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New Solo Bass Album

My new solo bass album ’Mysteries of the Deep’ is available as a bandcamp or iTunes pre-order with an official release of January 5th 2018.  Featuring 11 fretted and fretless bass compositions, ‘Mysteries of the Deep’ approaches Solo Bass as a vehicle for exploring subconscious depths. This album’s compositions, massive effects and creative looping are sure to inspire and relax.  The…

The Koa 6 String Bass

I am often asked “who makes your bass and what are the specs”? This article addresses those questions about the Koa 6 and provides a brief history of it’s development. My Koa 6 string bass was made by Fodera Guitars in New York City and is the most important instrument I’ve owned. It is totally customized to my body and…

Inside Look at my YouTube Video Production

The two most common questions I get asked are “what effects do you use?” and “how do you record YouTube videos?” This article addresses those questions with a few different approaches. Equipment I use: Ditto Looper, Strymon Timeline, Strymon Big Sky, Strymon OBP-1, EHX Freeze, Apollo Twin Interface, Sony DSC RX-100 Camera, iMac, Logic Pro, Various plugins, Isotope Ozone 7,…

Unplugged From Social Media

We owe it to ourselves to understand how social media affects our brains, our privacy and why it’s “free”.  I love interacting with fans ( contact me here ) but social media’s manipulative design is addictive and fragments our attention. The Profiteering tactics of fighting for our attention, keeping us over engaged and selling our personal information, are not good for us.  The end result is too…

‘Peace Project’ EP Released!

‘Peace Project’ released today!  Featuring 8 original Solo Bass compositions on 6 string fretted bass, Peace Project is sure to inspire the imagination and create a sense of peace. A high quality convolution reverb was used in a sonic exploration of noteworthy temples, cathedrals and spaces around the world.  The EP was written and played during an inspired one week period in…

New Album ‘Year In Review’ is Released!

My new solo bass album ‘Year in Review’ released today! Year in Review features 11 original beautiful & relaxing solo bass compositions on the six string fretted and four string fretless basses. The creative use of effects produces rich organic tones from the extended range bass and fretless. Now on iTunes, CD Baby, Amazon, Band Camp, etc..  All songs were written…

‘Trial By Light’ is Released!

30 Minutes, 10 Tracks of Solo Bass on 4 string fretless and 5 string fretted basses.  Hard Copy CDs are available through CD Baby. Now on iTunes, CD Baby, Amazon, Band Camp, etc..  Check out this Album Review!  All songs were written and played by Damian Coccio.        

‘Waves of Spring’ is Released!

Available for download on iTunes, CD Baby, Amazon etc. Waves of Spring is 14 tracks of original live solo bass guitar compositions with no overdubs.  Now on iTunes, CD Baby, Amazon, Band Camp, etc..  All songs were written and played by Damian Coccio.      

Peppertool Interview

Peppertool is a new music website based out of Italy. Thank you Alessandro Arrigo for asking me to do this, I look forward to working with you again on the upcoming artwork.  >>Visit Interview on Peppertool<<