Korgy & Bass are drummer Barra Brown and bassist Alex Meltzer. And while Brown may have started as Korgy (providing drums alongside his microKORG synthesizer) and Meltzer as Bass, “with the recent purchase of Alex's microKORG and me playing bass lines on some tunes,” the moniker is now “a pretty fluid description of both of us,” Brown says. Admitting “it's a cheesy play on the title of the musical (Porgy and... read more
Frank Irwin Quintet Tackles Nine Inch Nails' 'Piggy' with Help from Korgy & Bass' MLTZR and Cloud Castle [Song Premiere]Chris Young - Sep 4, 2020
Hear two sides of the brooding '90s industrial rock song—one full of jazzy free improvisation and another that eloquently addresses police brutality and social injustice.
Korgy & Bass: 'Remote' [Video Premiere]Chris Young - Nov 19, 2019
Exploring several corners of these United States, 'Remote' is an across-the-country collaboration between PDX beatmakers Korgy & Bass and NOLA trumpeter Cyrus Nabipoor. Supplemented by fresh...
Korgy & Bass: 'The Toy Is Not The Piano' [Video Premiere]Chris Young - Feb 20, 2019
Delve into the weird, beat-sampling minds of the eclectic duo now and then don't miss them rocking this year's PDX Jazz Festival as part of the "Not Exactly Jazz" series at the White Eagle on...
Happy Halloween! Korgy & Bass and ADDverse Effects Raise Hairs with 'All Hallows' [Song Premiere]Chris Young - Oct 30, 2017
The electro and hip-hop mashing duo link up with J. Fiji Azzam, emcee for ADDverse Effects, for a haunted offering. Catch K&B at the Jack London Revue on November 1.