Guy Pratt Biography, Pink Floyd Bassist
Guy Pratt is an English bassist, guitarist, and singer. He was born on January 3, 1962 in London, England. Pratt is best known for his work as a session musician and touring member of the rock band Pink Floyd.
Pratt started playing bass at a young age and was influenced by a range of artists, including Led Zeppelin, The Who, and Jack Bruce. He played in several local bands before starting his career as a session musician.
In the 1980s, Pratt was recruited by Pink Floyd as a touring bassist and guitarist. He played on several tours and became an integral part of the live performances, contributing his musical skills and producing new arrangements of classic Pink Floyd tracks.
Pratt has also worked with a number of other musicians and bands, including Michael Jackson, Roger Waters, and Madonna. He has recorded on numerous albums and has been involved in the production of various films, TV shows, and theater productions.
In addition to his work with Pink Floyd, Pratt has released several solo albums and has collaborated with other musicians on various projects. He is also a sought-after session musician and has recorded and performed with a wide range of artists, including David Bowie, Duran Duran, and Kate Bush.
Pratt is widely regarded as one of the most talented and versatile musicians of his generation. He continues to tour and perform with Pink Floyd and other artists, and is widely recognized for his musical skills and contributions to the world of rock music.