Colin Mckenzie, Bassist and Composer

Recent media coverage of Barlovento.

Intransit’s debut album ‘Barlovento’ was recently reviewed by iBass Magazine and Jazz Views and also included in Jazz View’s list of recommended recent releases. Review in iBass Magazine (November/December 2014) – ‘There’s certainly a Weather Report-esque vibe on Barlovento but it’s far from bassist and bandleader Colin McKenzie’s only reference point – there are flashes…


  • Colin Mckenzie - Biography

    Bass guitarist/composer Colin McKenzie was born in Dunfermline, Scotland and is currently living in London, UK.
    He has worked in many styles of music, from pop to improvised 'free' jazz.
    As a studio musician he has worked with a variety of artists and producers, including Mutt Lange and Quincy Jones Productions among others.
    As a recording artist he has been signed to Warner Bros, Arista/RCA and BMG.

    As a touring musician Colin has appeared at various venues and festivals around the world, including the Glastonbury Festival, the London and Berlin Jazz Festivals, the Beijing and Shanghai Jazz Festivals, JVC Jazz festivals
    in France and the USA, Du Maurier Jazz Festivals in Canada... and many more.
    Read his full Biography here