Prescott Niles

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Prescott Niles
Born (1954-05-02) May 2, 1954 (age 61)
Genres Rock
Instruments Bass guitar
Associated acts The Knack, The Velvert Turner Group

Prescott Niles (born Prescott Fine, May 2, 1954) is an American rock bassist.[1] He is best known as bassist with The Knack, who had a No. 1 US/#6 UK hit with My Sharona. As of 2013 he now plays bass with Mike Pinera's Classic Rock All-Stars.


  1. ^ Michaels, Randolph (2005-09-22). Flashbacks to Happiness: Eighties Music Revisited. iUniverse. pp. 339–. ISBN 978-0-595-37007-8. Retrieved 21 May 2011.