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L.A. born Mosley is a true force on the upright bass.  In addition to his solo career with his band, he has performed, recorded, produced and toured with artists including Chris Cornell, Christina Aguilera, Sean King, Mos Def, India Arie, Lauryn Hill, Terrence Howard, Jonathan Davis of Korn, Avenged Sevenfold, Jason Mraz, Jeff Beck, Rihanna, and Cee Lo Green. Considered one of the world’s “premier upright bassists", many have called him the 'Jimi Hendrix of the upright bass', and a 'master musician and live performer'.

He recorded three tracks on Kendrick Lamar’s Grammy-winning album ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’; and is the upright bass player on long-time band-member Kamasi Washington’s ‘The Epic’ the critically acclaimed triple CD release. Mosley’s single “Abraham” was named one of NPR’s ‘favorite songs of 2016 so far’, and he was featured as one of Vanity Fair’s Rising Stars.  His new album ‘UPRISING’ will be released in 2017.

Mosley is a founding member and upright bass player for the acclaimed Los Angeles- based group, the West Coast Get Down (WCGD). The WCGD embarked on a sold-out world tour in 2015, which will continue through 2016.   Mosley also has a new duo project, BFI with drummer/producer Tony Austin.

 

MILES MOSLEY "Voodoo Child"

KAMASI WASHINGTON & MILES MOSLEY - MK 1

Miles Mosley (c) Aaron Woolf Haxton - Botanique

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Label: 
Alpha Pup Records/World Galaxy
Last album: 
Uprising (27.01.17)