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     Rojas, Carmine

    He is a bass player born in New York City who has worked with many international artists in many genres of music.  After having played in the band Baby Grand during the 1970s he joined the group Nektar in 1980 and stayed with them until 1982, rejoining them in 2006.   In the years in between he became widely acclaimed and toured and/or recorded with Alphaville, Joe Bonassama, David Bowie, Celia Cruz, Al Green, Mick Jagger, Julian Lennon, Carly Simon, Billy Squier, Tina Turner, John Waite, Bobby Womack, Stevie Wonder and Ziroq among many others as well as gaining the position of Rod Stewart's Musical Director.   He has recently been performing with band Cale who play a mixture of Latin and flamenco music.  Albums he has appeared on include Vente Conmigo by Cale, Let's Dance, Glass Spider, Never Let Me Down and Changes by David Bowie, Man in the Moon by Nektar, Some People by Belouis Some, You and Me and Sloe Gin by Joe Bonassama, Ancient Medicine by Baby Grand, Valotte and Secret Value of Daydreaming by Julian Lennon, Vagabond Heart and Unplugged...and Seated by Rod Stewart, Chameleon, Pressure Cookin' and Phoenix by Labelle, Reach for the Sky and Tell the Truth by Billy Squier, Dream Generator by Carlos Alomar, Simply the Best and Foreign Affair by Tina Turner, Mask of Smiles by John Waite, One Way Street: A Tribute to Aerosmith and Queen Tribute: Stone Cold Queen.

     

    Belouis Some recordings

    Aware of You (Belouis Some)

    Some People (Belouis Some)

     

    Sources:

    1. http://www.calemusic.com/band.html
    2. http://www.nektar.us/nn/band/band_former.asp
    3. http://www.guitar9.com/summcarminerojas.html
    4. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1455696/
    5. http://shopping.yahoo.com/p:Carmine%20Rojas:1927176913

     

    Here he is on bass with Joe Bonassama and Doug Pinnock.... 

     

     

     

     

     

     

     



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