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

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”

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”

I See You

Remembering Chris Squire, six years upon his passing, I have made a cover video of “I See You”, from Yes’ debut album. This video was a suggestion from my dear Patron Doran Cox, who has especially supported this video by becoming a Super Bass Patron. I am also pleased to announce that there will beContinue reading “I See You”

No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed

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!

A Gift From My Patrons

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”