Americana Bass Upright

These professional double bass players are ready to lay down tracks in any style or tone

Bassist * Producer * Composer  - Chris

East Nashville

Bassist * Producer * Composer

My artist roster includes Emmylou Harris, Tom Jones, Elvis Costello, Indigo Girls, Robert Plant, Shawn Colvin, Pete Seeger, Iris Dement, Steve Earle, Rita Wilson, Rufus Wainwright, Kristin Chenoweth, etc. My music has been heard on projects for the ABC, USA, SyFy, and EPIX networks, JWT New York, License Lab, and Human Music.

Bassist (Upright & Electric) - Daniel


Bassist (Upright & Electric)

I'm a Grammy-nominated bassist w/ extensive experience in studio and live, on both the Upright and Electric bass, in the US and UK. Performance appearances include Jerry Douglas, James Taylor, The Earls of Leicester, The Transatlantic Sessions, Martin Harley, Sarah Siskind and many others. Check out my Soundcloud playlist below for demos! Thanks!

Upright and Electric Bass - Myles

New Orleans

Upright and Electric Bass

I craft baselines with great care and attention to detail, all while maintaining big picture phrasing and musical momentum. I currently tour and record with the James Hunter Six. I'm now including BOTH upright AND electric bass for any song that you might want to have both options for; all for my standard 1 song fee. :)

Upright and Electric Bassist - Aaron


Upright and Electric Bassist

Quick, one stop shop for your bass needs. I've appeared on recordings alongside Ken Stringfellow (R.E.M., The Posies), Vicki Peterson (Bangles), Matthew Caws (Nada Surf), Levon Henry (Meshell Ndegeocello, Allen Toussaint), and John Convertino (Calexico, Iron & Wine). I also bring my expertise as an engineer and producer to the tracks.

Upright bassist/remote mixing - Brad


Upright bassist/remote mixing

Versatile bassist and engineer, quick to pick up tunes and bring musicality to move your songs forward. Let me help listeners stomp their feet to your tunes with a solid upright bass part!

Session Bassist & Producer - Birch


Session Bassist & Producer

Does your track need some melodic upright or electric bass? Does your americana/jazz song need some producing? Get in touch and let's see what we can do!


Session Guitarist, Bassist,  - Phil


Session Guitarist, Bassist,

Multi Genre, Multi Instrumentalist and Producer, with professional level recording studio. Reference: Nathan East- First Call L.A Session Bassist “I look forward to hearing more, you sound amazing, and to do all that on a four string fender bass, congratulations!”

Bassist, Synthesist, and FOH - Ryan


Bassist, Synthesist, and FOH

Ryan Alfred is a bassist, sound engineer, and synthesist. He has travelled the world as the bassist and harmony singer in Calexico and toured with Telluride Bluegrass Festival winners Run Boy Run. As a sound engineer, he has toured with The Jayhawks, Nick Lowe, The Swell Season, and many others. He has a degree in Music Synthesis from Berklee.

Upright // Electric Bass - Session


Upright // Electric Bass

Sawtooth Brothers' bassist for hire.


Bass Player - Grant


Bass Player

Bass player for Delta Rae and several Nashville based singer-songwriters. I love playing music with new people. My playing instinct is to serve and support the song as best I can. I like a deep pocket and to sprinkle in some flavor when it is appropriate. I play Electric, Upright, Acoustic, and moog bass.

Musician - Zebulun



I play a collection of unique instruments. My drums are 1963 Rogers Holiday. My guitar collection includes acoustics, electrics, 12 strings, and pawnshop oddballs from who knows where. My bass is from Transylvania (seriously). My piano is a 1909 Steinway Model K. My focus lately is my custom built electric zither from Polyphonic Workshop.

recording studio bassist - Candy

Los Angeles

recording studio bassist

I am a pro bassist with years of experience performing and recording with artists such as Neil Young, Bill Medley, Jennifer Warnes, Johnny Lee, etc. TV credits include This Is Us,True Blood, Dog The Bounty Hunter, King Of The Hill, Weeds, Big Love, Bones, Pawn Stars, Spin City, Strong Medicine and more.


Session Bass! - Justin


Session Bass!

Combining a deep knowledge of audio engineering and diverse musicality to give you a compelling song performance and take you to the next level.


Upright and Electric Bassist - Fede


Upright and Electric Bassist

Hi! My name is Fede Salgado, I´m an Argentine Upright and Electric Bassist located in Barcelona. I've been a freelance musician for over 15 years playing and recording in different parts of the world, Spain, France, Portugal, Japan, Argentina, Colombia and many others.


Sessions/LiveGigs/WriteProduce - BADASS



WHATEVER YOU WANT, I CAN PLAY IT - Country, Rock, Funk, Jazz, R&B, Blues, Classical. I read music or can write charts & I specialize in theory. Sessions - YES. Tours - YES. Work out your demo songs - YES. DO YOU WANT A SPECIAL GROOVE - YES!!! With Electric, Double Bass, Fretless, 5 String, bowing, pick or plucking, I will add magic to your songs!

Session Bassist / Producer - Dave


Session Bassist / Producer

You can hear me on Luke Combs #1 Country Hit, "Hurricane"

Session bassist, remote mixing - Sam


Session bassist, remote mixing

Bassist, post-producer, and podcast editor and mixer. Have toured and performed with groups including David Wax Museum, Kingsley Flood, and bluegrass bands around the Mid-Atlantic. I turn around projects quickly and professionally, and also available for recording projects in the DC area.


Pedal Steel, Banjo, Bass, Mix - Bryan


Pedal Steel, Banjo, Bass, Mix

Lifelong musician Bryan Daste is maybe best known as a pedal steel guitarist, but also specializes in clawhammer banjo, upright bass, and backing vocals. Also a talented recording engineer and producer, Daste is as skilled as he is versatile. "Bryan Daste seems to be able to play just about anything he wants to" - Joe McSpadden,

Producer and Session Bassist - Jay

Des Moines

Producer and Session Bassist

Versatile bassist and producer specializing in tasteful Americana and groove music.

Mandolin Multi-Instrumentalist - Peter

Las Vegas

Mandolin Multi-Instrumentalist

Mandolin goes with everything! If you want to add a unique character to your work, maybe a bit of that Americana flavor for your song, or stylized Italian tremolo, maybe a grooving rhythm part or a blazing picked solo, send me the track, and I'll make it happen! I also play lots of other instruments: Bass, Guitar, Tuba, Harmonica, etc..

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