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.
My credits include 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.
Tell me about your project and how I can help, through the 'Contact' button above.
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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