From the blog

From the blog

Experienced Bass Player Seeks Gigs

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Vastly experienced bass player has recently relocated to the UK and is looking for gigs and recording opportunities. Specialises in Elvis and has toured with Ben Thompson, one of the world’s top Elvis tributes and 3rd in the Ultimate Elvis Contest 2017 in Graceland. Also has a large Beatles repertoire[...]

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French Adventure

Map of Montpelier and Nimes, France

From August 2017, I’ll be in Europe for a year, based in the beautiful village of Mus, not far from the Roman city of Nimes and its close neighbour Montpelier. I lost out on another dutch Elvis tour, scheduled for April – June 2017, through an unfortunate arm injury. Well[...]

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New deliBass Collaboration Feat. Ruva

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She Took What She Wanted is the latest track by deliBass, and the first to come from their collaboration with Ruva. It was released in January 2017 and features the wonderful Ruvarashe Ngwenya on vocals and Toby Bender on percussion. It’s another spacey downtempo track with a haunting groove and[...]

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Elvis : I’ll Be Home For Christmas

Ben Thompson, star of Elvis : I'll Be Home For Christmas

I played bass and sang backing vocals on the show during December 2016. It was a special Christmas show featuring Ben Thompson, one of the world’s top Elvis tribute artists. The 17-date theatre tour of Holland played to 500 to 1500-seater venues throughout the country. Ben, who was voted Europe’s[...]

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British Pop Invasion 2016

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Got the bass gig on a 34-date tour of Holland with the British Pop Invasion show. It’s a well established production, playing British music from the 1960s, featuring artists such as the Beatles, the Kinks, the Hollies, the Rolling Stones, Dusty Springfield, Cilla Black, Lula and Petula Clark. The production[...]

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Jon Mellor on Bass