Much thanks to Blast Stage Records for our first official We’re No Gentlemen single in Brazil!
Official site for Danny Knapp, bass guitarist for We're No Gentlemen, Serena Foster, The Bredren, and more...
Danny Knapp – Bass Guitarist, also known as “The Melonhead” is a Southern California-based musician and composer, specializing in electric and fretless bass guitar. He also plays ukulele as well as frequently singing backing or lead vocals.
Danny is an energetic live performer as well as being an efficient and diverse session musician. Danny performs at least 100 gigs per year, offering his skills for a wide variety of bands and artists, including original bands, tributes, and covers, in genres ranging from reggae to rock, EDM, pop, metal, folk, latin, funk, jazz and more.
Danny has been performing and recording professionally since he was 16 years old. Early in his career, he played bass for Feedbags with Scotty Johnson (later of Gin Blossoms). In 2006-2010, Danny recorded and performed on bass, keyboards, and ukulele for Mikioi, a Hawaiian reggae band that received attention on Polynesian radio for their singles “Hawaii, My Home”, “Mikio’i Music”, and their rendition of the traditional song “Kanaka Wai Wai”. He also performed on ukulele and bass as a member of the renowned Pangean Orchestra. In 2016, Danny was a member of actress/singer/songwriter Katie Garfield’s live band.
Danny is currently the bass guitarist for the emo/alternative-rock band We’re No Gentlemen, singer/songwriter Serena Foster, and the reggae/pop/alt-rock band, The Bredren. Danny also regularly records and performs with Marlon Hoffman, For Pete’s Sake, LA Sound Machine, Prizmatic, La Vida Loca, Thank-U Drive-Thru, and several other L.A.-based projects.
Sugar Lips – Hilton Long BeachLong Beach, CA, United States701 W Ocean Blvd5:00 pmView Event
Identity Theft – Private EventLos Angeles, CA, United StatesPrivate Location7:00 pmView Event
Sugar Lips – Shenanigans LBLong Beach, CA, United States423 Shoreline Village Drive A2:00 pmView Event
L.A. Sound Machine – Laguna BchLaguna Beach, CA, United States650 Laguna Canyon Road7:00 pmView Event
L.A. Sound Machine – RosemeadRosemead, CA, United States4343 Encinita Ave7:00 pmView Event
Much thanks to shoutoutla.com for featuring an interview with me in their current edition. You can read the full article at https://shoutoutla.com/meet-danny-knapp-musician-surf-instructor-volunteer-advocate/
One year ago, @WereNoGentlemen released the Heartbeat / Heartbreak EP, which has accrued almost 216K streams on Spotify alone. Thank you so much to all the misfits out there listening. We truly appreciate you!