Sean Nowland is a musician, martial artist, Chinese language scholar, and middle school teacher living in Portland, Oregon.

Sean Nowland played bass for Cooper & The Jam, Treefrogs, Funk Shui, and many more.

Sean Nowland NOW plays bass for…HAMMERHEAD, and Kris Deelane and The Hurt.

Thank you, Moonbow. It meant the world…


Hammerhead (his head is hammer!)
Friday May 26
The O’Neill Pub (Biddy’s)
6000 NE Glisan
6-8pm ALL AGES

Kris Deelane & The Hurt
Friday June 16
The Spare Room
4830 NE 42nd Ave
9pm 21+ FREE

Old soul, rock n roll, Motown. Horns, backup singers, HOT!!!


Sean Nowland, is now accepting new students.

Learn theory, scales, improvisation, but mostly learn to SLAP THE BASS.

Teaching slap & pop technique to beginners and experts is my specialty.

I offer clear and patient instruction in a practical, productive, and encouraging environment

Email to schedule.


Long Live The Mao


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