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I’ve been testing bass strings to find something that can endure intensive tremolo use and after my most recent ‘D’ string break, I’ve noticed that it is almost always the ‘D’ string that breaks and that it’s always at the … Continue reading
More than a musical experiment, my Road to Forgiveness solo bass EP is also a personal fund-raising effort, supporting The International Association for Suicide Prevention and our local Quebec City Suicide Prevention Center. The album features my unique and experimental … Continue reading
Here’s a rough one-take demo of my solo bass piece ‘Horizon’. I’ve started messing around with a DGDG tuning to add some depth. Sorry for the goofs and bad intonation, I’m still working on the new fingerings that this arrangement … Continue reading
I’ve been polishing my pieces for solo bass in preparation for my debut album. I’ve been experimenting with alternate tunings to help dressup one piece in particular – I think I’ll be getting some interesting results, once I adapt to … Continue reading
Here are basic tracks from a demo of a song from our ‘Road Kill Soup’ project.
Here’s another example of thumbpicking using open strings and double stops…
Here’s a video from last saturday’s performance which should give you an idea of one of the ways you can use thumb picking…