The bass guitar remains even to the most avid music fans, an enigma. They might have listened to thousands of tracks thousands of times and yet, they don't know what the bass guitar is. Common responses include but aren't limited to: "What is that guy even doing?" "What is that longer guitar?" "Did he switch … Continue reading Bass Guitar – what it does
As part of Origin, I have already participated in two competitions but my third was the best in many ways. Firstly, the location - we were to perform within the University premises and compete with bands from other colleges in the Eastern Band event of Kuruksastra 2016. As far as I am concerned, it couldn't … Continue reading The Best Stage So Far
Days and nights hardly matter when one travels in a company of ludicrous, wanton and eternally spontaneous bunch of people (read Origin) - because one can't tell when the night ended and day broke! Perhaps there were no days or nights with them, they were there to mock, jibe, jeer and taunt when I was … Continue reading Origin: the music
For the first time ever, I was going to bunk an entire day of college - the first time in my one and half year tango with SASTRA University. However, I had a good reason to do so. I'm traveling to Coimbatore with my band, Origin. We were going to compete in Yugam, a fest … Continue reading Origin: To Coimbatore
Today I bought a brand new bass guitar along with an amplifier. Totally it cost 25 grand!It's a Vintage V80. It's a four string model, jet black throughout, single piece wood, two pickups. Overall, it is a very decent guitar, it feels right and I love it already.The amplifier is a Stranger PM40. It's a … Continue reading I’m finally a bassist!