Federico Martin Palmolella

Upright & Electric Bass/Prod

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Experienced, professional, and versatile. Recording, Mixing and Mastering Studio. Super solid electric and upright bass lines. Lets make history together, and have fun with this beautiful way to live. Let the music, and your music run free.

Federico Palmolella, Electric and upright bassist, Producer, owner of The Bitus Studio since 2008, Professional Musician since 1996, MD and Composer. Recording, Mixing and Mastering with almost 100 published albums where you can hear the versatility in his recordings and live performances, accompanying or opening bands for renowned County Artists as well as various renowned Tango, Jazz, Pop, R&B and Rock&Roll Artists internationally, including: (Local) Silvina Moreno, Pablo Oliva, Jorge Araujo, Pablo Estigarribia, Angel Sucheras, Manuel Fraga, Quintino Cinalli, Gustavo Camara, Juanjo Hermida, Oscar Guinta, Walter Malosetti, Gerardo Gardelin, Pablo Elorza, others. (International) Harry Waters Band, McNally Waters (opening) Earth Wind & Fire, Nile Rodgers, Alicia Keys, Molotov, Aerosmith, others. He currently works with Harry Waters and John Larry McNally (McNally-Waters) Currently on tour with Silvina Moreno (Sony Artist) for the last 13 years on her 5 albums (Mañana, Real, Sofa, Herminia and Selva), with Jorge Araujo sextet, and with Pablo Oliva (Gazpacho) presenting his last solo album (A la distancia, Verdades Agotadas, Veneno de Caramelo).
Co-founder of Newstank Funk (Catsplotation now available).

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175 Reviews - 22 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by Rob F.
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    I only hire Federico because I know the result .

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    Federico will exceed your expectations , he is the best bass player I have come across .

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    Federico is on a cosmic level , he is absolutely amazing talent highly recommend .

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    I write all styles Federico does a great job everytime I only hire him .

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    Bass master enough said hire him , any style nails it .

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    Look no further Federico is the bass master amazing player . All styles .

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    Federico is on another level, quick turnaround but results are perfection he is the best extremely highly recommend.

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    Best bass player on soundbetter he is my go to ....

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    Amazing talent all styles and gives you the best session you could imagine , Fede is my bass player I look no where else .

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    Any style Federico will give you an amazing session you will keep coming back for more .

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    Federico is my bass player I look nowhere else .

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    Fede is my bass player extremely gifted , master of the bass guitar all styles .

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    Hire him ! you won't be disappointed at all , he is a master bass player on another level .

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    Federico is up there with world class players he is the best....

  15. Review by John D.
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    Federico always anchors my music offering epic bass tracks as he’s done one again!!!

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    An amazing talent tried and trusted multiple sessions .

  17. Review by Cyril
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    Fede is out of this world, just one crazy amazing talented bass king. We have been doing a few songs together, in different music styles and each time he killed it. To top it off, he's great and super easy to chat with. Thanks Fede !

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    Federico gets it done fast but the results are amazing always on point great great bass player .

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    Any song I give Federico any style he nails it everytime I only hire Fede 5 stars.

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    Amazing as always 100% knows what the songs need pure bass bliss....

Interview with Federico Martin Palmolella

  1. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  2. A: Emmanuel Calle and Maxi Larreta Best drummers ever

  3. Q: What's your typical work process?

  4. A: The only requirement is a stereo track, sample rate and a click or tempo of the song.

  5. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  6. A: Upright bass, electric bass recordings with a HD quality and sound, and mix and mastering at my own studio always available

  7. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  8. A: RME Fireface UFX II Apollo Twin Quad Core MKII DS Audio V2 Valve Preamp (stereo) DS Audio 274 Preamp (stereo) U87 Condenser Shure Sm7b SSL SixCh NEVE 511 preamp Black Lion MKII preamp Maschine MK3 AKG C414 XLS Silver RE20 Electro voice Aguilar Tone Hammer (Endorser) Fender Jazz Bass American Deluxe V Musicman (Limited series) Fretless Upright Bass late 1800´s Electric Upright (Silent Bass) Bass Station ii Novation

  9. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  10. A: There are 2 projects which I am very happy and proud, Rafael Defelice and his solo album UE, and the first solo album of the band McNally Waters. in the first one I co-produced the entire album and in the second, the decisions in the recording of the upright and electric basses that I made, made me feel so much happiness, that even today they make me smile

  11. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  12. A: I am currently producing 3 different artists, a Soul singer, another Pop and finally a funk / rock female guitarist

  13. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  14. A: Analog, because once you have the best audio you can have, the hardware or software you use, it will simply be the color you want to add.

  15. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  16. A: Ill give you all my heart and love for you and your music!

  17. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  18. A: I love the music, she gave me everything i have, my family, my house, my life.

  19. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  20. A: What do you need to start? the only thing is a simple audio track with your idea. And if you want to tell me more about your personal taste

  21. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  22. A: I am very demanding with my work

  23. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  24. A: Tell me more about your idea

  25. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  26. A: I would quickly understand what need you have

  27. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  28. A: ill take my upright bass, acoustic guitar, drums, many pentagram notebooks, and a tenor sax

  29. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  30. A: Id started at 9 years old, and id made 4 different musical schools, Contemporary, Jazz, Folk and Classical Institutes, and with many master classes around the world

  31. Q: How would you describe your style?

  32. A: Groovy

  33. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  34. A: I would love to work with Maceo Parker, or Jamiroquai, they were and are currently my greatest influences

  35. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  36. A: Respect

  37. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  38. A: Funk. Soul.Jazz.R&B.Pop.Rock

  39. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  40. A: My strongest skill is the possibility of combining different styles without any inconvenience, and also with the change of acoustic or electric instruments

  41. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  42. A: Ill bring all my experience and good vibes for you to try to get the Number one HIt!

  43. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  44. A: No names, only music

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GenresSounds Like
  • Paul McCartney
  • John Paul Jones
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Gear Highlights
  • RME UFXII
  • UAD ApolloTwin
  • AvalonU5
  • SSL SixCh
  • Altec1566
  • Neve1272&511
  • Black Lion MKII
  • DSV2 Valve&274
  • U87 PBM
  • SM7b&SM57
  • AKG414
  • Aguilar amps(Endorser)/Fender JB Deluxe
  • Musicman
  • Fretless
  • Upright Bass late 1800´s
  • Bass Station ii Novation
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  • New album available @newstankOct 01, 2021

    @newstank #CATSPLOTATION #outnow #funk #newsound #newmusic


    https://open.spotify.com/album/5m0CmxukoMGvBZyqEyVEXn?si=V07OoaPKQ3-K308-eCOpNg&utm_source=copy-link&dl_branch=1

  • #Tiempo #Time My new bookMay 21, 2021

    #Tiempo mi nuevo libro ya se encuentra disponible en el Store de mi página oficial. www.federicopalmolella.com // #Time My new book its now available at the Store of my website www.federicopalmolella.com  

  • THE BITUS STUDIO @thebitusstudioMay 03, 2020

    www.instagram.com/thebitusstudio www.federicopalmolella.com