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), Dante Thomas (USA), Mia Aegerter (CH), Tony Christie (GB), Stefanie Heinzmann (CH), Louie Austen (AU), Patrick Nuo, Ron Williams (USA), Gianna Nannini (I), Karl Frierson (DePhazz), Milk & Sugar, Dj Friction (Freundeskreis),   Dj Tomilla, Sweet Soul Music (Live-Shows), Workshop with Stenley Clarke, Michael Sagmeister, Johannes Faber, Peter O´Mara, Nippy Noya, Dieter Falk, Dirk Bach, 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 TLC Compressor
  • Aguilar Tone Hammer
  • DOD Envelope Filter
  • MXR M288 Bass Octave Deluxe
  • Darkglass Vintage Microtube
  • Mooer Ninety Orange Phaser
  • Boss Octave OC-2
  • DBX 163x Mono
  • Ampeg SCP-OCT "Sub-Blaster"
  • SansAmp Bass Driver DI
  • Lehle D-Loop
  • G-Lab GSC-2