Today I received a lovely message from our friend Christian Staebler at Acid Dragon magazine, a publication dedicated to progressive rock since 1988. I was featured in Christian’s favourite YouTube channels. Thank you very much, Christian and Acid Dragon for this kindest mention! You may find out more about Acid Dragon at http://www.aciddragon.eu/
To celebrate Chris Squire’s 73rd Birthday, I have made one more bass cover video. This time it was Time and a Word’s “No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed”. Happy Birthday, Chris!
Today I have purchased a license for Reaper, thanks to the kind contributions of my dear Patrons at https://patreon.com/miguelfalcao.This will not only allow me to make more and better music and videos, but also to support the Reaper developers themselves, who make such a great software for musicians.I feel happy, and more determined to keepContinue reading “A Gift From My Patrons”
Here’s the first of a Q&A series, made by my Patrons. In this video I reply to my dear Patron Lee Ross from Toronto, Canada. You can also become a Patron and support my music at http://patreon.com/miguelfalcao
Here is the last video for 2020. “The Ancient”, side 3 of Tales From Topographic Oceans. This is probably the first bass cover of this song, at least in YouTube! I also covered Chris’ beautiful vocal harmonies. I hope you enjoy it and wish you all the best for 2021! Thanks for being here.
I announce to my dear friends that I will keep the 2020 special fee of my bass lessons until January 15th 2021
This month I bring you one of the happiest moments of this strange year of 2020. I played with my gipsy-jazz / manouche project Djangoland at the wedding ceremony of my former student Catarina. This moment, where the bride sings “La Vie en Rose” really captures the loving atmosphere that we all need to endureContinue reading “La Vie En Rose”
Finally, #playforChris6 – is ready! Feel free to share it with your friends or communities. It was a long journey. Thank you to all participants for the sounds and images you have given me to play with. You don’t know… but I have developed a relationship with each one of you by seeing you andContinue reading “#playforChris6”
Here is the remaster of my 2010 arrangement of Onward. The picture quality hasn’t improved but hopefully the sound is much better and you will hear the effect of the resounding guitar harmonics. Below I have copied the commentary of the original post from 2010. Thanks for watching! I am playing my 4001 CS bassContinue reading “Onward – A “Rickenbacker Kiss” Remaster”
Dear Friends For over 12 years I have been creating artistic bass cover/tutorial videos, especially Chris Squire bass covers, as well as other related stories, original music and different musical topics content. I am starting a Patreon page at https://www.patreon.com/miguelfalcao for those of you who wish to support financially my musical activities. As you may know, sinceContinue reading “My Patreon page”