Category Archives: General

New Song! Christmas In The Air

Written and recorded by me, sung by my wife Jen. You can also hear it on my Music Page Hope you like it. On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/isherwoodme/app/2405167945/

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Studio Time

I know the whole studio room isn’t set up yet, but this part is exciting because I can record, mix, and edit now: Install Pro Tools 11.3.1 and all associated drivers, plugins, etc. into Windows 10.   Install ASIO4ALL audio drivers into … Continue reading

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Labor Day Project

For the past several weeks, I’ve been cleaning, painting, and remaking parts of the house and moving all the furniture and belongings back in bit by bit. Today, I decided that I needed to do something for myself. As things … Continue reading

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Custom Pickguards

I have decided to make my 3 basses match by making custom similar pickguards. I am still working on my Fretless Jazz Bass, but I have already shaped the pickguard for it also. Here is a pic with my 2 … Continue reading

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Jazz Bass Makeover 2013 (-2021)

Ok, here I go again. This time to update my 1978 Fender Jazz Bass. It’s not the first time I have done so. Around 1988 (I don’t remember exactly when) I decided to replace the neck with a fretless neck. … Continue reading

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Final Result Video – P-Bass Makeover Project 2013

This video is to show off the completed bass, I am finally happy with the pickguard. Looks a little like an F-Clef (Bass Clef) in an artsy way? That was my intention. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eOCaIU8WDe0&feature=youtu.be] Soon-to-come: another video with the unique, … Continue reading

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P-Bass Makeover 2013

I have decided to refinish my P-Bass, and after that, I will touch up and refine the look of my Jazz Fretless. I created a new logo so the 2 basses will compliment each other, incorporating the original serial numbers … Continue reading

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WANTED: SPECIFIC Maple Fender Jazz Bass Neck – LONG STORY

I posted this ad on the Norfolk/VA Beach Craigslist, but perhaps someone browsing this website may have some clues… ๐Ÿ˜€ In the late 80s I lost a storage unit while in the Navy at sea. In that storage unit was … Continue reading

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Real World Recording Equipment

Today I found out that I have all the exact same equipment that was used by “RedOne” to create and produce Lady Gaga’s “Poker Face” and other songs. (2 Grammys!) Also others like Rihanna and Katy Perry have recorded on … Continue reading

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Jen’s Song – Friday, Sept. 30, 2011

My wife posted a song for me on Facebook, so I wrote her one in response. I kept it short so that it would be done tonight ๐Ÿ˜€ Hope you like it! Keep In Tune! Jen’s Song [audio:http://jmjsites.info/isherwoodme/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/JensSong01.mp3|titles=JensSong01|initialvolume=100]

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highway to heven by rednek ravens

(also known as Brian and Zach) [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGaFCFvD7TA]

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Twitter For Smarties

Well, I didnโ€™t want to call you a Dummy! For those who may not have been exposed to the phenomenon of Twitter, or who donโ€™t understand it enough to see its usefulness, I have decided to write some of what … Continue reading

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My 8th Anniversary

Also near the 8th Anniversary of my walk into the studio with my bass in my hand and this song in my head.

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