I Want to Start a Band

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 429 People

    I love singing and I have jam sessions with

    friends and family from time to time but not much lately. My style is R&B and I love singing 80s ballads. It's one of the few things I'm good at but no one to share it with. If you live in honolulu and love brian mcknight/tamia/boyz2men/monica/amy winehouse pls pls pls message...
    ilovecornmore ilovecornmore
    22-25, F
    Jul 10, 2014

    I Want A Band With Potential.

    Okay, lately every kid wants to be in a band or be a leader of a band. For me I have always wanted to grind with a group of talented people that can work together and corporate. I want to start a band, I want to do it to entertain people and satify my heart and give me something...
    Shiin Shiin
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Dec 30, 2012
    Kompilatoren Kompilatoren
    16-17, M
    Oct 23, 2015

    well haha im not talented

    and i cant sing well (doesnt mean i dont sing tho, i sing a lotttt) and i only can play like a little song on the piano WHO WANTS TO BE IN MY BAND or take me to their band
    rthbs rthbs
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 15, 2015

    I'm a thirteen year old vocalist

    who writes songs, and I would LOVE to start a band but the hardest part is finding people who would want to be a part of it.
    GlitterFawn18 GlitterFawn18
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Jul 23, 2015

    Are there any jazz musicians on this site?

    I want to start a group. Preferably from Sydney, Australia.
    Cheshirethecat Cheshirethecat
    18-21, M
    Sep 11, 2014

    Music Is My Passion.

    I've always loved music. the lyrics, the meaning to the songs, and the way the performers go all out on stage. I want to be the lead singer of a band, or even produce my own stuff. But i cant sing to save my life? HELP? ADVICE?
    CaliforniaCaveman CaliforniaCaveman
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Aug 2, 2013

    I want to start a band

    if u live in the uk I wirral and if your 13-17 message me
    mollieelloyd mollieelloyd
    16-17, F
    Nov 3, 2014

    I want to look into starting an alternative

    rock band. I live in Oklahoma and i sing, play guitar and ukulele. i need some people looking to start a band with me!
    pvrisparamore pvrisparamore
    18-21, F
    Dec 10, 2015

    I wanna play guitar the way I type on a

    keyboard smooths and flowing.
    NeverLooseYourFlames NeverLooseYourFlames
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Sep 27, 2014

    I know I posted this elsewhere,

    but I'd like to post it in an actual group. I deleted the initial posting because I don't know if it was an actual group. So here goes: I'm a 28 year old vocalist from Florida. When I was 17 I was in a classic rock cover band, but this is something I want to do with my life...
    atari6600 atari6600
    26-30, M
    Oct 8, 2015

    All I Want To Do

    I want to be the bassist in a band, and actually play music, and go on tour. That's all I ever want to do, playing bass is the only thing I'm good enough at, I couldn't make up my own basslines I don't think, not at this stage anyway. Problem is, the only people who live near me...
    Clarissataylor Clarissataylor
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Dec 10, 2012

    I play electric base guitar

    if anyone needs a bassist in their band :) pm me
    CantThinkOfACoolNameSorryxx CantThinkOfACoolNameSorryxx
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jan 2, 2015

    We Missed The Boom

    I REALLY want to start a band, I like the name my mate came up with (we missed the boom). I'm a drummer from the uk, im 19 and have been playing for around 8 years, I can play pretty much anything from heavy rock to pop and folk. I really don't mind playing anything. Id like to...
    Williams94 Williams94
    18-21, M
    Jul 15, 2013

    Vocalist (clean and scream) Inspirations:

    Pierce the Veil, Of Mice & Men, other bands like those England Let's do this
    Jackandstuff Jackandstuff
    18-21, M
    Jun 24, 2015

    A funeral/atmospheric doom metal one.

    I would say i'm a decent song writer. I'm decent with singing, and I'm practicing to growl. I'm really serious about this Even a virtual thing over the net would be cool. We could send our ideas to each other, along with sound bytes, like, say I have an idea for vocals and I...
    LaceinBlack LaceinBlack
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 22, 2014

    I live in Ararat so anyone

    that lives near me just email me, the furthest people would have to be in Horsham or Melbourne, I sing and I've always wanted to work in the industry, I've also got contacts that can get us really good gigs in front of lots of people
    RachelBurns RachelBurns
    16-17, F
    Oct 25, 2015

    Metal Band!

    I love music and i still want to start a band even if i can't sing anymore I'm learning to play bass and i have been dreaming of haveing a band since i was 11! I'm 20 now and i have nothing to do i want to be a traveling band and have a awesome tricked out semi truck stage and me...
    KillerRage KillerRage
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Jun 25, 2012

    I love music and have always wanted to sing in

    a band but always thought I wasn't good enough so I didn't even try. I want to try and see if I could actually accomplish my dream. If anyone wants to be in it message me <3 15-17 pls😁
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 10, 2015

    Ok I'm starting a band

    for pop music I need backup singers I need some one good with a computer also need someone good with a keyboard and guitar hit me up people this is a fun project and who knows where it will go I'm looking for people who stand out with there abilities and individualism
    joe395271 joe395271
    16-17, M
    Nov 15, 2014

    I Want To Start A Band.

    I want to start a band that's alternative rock, and similar to Paramore. They are my inspiration and I would like to do something I've been dying to do for the longest time ever. Plus the songs that I wrote about people, I want them to hear it and know that I'm doing better than...
    shilo136 shilo136
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 21, 2012

    I Wrote This Song

    Blues song   IAM THE MAN YOU NEVER KNOW     I dont need your sympathy I wanted your love baby I dont need you to have pity Dont you,ever ***** on me   I dont need your approval dont you ever condescend me dont need your smile oh,you can ***** on me...
    auronarayan auronarayan
    41-45
    1 Response Apr 23, 2008
    RonnyTheGreat RonnyTheGreat
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Jun 30, 2015

    I think starting a band would be

    so fun, but I'm not sure how i'd start one even :P I've always wanted to be in one
    KikiMouse KikiMouse
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 15, 2014

    Damn, if I could play an instrument

    or sing, I'd totally form a band haha. I'd like to form a hardcore rock/screamo band, that would be badass. It's just so heavy, it makes me wanna go insane, I love that kind of music :)
    ACyanideSurprise ACyanideSurprise
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Sep 14, 2014

    Ct Band? 1 Bassist, 1 Drummer, Vocalist (Optional)

    I am from CT and I am 15 yrs old, i play the guitar but i dont play taylor swift ****, Im talkin about heavy, fast, energetic Riffs, of the influences of bands like led zeppelin and nirvana, i have a drum kit, 4 amps, a mic, 3 electric guitars (one les paul, one stratocraster...
    AlejandroMontero AlejandroMontero
    18-21, M
    1 Response Oct 1, 2013

    Guys i want to be in the band

    so bad😩😩😩😩😭😭😭
    carmelight carmelight
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 26, 2015

    Did all of the bassists fall off the planet?

    I need a good one that can check into a groove and stay there. You tie it all together. I also need a singer who thinks their voice can move mountains. Confidence is key
    NoDaveParty NoDaveParty
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 10

    What's Up? Let's Do This.

    I sing, I write lyrics, don't play any instruments, but I can hum it and YOU can get it out thru your fingertips, lol. I have tons of material by way of living a lonely existence, and if you're here, I'll just bet you do too. What are we waiting for?
    CrushedDandyLioness CrushedDandyLioness
    31-35, F
    Jun 26, 2012

    Band Members Wanted

    wanting to start a band in York U.K alternative need drummer and bassist any piano players out there give us a shout this is a serious band only respond if ur fully commited write bk email me or add me on facebook - Jordan Reynolds
    theunamedfallen theunamedfallen
    18-21
    1 Response Apr 4, 2011

    I want to start a lo-fi experimental band

    but nobody in my area is likes that kind of music
    nadthedad nadthedad
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 23, 2014

    I wish I could. I'm told I'm a decent singer,

    but, I have no one to start a band with.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 30, 2015

    I sing and play ukulele,

    I'm learning keyboard. I like in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Message me if you're interested in starting a band!
    SunTheKid SunTheKid
    16-17, F
    Sep 28, 2014

    Been trying to form a Power Metal band

    for quite a while now, I live in England in Leicestershire. I have quite a few song ideas and themes written down on paper, but not having much luck! Shame there's not enough people to make it a full time career.
    Bassistguy92 Bassistguy92
    22-25, M
    Mar 14

    Almost There... Nearly... Not Really.

    So I play guitar, and I love doing it, its the only thing I like doing other than going to concerts. My girlfriend plays bass, and she used to be in a band, but they stopped for whatever reason. Anyway, she wants to be in a band with me and I want to be in a band with her...
    Clarissataylor Clarissataylor
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Oct 22, 2013

    I would love to start a band,

    but I have two problems: I have trouble writing songs, and I need other members. Is anyone in the NC area interested in starting a band? Or if you aren't NC-based, I'm totally up to doing a YouTube band project
    HiImYoungAndAwkward HiImYoungAndAwkward
    18-21, M
    Apr 5

    I play guitar pretty well

    and can sing (not too bad). My friend is a drummer, so we may start a band. We're going to call it [insert band name here]. Anybody want to join lol
    OmNimnom OmNimnom
    13-15, M
    2 Responses Apr 14, 2015

    I Need To Find Other People Like Me

    hi.. im 14 years old i like rock since I was a little kid now i want to start a band or at least find more people who would like to play together PD I play the guitar (acoustic and electric
    4 Responses Jan 15, 2013

    I'm in a band but I'm not enjoying it,

    I really want to start a new band but I don't know anyone I can start one with, its not great :/
    Jackandstuff Jackandstuff
    18-21, M
    Jun 21, 2015

    i've been thinking about it

    for a while...i play electric guitar and i've already got other friends who play instruments. what the hell would our band name be ?
    emosareforlife emosareforlife
    18-21, M
    Apr 16

    I have a band name and songs already written

    (well, at least lyrics). My inspirations have been Fall Out Boy, Led Zeppelin, Against Me!, blink-182, The Clash, Green Day, and Modest Mouse. Maybe one day I'll actually put some of my lyrics up on here
    PunkAltRock PunkAltRock
    16-17, M
    3 Responses Nov 16, 2014

    I'm from Australia and I've wanted to start a

    band for ages but I don't know anyone who would be interested.
    RachelBurns RachelBurns
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jul 10, 2015
    dreamer0800 dreamer0800
    16-17, F
    Oct 29, 2014

    I want to start a band

    as well, need a drummer, bassit, electric, lead, or keyboard( itd be great if you sung as well) but anyone near mississippi such as Jackson, little rock, Decatur anywhere close to where you can drive. Looking to start a band ages 10-16 message me if you want to know how to...
    Fallbeforewefallout Fallbeforewefallout
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Jan 31

    Im going to i think. Im gonna be lead

    singer/screamer and we're gonna be called High Risk Hatred :) just gotta find bass player, rhythm player, drums and guitarist :) !warped!
    Heyitsjaayy123 Heyitsjaayy123
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 19, 2014

    I come up with songs easily.

    Maybe I should go for it?
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 9, 2015

    I'd love to start a band,

    but I don't know anyone else who would want to be in a band :(
    Charlottexoxx Charlottexoxx
    13-15, F
    2 Responses May 24, 2014
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