Xero FG is a solo outlet for Spencer Rayner to showcase his musical creativity with ‘xero’ inhibitions.
Xero FG, by Spencer Rayner, makes his solo bass debut with his January 28th release, Foreign Gravity. His solo bass compositions draw inspiration from Gary Paulsen novels, classical etudes, and daydreams.
Spencer Rayner is a Canadian bassist from Saskatoon Saskatchewan. He has studied under Canadian bass heavyweights, such as Neil Swainson, Mike Downes, Pat Kilbride, recording engineer and producer Ian Terry, and Canadian rock icon Rik Emmett from the band Triumph. He also spent many long haired years playing in various groups such as The Little Brothers, with friend Shamus Currie from The Sheepdogs; The Mahavishnu Experience, with multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger, engineer and producer Andrew Kesler, and with the World’s Fastest Drummer Tom Grosset. When not working on Xero FG, he works with the band Kaye & Co., and freelances with various groups in various genres.