Carson Rohde

Bass, Arr, Producer, Writer

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Hi, I'm a versatile bassist and multi-instrumentalist for any genre including Rock, Pop, Funk, R&B, Electronic, even Country or Reggae. From low roots, to funky slap lines, to Motown-esque or Synth bass. I specialize in arranging, strings, production, writing, and composing : Keyboards, Guitar, Drums, Upright Bass, Rock Vocals.

Recent USC Thornton Music grad, available for your bass guitar needs, composing, and arranging. Classically trained, and studied with Alphonso Johnson of Weather Report, Bob Weir (Grateful Dead), Santana. Also studied Composition and Arranging with Neal Desby, who also teaches Flea of RHCP, Mike Einziger of Incubus, Frank Ocean. I've held Principal bass positions with the Phoenix Youth Symphony, been a member of National Youth Symphony, studied upright bass with Barry Olson, former Phoenix Symphony Principal Bassist. Also studied electric bass with Ray Riendeau who has recorded and toured with Rob Halford of Judas Priest, and James LaBrie of Dream Theatre. Also, close mentorship from Patrice Rushen. Played in numerous rock bands throughout college and highschool, performing at most of the famous LA rock clubs : the Troubadour, the Echo, the Bardot, Silverlake Lounge, Whisky-a-Gogo, the Bootleg, etc. Looking forward to collaborating.

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  1. Review by OwlCove Productions
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    What a great artist! A blast to work with, and incredible music! I would absolutely recommend working with Carson if you get the chance. I hope to be working together again soon!

  2. Review by Quantum Music / Mario Lafleur
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    Working with Carson has been a very pleasant experience. This basist is extremely talented and professional! If you are looking for a session basist, this is the ideal man. His compositions are original and rich.

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  • Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Radiohead
  • Motown
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