Looking For

Awesome peoples to shared the stage with !

Bio

Tariq T. Tucker is a talented Bass player, born and residing in the Bronx, NY. Mr. Tucker began his musical studies at a very early age and was taught by his father, an accomplished professional musician. At the age of eight, Tariq and his brother performed at an “amateur night at the famed “Apollo Theater” and was awarded second place. Tariq continued performing in music festivals while he was still in elementary school and was seen as a musical prodigy by his Public School music teachers. In 2006, Tariq became a member of the “Boys Club of NY All Star Band” and performed at myriad well known jazz venues, including: The Rainbow Room, Ciprianis, The Waldorf Astoria, The Julliard School and at the prestigious Jazz at Lincoln Center concerts. Mr. Tucker’s tenure with The Boys Club allowed him the opportunity to further his formal music education, under the tutelage of professional musicians associated with the program. Tariq has been featured in the award winning documentary, “One Note at a Time,” which garnered both Cine Golden and Telly awards. Mr. Tucker has performed with, among others, Wizkid, Banky W, Rotimi, Bazaar Royale, Kelli Pyle, Roy “Royalty” Hamilton and Michael “Kidd Funkadelic” Hampton. Mr. Tariq T. Tucker is a professional musician who continues to tour and perform across the country and is currently endorsed by D’addario Strings Inc and Acacia Guitar and Basses .

Influences

Michael Jackson, James Brown, Prince, The Roots, Jaco Pastorius, Marcus Miller, Larry Graham, Rush, Stanley Clarke, The Jacksons, Return To Forever, Janet Jackson, Jimi Hendrix, James Jamerson, The Brother Johnson, Cream, Led Zeppelin, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Carlos Santana, Tito Puente.

Videos

  • Cover Video
  • Top 40 Bands
  • Live at Sounds of Brazil

Photos