Cincinnati Entertainment Awards - Freekbass & The Bump Assembly
Hello everyone and Happy Holidays! Very excited and honored to be nominated in the R&B/Funk/Soul category for this year's Cincinnati Entertainment Awards (CEAs). Please stop by and cast a vote... Read more
New Freekbass VIDEO !
Hello everyone, We are releasing the 3rd Video off of "Everybody's Feelin' Real" this week. The video/song is "Never Enough" (directed by Gary Templeton) and can be found at link... Read more
'Mama's Like A Cowboy' Video
Here is the world premiere of the just released 2nd video from the new album, 'Mama's Like A Cowboy'. Have a look, listen, and please spread the link around.... Read more
BREAKING NEWZ: Freekbass CD Release Show
BREAKING NEWZ: In association with The Bunbury Festival and The Southgate House Revival, next Friday's (6/13) Freekbass CD Release Show at Southgate House Revival (111 East 6th Street/ Newport, KY... Read more
Freekbass - 'Victoria Thunder' VIDEO Premiere
Check out the first video off of the new album, Victoria Thunder ! (Directed by Ted Mandell)
Freekbass CD Release Show
Tickets are now available for the Freekbass & The Bump Assembly CD Release Show at the Southgate House Revival in Newport,KY (Cincinnati) for Friday, June 13. There are going... Read more
All is here, and All is good!
Wanted to let you know that it's all finally here! All the CDs are in and all the t-shirts. Only thing that isn't is me ... so next... Read more
Almost Ready for Liftoff
We just got the t-shirts in, and are just waiting for the CD manufacturer to finish the order. We should have all of your complete packages to you... Read more
Just got back from performing and doing a masterclass at The London Bass Guitar Show in the UK. Great event. It is final mix day today. Tomorrow is mastering, and... Read more
Studio update - Jennifer Hartswick
Had a great day at Shagri-La Studios today in Lexington, KY. Jennifer Hartswick came in for the day and laid down some wicked vocals and trumpet! Getting close to the... Read more
Shangri-La and the Chocolate Factory
Big thanks to all of the 'Shangri-La Reward' folks who came out to the studio with their golden tickets for a great session for the new album. We got Sharon,... Read more
At the studio today
Can't wait for you all to hear this new album. Turning out above and beyond what I expected.
First Rewards, On The Way!
The holiday cards went out today, as well as several other rewards, this week! Send any pics you'd like to post, once you get them!
Heading back to the studio... Read more
New Year's Eve - Freek of The Year Party
Wanted to let you know: to bring in the year with a groove, I am playing my first show since the launch of the Kickstarter campaign on New... Read more
Thank you so much from the bottom of my heart. You've done your part , now it's time to do my mine. More updates to come...
Excited to announce in our final few hours of the campaign that George Clinton & P-Funk vocalist Kim Manning will be on a track for the new album. Kim and... Read more
Hey folks- we just confirmed that the multi-talented vocalist/trumpeter and funkateer Jennifer Hartswickwill be appearing on the new album. Jennifer has some of the strongest and most soulful pipes... Read more
The Final Stretch!
Hey All! Just wanted to update you all on our funding and get your input.
The bass reward is what put us over the top, yesterday, and thank-you to Randy... Read more
WE DID IT!!!! $7K!!!!!!!!!!!!
$7K!!! THANK-YOU TO EVERY SINGLE ONE OF YOU!!!!!!!!
You all have given me so much to be thankful for, today!!!
Thankful for YOU!
On this Thanksgiving day, I am feeling thankful for everyone who has supported me and this project. You inspire me, and beyond the rewards included in the campaign, I wanted... Read more
Exclusive: T-Shirt Design Update!
Hey All! We have finalized the design for our T-shirts! This is a Kickstarter Exclusive! It will be printed on a nice quality, 100% Cotton black tee, in your choice of... Read more
The 7th Inning Stretch!!
As we head into the weekend, we hover just under the $4000 mark! Thank-you so much to all of you who have stepped up, and joined our project!! Please keep... Read more
Good morning everyone and Happy Wednesday at 'ya! I just got back from playing the Bear Creek Music Festival in Florida. Great time and had some wicked sit-ins with musicians... Read more
NEW! FREEKBASS HOLIDAY GIFT REWARDS!
HOLIDAY GIFT REWARD: I will mail a Kickstarter exclusive Freekbass holiday card, directly to the person you choose, by December 18th (or to you, if you prefer - and... Read more
Moving and Grooving Forward
Howdy folks ,
We had a solid first week with funding-thanks so much to all of you for your amazing pledges and support! We are now at 35% funded so... Read more
Hey folks, we just confirmed that Saxaphone-monster Skerik will be playing on this new album. Skerik and I have played together many times, including the silent disco at this upcoming... Read more
The early bird catches the Funk !
Hey early kickstarter folks. Thanks so much for checking out the campaign and for the early feedback and pledges! We are doing our full fledged roll out to the planet... Read more