Jim is a songwriter, bassist and vocalist.
Jim Tussing has been playing bass, piano, guitar & singing most of
his life. He has produced two albums of original music; Prime (2002)
and eZen v3.5 (2003), and performed live in all kinds of situations
from churches to weddings to festivals to bars and concert venues and
arenas, in musical styles ranging including jazz, fusion, rock and
Jim's musical influences include the Beatles, King's X, Sting, John
Patitucci, Jaco, Bunny Brunnel, Nicolo Paganini, Papa Grows Funk, Dug
Pinnick to name a few. An expansive musical framework admitting vocal
and playing styles that usually find their homes far apart from each
Jim plays with the fusion/jazz group Decendre (Adam Smith, Randy
Mather, Justin Campbell and Jim Tussing), the power-trio jam-band
L.A. Po Po and also Fresh Buzz Uppercut.