Category: Bass

Artist, Bass, Vocalist

Lou Castro

Lou Castro is the bassist and singer in Oui’ 3. He’s been associated with artists such as Mandrill, Arthur Adams, Albert Lee, Sir Sodoff & The Trainwrecks featuring Vivian Campbell, Carla Olson, Chris Cain, andContinue reading

Artist, Bass

Kevin Axt

Kevin Axt was born in Burbank and has been a freelance musician in LA since 1982. He began studying classical guitar at the age of 13, later adding tuba, electric bass and finally string bassContinue reading

Artist, Bass

Bruce Lett

Bruce Lett attended the University of Evansville, Indiana and North Texas State University. He toured with Gerry Mulligan (California, 1987), Alphonse Mouzon (US & Europe, 1989-91), Nancy Wilson (1993-95), and Ernie Watts (1995-96). In 1989Continue reading

Artist, Bass

Abe Laboriel

Abraham Laboriel, Sr. (b. July 17, 1947) Abraham Laboriel is a world renowned bassist and the founder of the band KOINONIA. He was born and raised in Mexico City where he received his earliest musicalContinue reading

Artist, Bass

Adam Cohen

Artist Profile: Adam Cohen Through the years, the Los Angeles music scene has become a proving ground for first-rate bass playing. It’s where players can go from underdog to top dog; where musicians get togetherContinue reading

Artist, Bass

Alphonso Johnson

Internationally acclaimed Bassist and Chapman Stick artist Alphonso Johnson has accumulated numerous performing, recording, teaching, producing, composing and publishing credits during his illustrious career. His touring and recording credits read like a “Who’s Who” ofContinue reading

Artist, Bass

Andre Manga

A native of Yaounde, Cameroon, jazz composer, arranger and bassist Andre Manga built his first musical instrument at the age of seven, a pseudo-marimba constructed from bamboo and part of a tree trunk; he laterContinue reading

Artist, Bass

Anthony Jackson

Bassist Anthony Jackson stands as one of the masters of the instrument. The ubiquitous sideman’s exhaustive discography spans many genres’ of music. An academician, his tenacious research into the origins of the bass, lead toContinue reading

Artist, Bass

Bob Hurst

Artist Profile: Bob Hurst Robert Hurst came to fame for his work with Wynton and Branford Marsalis. He was originally a guitarist, but instead became an important bassist in the Detroit jazz scene of theContinue reading

Artist, Bass

Bob Magnusson

Artist Profile: Bob Magnusson Magnusson, Bob (Robert William) b. New York, 24 Feb 1947. Double bass player. He grew up in a musical family (his father was principal clarinetist in the San Diego Symphony Orchestra,Continue reading