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bass & pen


Thanks for stopping by! I'm a bassist and writer in NYC. Feel free to come in and look around...

• Watch some rare bass videos & more

• Read my articles & interviews

Hear isolated bass tracks and rare mp3s



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"I got the instrument in a box slightly larger than a shoebox." - bass luthier Kevin Kaufman

Read Kevin Kaufman's incredible story of rebuilding Jaco Pastorius' famous "Bass Of Doom" in 1986.

(Reprint of my 2008 piece for Bass Guitar Magazine)


award nominated:

Camille: I Sing Stevie: The Stevie Wonder SongbookIMA-Nominee-Logo-tr.png

Featuring Will Lee, Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez, Mitch Forman, Marc Quiñones, Bobby Franceschini and others. Produced by Rick Suchow & Tommy Uzzo.

Nominated for Best Tribute Album in the 2015 Independent Music Awards! For details, visit The Official Camille Website


the bass guitar hall of fame:

Check out my arChris-Squire-cover-sm-s2.jpgticles, rare audio, photos and isolated bass tracks for these greats:

•  James Jamerson

•  Jaco Pastorius

•  Paul McCartney

•  Chris Squire