Benno Richter

Benno Richter, is a professional session, tour and studio bassist from Germany. He playes more than 70 concerts a year and tours all over the world. His bass playing can be heard on more than 100 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-Shows or studio recordings with:

Jadakiss (DefJam) USA, Peter Schilling (D), Stefanie Heinzmann (CH) Rolf Stahlhofen (Söhne Mannheims),Dj Friction (Freundeskreis), Cassandra Steen, Dante Thomas (USA), Mia Aegerter (CH), Tony Christie (GB), Stefan Raab, Moses Palham, Karl Frierson (DePhazz), Patrick Nuo, Daniel Lopes (DSDS), Sweet Soul Music (Ron Williams), Gianna Nannini, Tony Lakatos, Johannes Faber, Peter O´Mara, Nippy Noya, Michael Sagmeister, to name just a few.

Bass-Workshop with Stanley Clarke, PreJury (Popstars) TV Pro7.  

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 (Olympic White)
  • and more...

Acoustic Basses:

  • Ortega 4String
  • Godin Fredless

Amps & Boxes:

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


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