Carl Dawkins is an energetic, dynamic musician. His services include:

  • Bass player
  • Synth bass
  • Musical director
  • Double bass
  • Songwriter
  • Producer
  • Beats and backing tracks
  • Programming/production
  • Remote recording
  • Backing vocals
  • Miming/acting
  • Music lessons
  • Clinician
  • Remote recording
  • Pre-production consultation
  • Songwriting sessions
  • Gear set up
  • Vocal melodies
  • Lyric writing
  • Bass player
  • Synth bass
  • Musical director
  • Double bass
  • Songwriter
  • Producer
  • Beats and backing tracks
  • Programming/production
  • Remote recording
  • Backing vocals
  • Miming/acting
  • Music lessons
  • Clinician
  • Remote recording
  • Pre-production consultation
  • Songwriting sessions
  • Gear set up
  • Vocal melodies
  • Lyric writing
  • Bass player
  • Synth bass
  • Musical director
  • Double bass
  • Songwriter
  • Producer
  • Beats and backing tracks
  • Programming/production
  • Remote recording
  • Backing vocals
  • Miming/acting
  • Music lessons
  • Clinician
  • Remote recording
  • Pre-production consultation
  • Songwriting sessions
  • Gear set up
  • Vocal melodies
  • Lyric writing
  • Bass player
  • Synth bass
  • Musical director
  • Double bass
  • Songwriter
  • Producer
  • Beats and backing tracks
  • Programming/production
  • Remote recording
  • Backing vocals
  • Miming/acting
  • Music lessons
  • Clinician
  • Remote recording
  • Pre-production consultation
  • Songwriting sessions
  • Gear set up
  • Vocal melodies
  • Lyric writing

From intimate shows to arenas and festivals and also live and pre-recorded TV appearances all over the world (BBC, VH1, MTV, ITV to name but a few), it’s not just the audio quality that Carl focuses on. One of the joys of this job that you might hear him talking about is the array of outfits and styles that are required.

One of the things that makes Carl unique is his charismatic on-stage presence and the ability to blend in or stand out when needed. He has touring and playing experience spanning two thirds of the world, countless hours of studio, writing, recording and filming under his belt. When it comes to supplying someone with that key bassline, song or synth track, Carl records and works out of ‘Bright Lights’ Studio – currently situated just West of London. This is also where private lessons are held, but please use the contact form (subject to availability).

As well as obtaining a degree in Music, in London, UK, Carl has been a writer for the likes of Bass Musician Magazine.

As an active songwriter, Carl has worked with many artists both on location (worldwide) and at his studio. He has become an asset to any professional musical outfit, be it a long-term relationship, or a brief encounter.

2017 saw Carl become a part of the established musical outfit that are Undying Inc, based in New Delhi, India. and Then Nepal legends ‘Underside’ in 2018. Then in 2019, he was based in the UK where he was MD for several pop/indie projects including Charlie Freeman. As well as flying out for short stints to dep on cruise liners and hotels, as well as clinics and masterclasses in between the touring schedule. 2020 was filled with Remote sessions, and live stream gigs for various bands & artists or many genres.

As a founding member of the rock/pop/punk outfit Armada Of Secrets, Carl loves to let his creativity fly free. He says that is where his ‘soul bleeds’. Check out some of his chest-pounding bass lines…. if you can gain access to the music armadaofsecrets.com.

As an endorsee of many musical companies, Carl has been supported in the development of his career. He enjoys being a representative for these companies and regularly performs at NAMM (USA ) and the London Bass Show. Carl has presented clinics and masterclasses all over Europe, N America, and Asia.

You can keep up with Carl Dawkins on the various music platforms available.

Available for anything, you never know what the world holds.

Please use the contact page to get in touch.