Brad Lang is an American bassist/vocalist who first rose to international notoriety as the overnight substitute for Phil Kennemore of the legendary rock group Y&T.
Ultimately, performing over 400 shows, and 6 World Tours with Meniketti & Co. More recently, Brad joined Bobby Blotzer's RATT to tour nationally and internationally.
Audiences and critics have witnessed Brad's raw, energetic performances, as he "brings a life to the stage that is both fun and engaging"....
Brad has filled in on short notice for a variety of rock bands besides Y&T (notably Foreigner, RATT, Lynch Mob, and Pablo Cruise). Being a quick study has always been a part of Brad's nature and has landed him on stage, and in the recording studio with some of the greatest talent in the music industry.
Besides substituting for Jeff Pilson in Foreigner, performing with RATT, George Lynch, and Pablo Cruise, Brad has also shared the stage with Joey Alves (Y&T), Kenny Aronoff (John Cougar), Ira Black (Lizzy Borden), Stacey Blades (LA Guns), Jason Bonham (Led Zepplin, Foreigner), Jennifer Batten (Michael Jackson, Jeff Beck), Bobby Blotzer (Ratt), Steph Burns, (Y&T, Huey Lewis & The News, Vasco Rossi), Billy Carmassi (Jet Red, Aldo Nova, Sammy Hagar), Gilby Clark (Guns N Roses), Cortney DeAugustine (Montrose, Frank Hannon Band, Michael Lee Firkins), Jimmy DeGrasso (Y&T , Alice Cooper), Michael Lee Firkins (Solo Artist), Michael “Fro” Frowein (Lynch Mob, War & Peace), Brad Gillis (Night Ranger), Loren Gold (The Who, American Idol), Greg Golden (Floyd Rose), Frank Hannon (Tesla), Kelly Hansen (Foreigner), Leonard Haze (Y&T), Joel Hoekstra (Whitesnake), Paul Holdgate (Montrose), Chris Jericho (Fozzy), Vic Johnson (Sammy Hagar), Mick Jones (Foreigner), Todd La Torre (Queensryche), Troy Luccketta (Tesla), Ray Luzier (Korn), George Lynch (Dokken, Lynch Mob, T&N), John Mader (Joe Satriani, Steve Miller, Pat Benetar), Rob Math (Leather Wolf), “Atomik” Tommy McClendon (UFO, Soul Motor), Tommy Paris (Britny Fox), Mitch Perry (Edgar Winter, Talus, MSG, War & Peace, Lita Ford), Jeff Pilson (Dokken, Dio, Foreigner, T&N), Rich Redmond (Jason Aldeen), Danny Seraphine (Rock and Roll Hall of Fame "Chicago"), Glen Sobel (Alice Cooper), Derik St. Holmes (Ted Nugent), Jeff Scott Soto (TSO, Journey), Steve Stephens (Billy Idol), Geoff Tate (Queensryche), Les Warner (The Cult), and Brad Whitford (Aerosmith).
Brad has performed on countless recordings, including Jet Red’s self-titled release, and follow-up "Flight Plan", Roger Hodgson's (Supertramp) "Hai Hai," Tommy Tutone's "Rich Text Files," War and Peace's (Jeff Pilson - Dokken, Dio, Foreigner), "Live at the Cavern Club", Canada's Raw Red Moses self-titled release and Benedictum's "Uncreation," to name a few.
Brad Lang will be coaching our Weekend Warriors Masters Series round starting soon at Skip's Music in Sacramento, California. Skip's Music has been successfully running the Weekend Warriors program for years and is proud to present the Weekend Warriors Masters Series which gives their program participants a chance to learn from and work with some music industry heavyweights as well as award-winning music teachers with years of experience.