Benno Richter

Benno Richter, is a professional session, tour and studio bassist from Germany. He playes between 50-70 concerts a year and tours all over the world. His bass playing can be heard on more than 70 recordings and soundtracks. His musical styles range from soul, funk, pop, rock, neo-soul, hiphop, edm, raggae to latin-jazz-fusion.
Benno has been working live / TV or in studios with: Jadakiss (DefJam) USA, Peter Schilling (D), Rolf Stahlhofen (Söhne Mannheims),Dj Friction (Freundeskreis), Dante Thomas (USA), Mia Aegerter (CH), Tony Christie (GB), Stefanie Heinzmann (CH),Sweet Soul Music (Live-Shows), Patrick Nuo, Ron Williams (USA), Gianna Nannini (I), Karl Frierson (DePhazz), Milk & Sugar,  Workshop with Stanley Clarke, Michael Sagmeister, Johannes Faber, Peter O´Mara, Nippy Noya, Kurt Dallaway. PreJury (Popstars) TV Pro7, C. Simmons (Voice of Germany), Daniel Lopes (DSDS) Germany Tour, to name just a few.

Because of his ambitions as a producer and songwriter, Benno has started to set up his own recording studio ""


Electric Basses:

  • Stenback Bass 5String - 2019
  • Sadowsky NYC J/P Bass - 1994
  • Fender Jazz Bass - 1975
  • Fender Jazz Bass - 1966

Acoustic Basses:

  • Ortega 4String
  • Godin Fredless

Amps & Boxes:

  • Aguilar DB 751
  • Aguilar AG 500SC
  • Aguilar GS 410
  • Bergantino HDN210
  • Markbass Mini 121P


  • Synth Korg-G5
  • Synth Akai-Deep Impact
  • Synth Akai-Future Impact
  • Soleman MIDI Foot Controller
  • Aguilar Filter Twin
  • Aguilar Tone Hammer
  • DOD Envelope Filter
  • MXR M288 Bass Octave Deluxe
  • Diamond BCP-1 Compressor
  • Mooer Ninety Orange Phaser & Delay
  • Boss Octave OC-2
  • DBX 163x Mono
  • XOTIC-X-Blender
  • Lehle D-Loop
  • Neve RNDI DI-Box