Quarantine Solos

A daily diary of stuck-in-the-home-studio drumming, during America’s 2020 Coronavirus drama.

Raymond Bassi Group

Keyboardist/composer Raymond Bassi, bassist Ben Wallace-Ailsworth, and drummer Ian K Shields formed the RBG in 2017 while working as instructors for Guitar Center. An exciting Jazz/Rock fusion group, the RBG is driven by a risk-taking improvisational approach as much as by Bassi’s unique original compositions.

Weekend Tsunami at the Mojo Lounge

Weekend Tsunami is an SF Bay Area classic Rock band led by guitarist Vic Artiga. On December 21, 2018, they were joined by Ian K Shields on drums for a blistering evening at the Mojo Lounge, in the East Bay. Enjoy the vibe.