Pete Downes guitaristPete Downes is a UK fusion guitarist, leader of critically acclaimed PD3 (Pete Downes Trio), composer, producer & teacher.

New video of 'Ultraviolet'

PD3 playing ‘Ultraviolet’

From the new album 'Song for Sophia' by PD3 now on iTunes and CD Baby.
Pete Downes: guitar, Andy Coe: double bass, Tim Bruce: drums.
Guitar gear: Gibson CS-175 into Boss ME-70…

PD3 playing ‘Ultraviolet’
Bach Prelude 3 video

Bach Prelude 3 video
From JS Bach's Well Tempered Clavier book 1.

Bach Prelude 3 video
C For Miles: in search of the ultimate guitar sound

in search of the ideal guitar sound

I've been experimenting with overdrives in the search for my ideal sound. I've tried many 'off-the-shelf' devices and several 'boutique' devices.  So far my favourite solution is the Rocket Pedal's…

in search of the ideal guitar sound


Song for Sophia PD3 (Pete Downes Trio)

Hear 2 minute sample tracks from the latest recording by PD3.

  1. Ultraviolet
  2. Hold On
  3. Song for Sophia
  4. Cool it Weird
  5. Partita in E BWV 1006
    See video
  6. Ballad for JM
  7. Over the Rainbow
  8. Jaxi Taxi
  9. Neena
  10. Fallen Idols

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