ANDY HAMILL

Double/BassGuitar chrHarmonica

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TOP UK SESSION BASSIST + CHROMATIC HARMONICA PLAYER. Andy's played on many celebrated + award winning albums. He's worked with jazz legends, famous singer songwriters + arabic musicians. He's produced albums for singer songwriters + his album 'Bee For Bass'. A very lyrical player who enjoys bouncing off the words as well as digging into a groove.

Andy has played DOUBLE BASS and BASS GUITAR with many artists including:
Drum'n'Bass pioneers 4Hero, with featured singers Jill Scott, Terry Callier and Poet from 'The Roots' Ursula Rucker;
US jazz singing legends Mark Murphy and Annie Ross;
Pop stars Annie Lennox, Kylie Minogue + Martha Reeves and the Vandellas;
Singer-songwriters Van Morrison, Laura Mvula, Shea Seger, Larry John Wilson, Rumer, Eska, Lou Rhodes (Lamb);
Soul singers Carleen Anderson (James Brown's goddaughter!), Omar, Bonnie Bramlet;
World music stars Nitin Sawhney, Natacha Atlas, Ernest Ranglin, and Ibrahim Maalouf;
Music comedy with Tim Minchin, Reggie Watts + The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain.

Andy also plays Chromatic Harmonica on many albums and whilst cycling!
(The instrument played by Stevie Wonder and Toots Thielemans).

I can record in my home studio and send you the tracks.
Double Bass, Bass Guitars (fretted 4 and 5 string, fretless 4 string, and acoustic bass guitar),
Chromatic Harmonica.

Also my wife Rebecca is a session singer specialising in a 70's singer songwriter sound ala James Taylor, Joni Mitchell, Roberta Flack + Karen Carpenter.
Rebecca can add lead and harmony vocals, write lyrics and can also sing in French and German! www.rebeccahollweg.com

For track credits for the soundclips you are hearing, please look at my website.
www.andyhamill.com/discography

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.

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Terms Of Service

I'll usually be able to get your track done within a coupe of days to a week. I can revise it completely once, or if it's only small details then 2 or 3 times. No additional studio costs.

GenresSounds Like
  • James Taylor
  • Roberta Flack
  • Ella Fitzgerald
Gear Highlights
  • 1850 German Double Bass
  • Fender Jazz 4 and 5 strings
  • fretless
  • Suzuki Chromatic Harmonica
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