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Cowardly Lion


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Chris Ross, experienced and formally educated forty-something bassist. 4 & 5 string fretted & fretless basses, with rhythm guitar as a secondary instrument. available for sessions / gigs / deps in Cambridge, Bristol, East Anglia, South of England. Will travel. Enjoy playing all styles of music: lounge, rock, funk, folk whatever. Whether you're looking for a bass player for a blues gig, Led Zeppelin tribute or even just an advertising jingle about toilet paper. Studied three years Jazz and Popular Music course specialising in bass guitar at Goldsmiths College; took evening classes in guitar at the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford; studied bass privately with the great Yolanda Charles and most recently guitar with Mike Goodman. I also do live sound engineering / provide PA for other acts and venues on request. Recent events at which I've done sound engineering include Glastonbury Festival, Secret Garden Party, Twinwood Festival, Weyfest and more.

Screen name:
Cowardly Lion
Member since:
Nov 19 2019
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:


Roger Glover
Tina Weymouth
Yolanda Charles
Many and varied!

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Rhythm Guitar:


Fender, Rickenbacker, Sei Bass, G&L, Gibson, Bag End, Ashdown, SWR, others.