You don't have to follow me unless you feelin me. If you do, PLEASE comment. I need feedback.BIO- Artist. Musician, Bassist, Guitarist, Singer, Rapper, Beat maker,Bassist with Check in the Dark, SambaDa, Pure Roots, Danjuma & Onola, Girish, Gina Rene, Chris Rene, Inner Light Ministries, Shalom Tribesman and More! Etienne David Franc, also known as Roksta Orkestra or KostarOne has been performing locally and Internationally for the past 20 years, as, bassist, guitarist, singer and MC and producer. He is bassist for L.A based Check in the Dark, and with Check in the Dark has released two albums independently,their music was featured on ABC's Extreme makeover - home edition, and on ESPN. And with CITD toured and recorded with Gossip Girl's Leighton Meester. , He was Touring Bassist with X-Factor finalist Chris Rene. Bassist, guitarist and music director for Gina Rene, and has toured and recorded with major label acts Soulstice, O.P.M. and Aimee Allen. In Los Angeles he was bassist for Adam Roth and Benny Strange and was in house musician for producer Gabriel Rene, appearing on Gina Rene’s “U Must B” which can be found on the Motion Picture soundtrack for Step Up (Summit/Touchstone Picture) and recorded both Bass and Guitars on Rene’s remix of “Footsteps in the Dark”, which appeared on the Isley Bros. remix album "Taken to the Next Level".An album that also featured artists ?uest Love and Mos Def to name a few. As an MC he performed with local Bay Area acts New Sun Born and Mandala and has been invited on stage to perform with D.J. Logic. As Etienne David he has been debuting his collection of acoustic Rock/Soul music that has been in development over the entire course of his 20+ year career has a musician/performer. He currently plays bass for SambaDa, Rusty Zinn, Girish and has played bass for Brian Jordan, Donna DeLory, Marti Walker, Adam Roth, Danjuma & Onola, Charles Holt and freelances regularly on stage and in the studio.
Authentically Eclectic Musician. Rock, Country, Hip Hop, Pop, Latin, Funk, Jazz, Brazilian, Afrobeat, Sukus, Hi Life, Reggae, Rock Steady, DanceHall, R&B , Gospel, Soul,Kirtan, Dub, Electronica.. it goes on. I can hang with styles I haven't even heard yet...well that's my track record so far... ;)