Play for Chris 8 is the 8th edition of the worldwide tribute to Chris Squire. Please note: It has been brought to my attention, by my some of my dear Patrons and friends in the social media, the will to participate this year’s edition of PFC, also in the loving memory of Alan White, whoContinue reading “Play For Chris 8 – “Alan White””
Here’s the isolated bass version of my cover of “Does It Really Happen” – Although my Thunderbird isn’t a non-reverse model, the tone turned out somewhat similar. As I remember, I recorded straight from my SVT-II Pro LE direct output. The original cover with backing track is here. Bass: 1990 Gibson Thunderbird Strings: Rotosound SwingContinue reading “Does It Really Happen? – isolated bass”
Isolated bass version of my 2013 cover video. Rickenbacker 4001 CS Chris Squire through a Tech21 Sansamp Bass Driver DI. This bass cover with the original backing track is here. And here is the transcription video Bass: Rickenbacker 4001CS Strings: Rotosound Swing Bass RS66LD (45-105, stainless steel) Preamp: Sansamp Bass Driver DI (BDDI) Effects: AmplitubeContinue reading “Heart Of The Sunrise – isolated bass”
This is the follow-up video about my Rickenbacker 4001 CS, this time I am demonstrating its tone possibilities by playing some of my favourite basslines using different techniques and pick-up configurations.
A little something for you to try and sing along with! Meanwhile I’m working on a special video to release on Chris’ birthday Bass: Rickenbacker 4001CS Strings: Rotosound Swing Bass RS66LD (45-105, stainless steel) Preamp: Sansamp Para Driver DI (PDDI) Signal path: Bass→PDDI→PC
Here’s my bass cover of Changes. My very first cover video playing the Ranney 8-string bass! In this video, I also payed my tribute to 9012 Live video, my first time seeing Yes on screen and the seeing those wonderful special effects, stage set and music, which I still keep in my favourite versions ofContinue reading “Changes”
This year started with great news. I have received a Ranney 8-string bass from Eric Ranney himself. The following videos contain the story behind this big surprise, as well as some demonstration of the bass and a thorough analysis of my bass, compared with Chris Squire’s original Ranney!
Finally, #playforChris7 – is ready! Feel free to share it with your friends or communities. This year we celebrate the Winter Solstice with Play For Chris 7! There is also a new format that includes Words For Chris, where fans express themselves by words, memories and feelings about Chris. Thank you to my Patrons forContinue reading “#playforChris7”