Starting with piano lessons at age 6, and learning the guitar at age 8, Frank Casciaro, Jr. picked up the bass guitar when he was 16 and never put it down. He studied basics with folk bass original Dick Kniss, and harmonic technique with bass maestro Charlie Kniceley. He’s been playing professionally since he was 16 years old. His influences include: Chris Squire, John Paul Jones, Ronnie Lane, Phil Lesh and the mighty James Jamerson (of Motown fame).
History: The John Street Market Band / Direct Drive / Max Flyer / The Agency / The Reptiles / Lunchmeat / Daybreak / Mindride / Pajamazon / Hot Rod/Feast of Friends/Mister Kick/The Geezüs Butlers/HeadBand/Gratefully yours
First Record: Asked for The Doors 1st album and the record store owner convinced his Dad not to let him get it – he ended up with The Monkees.
Favorite Food: German food
Favorite Drink: Green tea
Top 5 Artists: Everything but hardcore rap and modern country