Australian musician Brook Rees has been performing and recording as a
bassist for the past 25 years.
He has toured throughout Australia, Asia and Europe and has recorded with
artists including Grammy Nominated singer Jai Uttal, Australian Funk/Soul
artist Kurtis , award winning Iranian/American writer Sholeh Wolpe and he
currently plays a pivotal role in Australian cinematic electro outfit
Vesica Pisces 2017 release “By Water Formed” showcases Brooks commitment to
groove bass playing, his strong melodic sensibility and his offerings as a
bass playing composer.
Brook is also a founding member of Australian/USA rock band Malakye Grind.
Malakye Grind have been a part of the Australian rock scene since the early
90’s and released their most recent alternative rock album “Music for
Midnight People” signing with UK’s Extreme Music Label in 2021. The album
debuted at #47 on the Australian iTunes charts and its first single “Watch
Them Burn” received international rotation airplay in the USA, Canada,
Brazil, Egypt, throughout Europe and in Australia.
In 2022 Malakye Grind and the band’s bass driven rock track “Wanna
Party”was selected by the Marvel Franchise for the global special features
release of Thor: Love and Thunder and was also chosen as a feature track
for the Rugby Nation TV broadcast throughout Germany and Europe.
Brook writes, performs and records with Malakye Grind and Vesica Pisces
using Model used: Aria’s RSB-618/5 model and Electric Upright model