TRI CORNERED TENT SHOW
M. Everett began playing Drums and Percussion at the age of 13, learning the
basics while playing in orchestra and marching band. He played his first
professional gig at the age 17 and has been performing in varying musical
concepts for over 35 years while taking time to study with George Marsh and
Eddie Moore. His main musical influences are Sun Ra, Harry Partch, Karlheinz
Stockhausen,Sunny Murray, Anthony Braxton. Literary influences include H.P.
Lovecraft, Edgar Allen Poe and Philip K. Dick
Schaeffer currently performs on fretless 6 string , fretted 4 and 8 string
basses using a host of electronic effects. After studying music theory and
upright bass in high school and junior college, Ray has performed in a diverse
array of ensembles from full orchestra to folk rock bands, and experimental
improv groups going back to the 70s.