July 1, 2012

Song: The Traveller. Collecting Masks. Unrepeatable.

Godin Guitar and Carr Rambler Amp

A longer improvisation. Strange notes and chords, occasionally tried to experiment with different picking styles and full chord vibrato. Odd contrasts. Spontaneous key changes. Consistently inconsistent, and at times, challenging to the ear. I remember reading or hearing somewhere that playing one “off” note doesn’t ruin your song: It depends on the note you play […]

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June 24, 2012

Song: Un Paseo por Nerja

Godin Guitar and Carr Rambler Amp

Un paseo por Nerja…a walk through Nerja. This is a charming beach-side town in the south of Spain where I stayed for five glorious weeks. The slow, simple life…the great beaches, picturesque winding streets, unique cafes and restaurants, friendly people…the heat and the sun.  This improvisation was recorded on my classical guitar… Song: Un Paseo […]

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June 24, 2012

Song: Always Subtle Never Overstated

Godin Guitar and Carr Rambler Amp

Used my classical guitar and excessive reverb. It doesn’t sound like a guitar really. There are hints of violins, maybe orchestral sounds, synth sounds, but it’s just the guitar. Recorded using an Audio Technica AT3035 condenser mic. The ambient effects at the beginning and end are from things like scratching my guitar strings with my […]

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