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Reggie Washington

Instruments: Basses & Vocals

Origin: USA

Label: Jammin'colorS

Distribution: Jammin'colorS

Territory: Worldwide

Bassist Reggie Washington was a key participant in the Modern Jazz revolution of the 80’s and 90’s. He became known touring, recording and performing with Steve Coleman, Branford Marsalis, Roy Hargrove, Chico Hamilton, Oliver Lake, Cassandra Wilson, Don Byron, Jean-Paul Bourelly, Lester Bowie and Ronald Shannon Jackson.

In 2005, Reggie began successfully touring with his own bands. They were a mix of American & European musicians such as Ravi Coltrane, Gene Lake, Stéphane Galland, Jef Lee Johnson, Erwin Vann, Jacques Schwarz-Bart, E.J Strickland, Jozef Dumoulin, Skoota Warner, Matthew Garrison, Marcus Strickland, Jason Lindner, Poogie Bell and Ronny Drayton.

A versatile, 360-degree musician, Reggie plays Jazz, Funk, R&B, Blues, World and Experimental music with a natural and contagious energy. His bass lines are both sophisticated and explicit. He is diligent in his work and enjoys mixing people of different cultures as a way to enhance music by learning from others and sharing ideas.

Reggie is currently touring with Archie Shepp, Lisa Simone, Regina Carter, Jacques Schwarz-Bart, The Headhunters, Robin McKelle, Alex Tassel, Dana Leong, Hervé Samb, Brian Jackson’s New Midnight Band “Tribute to Gil Scott Heron” , Yosuke Onuma and gospel diva Liz McComb.

Reggie Washington will play in Madrid in duo with Vinx on February 23rd at Hotel Atocha.

Reggie will tour in Europe from February 25th to March 15th with "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" and will continue touring with guitarist Marvin Sewell in Italy with the Regina Carter Band from March 21th to March 30th.

1. "RAINBOW SHADOW - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson"
Reggie Washington - bass & vocals
Marvin Sewell - guitar
DJ Grazzhoppa - turntables
Patrick Dorcéan - drums

2. "REGGIE WASHINGTON TRIO"
Reggie Washington - bass
David Gilmore - guitar
Gene Lake - drums

3. "REGGIE WASHINGTON & VINX"
Reggie Washington - bass & vocals
Vinx - percussion & voice

4. "REGGIE WASHINGTON QUARTET"
Reggie Washington - acoustic & electric basses
Jacques Schwarz-Bart - tenor saxophone
Jason Lindner - piano & keyboards
E.J. Strickland - drums

"New Reggie Washington sounding smooooth" - BBC Radio 6 Music / Gilles Peterson

"One of the finest albums of 2015" - The Funk and Soul Revue

"Choc" - Jazz Magazine

"Il y en pour la planète entière dans ce disque... Quel feeling de surcroît!" - Libération

"Certainement le plus beau son de basse électrique aujourd’hui." - Jazz Hot

"RAINBOW SHADOW":  All year

"REGGIE WASHINGTON TRIO": On request

"REGGIE WASHINGTON & VINX":  All year

"REGGIE WASHINGTON QUARTET": 2018

Markbass Amps www.markbass.it

R. Cocco Strings www.coccostrings.com

Pigtronix Pedals www.pigtronix.com

Phifer Designs Basses

Shows

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Date Artist Venue City Country Tickets
26 Feb 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" L'Archiduc Brussels Belgium
27 Feb 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Moods Zurich Switzerland
01 Mar 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Pannonica Nantes France
02 Mar 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Jimmy Glass Valencia Spain
03 Mar 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Cafe Berlin Madrid Spain
04 Mar 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Jamboree Barcelona Spain
06 Mar 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Duc des Lombards Paris France
09 Mar 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Bix Jazzclub Stuttgart Germany
10 Mar 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Le Crescent Mâcon France
12 Mar 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" La Meson Marseille France
15 Mar 2017 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Le Jam Montpellier France
25 Jun 2017 Reggie Washington Masterclass Vendée France

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Photo: David Crunelle
Photo: David Crunelle
Photo: David Crunelle
Photo: Cyril Delvallez
Photo: Olivier Lestoquoit
Photo: Dimitri Louis

Shows

Contact us if you want to book Reggie Washington
Date Artist Venue City Country Tickets
2017-02-26 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" L'Archiduc Brussels Belgium
2017-02-27 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Moods Zurich Switzerland
2017-03-01 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Pannonica Nantes France
2017-03-02 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Jimmy Glass Valencia Spain
2017-03-03 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Cafe Berlin Madrid Spain
2017-03-04 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Jamboree Barcelona Spain
2017-03-06 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Duc des Lombards Paris France
2017-03-09 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Bix Jazzclub Stuttgart Germany
2017-03-10 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Le Crescent Mâcon France
2017-03-12 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" La Meson Marseille France
2017-03-15 Reggie Washington "Rainbow Shadow - A Tribute to Jef Lee Johnson" Le Jam Montpellier France
2017-06-25 Reggie Washington Masterclass Vendée France

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