Bass Guitar ability
Influences: Michael Jackson, Queen, Jamiroquai, Prince, Vulfpeck, Dirty Loops, Extreme,
Born in London, UK. Craig Tyler (aka Baggy) is a highly sought after Bassist, Vocalist and Frontman with an international profile, available for Live, Studio and TV performances. Craig has been consistently at the top of his profession for decades and possesses great improvisation skills on both Bass and Vocals covering a wide range of genres from Pop, Funk, Rock, Hip Hop and Soul.
Craig or Baggy (originally nicknamed after the iconic madness Track ‘Baggy Trousers’) entered his musical career as a session bassist performing with some of the UK’s most renowned artists including Westlife and 80's icons Then Jericho. He took a step back In 2001, when Craig founded The Talent, an exciting collaboration between some of the best young instrumentalists of their generation, performing at high profile events and festivals across the globe.
As a bassist, vocalist and band leader he has entertained audiences at sporting and corporate events close to his heart, including Royal Ascot, UK Cricket Finals, FA Cup Winners Party and the 21st World Scout Jamboree for his HRH the Duke of Cambridge and 50,000 Spectators from around the world. Additionally, The Talent have toured the U.K. Europe and Middle East extensively including the prestigious Burj Al Arab (Dubai), Hotel De Paris (Monaco), Emirates Palace (Abu Dhabi) and at a corporate level for 100's of well known global brands including Coca Cola, BP and the BBC performing at almost every music venue, concert hall and Arena on the way.
His energy is currently focused into his busy production / entertainment agency The Talent Events although continues to be involved with new and exciting concepts and genres of music, as well as cultural and environmental projects.
Music is and always will be his 1st love!
THE TALENT - WWW.THETALENTBAND.COM
15 years after first conception and The Talent are the UK's finest band for hire in London. They have developed an unrivalled sound and stage show, many events are from recommendations and The Talent pride themselves on being one of the busiest party bands in Europe. Coupled with extensive experience of all types of events, being anything from a function band to a wedding band, The Talent focus on entertaining. They have performed over 1000 gigs in the past 5 years and made appearances with the biggest names in the business, making The Talent the ultimate party band for hire in London. Along the way, members of The Talent party band have performed Forget You with Cee Lo Green, Let Me Entertain You with Robbie Williams, Jai Ho with Nicole Scherzinger and (unashamedly) Is This the Way to Amarillo with Tony Christie. They have performed with many top acts i.e. Labyrinth, Bonnie Tyler & Soul 2 Soul plus performed at many of Europe's top venues including Royal Albert Hall, Birmingham N.E.C & Wembley Arena.
THE TALENT EVENTS