Central New Jersey
Area Code 732

Musicians Seeking Bands and Vice Versa

Prog Drummer in Freehold
Seasoned progressive drummer is looking to join or form a Progressive Rock based band. All professional equipment (14 piece acoustic set, 24 cymbals, gong, bells, chimes, 12 piece electronic set with full amplification). All professional attitude. If you are into Prog Rock, send me a reply. Rehearsal space is required. I know my sh*t!
posted: May 25 2018 expires: Aug 23 2018

erinnoelleh@gmail.com in Neptune
Hey im looking for a piano player and acoustic guitar player who are familiar with hip hop/ r&b. I have a show coming up and i need these two musicians to help me with my 30 minute set on june 5th. Please respond by may 26 and put the date jun 5th in the title so i know your serious.
posted: May 22 2018 expires: Aug 20 2018

amstix@verizon.net in Manalapan
Manalapan based classic/southern rock jam band seeks Rhythm Guitarist to join exiting lineup of Guitar,bass& drums. Vocals a plus. All members are in their late 50's and work full time. Play out 4-6 times/year or more. Rehearsals 1x per week on either Saturday/Sunday afternoon only - fully equipped Manalapan rehearsal space. Contact Andy
posted: May 21 2018 expires: Aug 19 2018

Instrumentalist who sings wanted in Monmouth
Someone who plays an instrument (guitar, keyboards, sax, harp, percussionist, ect) that can sing some lead and harmony backing vocals, wanted for female fronted rock, blues, soul band... Practice in Howell (or nearby) once a week...Send samples of playing and singing if you have them.
posted: May 14 2018 expires: Aug 12 2018

80's Cover Band
47 year old Singer/Rhythm Guitar Player forming an 80's cover band. Looking to do a wide range of bands with a strong focus on New Wave. Bands like The Police, Squeeze, Elvis Costello, Duran Duran, REM and especially One Hit Wonders. Need Lead Guitar, Bass, Drums & Keyboard. I have a comfortable rehearsal space with a PA and a full Drum Kit. Looking for easy going people who would like to practice once a week and play out once a month.
posted: May 9 2018 expires: Aug 7 2018

Forty=Five Plus in jackson, N.J.
Seeking second Guitar, bass and or Keys for gigs at the Jersey shore area for a band that is reforming. We have Drums, Guitar and Lead Singer/Frontman. Looking to play A rooms a la McCloone's in Asbury Park and surrounding areas. Part time situation. Seeking seasoned musicians who are committed to rehearsing (not endless) and playing out 1 or 2 times per month. Backup vocals required. Please know your harmonies. Rehearsals will be at The Jamm Room in Howell, N.J. Set list available upon request. Pop Rock covers with a twist. Songs everybody knows. If you have done this before and are having the urge to try it again, knowing everything that is involved in putting a band together, try us.
posted: May 9 2018 expires: Aug 7 2018

Taylormix aol com in Essex, Bergen, Passaic, Union + Ocean Counties
'THE'-HARDEST-WORKING-BAND in tri-state-area seeks a PRIMARY-LEAD-SINGING rhythm-or-lead guitarist; or-even keys)... AS WELL AS: a LEAD-singing drummer... Both w/ ENERGETIC-GOOD-VIBE & NO-Drugs! Be 35-55-y.o. We're THE-most-booked-band (really!) in NJ, w/ a huge fan-base. Classic rock/pop + more. Performed-280-shows last-year from NNJ & Rockland Cty. to LBI. A variety of clubs, bistros private-events, amusement-parks + municipal-shows; Electric as a 4-5 pc. + Acoustic-trio. VOCALS = main-thing + harmony. We ALL sing too. You need to have a large-library of our tunes already-in-place (we'll-also-learn-yours!) + decent-well-maintained-gear & transportation; Reply for our 'staple-songlist'. Once up-to-speed, count-on 4-5+ gigs-monthly. PLEASE: Have NO travel-restrictions/'mileage-meters'/calculators. It's definitely 'love-over-money'! Weeknites + Weekends; Club-gigs = $100-to-$150 per; Municipal & Private-Events can be more $. Please supply: Home/cell phone #s, email + web-links for us to hear your vocal/inst. perfs. THANKS! Taylormix@aol.com
posted: May 8 2018 expires: Aug 6 2018

happieyes@aol.com in Jackson
SWEET LITTLE SOUL is in search of a great drummer. Has to be experienced and play Soul, Motown, Funk, R&B, Disco, Top 40, ballads, light Rock, party music etc. Have a club date August 11th and want to get someone in and familiar with what we do. Serious Only Inquire. This is not a rock band. We might play light rock occasionally but we are a dance band. Thank you.
posted: May 7 2018 expires: Aug 5 2018

happieyes@aol.com in Jackson
SWEET LITTLE SOUL in search of a lead rythm guitarist who sings, who can play everything from Motown, Soul, Disco, in between right through to current music. Must have good/cool appearance, good vocals, can harmonize. Serious Only inquire. Have a club date August 11th and need to get someone in and familiar with what we do. Thanks.
posted: May 7 2018 expires: Aug 5 2018

Seeking Jazz-Oriented Female Vocalist for Coffeehouses/Open Mics. NJ guitarist is interested in accompanying a female jazz vocalist to perform jazz standards/ballads/bossa in local coffeehouses and other small venues. Familiarity with vocal jazz standards and an interest in building a repertoire for future paid gigs.
posted: May 6 2018 expires: Aug 4 2018

Piano Player Experienced in Mercerville
Experienced piano player who likes to play mostly jazz, but I love all types of music. It's been a while since I've played out, and my chops are rusty right now. I have played out many times, can read charts, improvise, play left-hand bass, accompany other soloists and vocalists. Check out my playing on You Tube under "Chazz Quartet" (link attached) I have a large carpeted rehearsal space in Mercer County. I can travel to rehearse. I am seeking the right situation. My goal is to meet musicians who'd like to jam and perhaps create a product that we could market. As long as it's good music, good people and good music - I'm interested. E-mail me at: gdip67@aol.com View Website
posted: May 4 2018 expires: Aug 2 2018

Shelly in North Jersey
Female Vocalist seeks pianist or working private/corporate/wedding band. Experienced, dedicated, warm sounding soprano. Open minded, reliable,& easy to get along with. Music degree,vocal training for thirteen yrs.under international known performer. Extremely versatile,able to sing any style of music from contemporary(R&B,Dance,Pop,Rock,Jazz etc...)to Classical. Experienced doing session work. Performed for weddings,private parties,jazz groups,chamber ensembles,& classic & modern rock bands. Can read music W/some piano background. Presently, working with pianist and subbing for an agency working private events. Working on second C.D.and video so I am able to market my ability performing R&B,Rock,& Dance style music. Please check attached link to hear mp3's & pics. Thank You www.myspace.com/shellymonte www.myspace.com/shellymont www.myspace.com/shellymonte www.myspace.com/shellymonte
posted: Apr 30 2018 expires: Jul 29 2018

larroe@verizon.net in Brick
I'm looking for an established group that needs a lead singer and can also harmonize, having a 3+ vocal range makes it easy to sing all four parts when necessary, I am available seven days a week day or night and very experienced singing from the fifties through the eighties and whatever material is necessary to do the job, I do not have a link or u tube, but there is too much to list, serious experience. Lary
posted: Apr 27 2018 expires: Jul 26 2018

'The Chris Cornell Tribute' is holding auditions for bass players and drummers. Playing the songs of Soundgarden, Audioslave, Temple of the Dog and his solo work. Paid rehearsals. Serious pros only. Long term goal is playing major venues.(Atlantic City, Stone Pony, NYC etc.) If you're interested, please submit a video clip or YouTube link of yourself to; thechriscornelltribute@gmail.com
posted: Apr 25 2018 expires: Jul 24 2018

johns0107 hotmail com in Perth Amboy
Lead/rhythm guitarist, over 50 and no vocals looking for a gigging band, prefer to gig at least 2xs a month, more if possible. Classic rock to current, not looking to play metal, progressive or all country, some original material is ok but I'm not looking to join an all original project at this time. Please send contact information if interested. johns0107@hotmail.com
posted: Apr 25 2018 expires: Jul 24 2018

wgbang100@gmail.com in Branchburg
The Charlie Martinez Quartet is looking for a Latin/Jazz Piano and or Guitarist - repertoire includes "Real Book" jazz standards as well as Latin standards like Heat, Roots, Midnight Mambo, Para Ti, Paradillo etc. - rehearsals are usually weekly (Wednesday evenings) in Manalapan. Please send us an email if interested - and thanks.
posted: Apr 23 2018 expires: Jul 22 2018

bassvocalrock in 07701
Bassist who also sings lead looking for working, or near working project with like minded pro's. Late 30's to Early 50's. Classic and current rock. Have gig connections. Red Bank area. Mon-Middlesex-Ocean rehearse only please. Will consider duo project also. Thanks.
posted: Apr 3 2018 expires: Jul 2 2018

the surge in Howell NJ
Working five piece band seeks pro replacement guitarist/vocalist. We are a mature band with a lead female vocalist playing Disco, Motown, Top 40 and Classic Rock. We are in search of a lead guitarist with strong lead and harmony vocals to be the primary male vocalist. The band is tight, sets are in place and we have all the equipment. Candidate must be flexible, conscious of his stage volume, work well with others, open minded and get the big picture. We are currently playing two - five times a month. Please be ready to provide video/audio samples. Thank you. https://www.thesurgenj.com/
posted: Apr 3 2018 expires: Jul 2 2018

genejets1@aol.com in Brick
Looking for replacement DRUMMER(with no issues) in 6pc. group that consists of 4 lead vocalists m/f/m/m, 2 guitars, harp, keyboard, bass, drums(and Sax who will be with us in mid May). Have rehearsal space in Brick, demo , Pro PA with subs etc, about 50 songs(classic rock, funk,contemporary, blues, motown, light jazz, pop). If you sing or do any percussion , that would be a plus but not necessary. Looking for someone who has tasteful chops, good ear, timing, and can play funk when needed. *** 4 song snippet demo of band(as a 5 pc) on Sound Cloud or BandMix website under Silver Reign . Contact GeneJets1@aol.com
posted: Apr 2 2018 expires: Jul 1 2018

LongliveRock in Central Jersey
Working band seeks an experienced keyboard and/or guitar player. We gig anywhere from 2 - 4x per month. We're looking for someone who is dependable and able to make a commitment. Material ranges from the 60's thru today. Please provide some info about yourself and we will be in touch.
posted: Mar 30 2018 expires: Jun 28 2018

jadrum99@yahoo.com in Hanover
"Just David" The David Cassidy Tribute show is seeking Musicians. Have top notch David and agency interest. I have done Tribute Acts before. Need Guitar, Bass and possibly drums.
posted: Mar 13 2018 expires: Jun 11 2018

Cover band looking for male or female bassist with lead and or background vocals. We have lead female singer, lead and background male acoustic guitar, lead guitar & drums playing classic rock, dance, country etc...what ever tunes we feel will go over at gigs and are comfortable performing. We need a reliable committed bass player who wants to have fun, play out and make a few bucks...with no nitpicking and personal drama or ego! We are in the 50 years of age demographic from the Howell, Toms River, Hazlet area and rehearse on Sunday afternoons 2:30 - 5:00 in Hazlet. Reply with your contact info we need to fill spot asap gigs will be coming in.
posted: Mar 13 2018 expires: Jun 11 2018

T in Central
Mature Blues guitar player (electric &/or acoustic) looking for other players to get together jam some blues, bluesrock, country, folk, whatever, etc. possible band if players are into it and it works.
posted: Mar 13 2018 expires: Jun 11 2018

warren in brick
The Nocturnes Big Band, rehearsing Thursday nights in Howell, NJ, is looking for a 2nd trombone and a 4th tenor to replace leaving players. We are 17 piece dance/concert band playing the big band sounds of the 30's thru 70's, doing about 6-8 paid gigs a year at seniors facilities in Ocean and Monmouth Co. Our website is www.nocturnesbigband.com. If interested email to wgdotyarch@comcast.net
posted: Mar 11 2018 expires: Jun 9 2018

clinit818@gmail.com in The Ville
ISO melodic guitarist. Looking for someone who can really play the blues, make the guitar cry and at the same time be able to shred when necessary. I am a vocalist/songwriter. I've got the pipes and the life experiences to back up my songs. Have a bassist and drummer. If you are ready to take over...contact me. No drugs/drama. Thank you
posted: Mar 6 2018 expires: Jun 4 2018

ger1114@optonline.net in Metuchen
FOR SALE--- 1 Pyle Pro Sound powered monitor/PA speaker model # PPHP1085A Used, in Excellent Condition Not easy to find these nowadays. Price: $125.00 SPECS: 10'' Woofer 1'' Titanium Compression Driver XLR Mic Input XLR & Stereo RCA Line Input XLR Line Output Master Volume,Bass&Treble Control Frequency Response: 45HZ-20KHZ Power Output: 300 Watts Rms, 600 Watts Peak Crossover Frequency: 3.0KHZ 35MM Speaker Stand Mount AC 115V-230V Dimensions: 15.7'' x 14.6'' x 21.3'' Weight: 28.86 lbs.
posted: Mar 5 2018 expires: Jun 3 2018

ptrocknroller@gmail.com in Jersey Shore
Drummer with over 30 years experience playing in NJ bands is looking to start a new band. This Jersey Shore Cover band will be formed with the following ideals: - Play songs that people know and want to hear - Move from song to song to keep them up and dancing and more importantly, keep them interested - Having NO ego's "trying" to run the show for their own benefit - Playing out twice per month on the average - Focus on quality vs. quantity in the music being played What I'm looking for in musicians for the band: - Keyboardist - Lead Guitarist - Singer and Rhythm Guitarist - Bass Player If you're interested, please reach out to me and we can talk about your musical interests and willingness to join the band.
posted: Mar 3 2018 expires: Jun 1 2018