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James Crofts has been a professional bassist for the last 20 years. After studying at The Academy of Contemporary Music, Guildford, he started to pursue his musical career playing bass for original artist Rob Reynolds.
In 2001 James joined Bon Giovi and toured with the band for over 7 years. He left the band to pursue other projects including working with two ABBA shows touring around the world, engineering with Black Cat Audio, working with Transcend Media Group (management & record label), Kazbar Systems (recording studio design and build) and bassist with Aaron Luther. In 2015 James rejoined Bon Giovi as Hugh McDonald.
James is also a session musician recording bass for original artists from his home studio. You can book James for online sessions. Please click here for more information.
If you are looking for a bass tutor James is now taking on new students. Please visit his lessons page and book your Skype lesson today (30 minute and 1 hour lessons are available).
NEW FOR 2018
James is pleased to be currently working on not one but two very exciting projects for artists of very different genres – this will not only involve playing bass but assisting with videography to produce new promo videos, photography for new band artwork, along with web design & social media for both artists.
WRONG JOVI – James and his team have recently spent time with the band, filming for their 2018 Tour Trailer, producing their new advertising posters & will continue to work with the band on their social media presence & NEW merchandise sales.
THE GEORGE MICHAEL STORY – James has been involved with this new exciting project from the very beginning. Now the project has reached the public domain, it is already gaining a huge audience across social media, via the new website www.thegeorgemichaelstory.com and will very soon be hitting venues across the UK throughout 2018, where James will play bass & along with his team, assist with the day to day running of the show including merchandise sales & PR. Check out the new ‘Tour Trailer’ below: