I’m excited to tell you that ZAVALAZ, the band I am in with Cedric, Greg Rogove and Dan Elkan, was just announced via our new website, Facebook page, Instagram, Tumblr, MySpace and Twitter. Most importantly, we’re hitting the road in June so I hope to see you ALL out at the shows. More dates are [...]
On tour, Marcel and I like to hit the streets on bikes so we grabbed some from the hotel, rode down the coast and found this piano. Marcel composed on the spot, inspired by the scenery here in Tel Aviv. – Juan Alderete
Juan discusses some of the characteristics of his ’78 P Bass.
I am a lucky guy when it comes to gear support. Companies as huge as Ampeg and Fender help me with my touring gear and smaller companies such as Wren And Cuff, can get me a custom pedal to help me achieve a sound or an effect that I need for a specific track. Here [...]
I always want to collaborate with Jonathan Hischke and he is always cool enough to roll through my studio and pedal nerd it with me. I thought what would be cool is to have both of us did a demo of Earthquaker Devices’ Rainbow Machine! Having not spent any real time with the device, I [...]
I can’t tell you all how grateful I am to have the support of you all on www.pedalsandeffects.com launch. Let’s make this a great site for all musicians who are interested in sound exploration! – Juan Alderete
I am pretty excited to announce the launch of www.pedalsandeffects.com. Because of my 25+ year obsession for pedals/stompboxes/effects, I wanted to share my experience and knowledge in how I construct sounds and music utilizing these devices. I have spent many hours crafting sonic ideas and it’s with these concepts, I feel can inspire my fellow [...]
Alderete launches site showcasing his knowledge of pedals, effects, instruments and techniques gained over successful 25 year career. LOS ANGELES, CA (June 4, 2012) — Renowned rock bassist Juan Alderete announces today the launch of his newest endeavor, www.PedalsAndEffects.com, a comprehensive site covering a range of music-related topics with a focus on the pedals and [...]