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Ken Lawrence + Warwick SSII Soundclip Goodies

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Lokire, Jan 9, 2006.

  1. Who's up for some soundclips? ;)

    It's been a little while, so here's a bunch of little goodies for ya...

    Ken Lawrence:

    An improv jam I did on October 6th 2005. Sweet tone
    http://www.artistcollaboration.com/users/loki/KL Oct 6 2005.wma

    Suite for Solo Cello No. 5 In C Minor -Courante
    Did this back in May. A Bach piece I had been working on transposing onto bass (a little rough). Had forgotten about it untill today:
    http://www.artistcollaboration.com/users/loki/Suite for Solo Cello No. 5 In C Minor - Courante.wma

    Warwick Streamer Stage II (can you say GROWL? :D ):

    Me playing along to a Jamiroquai song with a sweet(!!) bassline. "If I like it, I just do it"
    http://www.artistcollaboration.com/users/loki/SSII Jamiroquai.mp3

    Me playing along to an Incubus song (also a sweet bassline) - "Clean"
    http://www.artistcollaboration.com/users/loki/SSII Clean.mp3

    Enjoy :)
  2. *applause* :D

    I especially loved your octave-to-ninth-back-to-octave slides you used in the Jamiroquai piece. Very smooth!!!

    Love your touch, and your muting technique is fantastic. :bassist:

    Techie Question - what did you use to record that (with the bass boosted over the backing music)?
  3. Cliff Bordwell

    Cliff Bordwell Commercial User

    Jan 6, 2004
    USA , Orlando , Florida
    Owner of CB BASSES
    Great playing great tone.
  4. Daywalker


    Apr 13, 2005
    All of those clips are great. I could listen to them over and over. Really great tone from both of your basses. Is "Clean" off of Make Yourself? I can't remember. Anyways, great job!
  5. Lorenzini


    Dec 31, 2004
    Los Angeles
    Great playing especially on the Warwick.
  6. Dr. Cheese

    Dr. Cheese Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2004
    Metro St. Louis
    I don't know about the basses, but you sound great! I suspect you would sound just fine on an SX. :bassist:
  7. I really dig all of these clips. Great tone and playing! :bassist:

    Move to Columbus. Give me lessons. :D ;)
  8. I suppose I do ;) .

    http://www.artistcollaboration.com/users/loki/Linda Demo.mp3

    Wish my SX played half as well as those two though :bawl:

    Yep - "Clean" is on Make Yourself

    I recorded the bass(es) direct through a Klark Teknik DI, into a Mackie 1402 mixer. Turned the bass EQ all the way down on the tracks I was playing to. EQ on the Warwick was flat with some compression only. Then that all goes to my Delta 66 soundcard recorded to Adobe Audition :)

    Thanks guys :bassist:
  9. Yvon

    Yvon Supporting Member

    Nov 2, 2000
    Montreal, Canada
    I want that KL, it's not for sale yet?
  10. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU
    Nice! :cool:

    I prefer the tone of the W, too.
    a bit off-topic question: what p-ups do you have in there?
  11. Nope, probably never :D

    Pickups in the Warwick or the KL? The warwick is stock (for now anyways) with the MEC pickups and pre. The KL has Benavente pickups and pre.
  12. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU
    Oh I see you have a thread in P-ups... it looks like I was a bit too fast to ask :oops: :smug:
  13. reens


    Mar 16, 2005
    reviving a very old post because 1: I had this SSII/Jamiroquai track on my laptop for ages, then burnt it off, and played it on a good stereo and I gotta say WOW - it sounded great! Then 2: I had to trawl thru the forums to find the original post again and say WOW in person. The way it popped out of the stereo, just amazing. I don't know if it's the Klark or the fine playing or the SSII magic or what, but damn it's nice.
  14. humpy thumb

    humpy thumb

    Jul 23, 2005
    Sydney Australia
    Warwick bass forum moderator.
    It's your fine playing on a fine bass Reens.