born on 28/7/1955 in Philadelphia, PA, United States
Links www.geraldveasley.com (English)
Gerald Veasley (born July 28, 1955) is an American jazz bass guitarist.
Veasley was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he played in R&B groups as a teenager. He worked with Joe Zawinul from 1988 to 1995, and began releasing his own records in 1992. He has also done extensive work as a studio musician. His 2008 release Your Move hit No. 12 on the U.S. Billboard Top Contemporary Jazz Albums chart.
Veasley has also worked as a smooth jazz DJ on WJJZ in Philadelphia.
- Look Ahead (Heads Up International, 1992)
- Signs (Heads Up, 1996)
- Soul Control (Heads Up, 1997)
- Love Letters (Heads Up, 1999)
- On the Fast Track (Heads Up, 2001)
- Velvet (Heads Up, 2003)
- At the Jazz Base! (Heads Up, 2005)
- Your Move (Heads Up, 2008)
- Mingus Project (Heads Up, 2011)
With The Odean Pope Saxophone Choir
- The Saxophone Shop (Soul Note, 1985)
- The Ponderer (Soul Note, 1990)
- Reverie - Featuring Larry Coryell (EAR, 1980)
- Watch the Skies (EAR, 1986)
- Reverie - In Concert (EAR, 1989)
- Tunnel Vision (EAR, 1991)
- Places - Mark Knox (Dreambox Media, 2006)