Brian McKnight bassist on non-bass bass albums and why Berklee students are blowing his mind
Exclusive video interview with FBPO’s Jon Liebman
December 3, 2018
By David Sands
Chris Loftlin has an enthusiasm about him that’s hard to contain. It comes out both when he’s having a conversation and when he’s tearing it up on the bass. It’s a good thing he’s got all that energy too, because he’s a busy guy, holding down a job as Brian McKnight’s bassist and music director, while also teaching students at the Berklee College of Music in Boston.
Despite his incredibly packed schedule, however, Loftlin did have some time to sit down with FBPO’s Jon Liebman for a talk that delved into his experiences teaching at Berklee, a recent gig with Eric Krasno and how Isaiah Sharkey convinced him to start working on an upcoming solo album.
Watch our interview with Chris!