Republican Candidate Mike Huckabee Hearts Playing Bass

Republican presidential contender, Mike Huckabee plays bass. Huckabee’s group, Capitol Offense, began performing at political functions during his two-terms as Arkansas governor and continues to gig with them during his quest to pick up the Republican party’s presidential nomination. He represents his homestate constituency on a Tobias Basic 4-string, made in Conway, Arkansas.
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The former Baptist preacher also makes bass history by joining an ever-growing list of Presidents and presidential contenders who play bass, including 2004 Democratic nominee John Kerry and “Groovin” Grover Cleveland, the 22nd and 24th President of the United States. And, before you shout out a request at the next fundraiser, yes, Huckabee’s band plays “Freebird.” For more about grooving and the Oval Office, click here: Bass In the Oval Office.