Bass Guitar ability
Influences: Floyd, Stones, Faces, Who, Coldplay, Doves, Milesdavis, Davebrubeck, Eagles, Tom Petty, Guy Pratt, Bill Wyman, Leland Sklar, James Jameson (of Course), Van Morrison.
Played Bass Guitar since 15. Before that was classically trained on piano and violin. Been both pro and semi-pro since then. I also sing both lead and backing vocals. Have done sessions for many studios including Chris Porter( Engineer fer George Michael) and played with many top names which included a eight year project with 60's / 70's legendary session guitarist Big Jim Sullivan, and have just been involved in a band with Darrell Bath (ex Dogs D'amour,UK Subs, Ian Hunter). Recently toured with US country stars Bill Kirchen and Phil Lee. Also played with Baz Warne (Stranglers), Stuart Tosh (Pilot, 10cc, Alan Parsons Project), Denny Whalley (Frank Zappa, The Magic Band), The Jackie Lynton Band, An 18 month stint with Memphis blues guitarist Colin John.
I've played corporate and private functions, weddings, parties all over the UK and Europe including a monthly stint on the west coast and highlands of Scotland both as a full time band member and dep.