Sounds Like: jaco pastorius, eberhard weber, Geddy Lee, Janek Gwizdala
Bio: Russ Sargeant is a bassist and multi-instrumentalist based near Birmingham in the United Kingdom. He uses live looping and effects to create beautiful layered music - sound upon sound; sometimes with multiple instruments but mostly only using a bass guitar. His music has been described as, “subtl...See Full Bio
"To say Sargeant creates soundscapes would be to gloss over one of his greatest strengths, as a melodist, but his recordings largely consist of spatial, layered pads, and melodies played on electric or upright bass. Sometimes the pads sound very like synthesizers (as on Dream The Brightest Dawn), but with some effects and an Ebow, anything is possible: what’s certain is that these tracks are performed as they sound here, using live looping technology. If you see Sargeant live he will realise these compositions for you with one or more basses and some gizmos."