Aaron Friedman is a bassist and audio engineer currently living in New York City. Born and bred in Oakland, CA he took a leap across the ocean and moved to Honolulu where he immersed himself in Hawai’i’s music scene. He began working with Quadraphonix while engineering their 2012 album, Blues in the Ragas. As work on the album wrapped up, he joined the band as their bassist. Aaron draws inspiration from hip hop, funk, reggae, and Latin music, citing Aston “Family Man” Barrett as his number one influence.