Skokie G was spewed into this world for one purpose and one purpose only… to create music on a level that gains both respect and pure funkdom!
Born in the Midwest town of Colorado Springs, Skokie was raised by a tight knit family inspired by all different types of backgrounds and influences. Taking from those who inspire him most he developed a love for all music. Through all these genre’s and styles, Skokie formed his own love for a style of music that would in the future define him… FUNK. Through the rhythm and bass driven styles of Funk music Skokie developed a love and obsession for the bass. Though he excelled in performance and stage; declaring the attention of the room on him at a young age, his main driving force for recognition was music and bass. The only thing wrong with his situation at hand was that he was not located with in the heart of a music world. Where the glitter blinds the sight and the idea of fame is only a blink of an eye towards the stepping stone of success.
With the help of his devoted and forever supporting mother, Skokie packed his most precious belongings in his small car and headed to Vegas. His adjustment to a new and bright city was cushioned by none other than his future partner in the local music and art scene. With Slade supporting his every move, he fell in love with a scene he could now call his own. With in a matter of months he began to flourish, developing a strong relationship with artists all over the west coast. Trying his luck with many different types of bands and artists, having chances to record with some of the music industries greats and artists alike in Hollywood and LA. With a few failures and more disappointments he muscled through the scenes daunting tasks of finding the right chemistry for his need to create.
Currently adjoined with the talents of XOCH and with the help of his close friends and loved ones has not only become one of Las Vegas’ most coveted Bass players but one of the most interesting to meet.