melodies like Foals and the possibility of some electronics and samples.

Hard hitting riffs with relatable lyrics.

If this sounds like you or would like some more info please don't hesitate to get in touch,

Joe

19 days ago

DRUMMER AVAILABLE --- looking for electro/synth/dreampop

I'm a drummer looking for an electro/synth/dreampop sound - interested in bands like lcd soundsystem, little dragon, beach house, katrynada, warpaint, caribou, broadcast, grimes, tyler the creator, metronomy, hot chip, la femme, animal collective, rozi plain, massive attack etc etc...

I'm 25 and have experience in several bands gigging and recording and preferably looking for people with similar experience in their mid 20's. Looking for people who want to make original music and are committed to playing at least once a week, but acknowledge the reality of getting stuff done around real life - but essentially want to enjoy getting creative and see where it takes us! Have a guitarist/keys who's potentially on boards as well.

Let me know if you're interested and I'll send over some recordings we've got and send some of your stuff over as well to my email alfie_apd@hotmail.com

Cheers!

Alfie

20 days ago
Camden

Guitar player, 39 y/o, from Paddington

Guitar player, 39 y/o, from Paddington

Guitar player, 39 y/o, from London Paddington, looking to start a new band. I'm interested in originals and not in covers. I've been playing guitar for 24 years and I played any kind of music, from blues, jazz, funk, to rock and metal. We can organise a Jam session here if you want!

Ricky

Mail: ricky_maina@hotmail.com

22 days ago
Paddington

Bassist and singer looking for heavy metal musician

Singer and bass player are looking for other members (drummer and at least two guitarist) for a heavy metal band: US power / Speed metal / Thrash metal and why not some death metal too.

We are quite flexible in terms of music we like to play good heavy metal.

We will started with some covers to get know each other first and of course we would like to write our own songs too.

If interested drop us a message and we will take from there!!!

🤘🏻🤘🏻🤘🏻

22 days ago

Forming a metal band

I'm a singer and guitarist looking to put together a metal band - specifically another guitarist, a bassist and a drummer. I've got a ton of original material written with 5 of those songs written specifically for an EP which is about 90% finished. I'd love to collaborate with like minded musicians and play these songs live!

My main influences include but are not limited to: Trivium, Machine Head, Avatar, Gojira, Children of Bodom, Behemoth, Architects, Sylosis, Iron Maiden, Megadeth, Metallica and many more.

I play primarily in G# standard on a 7 string (the entire EP is in this tuning - I know it's low lol)

If anybody is interested to meet up to discuss more that would be great!

In the meantime, if you'd like to check out my stuff here is a link to the YouTube page below. The videos titled "Marching Through The Storm" and "The Calm After The Storm" are two of the five songs written for the EP (they are a bit sloppy but it will sound better haha).

Thank you for taking the time to check this ad out and I hope to hear from you soon!

23 days ago
West London

Guitarist Looking for Jam (M17 - London)

I'm a 17 year old intermediate guitarist and would like to jam with some people. I don't mind the instruments or style to a certain extent, though my favourite genres would be metal/rock. I can play clean or distorted riffs and melodies (e.g. Seek And Destroy, Nothing Else Matters, Don't Fear The Reaper, And Justice For All.), and basic solos (Nothing Else Matters, Paranoid). I can strum though its not a style of playing I normally use. Recently I've begun using more interesting (to me) techniques such as tapping, some of the songs I've recently learnt are Esoteric Surgery and Oroborus by Gojira.

23 days ago
Hillingdon

Drummer Needed For New Alternative Band

Drummer Needed For New Alternative Band

We’re currently looking for a confident and creative drummer to complete the line-up for a new dedicated band.

We’re aged between 18 - 24 and are ideally looking for someone of a similar age.

Influences include:

Leonard Cohen, Dusty Springfield, Scott Walker, The Bad Seeds, St Vincent, The Beatles, The Kinks, The Libertines, Pulp, Elvis, Roy Orbison, Father John Misty, The Smiths, The Pogues, Bob Dylan, The Beach Boys, Fat White Family, Fontaines D.C, Weyes Blood, Nick Drake, PJ Harvey, Pixies, Echo and the Bunnymen, ABBA, Television, T.Rex, Rodriguez, Velvet Underground, Petula Clark, Iggy, The Fall, Pentangle, Johnathan Richman, Lee Hazlewood, Ennio Morricone, Courtney Barnet.

We also have a free rehearsal space in Lewisham.

Let us know if you’re interested and we can send some demos over.

Thank you,

Dillon

25 days ago
Lewisham

Guitarist/Songwriter looking to form group (20-25)

My name's Luc, I'm a 22 y/o guitarist/songwriter from North London.

I'm looking to get a band together of ambitious likeminded people who want to make some great music and have a laugh while doing it

Imagine the soulful grooves of Curtis Mayfield, a touch of Tame Impala psychedelia with the energy of The Who and the sharp distinctly English lyrics of Jehst.

Demos available by request

If you're interested, hit me up at luc.hohmann@gmail.com and we'll get the ball rolling

Cheers, Luc

25 days ago
North London

singer/drummer/everything

need a drummer? need lead vocals? guitar?....my name is stephen gardener. ive been playing for 20 years.. im 36.. blues/prog/metal/rock/indie/phyc...

a month ago
London

looking to form rock/country group

Drummer looking to form a rock country group ideally covers and originals.. And see how we all gel..I'm new here from Yorkshire but would like to meet any musicians that would like to do the same thing.. Just good foot tapping music to get people dancing...oh as for ages I'm 33 so it doesn't matter if your into this style message me...

a month ago
Acton

Looking for musicians to join our band!

Looking for musicians to join our band!

Hi I am looking for fellow musicians for my new band. We are currently just two guitar players (18 & 19) so we are looking for a drummer and somebody who can sing. You do not need to be an amazing singer you just need to be fun to hang out with. If this sounds like you then please get in touch

a month ago
London

Punk guitarist wanted for hip hop act

Punk guitarist wanted for hip hop act

New project: looking for guitarist who can hold a pick and use it to tick these boxes:

Punk Hip Hop Shreds titties Big sense of humour Reliable

If not punk, metal okay but no whingers. Liking beer is a plus but not essential.

I provide:

Stage presence Great bants Occasional nudity but only if the crowd is boring

Two piece, full launch in December/Jan/Whenever I find the above-described punk-hop unicorn.

Spotify/iHoones/Bandcamp/Facebook/Twittar "Full Cask"

a month ago
Hemel Hempstead

Bassist available for gigs in London and surrounding

Bassist available for gigs in London and surrounding

Hello, I am a bass player with many years of experience with party and function bands. If you need a committed and reliable musician please inbox me and I will give you further details. Thanks

a month ago
South east

16 yr old looking for band mates

I use the word mates with purpose I want some friends to get fucked up with then make some noise I sing and play guitar I like most music from Beatles to black metal looking for people around my age also hit me up if interested 07873 239848 or snapchat: josh_harnwell12

a month ago
essex, Romford

Lead guitar / songwriter seeks mature musicians

Looking for drums, bass, vocals and maybe keyboards or 2nd guitar to form band to do regular covers gigs and develop own material too. I'm an experienced musician with a background in punk/new wave/indie rock, who is looking for enthusiastic and solid co-conspirators. Based in Windsor but happy to travel.

a month ago
Windsor / West London

Death Metal/Grind Musicians wanted

26 yr old guitarist, Looking for multi-instrumental talented musicians to form death metal grind project.

I am completely self taught guitarist of 11+yrs. Have played and gig'd guitar/Bass in, stoner rock / doom sludge / metal groove/ jam / bands through out the years.

Over the last 1.5 yrs i have had collective time to write/ arrange/ compose 15-20 songs for a death metal project and would like to bring them to completion, and pursue performing a musical endeavour i feel more passionate about at this present time, then being bound by past ventures.

Influences: ( but not limited to )

Cannibal Corpse FearFactory (Concrete/S.N.M) Bloodbath CanniBUs Corpse Morbid Angel Six Feet Under Skinlab Jungle Rot Obituary Napalm Death Exhumed Aegaeon Cattle decapitation Decapitated Demisery Job For A Cowboy Miseration Thy Art Is Murder

However, after many yrs my true influences come down to:

Weed Life Boredom Badass amps/tones Floor effects Multiple tunings And... Weed

I believe the best yet; rare traits and qualities in music allows breathability Within it. Openness to the song/groove/vibe/ tempo and most especially the instruments and in respect; those playing them. Allowing for unique creativeness on individual and collaborative levels. And can compliment the overall efforts made, aside from the well known but never over looked derivative guitar or wall of sound commonly heard.

Im interested in serious individuals, whom can invest their Un-divided time. Are down to earth, honest and of neutral nature. Are each capable of contributing/writing songs, be it drums/ bass/ lyrics and can take it apon themselves to show up for practices and rehearsals.

Which leads me to search for the following ....

Bassist/ 5-6 string jazz/technical/ death metal influenced

Guitarist/ 7-8 string lead/rythem

Drummer/ progressive/ death metal/ death core/ groove/ blast beat/ double kick/ fills/ rolls / all around inventive original and knows how to fill holes

Vocalist/ gutteral/ scream/ shriek/

So... if you believe this could very well be you, or you and your mates...

Drop me a line.

a month ago
London

Clean/Harsh Vocalist Seeking a Metal Band.

Hey peeps, my names Nathaniel, I'm 21 and I'm currently focusing on Vocals but I've also been playing guitar for close to 7 years so I could help a bit on those sides of things too and I've already come up with a few guitar ideas that sound really cool, possibly to be complete into full songs.

I'm looking to play in a Mix of Metalcore/Deathcore/Prog/Djent influences... Primarily a Metalcore/Djent kinda sound, More detail near the end.

I can kind of do vocals and guitar simultaneously but I've never really considered doing both until recently.

I've only just been bothered to master one song to do it to which is "Asking Alexandria - Nobody Don't Dance No More", I nailed it down in under 3 hours, that boosted my confidence in being able to do Vocal + Guitar stuff, so I may look into doing more of it in future, some of that James Hetfield and Matt Tuck action up in here lol. for now...

I'm only interested in taking a Lead Vocalist position.

I'll get straight into posting some of my vocal videos so you know how I sound and what techniques I can do, Audio isn't the greatest. I am able to get Microphone equipment but I haven't settled on anything yet... I might get a Shure SM57 because it actually sound great on vocals too plus instruments. Anywho... To my Vocals

The first 2 are from this year, the rest from 2017.

1) BMTH - Shadow Moses (Cover) https://youtu.be/h6lKFH2ruzE

2) C#7 Whistle Note https://youtu.be/sNI2K6EvP3Q

3) BMTH - Sleepwalking (Short Cover) https://youtu.be/D24WiPAS3s8

4) KSE - The End Of Heart Ache (Short Cover) https://youtu.be/1jAR9dCcrGM

5)) AA - A Single Moment Of Sincerity (Cover) hsttps://youtu.be/eoWpVquzp2E

6)) AA - The Final Episode (Clean Vocals Short) https://youtu.be/LnEobXJ2aWg

I'm hoping to form or be apart of a band soon, as a Vocalist. But I also just want to jam with people who like and play similar music to see if we can build anything out of it... Or just to make friends and connections. My main genres are of Metalcore, Deathcore, Djent if you'd consider that a genre. But I listen to pretty much everything... Huge reggae fan anywhooo...

I like mixing things up and experimenting vocally but ultimately I am my own person and will have my distinct core sound and influences and I'm still trying to improve as much as I can.

I listen to stuff like Polaris, Thy Art Is Murder, Killswitch Engage, Monuments, Oceans Ate Alaska, BMTH, Any Given Day kinda stuff... The list goes on forever really... So many good bands out there.

But these are not strictly what I draw inspiration and influence in my writing from. Just what I mostly listen to and the kind of instrumentals I like to do vocals to. Anyways... If you're interested in talking casually, just jamming or trying to form a group, Message me at any time On here, Email or preferably WhatsApp.

NathanielMBillington@gmail.com

My number: 07950 415449

See you there!

2 months ago
Southeast

Vocalist Available

I am a 23 year old experienced vocalist/lyricist/songwriter from Sutton, Surrey who is looking to join/start a young originals hard rock band in the South West London area.

Age range: early/mid 20's.

Influences include: Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Deep Purple, Queen, KISS, AC/DC, Motörhead, Guns 'N' Roses, Soundgarden, Foo Fighters.

I am someone who is serious and determined to make a living in band and is going to give 100% commitment, so I will be no time waster.

Drop a message if you are interested or call/text: 07748373837. If you would like to hear recordings of my vocals, drop me your email address and I will send you some.

Thank you.

2 months ago
South West London

Drummer wanted for two piece band

Drummer wanted for two piece band

Hi my name is James - I was previously in a two-piece band called Dinosaur Jesus (links attached) and I am really keen to get something similar going again I just need to find the perfect drummer

The plan is to just jam once a week or so, play a few gigs around London and get onto the festival circuit for next year. I have a bunch of songs written but can write more, looking for someone creative and fun who hits HARD. Technical ability is really second to stage presence and the ability to rock. With only two people stage presence is so important!

I've listed some influences below but for a 2 piece band you can probably guess half of them. Sound-wise I'd be open to going more metal or more punk. I love both metal and hardcore punk so if you are that type of drummer then please still get in touch!

Black Keys / Death From Above / Clutch / Royal Blood / Slaves / Bass Drum Of Death / Deap Valley

Age 20-40

2 months ago
Deptford

Guitarist available

First Class Lead Guitarist is available for gigs/deps/ last minute bookings etc. Familiar with most cover band material. All styles played to a very high standard. Very experienced, and a very fast learner. Backing vocals and harmonies, good equipment, and transport. DON'T CANCEL YOUR GIG !

Based in Cardiff

2 months ago
Cardiff

Bassist needed for gigging rock/blues band

Bassist needed for gigging rock/blues band

Gigging rock/blues band looking for bassist to widen the sound, no need for technical music readers just someone who can put a strong bass line to some melodic rock songs, we do a mixture of our own stuff with classic Rock covers, Influences are Bad Company, Led Zep, Rival Sons, White Stripes, Royal Blood, Quo, King King amongst others. We are aged 50 something, but not worried if your younger. Gigging all over country, mostly one weekend a month, rehearse in Acton. geoffcarne.com

2 months ago
South West London

Guitarist Blues and Swing

Guitarist Blues and Swing

Blues and Swing Guitarist wanted for London based 50s Style Blues and Swing Band.

The bands styles are are Chicago Blues, West Coast Blues, Jump Blues, and Swing. Our influences are Fab- T-Birds, T-Bone Walker, Little Walter, Muddy Waters, Junior Watson, Alex Schultz, Little Charlie, Kid Ramos, Ronnie Earl, Jimmie Vaughan. Must be familiar with Swing and Shuffle rhythms. Good equipment, transport, stage presence and stagecraft. Gigs mainly in and around the M25 Greater London area. No freelance or deps.

Check out website on www.gentlemantim.com and Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Gentleman.Tim/ and SoundCloud https://soundcloud.com/gentleman-tim

2 months ago
South London

Bass Guitar Player

We are an established Country & Irish band looking for a bass guitarist /vocalist to join us.

2 months ago

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