Bass soloist, E.Pruitt is a Native of Kansas City, Graduate of the Charlie Parker School for the Performing Arts and A winner of a number of Bass Awards, "E" has toured the US, Europe and Asia. Sharing the stage with artists and groups such as Brian Bromberg, Michael Manring, Michael Powers Group, Norm Stockton, The Josh Williamson Band, Doug Johns, Jeff Scheetz, Brian Beller, The Scorpions, Tony Macalpine, Paul Stanley, Rev John P Bailey, B.B King, Brett Michaels, Miles Davis tribute Group "Miles & Miles" and Greg Howe. He was one of few bassists contacted by Vernon Reid to fill the open bass position for the band "Living Colour".The E.Pruitt Band debuted at the 2009 Bass Odyssey, performing along side artists such as Michael Manring, Doug Johns and Lawrence Hightower. The band blends R&B, Funk, Jazz and Neo-Soul with a twist. 2 Bassists. The band current line up consists of Ivan Payne: Drums, Walter Finch: Guitars, John Cole: Bass, Reshard Radford: Keys and E.Pruitt: Lead Bass. The band performed at the 2011 Bass Odyssey with Brian Bromberg, Brian Beller and Norm Stockton with outstanding performances throughout the state of Washington. The EPB is Pure Soul.