Recording: Hussy - Demo - Bass
|Guitar ability:||Expert||Composer ability:||Intermediate
|Bass Guitar ability:||Expert||Producer ability:||Intermediate
|Keyboard ability:||Intermediate||Like to join a band:||Yes
|Vocal ability:||Backing vocals||
, Ray Charles
, Pink Floyd
, The Beatles
, Frank Zappa
, Stevie Wonder
, Bob Dylan
, Talking Heads
, Paul Simon
, Steely Dan
, Bob Marley & The Wailers
, The Rolling Stone
2010 - 2012, Bassist
Bassist & Backing Vocals:
UK & International corporate, private party and function band. Set list comprising of rock/pop hits from 1960's through to contemporary acts. Recordings available on profile.
Recently returned from an international contract as one of the main entertainment acts of the 2012 Formula1 Grand Prix in Bahrain at the BIC. This culminated in performing for thousands of race spectators for the post-race finale act on the main entertainments stage.
Other venues on corporate contracts have included Cardiff City FC stadium and the spectacular top floor of 30 St Mary's Axe/The Gherkin in London. Contracts with this group have also taken me on long duration oversea contracts for 5-star Sheraton Hotels.
2009 - 2012, Bassist
The Secret Showband
Bassist & Backing Vocals
Nine piece UK & International corporate, private party and function band. Set list comprising of jazz standards, soul, pop, disco and funk tunes from the 1950's through to contemporary acts.
2007 - 2009,
Bassist, lyricwriting, composing, recording, backing vocals for the following groups;
Sophie Hiller - Bassist:
Great experience performing with a tight band of London players for the talented singer-songwriter's performance at the Bedford to showcase her new material
The Definitions - Bassist/Recording:
Project with four other musicians writing recording and performing material with influences of latin, reggae and ska music.
Kris Mersseman & The Two-Bit Operators - Bassist/Song-Writing/Recording:
Project with five musicians writing recording and performing material with a mixed feel of country, reggae and folk music.
Mother Goose - Bassist & Backing/Lead Vocals:
Rock trio playing music from the 1950-1980's set list including music form Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan, Talking Heads, Elvis, Stevie Wonder. Mainly function/Bar contracts around London/SE area.
2003 - 2006, Bassist
UK Tribute Act to UB40 and the 2Tone/Ska era.
Contracts ranging from private functions and corporate entertainment through to theatre shows. One set being an hour tribute to UB40 followed by a party set of music from bands such as The Specials, Bad Manners, Madness, The Clash, Toots etc
Leeds College of Music
BA(Hons) Jazz Studies