Adam Payne

“Bartolini pickups are the benchmark for tone in my head. I compare every bass I hear to Barts – they truly are the gold standard for discerning players.”


Legator Ninja 300-PRO


Chicago, IL

Adam is a bassist and guitarist from Chicago. He has been playing bass and guitar since 1999, and is currently playing bass in Knight of the Round – a metal band that performs music from Nobuo Uematsu’s Final Fantasy video game series. Adam also plays synthesizers and is involved in the musical and visual art of chiptunes, where electronic music is made using software written for antiquated video game consoles.