- Aguilar, Epiphone, Italia, Kala, Seymour Duncan, D'Addario, Radial Eng
- Nashville, TN
- Current Setup:
- My selection of instruments includes electric basses by Fender, Epiphone, Univox, Italia, Kala. I play a 1940’s German double bass in the studio and travel with an Eminence double bass made by G. Edwards Lutherie of Minneapolis, MN. I use amplification by Aguilar and records with equipment by M-Audio, Radial Engineering, Blue, Groove Tubes, and Tech 21 NYC.
- Gigs, Bands, & Ensembles:
- NYC native Chris Donohue is a session musician, producer and songwriter. Chris has recorded and performed internationally with a broad variety of artists including Emmylou Harris, Collective Soul, Dave Matthews, Elvis Costello, Ben Folds, Lyle Lovett, Allison Moorer, Solomon Burke, Suzy Bogguss, Guy Clark, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, Rodney Crowell, Buddy Miller, Gillian Welch, Sam Bush, Jim Lauderdale, Tim O'Brien, Darrell Scott, Lee Ann Womack, Vince Gill, T.S. Monk, Phil Keaggy, Holly Williams, Larry Carlton, Over the Rhine, Vigilantes of Love, Sixpence, Jars of Clay, Fleming and John, Nashville Chamber Orchestra, and many others. His client roster includes iV Music Group (Nashville), Bobby Moresco Productions (Los Angeles), Kingsway Music (UK), Juicy Musical Creations (UK), and Vector Management (Nashville). Chris’ recent production projects include Amazon River Kids (recorded in northern Brazil), a debut album by UK duo Mr & Mrs, and an instrumental album for Kingsway Music (samples of which are available on this page). His work has been heard on various film and television projects by USA Network, Burger King, Vodafone UK, Mattel, O’Charley’s, and General Motors among others. Chris is also a songwriter and arranger who is a frequent contributor to projects in the US and UK, most notably the platinum-selling Sixpence None the Richer self-titled debut.
cbdonohue is not a member of any public groups