Mac DeMarco is featured in the new episode of Ernie Ball String Theory, discussing his various influences and progression as a musician.
Throughout the video, DeMarco jams out on a Fender Stratocaster, and chats about his early influences while learning guitar as a teenager, ranging from emulating Keith Richard’s open tunings to finding inspiration in Neil Young’s use of chords to compliment his fluid song writing.
DeMarco also discusses his use Ernie Ball Regular Slinky Electric Strings, highlighting the reliability of the strings for live performances and studio tone, as well as providing a key tip for aspiring musicians – “Let it fly, keep it real, and enjoy yourself.”
Watch Mac’s appearance on Ernie Ball String Theory below.
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