Seth Ford Young
Seth started his musical journey singing in punk bands during High School, performing at many of Washington DC’s fabled venues. Discovering Jazz and upright bass coincided with the move to California and college. Since studying at San Francisco State Ford-‐Young’s tastes grew more diverse and spurred him to take up the electric bass. Now the bassist for Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, and many of their side projects Seth has also recorded and/or performed live with; Tom Waits, Rodriguez, Beats Antique, Barry Manilow, John Vanderslice, Rocco DeLuca, Alexander, Sean Hayes, Eric McFadden, Sasha Dobson, The California Honeydrops, Mohsen Namjoo and The Hot Club of San Francisco. He’s also had the honour of jamming on stage with; The Flaming Lips, Mumford & Sons, Jack Johnson, Nels Cline and T Bone Burnett.