Sean Nowland is a musician, martial artist, Chinese language scholar, and middle school teacher living in Portland, Oregon.

Sean Nowland played bass for Cooper & The Jam, Treefrogs, Funk Shui, and many more.

Sean Nowland NOW plays bass for…HAMMERHEAD!

Happy Spring, Moonbow. Miss you.

Hammerhead (his head is hammer!)
Friday, April 22 — [ & Friday May 27 ]
The Oneill Pub (Formerly Biddy McGraw’s)
6000 NE Glisan
6-8pm Happy Hour
Hammerhead plays FOURTH Friday’s at The Oneill Pub (formerly Biddy’s).

Hammerhead is my new band, made up of super star substitute Treefrogs and Funk Shui players.
We play every 4th Friday in 2016 at Biddy McGraws. It’s free and it’s ALL AGES!! Bring the kids, tie one on, and be in bed by 9 o’clock, or head out into the night…

KD & The Hurt
Sunday May 29
Newberg Street Fair
Details to come

KD & The Hurt
Saturday June 11
Laurelthirst Public House
2958 NE Glisan
6-8 Happy Hour

KD & The Hurt is Kris Deelane’s big motown soul review band.
I guess that makes me one of the hurt…we’ve all been hurt :)
I’m really excited to be subbing in this band.

Bel Mizik
Sunday June 19
Les Scwab Ampitheater
344 SW Shevlin Hixon Drive
Bend, OR 97702
2:30-4:30 FREE

Bel Mizik translates as “Beautiful Music” in Haitian French Creole.
This seven piece funk & hip hop masterpiece is the brain child of Anael Jeannis and Roderick Meyer.

Sean Nowland, is now accepting new students.

Learn theory, scales, improvisation, but mostly learn to SLAP THE BASS.

Teaching slap & pop technique to beginners and experts is my specialty.

I offer clear and patient instruction in a practical, productive, and encouraging environment

Email to schedule.


Long Live The Mao


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