11th Annual Rocky Mountain Bass Slam
October 20, 20191451 Cortez Street, Denver, CO
The Rocky Mountain Bass Slam is an annual event celebrates the bass guitar and showcases the wide range of musical options that bass players can provide. The Rocky Mountain Bass Slam is back in action for its 11th year. A True weekend of Bass Celebration, the main event will take place October 20th in Denver, Colorado with a host of incredible bassists including some heavy hitters.
The Rocky Mountain Bass Slam takes place Sunday, October 20th at 1:00 pm at a new music venue called THE VENUE in North Denver, Colorado at 1451 Cortez Street.
There will also be a Bass Clinic/VIP Hang at 12:00 Noon on Saturday October 19th at Mojo's Music Academy in Longmont Colorado with Doug Johns, Cody Wright and Andy Irvine. Attendees will learn about grooving and soloing from these master players.
There will also be time to demo some bass products from our kind sponsors. Check out the website for more info on the main event and Saturday clinics.
In 2019 the RMBS will be featuring three national bass performers and local players alike. SuperFunk Powerhouse Doug Johns, Cody Wright and Colorado’s own Andy Irvine. Doug Johns is known for his raw presence, energy, and all-around crowd-wowing prowess. Doug has had the privilege of working with such icons as Victor Wooten, Buddy Miles, Chuck Rainey, the LA Mass Choir, Aaron Lindsey, and many others. Cody Wright is known for his virtuosity on the electric bass using picking, tapping, and fingerstyle, along with his genre bending style and adaptability. Cody has toured nationally & internationally with Eric Gales, Ghost-Note feat. MonoNeon, Jonathan Scales Fourchestra, Ron Holloway Band, Albert Cummings, Everyone Orchestra, Jeff Sipe & Billy Cardine, Jazz is Phish and James Brown Dance Party. The Slam will also feature local bass artists Paul Rogalski. Blake Eberhard, Jodie Woodward, Hillary Freeman, Kirwan Brown, Noah Mast, Jeff Andrews, Matt Skellenger, and others.