David Guest : bass
David Guest bass guitar, synth and upright. He grew up playing in church, following which, he briefly trained at Nexus Music College, Coventry. After graduating with the Advanced Award, he studied extensively with Drew Campbell, Paul Geary and Steve Lawson. This solid foundation earned David a scholarship to the world-renowned Berklee College of Music in Boston, USA.
His recent musical credits have been largely in Pop including;
Vanessa-Mae, Joe McElderry, Gabrielle Aplin, Jane McDonald, Molly, AlunaGeorge, Kenny Thomas, Azadeh, Doug Walker, James Fox, Hannah Atkins, Tim Hughes, Noel Robinson, Lee John (Imagination), and many others.
David has made countless TV and Radio appearances with artists he’s been playing for both in the UK and Europe – including Top of the Pops, BBC 1, T4, BBC R1 Maida Vale, MTV, RTE and too many others to remember.
He also has a wealth of experience in theatre, both touring and in-house productions and recording for different producers, including Mike Spencer (Larks Tongue), Chris Taylor (Parr St), Joel Atkins & Ady Latty.
David uses Alembic, Fender and Musicman basses, EBS Amplification and only uses Elixir Strings.