Jamie Mallender is a professional multi-instrumental musician from Sheffield (UK.) He has performed with numerous name artists, including Tony Martin - the former Black Sabbath vocalist, and has toured the world extensively in this capacity - playing to as many as 15,000 fans at Arena shows. Jamie has performed with members of T.Rex, Argent, The Kinks, The Sensational Alex Harvey Band, The Quireboys, Steely Dan, The UK Subs, Venom, Saxon, Bad Company and Dave Berry. He plays acoustic solo shows, fronts his own band - Jamie Mallender's Swear Box and plays bass for The John Verity Band (www.johnverity.com
) The Paddy Maguire Band (www.paddymaguire.com
) Supergroup, Oliver's Army (featuring Graham Oliver of Saxon,) is a member of Iridium 77, plays sessions, has his own music teaching business called The Academy Of Rock and has released solo recordings, such as the "Tunes From The Mothership" EP and bass oriented instrumental album - "Return To Bass." Jamie is currently writing and recording for various projects in his very own, "Starbug Studio," some of it solo material, some collaborative and some in a session capacity.
Jamie endorses and uses products that he believes in. He is very proud to use Fret-King and Vintage Basses and Guitars, Hartke Amplification, Scott Dixon Bass Cabinets, Urchin Percussion, Xvive Pedals, Pilgrim Banjos, Screaming Skull Cigar Box Guitars, Danelectro Pedals, Fat Knacker Pedals, Snark Tuners, Floyd Rose Headphones and Rotosound Strings.