Phil has played for artists such as Christophe Willem, Jessie J, Kissmet, Roxanne Emery and Modern Romance. He is currently running his own night called W3 Music Live at Ravenscourt Park Grand Union Bar. Phil also has his own original band called The Bassment Project featuring some of the UK’s top young musicians who have played with the likes of Duffy, Wretch 32, Jessie J, Jamiroquai and Thriller Live tour
W3 Music Live
W3 Music Live is a weekly night run on a wednesday at the Ravenscourt Park Grand Union Bar. Founded and run by bassist Phil Simmonds, the night hosts some of the hottest musicians to come out of london and the UK. With a jam after the house band sets which has had the likes of Rick James, Vanessa Freeman, Chris Webb, Graeme Flowers, Rob Hughes, Pete Ray Biggin, Simon Fisenden, Lawrence Insuoa, Daniel Bingham, Nathan Williams, Mike Davies, Paul Egan, Andy Cortes, James Ahwai, Annabel Williams, Karl Vanden Bosche, Yolanda Charles and more come down n play with the house band!
The house band musicians change weekly but include the likes of Luke Harris (Drums), Ricky Russell (Drums), Phil Jones (Drums), Joao Caetano (Percussion), Will Fry (Percussion) Tom Hill (Guitar), Will Rigby (Guitar), Mike Davies (guitar), Jack Fisher (Keys), Daniel Bingham (Keys), Joe Thomas (Keys), Chris Wintermeyer (Trumpet), Ed Mitchell (Sax), Tim Ower (Sax), Richie Garrison (Sax), Jamie Harris (Sax) and Phil Simmonds (Bass)