The Real World: Dierney "Keebass" Riggs

Gigs ESP Evolution, Ketiana & Deez Nutz, Full Meazur
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Dierney “Keebass” Riggs

Home base Los Angeles, CA
Occupation Musician
Gigs ESP Evolution, Ketiana & Deez Nutz, Full Meazur
Basses Custom zebrawood Lakland Skyline 55-01, custom Brubaker Brute 5, Peavey Cirrus 6
Rig TC Electronic BH series, Gallien-Krueger 400RB, SWR 4x10
Effects DigiTech Bass Synth Wah
Strings, etc. D’Addario Pro Steels, Monster Cable
Heroes & inspiration Marcus Miller, George Anderson, Melvin Lee Davis, Ricardo Vally, Nathan East
Contact ESP Evolution band/Ketiana & Deez Nutz band/Full Meazur band

How did you come to play bass?

I saw Marvin Craig of Lakeside and was hooked. I’ve been at it since 1981.

What’s a lesson you’ve learned along the way?

Less is more! Respect the music and listen to everything.

What are your musical goals?

To continue to grow and study my craft.