Listen to an job interview with guitarist Steve Marion about his new album, ‘After Several hours,’ and more.
Episode 136 of The JamBase Podcast, a husband or wife of the Osiris Media Community, capabilities an job interview with Fragile Steve (guitarist Steve Marion). JamBase’s Andy Kahn just lately caught up with Steve to communicate about his new album, Soon after Several hours, and substantially far more.
Marion recalled his time in Tucson, Arizona, the place he decamped at the begin of the COVID-19 pandemic. The 12 months he lived there was spent absent from the guitar and he talked about the effect that had on his musicianship, and finally the new record.
Marion gave the backstory on the 1966 Fender Stratocaster guitar that was the only guitar he played on the album. It turns out the guitarist not genuinely a lot of a gear head and in its place left the research for the fantastic Strat to his mate and cohort Ofir Ganon. Marion described embracing the sound of the guitar, which was a various technique from quite a few of his previous recordings that tended to attempt for obscure appears from the instrument.
Other matters that have been explored incorporated his songwriting process and how the album came alongside one another for the duration of recording periods held final year. Among the other musicians who appeared on Soon after Hours ended up Brazilian percussionist Mauro Refosco and bassist Shahzad Ismaily and the discussion explored how they each individual played integral roles in creating the album.
The interview also touched on Steve’s working experience as a touring member of The Black Keys in 2019 and 2020, foremost up to the pandemic. The guitarist shared some attention-grabbing insights from the perspective of an individual who has a successful solo career stepping into that part of touring musician.