2016  Kai  forms new band with Selvaganesh , Osam Ezzeldin and George Brooks  

2016  Kai  joins Jorma Kaukonen's team of instructors  at the Fur Peace Ranch in Ohio 

2015  Kai  joins faculty at the California Jazz Conservatory, teaching the improvised Jazz ensemble.

2015 Kai signs 5 year contract with Warwick Bass amplifiers and cabinets

2015 Kai joins Givanni Hidalgo band.  Currently recording new album for 2016 tours to be announced.

2015  Kai Eckhardt Band joins roster of British tourning agency for 2016  tours. 

New Release:   Atomic Bass / Time Continuum -  study of  time signatures 

Watch a sample of Time Continuum here !

New Album release  :  Listen and Buy here. 

Atomic Bass / Reactive Intervals - instant  download version 

Atomic Bass / Reactive Intervals - hard copy / mail order disc


Reviews :

"Bass-geist at its finest"  (Bass Player magazine)

"One of the  greatest bass players on the planet" -  (BeyondChron - San Francisco)

"Berkeleyside" interview by Andy Gilbert 

"Innerviews" interview by Anil Prasad 


kai art pic


managment:  Deborah Lee Gibbs.