Nate Mondschein has been composing, performing, recording, producing, writing about and obsessing over music for the better part of 29 years, and plans to continue doing so for as long as he possibly can. Based in Western Massachusetts, Nate brings to each of his musical endeavors a passion for emotive performance, a producer's ear for arrangement and detail, and an unending commitment to the pocket.
As a drummer, producer, bassist, session musician and songwriter, Nate has performed and recorded across the northeast with a variety of acts, most notably as a founding member of Neo-Indie-Fusion-Soul Fourtet, Trot Fox. His work spans a vast array of genres, from Motown to Hip-Hop, Indie-Pop to Jazz, Folk to Future-Soul. He currently plays bass for Western Mass Indie-Rock five piece, Old Flame.
Nate is also an avid writer and poet whose work can be found in a variety of online publications and journals, including Talking Comic Books, Kurrent Music, and Union Station Magazine. His first collection of poetry, The Ostrich, was released in the fall of 2012.
Want to get in touch? For any booking, writing, teaching, or session inquiries, or if you just feel like saying hey, give a shout to either Natemondscheinmusic@gmail.com or Natemondscheinwrites@gmail.com, and Nate will do his darndest to hit you back as soon as he can.