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Matthew Garrison

eb, b, *1970 US, New York City
Singer / Musician of Rock and Jazz

Matthew Garrison (born June 2, 1970) is an American jazz bassist. Since 2012, he has run the Shapeshifter Lab in Brooklyn, New York, with Fortuna Sung. Described by the New York Times as "an electric bass virtuoso", he has toured with Herbie Hancock and many others.His 2000 debut album, Matthew Garrison, was described by Bass Player Magazine as having "raised the bar" for electric bass players. He is considered one of the most technically gifted jazz musicians of his generation.In 2010, Garrison toured with R&B singer Whitney Houston during her Nothing but Love World Tour.

  • Bass guitar
  • Bass
  • Rock
  • Jazz
  • Blues
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Umarmung on Mikrojazz by Various Artists
Lullaby Nightmare on Mikrojazz by Various Artists
November on Mikrojazz by Various Artists
LaMonte's Gamelan Jam on Mikrojazz by Various Artists
Hangover on Mikrojazz by Various Artists
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Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
In MovementJack DeJohnette / Ravi Coltrane / Matthew Garrison2016Album
ImprovisionAlex Machacek, Jeff Sipe, Matthew Garrison2007Album
Matthew GarrisonMatthew Garrison2000Album
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