Noel Redding

Noel Redding

Name Noel Redding
Profession Bassist
Date of Birth 1945-12-25
Place of Birth England
Age 57 yrs
Death Date 2003-05-11
Birth Sign Capricorn

About Noel Redding

English rock guitarist and bass player who played with The Jimi Hendrix Experience from 1966-1969. He later formed The Noel Redding Band with Dave Clarke and Eric Bell.

Early Life of Noel Redding

As a child, he trained as a violinist, mandolin player, and guitarist. He played in his teen years for The Lonely Ones, The Strangers, and other local rock bands.

Trivia

Toward the end of his music career, he settled in Ireland.

Family Life

His wife, Susanne Redding, was a Denmark-born teacher. Noel Redding died in his late fifties of liver cirrhosis.

Associated With

British music producer Chas Chandler asked Redding to join The Jimi Hendrix Experience.

Nadia Rodriguez

Nadia Rodriguez

Name Nadia Rodriguez
Profession Bassist
Date of Birth 1989-07-28
Place of Birth Houston, TX
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Birth Sign Leo

About Nadia Rodriguez

Bassist and one fifth of Texan girl group Las Fenix. She’s been playing with her four sisters in the Mexicana band since 2003.

Early Life of Nadia Rodriguez

She and her sisters first performed together for their father’s birthday in lieu of getting him a more traditional present.

Trivia

She’s produced six albums with the band and they released the single “La Hija Del Yardero” in 2018 which racked up over half a million views in four months.

Family Life

Like her, her sisters play their own instruments with Lesli on the bajo quinto, Anahi and Adela on percussion and Berna on the accordion. 

Associated With

On their album Retro Live they cover songs from the 80s and 90s including Enrique Bunbury’s Frente a Frente.

Walter Gervers

Walter Gervers

Name Walter Gervers
Profession Bassist
Date of Birth 1983-12-10
Place of Birth Oxford,
England
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Birth Sign Sagittarius

About Walter Gervers

British bassist who is best known as a member of the indie rock band Foals. His band has released albums like 2010’s Total Life Forever and 2013’s Holy Fire.

Early Life of Walter Gervers

He was originally in a band called Face Meets Grill.

Trivia

His band’s album Total Life Forever was nominated for the Mercury Prize in July 2010.

Family Life

He hails from Oxford, England.

Associated With

He has been a member of the band Foals alongside vocalist Yannis Philippakis.

Vitoria de Santi

Vitoria de Santi

Name Vitoria de Santi
Profession Bassist
Date of Birth 1995-01-02
Place of Birth Brazil
Age
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Birth Sign Capricorn

About Vitoria de Santi

Brazilian musician and journalist who became the bassist and keyboard player for the band Plutão Já Foi Planeta (Pluto Was Already A Planet) in 2014. 

Early Life of Vitoria de Santi

She graduated from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in social communication and journalism. 

Trivia

In 2016 Pluto Was Already A Planet was a contestant on Rede Globo’s reality show Superstar. They came first runner-up. 

Family Life

Her younger sister, Carol de Santi, is an artist. 

Associated With

In March 2017 Pluto Was Already A Planet released the song “Two,” featuring Maria Gadu.  

Joel Graham

Joel Graham

Name Joel Graham
Profession Bassist
Date of Birth 1977-02-10
Place of Birth Dewsbury,
England
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Birth Sign Aquarius

About Joel Graham

Thrash metal bassist who performed with the bands Evile and Rise to Addiction. He has also been a contributing writer for Bass Guitar Magazine.

Early Life of Joel Graham

He saw bands such as Queen, Iron Maiden and Bruce Springsteen at a young age. He began playing bass as his main instrument in 1996.

Trivia

He helped form a stoner rock band called Ninedenine in 1999. He would work at Earache Records that same year, helping them process online orders.

Family Life

In 2005, he volunteered in the First National community upon moving to Kenora in Northwest Ontario, Canada.

Associated With

He would perform alongside Matt Drake in Evile.