|Electric bassist David Ellefson has become a mainstay in the rock and metal communities now for over 25 years. Internationally acclaimed as the premier metal bassist, David's work has garnered him seven Grammy nominations, multiple gold and platinum records originating from over 20 studio albums and countless world tours. He is currently active as a songwriter and performer, record producer, bass guitar clinician and recording artist with his own bands F5 and HAIL!.
David holds a Bachelor's degree in business and marketing and authored the book “Making Music Your Business...A Guide For Young Musicians”. He continues to lecture and educate on the subject of business in the music industry from the artist’s perspective, including his online YouTube series "David Ellefson's ROCK SHOP".