Olivia Thompson is a session bassist based in the UK. She began playing professionally at the age of 17 playing functions and corporate events around the UK. She went on to graduate from the Royal Northern College of Music in 2020 (principal study bass guitar) and during this time continued to expand her repertoire and artist roster. Olivia has performed with artists such as Little Mix, Zara Larsson, and Becky Hill, and performed in venues and events such as the 02 Arena (Supporting the script), Manchester Arena, Reading and Leeds festival, Lollapalooza Paris and Sunny Hill festival. She has performed for Strictly Come Dancing, VEVO, BBC Radio 1 live lounge, Maida Vale (for rapper Barny Fletcher) and appeared as a featured musician for Fender's American Professional II 's promotional video.
"Olivia came highly recommended by trusted contacts. The quality of her playing is of the highest order. Olivia is professional and reliable, and I have no doubt she will go far in the industry." - Simon Stephens, Professional Drummer