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Keyboard Player Available Alvis - 9 hrs ago

Hi guys/gals experienced keyboard player / singer with good skills, good gear etc looking to join established or awesome new roots - reggae - dub - funk style band. Ready for good gigs. Happy to travel a bit for the right feel but not after...

Guitarist keen for busking or a band

Guitarist keen for busking or a band Rowan - Yesterday at 2:26:32pm

Hey, I'm Rowan, I'm 19 and based in Hamilton. I play the acoustic guitar, mainly just fingerstyle instrumental pop stuff for busking. I would love to find busking partners, singers/guitarists would be awesome!! I'd also be keen join/start...

Semi newbie guitarist looking for jam buddies biancaceee - 2 days ago

Hey peeps! :) 23 year old self-taught guitarist from Hamilton and I’ve been playing for nearly 3 years on and off, looking for jam buddies to practice/make music with. I’m more experienced with the electric guitar, also currently lear...

Guitarist looking to jam Paddy - 3 days ago

Hi I'm 25 year old guitarist from the north shore looking to jam with people. i am open to idea forming band in the future. the music i most play is 80, 90 and early 2000's pop rock, folk music, pop punk and folk punk, i'm also open to p...

Band looking for both bassist and drummer

Band looking for both bassist and drummer Contingency Cricis - 4 days ago

Hey we are an Auckland Based Duo, rehearsing in Clevedon, looking for a drummer and a bassist. We are looking to start gigging with both originals and covers. We're both 18, just out of high school, but are open to any ages. If you'r inter...

Band looking for a Bassist

Band looking for a Bassist Contingency Cricis - 4 days ago

Hey we are an Auckland Based Duo, rehearsing in Clevedon, looking for a bassist and a drummer. We are looking to start gigging with both originals and covers. We're both 18, just out of high school, but are open to any ages. If you'r inte...

Looking for a Drummer for our Band

Looking for a Drummer for our Band Contingency Cricis - 4 days ago

Hey we are an Auckland Based Duo, rehearsing in Clevedon, looking for a drummer and a guitarist. We are looking to start gigging with both originals and covers. We're both 18, just out of high school, but are open to any ages. If you'r i...

Jazz Bass player wanted Leon_Ryu - 4 days ago

Hi my name is Leon and I play the drums I'm looking for other musicians to practice, jam and perform with. I've been playing drums over 10years since college. Into Jazz, Funk, Electronic, Hip-hop Kind of music I like to play: Yuss...


Jazz Keyboard Synth player wanted Leon_Ryu - 4 days ago

Hi my name is Leon and I play the drums I'm looking for other musicians to practice, jam and perform with. I've been playing drums over 10years since college. Into Jazz, Funk, Electronic, Hip-hop Kind of music I like to play: Yuss...

Jazz Guitarist wanted Leon_Ryu - 4 days ago

Hi my name is Leon and I play the drums I'm looking for other musicians to practice, jam and perform with. I've been playing drums over 10years since college. Into Jazz, Funk, Electronic, Hip-hop Kind of music I like to play:...

Looking for a drummer to jam HamishPenrose - 5 days ago

Hey, we are in the process of setting up a 70s/80s pop/rock cover band, though we are open to doing modern songs. Main influences are Elton John, queen, daft punk. So far we have guitar, bass, and a keys player. So, looking for a drummer t...

Guitarist looking for band RH661 - Sun 28 Nov 2021

Looking to join a band, keen to jam a few songs and see where it goes. Prefer covers but open to originals depending on the type. Wide influences incl. Dire Straits, Pink Floyd, Eagles etc. with more modern/obscure influences like Khruan...

Bass Player Drummer Wanted for Thrash Band Isolar - Tue 23 Nov 2021

Hi there! Two 20 year old rock/metal guitar players from Christchurch looking for like-minded individuals of a similar age to jam with and make music. We are also hoping to get out and play some gigs in 2022. We need a bass player and dr...

Female Singer Looking for Projects AimeeB - Fri 19 Nov 2021

Female Singer based in Christchurch looking for singing opportunities. Whether it be a band, samples, a few jams, I am open to all. Check my profile and get in touch if interested :)...

Vox looking for a group to jam with jowlface - Wed 10 Nov 2021

Hi Everyone, I'm a singer and composer looking for a band to sing with. I like a wide variety of music and I'm willing to give most styles at least a go. You can find my self recorded music here https://soundcloud.com/mouseperson/tracks...

Bass player wanted for originals band Ryan_W - Sun 07 Nov 2021

BASS PLAYER WANTED We are a guitarist (28) and drummer (23) who have been jamming together and working on some tunes since the later part of 2020. Our aim is to put together a full lineup and get gigging. I (guitarist) am based on the no...


For Funk’s Sake; Where are the bass players??

For Funk’s Sake; Where are the bass players?? Hadge - Wed 03 Nov 2021

We are a fun, laid back bunch, who never poke jokes at bass players. Jam in Greenlane, Auckland. Looking to gig more frequently. Have a dozen originals and play a number of covers. FLAX RIVER REDEMPTION. On Facebook and YouTube. We are...

Guitarist bassist available in manawatu rush_2112 - Wed 03 Nov 2021

32 year old male looking for a project to play guitar or bass in Looking for hard rock/metal/stoner anything dirty and energetic. I don’t mind if it’s just covers or originals or both I’ve had gigging experience as a bassist but not much...

Older Guy Who Loves The Blues and EC rmcgougan - Tue 02 Nov 2021

I'm an older guy 60+ love the blues, EC particularly play guitar and wanting to jam with like minded individuals in Thames - Waikato area - here is a link to me playing along with EC - Crossroads - https://youtu.be/QHpskw_n3oU...

Rock Funk Bassist Seeking Acomplished Music Men/Women To Jam

Rock Funk Bassist Seeking Acomplished Music Men/Women To Jam ThePlanckEpoch - Mon 01 Nov 2021

Hi I'm a 33 yr old bass man looking for a guitar man/woman and a drum man/woman to make musics with. I've been playing for ten years and enjoy jamming. Big influences for me are RHCP, Old School funk bands and random groovy Jazz/Funk music...

Bassist looking to improve in a band regular jams andybass - Sun 31 Oct 2021

Keen to meet like-minded folk and play some music. Play bass, bit of guitar and voice. Enjoy playing rock, blues, indy - Foo Fighters, Arctic Monkeys, Young the Giant, RHCP, Beatles, Jet, Muse, and the likes. 30yo, Scotsman, Mt Eden a...

UK bass player looking to rock out in NZ. (No Dragon please)

UK bass player looking to rock out in NZ. (No Dragon please) Jonny Thunder - Mon 25 Oct 2021

UK Bass player looking to find like minded musicians to jam with in the north waikato / Hamilton area. Heavy classic rock from the late 60's, 70's & early 80's. ( Dio, Deep Purple, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, ZZ Top, Bad Company, Free, Thin Liz...

Experienced guitarist wanted Axeman - Mon 18 Oct 2021

Experienced guitarist wanted for West Auckland regular jam. Mostly original jams but some covers. Some vocal ability would be good. Good gear required. We have good gear and a location with no noise control issues. Full PA setup. Keyboard...

Seeking guitarist vox blues harp a bonus for occasional pub gigs DavidDoyle - Mon 18 Oct 2021

Hi all. I have been thinking about playing pub gigs again post lockdown, and keen to look at duos instead of solo. Interested to see if anyone keen to explore with me. Looking for harp (and prolly guitar) or a blues guitarist with solo c...


Members Wanted for Alt Rock Band AriTuaine - Sun 17 Oct 2021

Looking for people to jam with and potentially start a band. I'm 23, listen to mostly alt rock. Based in North Shore. Txt me at 02041338919 if you'd be keen for a jam....

Experienced Bassist wanted

Experienced Bassist wanted Cragerous - Thu 14 Oct 2021

Looking for a bassist who semi sings knows all the classics, plays all the old classics knows loads of hendrix, ACDC, zeppelin, purple, sabbath, doors, cream and everything in between likes to jam. Used run a showband in the 90's and wantin...

Guitarist in Upper Hutt looking to start or join a band Richy - Wed 13 Oct 2021

Hi, I'm a good guitar player (20 years practice). I've played in several bands in Europe and in NY, mostly originals, and would like to start playing seriously -in a fun way though- in a band here, either for covers or originals -or a mi...

Rhythm guitarist available HamishPenrose - Tue 12 Oct 2021

Hi, I'm a yo-pro in welly looking to join a covers band as a rhythm guitarist. I've been playing a couple years, but this would be my first band as a guitarist (previously played as a bassist). I'm into most modern rock, 60s - 80s p...

Guitarist available dokipen - Mon 11 Oct 2021

I'm a 38 yo male guitarist from London, UK and have been living in Wellington for 10 years. Favourite bands include... Blur, Radiohead, Foo Fighters, Nirvana, Placebo, Sevendust, Metallica, Korn, Hundred Reasons. I'm not a fast shredder...

Looking for some people to Jam and Practice with in Hamilton Colin - Sun 03 Oct 2021

I played for about 10 years when I was younger and I've started back in again. Been at it some months and I am Grinding away at scales and modes and stuff but I also need to play with others. I have no particular talents or styles but I enj...

Instant Jam Just Add Bassist Phil E - Fri 01 Oct 2021

Three guys, 2 guitars, 1 drummer, looking for a bass player, if you can sing even better... Doing Alt 80's to Grunge, some classic rock. Looking to gig once a month or thereabouts....

Bass player wanted JordanBaker - Fri 24 Sep 2021

Singer/guitarist and drummer looking for a bass player to jam with. We both have experience playing in bands, covers and originals. Looking for someone who likes heavy music, is interested in collaborating on original songs and is keen to g...


Singer guitarist available looking for bass and drums to start a band JordanBaker - Thu 23 Sep 2021

I have recently moved back to Hamilton from England and I am wanting to find musicians to jam with, and hopefully start a band with. I have lots of experience playing in bands performing covers and originals. I sing and play guitar, and I w...

Acoustic and jazz guitarist available JohnL - Mon 20 Sep 2021

Hi I'm an relatively experienced guitarist looking to jam and play with other musicians - hopefully turning it into something more regular. I'm an acoustic fingerstyle guitar player and play with a range of styles (folk, country, fun...

Medjai heavy metal looking for a vocalist Christchurch

Medjai heavy metal looking for a vocalist Christchurch Medjai - Sun 19 Sep 2021

Kia ora, Medjai (heavy metal) band is looking for a vocalist to complete its line up and to get ready for the summer season. We are looking for a dedicated and awesome vocalist to take on frontperson duties! About the band: Medjai was fo...

Metal Guitarist looking for people to jam with Oscar - Thu 16 Sep 2021

Guitar player looking for other people to jam, join or form a band with. I'm mostly interested in extreme metal but like playing music across the hard-rock- metal spectrum. I've only being playing for ~1.5 years (lessons for 6 months) but h...

Original Album project Bfree - Tue 14 Sep 2021

We are a 2x Vocalist/Guitarist & Drummer. all songwriters, looking for other musos to develop a project. We recorded an album & EP a while back & realise we still have plenty of music in us to write & record another album. Theres no press...

Singer Songwriter Muso Eddy current - Sun 12 Sep 2021

Looking to form/join a new band. Play Guitar & Saxophone (Tenor + Alto); + Bass at a push (stand-in if req'd) Come from a wide range of influences & interests: * Rock * Blues * Ska/Rocksteady/Reggae * Funk * 'some' Jazz *...

Jam Night open to musicians bands every Wednesday night in Auckland

Jam Night open to musicians bands every Wednesday night in Auckland Ding Dong Lounge - Tue 24 Nov 2020

If you're a musician looking for others to jam with, or in a band almost ready for a gig but want to test the waters first, this is your opportunity. The upstairs live music venue Dead Witch, above Ding Dong Lounge hosts a weekly jam nig...