John Conte

Bass, guitar, drums, vocals

John has been an in demand bassist for studio work in NYC and Live touring for the past 2 decades. He has released 3 independent records of his own with his bands "The Contes" and "Crown Jewels", the latter of which was voted one of the top unsigned bands in the USA by Musician Magazine in 1998. John was also a member of Mercury/Polygram recording artrists "Company of Wolves", releasing a Billboard 200 rock album in 1990.

Current projects include: Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes, Ben Neil's XIX, chiildren's Rock and Roll band "Leo's Mom", Prisoners of 2nd Avenue and the singer/songwriter Danielle Evin (Vapor Records).

Other Artists that John has recorded or performed with include:

Marc Cohn
Rosanne Cash
Levon Helm
Joan Osborne
Peter Wolf
Ian Hunter
Phoebe Snow
Johnnie Johnson
Rachael Yamagata
David Bowie
Jon Bon Jovi
John Waite
Billy Joel
Simon Kirke (Bad Co.)

www.johncontebass.com

www.prisonersof2ndavenue.com

www.leosmom.com

www.thecontes.com

www.earlyeltontrio.com