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Greg Cohen

b, *1953 US, Los Angeles
Musician / Arranger / Producer of Jazz

A native of Los Angeles, bassist Greg Cohen has been playing in various acclaimed music groups since the '60s. A solid player without equal, Cohen has played in countless jazz lineups with top musicians including Bill Frisell, John Zorn, and Dave Douglas. Cohen's experience reaches far beyond any one style or genre; he has also played with Lou Reed, and Laurie Anderson, and he's been a mainstay on Tom Waits' albums since 1980's Heartattack and Vine. Cohen has also composed for the Lincoln Center Theater, among others, and collaborated on film score arrangements for such movies as Ed Wood and Fried Green Tomatoes.

  • Bass
  • Bass guitar
  • Organ
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Classical
Popular Tracks   
Lonesome Blues on Wild Man Blues by Woody Allen
After You've Gone on Wild Man Blues by Woody Allen
Dippermouth Blues on Wild Man Blues by Woody Allen
Shake That Thing on Wild Man Blues by Woody Allen
Martha (aka Mazie) on Wild Man Blues by Woody Allen
Swing A Lullaby on Wild Man Blues by Woody Allen
Last Night on the Back Porch on Wild Man Blues by Woody Allen
In the Evening on Wild Man Blues by Woody Allen
Wild Man Blues on Wild Man Blues by Woody Allen
Lead Me Savior on Wild Man Blues by Woody Allen

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Golden StateGreg Cohen2014Album
SecretsMark Feldman / Uri Caine / Greg Cohen / Joey Baron2009Album
Live At The VortexJulian Siegel Trio With Joey Baron & Greg Cohen2008Album
Diamond In Your MindTom Waits & Kronos Quartet Featuring Greg Cohen2007Single
An Unclear Trial: More Than ThisKeiji Haino With Greg Cohen & Joey Baron1998Album
Moment To MomentGreg Cohen1998Album
Way LowGreg Cohen1996Album
No Drums 92Lou Reed / Marc Ribot / Greg Cohen1992Album
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