The “slow” video includes the tabs and JamTracks for this one! The incomparable Tony Wray drops by the Cabin once again to show us ways to spice up our G position chords! This one is a blast!
Yay! Just watched the intro, but for anyone throwing in an Em2, I like the smell of that. Should be good!
Love the videos Ben. By the way what are the condenser mikes you are using. Appears to be a SHURE condenser >> wouldn’t happen to know the number?? (I’m only asking because I am starting to record myself and want to know what the pros are using!!)
For shure! Surprisingly, those are actually not condensers. Those are Shure SM-7B. Awesome mics (I have one with years of abuse and it keeps ticking). However, Ben uses cloudlifters on them, and that reportedly makes then much more sensitive like a condenser. If you are looking specifically for a condeser for instruments, in the past he has used (and liked) SM-81s.
Great lesson. Would have been nice to see tabs and more discussion of his runs!
We covered most all that in the first lesson on Wray Rhythm found here: https://banjobenclark.com/lessons/guitar-rhythm-with-tony-wray-guitar-advanced
Be sure to check out the rhythm wruns lesson found here: https://banjobenclark.com/lessons/the-wray-wrhythm-wrun-guitar-advanced
What’s interesting to me is that the pass from Am7 to D resolving to the G (in the D to G section) is a 2-5-1 transition, which is the bread and butter of jazz. Interesting to see that application here.