Marco Desgagne

••• Session Bassist •••

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Experienced, award-winning session bassist driven by a passion for tone, groove and feel

20+ years of experience, award winning, touring and studio musician. Recorded bass on Quebec's song of the year in 2019 and other top airplayed songs.

From bars to sold out arenas - Indie acts to one of Canada's top selling artists - Pop to Hard Rock - Straight 8ths to McCartney melodic - Dry to synthy.

I take great pride in understanding the unique needs of each project I work on. Collaborating with me means you'll get top-notch bass tracks that not only support your melodies but also add depth and emotion to your compositions. I am committed to providing the highest quality recordings, using professional gear, always striving to serve the song and the artist/producer's vision.

Communication is key, and I'm dedicated to working closely with you to grasp your vision fully. I'm open to feedback and always strive to deliver basslines that surpass your expectations.

All with taste, groove and feel in mind.

Let's create something extraordinary together. Send me your tracks, and let's bring your music to life with captivating basslines that will make your audience groove and connect with your art on a deeper level.

Would love to hear from you. Click the contact button above to get in touch.

Interview with Marco Desgagne

  1. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  2. A: Precision and Jazz basses - Tube preamps - Neve Audio interface - Ableton Live

  3. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  4. A: The music and the people

  5. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  6. A: Let's just have a nice conversation about what you need and want for the song

  7. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  8. A: A tube preamp, laptop, headphones, audio interface but mostly, a precision bass. Cause not only can you record with it, but you also can hunt and use it as a surf board to get off the island and reach mainland and it'll still play, sound good and be in tune ;p

  9. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  10. A: P!nk and Paul McCartney

  11. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  12. A: Pop - Country - Rock

  13. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  14. A: Groove and feel

  15. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  16. A: I've probably been inspired at different levels by everything I've listened to, passively or actively, and everyone I,ve worked with throughout my life

Medley (Daniel Iorio - Roxane Bruneau - Mathieu Provencal - Simon Morin)

I was the Bass player in this production

Terms Of Service

3 Revisions - 2-3 days turnaround (depending on schedule)

Gear Highlights
  • Fender Precision Bass
  • Fender Jazz Bass
  • Tube Preamps
  • Neve Audio Interface
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