Travis Fredrick Hagstrom

Starting out studying organ and trombone at a young age, Travis picked up the electric bass at 13 and has been addicted to it ever since. After receiving a bursary for music upon graduating, Travis bought an amp worthy of gigging and set out to conquer the Brisbane music scene.

10 years and many bands later he found a group to do it with; Kaerulean. The group signed a contract with Truth Inc Records in 2017 which has since led to Australian and international tours, and sharing the stage with metal legends such as Arcturus and Ne Obliviscarus.

Trav has extensive experience playing in jazz, classical, and rock, but is most prominently known for his unique approach to bass in a progressive metal context . He is driven to constantly expand and diversify his technique Having struggled with finding 7 string bass sets to his exacting standards Travis is happy that he has finally found strings that cater to his needs Check out his latest work with Kaerulean.