Bergantino Featured Artists

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Bergantino Players

Bergantino welcomes Kelly Clifton

Bass playing dynamo, Kelly Clifton of the band J.Graves, was nice enough to sit down with Holly and give some insight to her thoughts and approach of the instrument.    Hey Kelly, what have you been up to? I am finishing up an LP with J. Graves. I have also been recording two EPs with […]

Kevin Freeby: Bergantino Artist

“The Bergantino Forte is hands down the best lightweight amplifier I have ever played. It is perfectly transparent, allowing for the truest sound of my bass to be heard. It is extremely versatile, enhancing the sound of any cabinet and when paired up with any of Bergantino’s speaker cabinets, totally unstoppable.” Location: San Diego, California […]

Bergantino Artist Dan Veall

Dan Veall aka known as “DOOD” is a man with a myriad of talents- not only does he get the vote for the best hair but he is an artist with so many dimensions and a true blue bass geek! Dan is a UK based professional bass player, bass gear video reviewer, remote session artist […]

Bergantino’s Bobby Fernandez

High-end carpenter by day and extreme energy, face-melting bassist by night, Bobby Fernandez started his bass journey 41 years ago and has been going strong ever since!  As a 14-year-old kid, like many, Bobby looked no further for inspiration than KISS.  With their larger-than-life persona, Bobby and his friends were emulating KISS and as luck […]

Bergantino Artist Frederick Reisen

  Born in New Jersey and now living in Boulder, Colorado, Fred Reisen holds down the low end for the up and coming live house/techno band, Dynohunter. Their music is a one of a kind take on the live electronic genre. They blend their live instrumentation with house and techno-studio productions creating a vibe of […]

Stephen Paulson: Bergantino Artist

“This light weight cabinet (compared to other 412 on the market) coupled with its tone, size, and quality components offered a tighter and more immediate bass response are some of the reasons he chose the NV412T)” Location: Minnesota Equipment Used: NV412T, Bergantino forte’ Band: Bergantino Interview with Bass Player Magazine: Social Links: […]

Bergantino Artist Dan Africano

Dan Africano is a professional bassist from Denver, CO. Dan shares: “The forté has been an amazing amp to have on the road so far. It’s got plenty of volume and the tone controls are very simple and easy to use. But the best thing about it is that what comes through the rig is […]

Bergantino Artist Rob Norton shares his story with Lee Presgrave

With quick wit, high energy and a ‘Nawlins’ drawl, Rob Norton can normally be found commanding the low end in his band, SpaceMetal. We sat down with Rob recently to get some of his thoughts on tone, personal bass heroes and gear, among other things. LP: When did you start playing bass? RN: I started […]

Bergantino Artist Eric Wilson

Location: Long Beach, CA Bergantino equipment used: B|Amp, NV610 Associated Band: Sublime with Rome Band Website: Sublime with Rome

Bergantino Artist Eugene Bisdikian

Originally from Westchester County, NY, Eugene Bisdikian started playing upright when he was nine years old. His story has an interesting beginning and he’s going places at a very quick pace.  Watch out for Eugene!  Please enjoy his story… I had originally opted not to participate in my school’s music program, to my mom’s disapproval. […]