Hi, If you are Looking for a passionate guitarist who will deliver commercial quality tracks, I would love to work with you on your projects. My style is best described as being 'soulful'. I am proficient in styles such as Blues, Funk, Gospel, Rnb, Reggae and more.
I will record:
-Electric lead or rhythm guitar
-Tempo (BPM) is always helpful
-If you have a particular style, sound, or famous player in mind, please say; if not, I'll provide my beautiful interpretation.
The more info you give me at the start, makes it easier for me to give you exactly what you desire for your song.
I have worked with many artistes including Richie Spice, Luciano, Tessane Chin, Romaine Virgo, Jermaine Edwards, Chronixx, Byron Cage and more. I have done many recordings and have toured the US, Europe and the Caribbean as a supporting musician/guitarist.
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5 ReviewsEndorse Chrisgotsoul
Great guy and truly a professional.
Made two tunes with him a reggae and soul, both sound amazing.
Chris delivered what I wanted - fast, professional, responsive and easy to work with. Chris really has "gotsoul"!
Excellent experience! Exceeded my expectations. Great player super responsive! Thank you!
Very beautiful guitar work!
I am producer/record exec and working on a cover project. Chris did an AMAZING JOB on the the song!! He is a great guy to work with and extremely gifted with the guitar!! Excited about doing more work together!
Interview with Chrisgotsoul
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Analog and Digital - due to the fact that I have more flexibility during the post recording period . eg. I can easily take off or add effects without replaying the track.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: My strongest skill is being able to work well with a client, to have a smooth process
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: To deliver High quality work, and work alongside clients until they are satisfied
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: I like that I like it . :)
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: They usually ask for heart-felt solos/licks or grooves
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Just give me as much information as you can, about your project so I can suit your needs musically.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Acoustic guitar, kick drum, harmonica, accordion
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: My career path has been music. I did a degree in Music Education at Edna Manley in Jamaica.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: My style can be described as ' speaking through the guitar'. When I record, I am saying something through those notes.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: I would like to work with John Mayer, as I believe his music allows freedom to express myself on the guitar in my style.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: I know most persons these days are creating similar sounding songs because of the era, but Include some originality in your music , if its even a little bit of it.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: I would say Reggae because I am Jamaican, but I work on many different genres - a lot of soulful music.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring my flavour to a song
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: My typical work process is listening to the track, then I think of the mood of the track and what guitar sounds/tone would fit well with it. I then vibe to it, then record. Sometimes the vibe I do on the first take is really good and spontaneous, and the customer likes it.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I manly use an American fender Strat and a Laguna LE 924 Guitars. I use Bias FX pro for effects. And a Taylor 114ce Acoustic. I also occasionally get the chance to record my nylon string guitar.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Many! Bob Marley, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Jairus Mozee, Greg Howe Nile Rogers and the list goes on.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I am usually called to record soulful guitars