Sam Godwin, bassist

Got my start gigging in 1998 with Funky Donkey Cheese, a funk band in Cape Girardeau.
Also played with the Ryan Harper Band, Electric Shag, Tone Def All-Stars, Largemouth Expedition, and Salsa Descarga locally.
Currently play with the Intention, Saxy Jazz, and the Jazz Sultans. (and SoS)

Studied with Jim Widner.

Graduated from Charleston High School in 1994, SEMO in 2010

Work at Shivelbine's as a brass repair technician.

Have been involved with Toys for Tots and various other charities, including the Cancer Gala, as a musician.
Married to Holly Zoellner.

Favorite bassists are Rocco Prestia (TOP), Sting, Adam Clayton (U2), Bootsy Collins (James Brown and P-Funk), Verdine White (EWF), and Oteil Burbridge (Aquarium Rescue Unit, the Allman Bros.). And Pat Koetting.

Sam loves donkeys, and cheese.
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