Spring-ing back

After a year away from gigging with just an acoustic guitar, technology appears to have enabled me to return with a new set-up for Spring…

I’ve been working on how to present some of the songs I was performing in a more ‘electronic’ format but wasn’t sure how to get past a few bars of loops without hiding behind a laptop. I’ve actually tried this before, though it was in a duo called ‘The New School of British Blues’ over 10 years ago using some very old equipment.

Alesis MMT-8

What I used in the old days… complete with very 80’s grey plastic casing.

I’m using guitar samples as much as possible, so it won’t be a complete departure from what I was doing previously. Please watch this space as I’ll be posting some examples with the intention of playing live again soon.

Thanks

4 thoughts on “Spring-ing back

    • Haha my partner in ryhme. Yes I still have the file for the Beastie Boys cover somewhere… looking forward to resurrecting it in its intended format (never really worked on an acoustic). Maybe you can guest if I play in Wolverhampton again!

      On the subject, let me know if there’s anything you’ve done solo or under the ‘New School’ banner I can post a link to.

      Cheers Rob

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