Fishman Artists

Damian Erskine

Fishman Artist // Damian Erskine

Damian is known for his ability to fit into any musical situation, his extraordinary reading and improvising skills as well as being an educator and columnist. He has played in the studio or on the stage with the likes of • Peter Erskine • The Jaco Pastorius Big Band (featuring Richard Bona, Peter Erskine & Damian Erskine) • Teri-Lynn Carrington • Gino Vannelli • John Ellis • Shawn Pelton • Sveti w/ Marko Djordjevic • Luis Conte • Brandon Ross • Les McCann • Jeff Lorber • Vardan Ovsepian • Charmaine Neville • Jessy J • Tony Furtado and many others as well as being featured on the "Shed Sessionz Vol. 1" DVD. Whether playing as a sideman or with his own group, he is known for his rock solid bass work, virtuosic solos and thoughtful chordal abilities.

Damian is an adjunct professor at both Portland State University and Marylhurst University in Portland, Oregon and has also appeared as an instructor at Gerald Veasley's Bass Bootcamp, the National Guitar Workshop as well as the Berklee College of Music's Guitar Week.

Here's what Damian says about the Fission Bass Powerchord FX Pedal..."It's a fantastic pedal. I've longed for a fun overdrive pedal to use in some choice spots. You guys made it happen!"