Hawaiian Steel Guitar Association... encouraging the study, teaching and performance of the Hawaiian Steel Guitar
Music by Mike Fried
Mike Fried

Mike Fried
Nashville, TN, US

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Nuages Mike Fried - DC16 Rickenbacker non-pedal steel - B11 tuning: F# B C# D# F# C# A E (low-high) and tenor uke. Michael Solle - electric nylon-string guitar. Band-In-A-Box backing tracks.
Sophisticated Hula Instruments used: early 1950's Bronson Model 52 Melody King lap steel (Rickenbacker BD6), tuned F#9 (F#-A#-E-G#-C#-E, low-high); 1960's Kamaka "pineapple" soprano 'ukulele, C reentrant tuning: early 1950's Gibson ES-135 electric archtop guitar; Roland MicroCube amp, "JC Clean" mode.

Track credits: Mike Fried - steel guitar, ukulele; Mike Solle - rhythm guitar; Band-in-a-box backing tracks; Roland Virtual Sound Canvas and Plugsound software synth instruments; MXL 990 condenser microphone into a Digidesign MBox and Nuendo.
South Of Honolulu Mike Fried - Tradewind 7 string frypan non-pedal steel (made by Elva West). F#9 tuning F#-A#-C#-E-G#-C#-E (low-high). Roland Micro Cube amp set on the "JC clean" mode. MXL 990 condenser microphone into a Digidesign MBox and Nuendo.
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