John Frusciante Backing Vocals Analysis - Red Hot Chili Peppers - Singing & Production Tips
John Frusciante is an incredible lead vocalist and songwriter on his own!
When joined with his multi-talented Chili Peppers, his background vocals soar and glue genius musical ideas together in amazing ways!
We’re going to notice that the imperfections are precisely what makes things so special. The phrasing, tone, and the way that he melds rhythm with the lead vocals is incredible.
If you want to get better at backing vocals, there is no better person to study, in rock music, than John Frusciante.
Join me for an analysis of John’s backing vocals on Pepper’s Slow Cheetah. We get to use a “lead vocals out” version of the song so we can dig extra deep into the parts and nuances John contributes.
…And as usual, I’ll show some interesting production ideas and singing tips that will help and inspire you in your own projects!