The Uninvited Guests is a rotating improvisational ensemble anchored by bass player Carlos Santistevan. Over the course of 15 years the group has ranged in size from solos to septets.
Carlos Santistevan is a founding member and director of High Mayhem Emerging Arts. Since 2001 he has helped drive numerous genre bending and creative music ensembles including: The Late Severa Wires, iNK oN pAPER, A. Barnhouse, Taiji Pole, Out of Context, and more.
His solo work incorporates acoustic and electric bass along with live looping and electronics to create a unique bass driven music.
Collaborators have included: Chris Jonas, Milton Villarrubia III, JA Deane, Yozo Suzuki, Dave Wayne, Al Faaet, David Barsanti, Josh Smith, Jeremy Bleich, DJ Ultraviolet, Gaspard Cabanes, Ross Hamlin, Dave Nielsen, and many others.