Jimm Hickey


I am a freelance instrumentalist from New York. I play guitar and bass. I also play pedal steel guitar. Would love to hear from bands,vocalists,songwriters and,instrumentalists. I will post more videos of what I do soon. I'm new here. -Jimm





What is music to you? What does it give you?

Music is a variety of things. It is an ongoing fun experience and profession that requires patience,practicing and a desire to keep developing as an instrumentalist and songwriter. What does it give to me? It gives me so many things that I might have to come back to this comment box later and offer a longer response than the one I'm typing here.

What is your music dream?

To record a wide variety of music in a wide variety of small and large group settings. To be the best instrumentalist and writer possible and to reach an audience that enjoys what I'm doing .

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

We need more music on television !!!!!

What do you think of Drooble?

Great idea. We need this. And I knew it would appear here in cyberspace eventually

What frustrates you most as a musician?

Well..I'm not sure if this is what frustrates me most but.....we need more music on television!!!!!! Sports,cooking ,home improvement and lots of other subjects Get lots of coverage on tv but music gets little or none. And we need record labels that can succeed.

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

Yes. I go to their gigs.