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Aaron Mills Passion, Talent and Work Ethic have carried him to decades of success: performing with trumpeter Donald Byrd, top-charting R&B band Cameo and Grammy Award-winning hip-hop duo Outkast. Aaron doesn’t settle. He expects greatness out of himself and pushes himself. There aren’t many people left out there like Aaron.

Adam Nitti has been establishing his own voice amongst his contemporaries as both a bassist and recording artist for almost two decades. He has released five solo recordings to date on his own Renaissance Man label which have drawn international acclaim, but he has also been notably involved as a sideman and contributor on a […]

With a background in classical violin, the ability to turn on a dime towards bluegrass fiddling, jazz, rock, and/or any improvisational style available to the instrument, Alex is also fluent on the viola, mandolin, guitar, bass, clarinet, saxophone, drums and piano.

Born in Geneva, raised between Milan and London, and currently in New York City, Alissia serves as the “future face of funk music”   – Huffington Post. As a bass player, bandleader, and songwriter, Alissia is “a funk newcomer with some serious skills and impressive co-signs”;  – Billboard.  She has garnered millions of views online and has caught the […]

Over the years Andrew has performed and recorded with: Rev. James Cleveland, Walter & Edwein Hawkins, The Winans, Yolonda Adams, BeBe & CeCe Winans, Destiny’s Child, Mavis Staples, The Mississippi Mass Choir, The Mighty Clouds of Joy, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, and Vanessa Bell-Armstrong, Joe Cocker, Whitney Houston, Julio Iglesias, Michael Jackson, Gladys Knight, Billy Preston, […]

The young Drummer Ben Jones (14 years old) sat studying Ray Gomez’ guitar work on a Stanley Clarke album with the goal of learning how all the players “fit” together – BUT instead became entranced by Stanley’s bass playing. Ben was a Bassman from that point forward. Bassist/Musical Director of 35+ years. Toured and/or recorded […]

Billy Greer (born January 26, 1952) is the current bass player for the band Kansas. He joined the band in 1985 in time for the “Power” album. He had previously worked with keyboardist/vocalist  Steve Walsh in the band “Streets”. and works with his own band “Seventh Key” when not performing with Kansas. When Kansas took […]

Blady started to play the bass at the age of 18 in a local Christian Church, after that experience he decided to study music at the National Conservatory of Music where he learned how to play many instruments, but finally returned to his “first love” the bass and double bass. Because of his talent many […]

Chance Wilder Onody is called a prodigy, virtuoso and master bassist in the press and by his peers!  Onody loves to be musically innovative by creating memorable music and performances in ways not done before. Chance Wilder Onody’s symphonic rock “Crimson Wings” is such a project and is being hailed as a Masterpiece. Onody’s arrangement […]

Chris is a bass player and music teacher in New Orleans. We just made him a custom set of pickups for his Schecter 7-String bass.

Christon Mason, A Oklahoma Native  began his career in music at the tender age of 16 playing bass with the late great Wayman Tisdale and has since then went on to play woth many greats such as Marcus Miller, Case, Kindred the family soul, James Fortune, Marvin Sapp, Tye Tribbett, Alexis Spight, Johnathan Dunn as […]

Chuck Jacobs, Bassist, author (The Bottom Line, Bass Beginnings Cherry Lane). Originally from northern Michigan, Chuck Jacobs has been a professional musician, playing electric bass for over 40 years, performing in the studios and live all over the world with artists from a long list of superstars from; Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton, Ray Charles, Lionel Richie, Alison Kraus, Wynona Judd, […]

Multi-instrumentalist Cody Wright is quickly earning a reputation as one of the most innovative, soulful, and jaw-dropping young performers in the world. He plays bass, guitar, and keyboards and was co-composer for the upcoming multi-platform video game release of Toejam and Earl: Back in the Groove. He has also toured with Eric Gales, Jonathan Scales […]

Courtney Leonard is the founder and CEO of Hollywood Live Music. HLM is a live entertainment talent agency that represents the most talented and professional musicians, vocalist, sound engineers and programmers in the entertainment industry. As a musical director and bass guitarist Courtney has worked with Phillip Phillips & John Mayer, Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, […]

Curt has the distinction of being our first signed Artist Endorser under our new Artist Program. He is a multi-talented, Multi-Instrument virtuoso. He uses our pickups and electronics in his Fender J-Bass in the studio with Dr. Dre’ and is currently evaluating our new ACE electric guitar pickups. Curt is also an accomplished singer and […]

A respected player and educator, Daric is well known for his unique percussive style, and for combining funk, blues, gospel, and jazz fusion into his playing. Having appeared on numerous albums, countless live and televised performances, Daric now also maintains a regular touring schedule.

Berklee College of Music Bass Instructor and Professor David Buda has recorded and performed with a number of artist including: Patti Labelle PBS special “Patti Sings Gospel,  Take Six and Aaron Nevelle  PBS Christmas special, Mary Chapin Carpenter “A Night of Pops”,  Martina McBride,  Amy Grant, Vince Gill, PBS “Have Yourself a Merry Christmas” special,  Kenwood Denard Trio,  Thaddeus Hogarth, […]

David Escobar picked up the instrument at age 14, after a couple years playing an old nylon string guitar he moved to electric, studying long hours every day for many years, even while attending business school. He started slowly but steadily building a reputation for himself as one of the most proficient and creative guitar […]

 DEREK JONES Upright and Electric Bassist for Cirque du Soleil’s production of KA and the MGM GRAND Las Vegas. Biography Derek Jones grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area where he started playing guitar in junior high. He began playing professionally in the 10th grade with the Generation Gap Big Band doing gigs in […]

Derrick “Swol” Ray has been making music as long as he can remember. He got his first musical start playing the Drums in church. In his mind it could not get any better than that, but as he grew up he soon found a deeper love and passion for the Bass. He loved the sound, […]

DeWayne “Blackbyrd” McKnight (born April 17, 1954) is an American guitarist. He was a member of The Headhunters, a jazz-funk fusion band from 1975 through 1978 and Parliament-Funkadelic from 1978 though 2008. He served briefly as guitarist for the Red Hot Chili Peppers after the death of Hillel Slovak in 1988 though was quickly replaced […]

Bass Player / Composer / Clinician / Band Leader SuperFunky musician, Doug Johns, is known for his raw presence, energy, and all-around crowd-wowing prowess. Doug has had the privilege of working with such icons as Victor Wooten, Buddy Miles, Chuck Rainey, The LA Mass Choir, Aaron Lindsey, and many others. The culmination of his musical experiences led […]

Bass soloist, E.Pruitt is a Native of Kansas City, Graduate of the Charlie Parker School for the Performing Arts and A winner of a number of Bass Awards, “E” has toured the US, Europe and Asia. Sharing the stage with Artists and Groups such as Brian Bromberg, Michael Manring, Norm Stockton, The Josh Williamson Band, […]

Eduardo Kusdra is a Brazilian bass player, multi instrumentalist and music producer with 23 solo albums released by Brazilian label Tratore. He has arranged, recorded and produced many of the Brazilian top players. Among them bassist Arthur Maia, guitar player Diego Figueiredo, drummers Albino Infantozzi and Maguinho Alcântara Brecht, the horn session of group Funk […]

Elias Tona was born in Barquisimeto, Venezuela. He started playing classic guitar and piano when he was a kid. At the age of 13 years old he got an audition to play bass at his church. Soon, he begins to get some gigs playing bass, and this instrument becomes his biggest passion inside his musical […]

Singer, songwriter, virtuoso bass player and master of the stage Eric ‘EQ’ Young is truly a performer for the soul. A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, his Grandfather gave Eric his first guitar at eight years old, missing a string, but undeterred, Eric taught himself to play by ear, imitating Sly Stone’s mixture […]

Garrett Body affectionately known as “G Body” is an amazing bassist from Chicago, IL. His musical journey began at the age of 9 where he began playing for a local church choir. Over time Garrett developed and perfected his craft and love for music. Garrett’s music has inspired many and has allowed him the honor […]

Goran is a performing and recording bassist from Osijek, Croatia. He started started to play bass at age of 16 and throughout his career he played only original music ranging from blues, rock, hip hop to funk and jazz. He uses Yamaha basses (currently BB2005 with 59CBJD-LN3 i 59CBJD-L1), Genz Benz amplifiers and Markbass cabinets. […]

Bassist, Composer, Arranger and Producer Jahmal Nichols was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. From a rare breed of bassists/musicians that have the ability to fluently go from electric bass to acoustic bass on any genre of music, his goal ultimately has been to bring the world a new sound and voice on the […]

Bassist James Rosocha has toured the United States and Europe as a long time member with jazz fusion guitarist B.D. Lenz. Together they’ve released nine albums under the New York jazz label “Apria Records” and can heard on a number of television shows such as MTV, VH1, USA, A&E, Nickelodeon, Travel Network, Food Network, Spike […]

Born in Russia and raised in Israel, in a family of musicians, Jan began learning classical guitar at the high school of arts at the age of 13. A year after, he added the bass guitar as his main instrument. In that period, the first live performances took place along with first job offers in […]

Jason Everett (aka Mister E) is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger and producer who plays a variety of stringed and percussive instruments including his custom Conklin seven-string fretless bass guitar, electric upright bass, and an electric sitar of his own design. Jason attended Northern Arizona University on a full scholarship for music and started playing professional […]

Jauqo started playing Bass at the age of sixteen. He was Influenced by the sounds of what was thumping from his father’s jazz albums and the happiness of his mother listening to the soulful beauty of Motown. His interest in Bass grew into — for lack of a better word — an obsession. If it […]

For over forty years Jeff’s innovative approach to the electric bass has been heard on dozens of recordings and in performances with an unprecedented array of diverse artists. From Jazz/Fusion virtuosos such as Allan Holdsworth, Bill Bruford Larry Coryell, Yes, Billy Cobham, Scott Henderson, Dennis Chambers, John McLaughlin, and Michael and Randy Brecker, Jeff established […]

Jeff is a monster guitarist, recording engineer, and artist relations manager for George Clinton and P-Funk.

Berklee College of Music Assistant Prof. 1981-1999, Broadway pit player 1990-2007. Performances with Robben Ford, Ernie Watts, Albert Cummings. 2 Solo CD’s. Present ,Original Blues Trio, TBone Daddy. Instructor at Mass College of Liberal Arts and Berkshire Community College, Grammy Nominated for Music Teacher of the year.

Born Jesse James Huerta in Cameron, TX, and took up playing bass at an early age of 14, he took to the bass out of all the instruments as he loved the deep tones that were able to be produced from it. Upon completing high school then college he moved to the College Station, TX […]

Bassist for Brian Culbertson “Colors of Love” Tour

Joey Green Bassist for Gladys Knight

John Pop was new to the Bart family. His Fender Jazz bass broke while on tour. He had a show in Baltimore that night and he needed a bass to play. He ran into a Tobias Killer B 6 with Bart pick-ups and bought it immediately! He hasn’t played anything else since then.

Jonn is high energy touring and recording bassist from Syracuse, NY. He has been rocking a bass for the last decade and is currently in the metal band LEVEL VII (New York) and hard rock/punk band DogHouse Swine (New Jersey).  He sings backup/harmonies and is constantly practicing and learning new material for both the road […]

Justin Raines is a 3x Grammy award winning bassist. He is also a private bass and drum instructor and founder of JRaines Lessons. He currently is the bassist for Multi Grammy, Dove, Stellar award winning Christian artist/song writer Israel Houghton and New Breed, Justin was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA where a lot of […]

KENNETH ALEXANDER DIGGS II, affectionately known as “Kaybass” in the music industry has had his share of professional experiences for his young life thus far. He has always been attracted to music at a very young age. His mother directed and sung with various artist as Shirley Ceaser and The Caravans while his father played the piano and bass guitar […]

Playing everything from Funk, R&B, Soul ,Chill Out Down Tempo, Top 40, Ska, Gospel and Rock, Kenny James has written and produced music for many recognized artists. As a producer working for artists such as Jazz songstress Taeko Fukao, Soul and R&B singer Maya Shavonne, lead singer with Donald Byrd and the Black Byrd’s, and the Taiwanese-Idol […]

Baltimore’s renowned songwriter, bassist and producer Kevin Walker has been performing with some of music’s most popular artists on the scene today. Kevin started his professional career at 14 years old in 1984 touring with the legendary Wilson Picket & the Midnight Movers. He has remained in the spotlight for the last twenty years performing […]

Bass guitarist, Kristin Bidwell, has been surrounded by music her entire life. Growing up in the San Francisco Bay Area, she was given numerous opportunities to perform and grow as a musician. A supportive family and various mentors allowed her a positive and driven mindset, supplying her with the courage and persistence to turn her dreams into realities. […]

L’dia on Bass is one of the funkiest bass players on this planet. Marcus Miller’s quote about L’dia: “L’dia kills it”. She has about 3 million viewers on Youtube and that has changed her whole musical life. L’dia was called by Fender, Sandberg, QSC, Roland, Elixer Strings and more to be their endorser. Sandberg Guitars […]

LIGE CURRY Bass Player, Singer, Songwriter, and Producer Born on February 7th in Flint, Michigan, Lige Grant Curry is the eldest of 6 siblings. Lige developed a passion for music at a early age, influenced by his mother, who played music all the time at home fueling his desire to be a part of the music […]

As one of the busiest live and session bass players in Israel, Lior can be seen accompanying Israel’s top artists both locally on stages and TV shows, as well as abroad on tour. A combination of profound musical knowledge and almost limitless technical prowess has positioned Lior as a sought after session bassist and an […]

Lisa Mann hails from blues-soaked Portland OR where she has been inducted into the Cascade Blues Association Hall of Fame. In both 2015 and 2016, she won the Blues Music Award for best bassist from the Blues Foundation in Memphis TN.  Originally from West Virginia, her voice effortlessly straddles the line between the honey-sweet warmth […]

Lou started singing when he was 4 years old. Choirs, campfires and for his own enjoyment. When the Beatles and the Stones came out, that was the cue to jump in and join the musical movement that they had a hand in creating. He bought a Hangstrom 4 string Bass for $200 and he was […]

Was born the 29th of June in 1966 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Starts playing the guitar by himself at 8. In 1983 player also the bass in Argentine rock bands around his neighborhood and in different Argentine folk-fusion projects. Starts studying the instrument in 1984 with bass player Bucky Arcella, together with musical theory and […]

Bassist Matt Hayes plays full time for Wayne Newton, rising star Eric Himan, 7blue, as well as many other acts in the greater Oklahoma area. For Matt Hayes the role of bassist means being the ultimate creative and conductorial support. “It’s all about the music, listening and being able to see both the small phrases […]

From as far back as he can remember the connection of music and emotion hooked him. The ability to connect on that level with folks you’ll never meet is truly mind altering Matthew says. At sixteen he began playing bass in a blur. Matthews friend had a week to teach him the instrument and twelve […]

“One of the most amazing guitars I’ve ever owned and played in my life is a 1962 Gibson Es125. After trying 5 different brands of Humbuckers on it, I was still not satisfied with the tone until my good friend and guitar tech Mike Krupowicz from Player’s Guitars said….”Hold on, I think I know what […]

This much sought after Detroit Bass Player has toured extensively in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Mexico and Canada. He was born in Highland Park, Michigan, but was raised a military brat traveling all over the world. His 25 years experience include: Currently on tour with Brian Culbertson FUNK! tour ’16, Bassist/Musical Director for Sean Kingston, […]

Nelson Rios also known as Nelsinho Rios is proficient at electric,synth, and upright bass, guitars and keyboards. He has already played, recorded and produced a variety of shows and artists such as: Lee Ritenour Alex Acuña Emmett Skyy Roger Espinoza/Cafe-Fuego Rique Pantoja Steve Fister Bryan Duncan Arthur Maia Airto Moreira and Eyedentity Otmaro Ruiz Jazzy […]

“The Bartolini is the sound of the Bass. I am mainly a double bass player and I am looking for earth and wood in my double bass sound. On my electric basses I am trying to mimic the deepness of the sound that I get from my upright bass. With Bartolini pickups, I can do […]

Nevada Romo is a the guitar player for Texas Hippie Coalition (E1 Entertainment) and Cosmic Wool  (Neimisis Records). He was formally in the group Anti Mortem (nuclear blast).

Legendary bassist Nick Daniels III. Currently slapping away in Ivan Neville’s band, Dumpstaphunk.

Nick Bencivenga is the Bassist for Flay of Soul , Stuttering John Band and a NYC studio bass player. Nick says “I’ve been playing bass for 35 yrs and using Bartolini pickups for the whole ride …My bass teacher had them in Jazz bass and I loved his sound !!! …. While working with Stuttering John Nick was on the soundtrack for a movie […]

Nicole Row is an Upright, Electric, synth bassist and vocalist in the Los Angeles area. As a touring and session bassist Nicole is currently playing for Miley Cyrus. She has recently shared the stage with a variety of artists such as Troye Sivan, Dallas Austin, Billy Ray Cyrus, Noah Cyrus, Daya, Fat Joe, Chris Cab. Nicole can […]

Bassist/Solo Artist/clinician Norm Stockton travels extensively throughout North America, Europe and Asia. He has been profiled in Bass Player magazine (12/95 & 2/10) and is recognized by many as one of the premier bassists today. From 2006-2012, he was the touring and recording bassist with chart-topping worship artist (and former Steve Perry guitarist) Lincoln Brewster. […]

He has worked the Chicago R&B and Blues scene since the late 70’s, playing north, south, and westside clubs. Orlando has performed with some of Chicago’s best, such as Syl Johnson, Sugar Blue, Junior Wells, The Staple Singers, Phil Guy, and Artie “Blues Boy” White, just to name a few.Currently, he is touring with Buddy Guy.  During down […]

Pato Muñoz  was Born in Montevideo, Uruguay, in 1964, and has been a professional musician for 32 years. After having studied guitar, harmony, composing and arranging and electric bass. In his hometown, he studied double bass at the Padre Antonio Soler Conservatory in El Escorial (Madrid, Spain). As a versatile bassist, he started his professional […]

Paul Dominic DeVincenzo is a bassist,   composer, and musical director from New York City. He has been performing  professionally since he was young and graduated Summa Cum Laude from NYU with a Degree in Music, focusing on Music Theory and Composition. He is presently an active touring, and recording artist. Paul has collaborated, performed, […]

Born in Paterson, New Jersey in October 1952, singer/bassist Pete Bremy first played drums at age 10 until at 14 he wanted to play a more musical instrument. The transition from drums to bass made sense. He studied music at William Paterson University where he met and jammed with jazz legend Thad Jones. Pete continued […]

Bassist, Composer, Producer Ric Fierabracci has performed, recorded and run the gamut for artists like Chick Corea, Billy Cobham, Blood Sweat and Tears, Dave Weckl, Gary Husband, Andy Summers (with Sting as a special guest), Eric Marienthal, Dean Brown, Steve Smith, Vinnie Colaiuta, Mitchel Forman, Lao Tizer, Raul Pineda, Nachito Herrera, Karen Briggs, Chad Smith’s […]

Bassist Richard Patterson was born and raised in Chicago Illinois. He graduated from Vandercook College of Music with his bachelor’s degree in music education. He has played with and toured the world with such musical greats as Miles Davis, David Sanborn, Michael McDonald, Joe Sample, Roberta Flack, Stevie Wonder, Herbie Hancock, Ramsey Lewis, Natalie Cole to name a few. […]

A bass player since the age of 14, Robert “Bubby” Lewis was quickly deemed a musical prodigy in his hometown of Flint, Michigan. Bubby has played bass for rap stars Snoop Dogg and Lupe Fiasco, as well as hip-hop artists Warren G, Daz Dillinger, Kurupt, Tha Dogg Pound, Soopafly, The Warzone and many others.

Steve started playing bass in 1991 because his friend’s band needed a fill in. Long story from there… He currently plays for Billy Dean a Country artist from the 90’s.   The band plays 200 + shows a year at the Starlite Theater in Branson, MO. Steve also plays in a 80’s pop/dance band that’s been […]

The Peterson Brothers combine youthful energy and modern influences with soul, funk, blues & jazz to a create a sound that is uniquely their own. Their live shows feature jam-band style improvisation. Led by Glenn Jr., 21 and Alex, 19, the Peterson Brothers have toured throughout the United States, and had the opportunity to play […]

Being a bass player for more than 10 years there are lots of things were left behind. This is-touring with The Hysteria and Shokran bands, a session-bassist for whom I was for some periods of time; these is- a long way of becoming a bass tutor, from the very first steps of almost “what should […]

Zlatoyar is a Ukrainian bass player born in the early 1990’s.  His musical path started from listening to classical rock and blues which inspired him to get musical education. He went to music school at his hometown and at Glier music university in Kiev.  He spent a considerable amount of time augmenting his education with […]