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Sam is Wilkes

Monday 12th October / posted by Will Backler

When it comes to modern bass guitarists, LA's Sam Wilkes is both as talented as he is passionate and innovative, fusing elements of jazz with electronic music and even hip-hop influences, as heard on his debut self-titled album Wilkes. 

Following Wilkes up with a live album, Live on the Green, Wilkes appears to never be short of inspiration, also collaborating with Saxophonist Sam Gendel, playing with Louis Cole and a heap more.

RTRFM's Music Director Will Backler caught up with Sam to hear all about his music and more, and started off by asking if the bass guitar was Sam's first instrumental love...

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