Humbuckers seek tenor/bari and VP
The Humbuckers vocal band is auditioning for a tenor or baritone and a
vocal percussionist. Read on or check out www.Humbuckers.com for more
About the Band
The Humbuckers is a semi-pro, all-male group with steady paid gigs, a
well-reviewed debut album, and a growing fan base. Aside from
DaVinci's Notebook, no other a cappella group in the
Baltimore-Washington area performs as often as we do. Our sound is
focused on an alternative rock style performing songs from artists
like Blink 182 and Matthew Sweet as well as our own originals which
fit that style (check out our tunes here). We've performed at the
Harmony Sweepstakes and some of the area's biggest festivals, received
good local press, and have done commercial recording work as well. The
group also owns a complete pro audio system for live shows and a home
In the future for The Humbuckers? More gigging at bigger and better
venues for bigger audiences! An even rockier vocal band sound! Another
CD? Quitting our day jobs?
Help us figure it out... be a part of DC's rockin'-est vocal band with
a cool future.
Previous a cappella experience, arranging/song-writing skills,
instrumental vocal sounds, and stage presence are pluses. Commitment
and enthusiasm are essential, as this takes a substantial amount of
effort and time outside our day jobs.
Singers - We are seeking a tenor or a baritone with a strong high
range. We need versatile performers who can rock out on solos, but
still blend in the background. You don't have to be able to sight-read
on the spot, but you need to be able to learn and memorizing music
Vocal Percussionists - We are seeking someone with a good sense of
rhythm and strong VP sounds to serve as our percussionist. We want
someone who can anchor the group's rhythm and add texture and drive to
If you like your day job, but really love a cappella, this is the
group for you. Contact Eric at TheHumbuckers@... or call
202-669-5686 for more information. Also see www.Humbuckers.com.
We will consider paying travel expenses under special circumstances.