About Chris

 

Chris has been playing music professionally for over 25 years.  Whether it be upright bass, vocals, guitar or electric bass, he has been contributing to the roots music scene as a stand out performer, song writer and session player, constantly working with several acts.

Current, recent bands and artists he has performed with:
Eric Sardinas and Big Motor
Mike Eldred Trio
James Harmon
Brophy Dale
Junior Watson
Tommy Harkenrider
The Brougham blues band
Aileen Quinn and the Leapin Lizards
Big George and the Blue Tones
Santos Y Sinners
Cadillac Tramps
2000 lbs of Blues
The Mighty Mojo Prophets

Recently opening shows as direct support for:

ZZ Top
Robert Cray
The Blasters
John Nemeth
Willie K

Chris has always prided himself as being prepared to bring it to the stage and studio, rehearsing constantly and playing only the best equipment. 
His current instruments and equipment are:
1932 Alcoa aluminum upright bass, Shadow Rockabilly Pro pickup and preamp.  Innovation Silver Slap strings. 1968 Kay C1 upright bass, Shadow Rockabilly Pro pickup and preamp. Innovation golden slap strings. 1976 Engelhardt E1 upright bass, Shadow Rockabilly Pro pickup and preamp. Innovation golden slap strings 2017 Blastcult 145, upright bass, custom built. Blastcult Channel Blaster 2 pickup and preamp. Tone Monger steel and gut strings 2000 Fender jazz bass, GHS Boomers round wound strings 2018 Fender Dirnt Tele P bass 2014 Gretsch White Falcon bass Quilter Bass Block 800 Schroeder 410 cabinets