On this Viktor Krauss interview, Victor talks about moving to Nashville from Champagne, Illinois, and how he got his career moving by getting out of his comfort zone… stories about working with Peter Rowan, Shelby Lynn, Lyle Lovett, Bill Frisell, Robert Plant, Tom Jones, Shawn Colvin… rising to the occasion, buck naked concertgoers, the upside (and downside) of being direct, marriage, being a dad, the ease of youth, and loads more from this successful studio & touring veteran
Viktor is a well-known first call session and touring bassist out of Nashville. He has over 500 LP credits as either a bassist, composer/songwriter or producer. He’s recorded or toured with Lyle Lovett (since 1994), Bill Frisell, James Taylor, Sheryl Crow, Robert Plant, Alison Krauss, Buddy Miller, Tom Jones, Shawn Colvin, Carly Simon, Jerry Douglas, Chet Atkins, Larry Carlton, The Chieftains, Peter Rowan, Harry Connick Jr., J.D. Souther, Joan Baez, Indigo Girls, Dolly Parton, Graham Nash, Michael McDonald, John Fogerty, Elvis Costello, Kenny Rogers, Jewel, and many others.