Heart Of The Sunrise – 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”

Our Song – isolated bass

This is the isolated bass version of my 2009 cover video. Chris played the original on his Gibson Thunderbird.  At the time I hadn’t one (I got one but on reverse body) so I used 1972 my Fender Jazz.

Rickenbacker 4001 CS – tone check

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.

Rickenbacker 4001 CS

Remembering Chris’ 74th birthday, My Rickenbacker 4001CS Chris Squire signature bass. Some technical details and stories about the bass of my life.

We Have Heaven – isolated bass

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

#playforChris7

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”

Statue of Justice

Here’s the first track of Rick Wakeman’s Criminal Record album. It’s been one of my late discoveries, especially because just recently, with spotify, I had access to a good quality recording that I could hear better the bass. I absolutely love this album of Rick Wakeman and the fantastic work that Alan and Chris didContinue reading “Statue of Justice”

YMP – Tormato bass sounds

This week I had the great pleasure to join the Yes Music Podcast to discuss the bass sounds used by Chris Squire on Tormato. YMP hosts Kevin and Mark make also great comments about it. I hope you have a good time with this episode! Here is the link to the show! https://yesmusicpodcast.com/miguel-falcao-takes-us-through-chris-squires-setup-for-tormato-505/

Future Times / Rejoice (isolated bass)

This is the bass-only (isolated bass) version of my previous cover of Future Times / Rejoice. Thanks for watching!

Future Times / Rejoice

Future Times / Rejoice is indeed a very special song for me. This was the song that introduced me to the Yes from the 70’s. My good friend Pedro was already a big fan and he wanted me to listen to the classic stuff, as I was getting very interested in Yes after he lentContinue reading “Future Times / Rejoice”