Urban Apes - a Jazz Rock tune off the EQ album 'To Speak'. Available on iTunes, Vorticity Music, Abstract Logix and Audiophile Imports.
This performance was recorded on Australian TV show 'Guitar Gods and Master Pieces' Typo on the credit text :)
For anyone interested in the tune:
The tune modulates between time signatures.
The intro is in 13 ( or 5/4, 5/4 3/4)
A section is in 9/4 (or 3/4 X 3)
The B section in 6/4
Basic one mic, one take recording at channel 31 with:
Gretsch Sparkle Jet with a Foxrox Zim Drive overdrive pedal through an 80's Fender Super Champ with a 10" speaker
Urban Apes - Chris Bieniek - off the EQ Album ' To Speak'
Altona East - by Chris Bieniek
Chris Bieniek -Shredder-saurus-rex - Guitar Gods and Masterpieces
|Chris Bieniek: To Speak|
To Speak by EQ - © Copyright - EQ / Vorticity Music (9327061010214)
2012 sees Australian jazz-fusion group EQ release their long awaited second album. Following up from 2007's self-titled release this powerhouse trio returns to offer a bold new step in their music, the addition of keyboards, and creative yet true fusion compositions.
This new recording features the explosive playing of Chris Bieniek (guitar), Chris Broomhead (drums), Kit Riley (bass) and special guest Daniel Gassin (piano & keys), and is the must-have album of the Australian jazz-fusion scene for 2012!
1. Swap Moniker 7:21
2. Urban Apes 5:45
3. Solid Ground 5:28
4. Natural High 6:11
5. Cheek 5:47
6. To Speak 7:40
7. Suenami 6:45
8. Weightless 7:32
9. Fantasia 5:27
10. Cardenesia 7:14
11. Shreddersaurus Rex
|Chris Bieniek: EQ|
EQ by EQ
A very impressive debut release from this powerhouse fusion trio who hail from Melbourne, Australia. The album features Chris Bieniek on guitar, Chris Broomhead on drums and Kit Riley on bass, as well as saxophonist Danny Healy guesting on two tracks.
2. Beach Tang 4:19 + MP3 $0.99
3. Ika 4:16 + MP3 $0.99
4. Who D In E 2:46 + MP3 $0.99
5. Drop D Jazz 6:00 + MP3 $0.99
6. Another Pint For Thy Merry Gentleman 3:58 + MP3 $0.99
7. Dracula's Waltz 4:17 + MP3 $0.99
8. Poleo 3:07 + MP3 $0.99
9. Sleazy Dream 4:29 + MP3 $0.99
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