Ed Lanouette

Bass (Tracks 6,8)

Ed has played bass in a wide range of styles from jazz, Latin Jazz, progressive rock all the way to metal. He is currently the bassist/composer with guitarist Steve Etzel in "Midnight Whiskey Worship" featuring Jason Bittner (Shadows Fall, Flotsam Jetsam) and Frank Aresti (Fates Warning, Dark Day Sunday). "MWW" EP due to release early 2016.

Ed has his Masters in Jazz Performance from The Boston Conservatory and a Bachelors from Berklee College of music studied under Whitman Brown (Oscar Peterson, Dizzy Gillespi, Sonny Sitt), Rich Appleman (Lionel Hampton, Jon Scofield), Joe Santere (Steve Morse, John Petrucci). He is also a graduate of the Musicians Institute where he studied under Gary Willis (Tribal Tech), Bob Magnusson, Richard Maloof. His education has afforded him many opportunities in many professional settings including the cruise ship industry as a music director. He has lead various Jazz ensembles and floor shows for feature entertainers.

Ed's performance credits include; Shadows Fall, Dark Day Sunday, King Whack, Xixxo, Mauro Oliva's City of Angels and session work for major advertisers for TV and radio.