Fabio Meridiani was born in Ascoli Piceno (Italy) in 1967, self-taught, studied the Giorgio Azzolini theory and with Pino Palladino. He is one of the greatest Italian proponents of new styles and sounds on the electric bass.
Session-man and solo-artist, his collaborations: The Bolear and Robert Neville (line-up of Bob Dylan); Gary Stewart H. (sound eng. The Beatles, line-up Mark Knopfler, Albert Lee); Ivan Graziani; Billy Branch (Ray Charles, Tina Turner); Kenny Neal; Duke Robillard, Blue Stuff (Edoardo Bennato).
And others: Walter Salis (Ares-Tango); Lucio Turco (Massimo D’Avola, Romano Mussolini); Diego Calcagno (Charlie Cannon, Franco Califano); Steel Drama; Akwaba; Emiliano Caroselli (Enrico Rava); Andreas Weingartner; Harish Powar (Tony Scott, Randy Crawford); Rem Fiore (sound eng. Phil Collins, Motley Crue); Gary Sanford (Joe Jackson); Soeren Jordan (Paul Joung); Mel Gaynor (Simple Minds); Ezio Zaccagnini (Massimo Ranieri); Jochen Ritter; Enrico Ciacci (Ennio Morricone); Viz Maurogiovanni (Tuck and Patty).
International famous Dj: Flavio Rago, Gianni Matteucci.
Fabio teaches electric bass at the “Roma Rock School” of Rome; Clinics and guest in important musical events: CPM, MEET, Saint Louis, Musikmesse, Open Day, Eurobassday, Sound Expo, European Master of Music; Music Italy Show; Musicalmente.
Masterclass and DVD “drum & bass” with Johnny Fiorillo (Bob Mover) produced by Pearl; DVD “Listen The Cable” with Giovanni Tommaso (Sonny Rollins, Charles Mingus).
Interviewed and magazines: L’Espresso; La Provincia; La Repubblica; Chitarre; Guitar Club; Insound; Musicmag; Music Magazine; Direct Contact Reference for NAMM; Basszone; Bass Players Only.