Colin Hodgkinson (Alexis Korner)

Courtesy of Colin Hodgkinson Com


A totally unique voice of the electric bass, Colin Hodgkinson’s career spans six decades of jazz, blues, rock, and experimental innovation. Colin’s chordal approach and harmonic forays make him an instantly identifiable player.


As an in-demand UK session cat and sideman, Hodgkinson is also a master pocket player and accompanist.  Among the highlights of his shows include solo performances wherein he sings and accompanies himself on bass.     


A bandleader, composer, producer, collaborator, bandmember, solo recoding artist Colin’s canon includes: Back Door, Alexis Korner, Cozy Powell, Whitesnake, Sir Mick Jagger, Peter Maffay, Ten Years After, Carl Palmer, Mick Abrahams, Spencer Davis, Jon Lord, Schon & Hammer, and Pete York to cite a very, very select few.


Among Colin’s weapons of choice include his ’62 Fender Precision, Warwick Thumb 5 String, Fender Bassman, Mark Bass combo, Rotosound strings, and Boss Digital Delay.


Colin Hodgkinson Sound & Vision…


“Blues for Jimmy Yancey”


“San Francisco Bay Blues”


Colin live with Back Door