Bass Guitar ability
I am a professional touring and session musician from Northamptonshire currently writing / recording and performing with various projects with some of the UK's finest musicians / producers.
My passion for live music has taken me all across the UK, performing at some very prestigious events and venues including :
- Performing for; BBC national and international television, BBC Radio 1 and 2 and as live entertainment during the London Olympic games.
My original projects have also taken me to various top world famous venues and clubs across the UK including, The 100 Club, O2 Arena, O2 Academies, The Cavern Club and many many more.
My current projects include :
CITADEL - an exciting 7 piece blending an array of vibrant styles including latin, hip hop, funk, ska and reggae.
Our 2014 UK tour had a fantastic response and we are currently in the process of recording a studio album.
Amy Wyke - an upcoming acoustic/rock singer / songwriter who co-write with and play bass and for in her touring band.
Corporate function / cover work
As well as my original music work, I also am involved and work with various high end corporate and function /cover bands this includes:
CHROMATIC are a young, slick and highly experienced outfit of professional musicians, playing all over the UK and internationally, specialising in parties, corporate events and club nights.
I co-run the sound/video design company Motion Colour Sound. http://www.motion-colour-sound.co.uk/
As part of my work with shows, I will be joining the Genesis Connected on their UK theatre tour in 2015. http://www.genesisconnected.com/
I am also a founding member of The Platform – a local open mic / jam night promoting local live music with expansion in our region.
I am currently endorsed my Marshall Amplification including its sister companies, Eden Bass and Natal Drums.
As part of original projects I am now working with Gibson guitars on an artist development partnership following my recent recording at their London studio.
Initially classically trained on violin, I expanded into guitar and bass and have been playing for 10 years in various bands and projects with a creative and versatile approach to writing and performing with a good knowledge and understanding of fellow musicians.
In terms of vocals, I have been working with session singer and voice over artist Lynda Hayes in support of backing vocal work and now my solo work performing acoustic covers.