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My Zon Legacy elite 5 in action!

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by El Bobo, Nov 22, 2013.


  1. El Bobo

    El Bobo

    Apr 24, 2003
    Seattle
    I haven't posted in a while but thought a few people might enjoy this. It is actually my old band who reunited to do a benefit show for a friend this December. We figured to help promote the show we would do a couple of live in Studio recordings of some old, unrecorded material. Hope you enjoy! It's good to use the legacy 5 again after a long break (mostly using my Legacy 8):bassist:

    recommend HD.

     
  2. Damian Coccio

    Damian Coccio Supporting Member

    Feb 7, 2002
    USA

    Cool, I enjoyed it.
     
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  4. El Bobo

    El Bobo

    Apr 24, 2003
    Seattle
  5. What was your recording setup, and your bass' s specs? I really liked your sound and how it fit in the mix. I have a Legacy Elite 6 string, and am just curious.
     
  6. tedesco23

    tedesco23

    May 12, 2010
    Evansville, WI
  7. El Bobo

    El Bobo

    Apr 24, 2003
    Seattle
    As best as I can remember the bass (stock legacy elite 5, ZP-2DM etc DR Sunbeam strings) went through my Chandler little devil boost pedal straight into a DI ( don't recall sadly which one but something very neutral). I know we used a touch of sansamp, Urei 1176 compressor, tube tech eq and a tiny touch of AMS reverb. all of this through an SSL board. Kinda fun all outboard gear and no plugins which is my style if I can swing it. I don't know if that is helpful at all haha. I like recording direct with my Zon's as it seems to lend better results than my Ampeg SVT-VR.:bassist:





     
  8. El Bobo

    El Bobo

    Apr 24, 2003
    Seattle
    Thank you!

    Also here is the video in much better quality on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/80040479

     
  9. AndroWal

    AndroWal

    Sep 28, 2003
    Ojai, CA
  10. El Bobo

    El Bobo

    Apr 24, 2003
    Seattle
    Thank you so much for watching it! I love doing live recordings, imperfections and all.


     
  11. Chazinroch

    Chazinroch

    Feb 2, 2003
    Ontario N.Y.
  12. El Bobo

    El Bobo

    Apr 24, 2003
    Seattle
    Thanks so much! Its funny to record and film a song you did 11 years ago as a 20 year old. Very nostalgic for all of us.

     
  13. tsar nicholas

    tsar nicholas

    Mar 28, 2012
    Phoenix
    Great sound and playing! You should post this in the Zon Club thread.
     
  14. gwangi

    gwangi

    Jul 4, 2009
    Forbidden Valley
    Checked out your Youtube link and just wanted to say it was AWESOME,AWESOME,AWESOME, great sounding Zon, great playing.
     
  15. El Bobo

    El Bobo

    Apr 24, 2003
    Seattle
    Awesome! Thanks for checking it out.:bassist:

    Chris

     
  16. D.A.R.K.

    D.A.R.K. Supporting Member

    Aug 20, 2003
    Love it, excellent playing and the music is fantastic!
     
  17. Space Pickle

    Space Pickle

    Apr 15, 2013
    this song is harmonic-tastic

    i give it two (2) thumbs up
     
  18. Means2nEnd

    Means2nEnd Supporting Member

    Someone turned me onto your music about a month ago on Vimo or some file/video sharing host. I love it and your tone is insane. Where can I get more? What is the name of your band and can I buy / download it? Absolutely kick ass music and bass...:bassist:
     
  19. Space Pickle

    Space Pickle

    Apr 15, 2013
    Dude, the band is called 'Omni'. It's plastered all over the video in giant animated letters. :p
     
  20. RodBR

    RodBR

    Mar 1, 2012
    World
    Waw man!
    Awesome!
     
  21. mwbassace

    mwbassace

    Jul 26, 2010
    N.W. Ohio
    Just listened to this song for the 2nd time in as many days, and this tune kicks butt! The guitars mesh really well together as does the drums & bass (killer bass tone!:bassist:). The recording as a whole is very cool, even the lights! I'll be checking out more from you guys.:)
     



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