When there’s a new video by Steve Metcalf, I drop everything to check it out.
This one is fantastic, as all of his videos. But this one is much more personal.
“This Red Hot Chili Peppers cover of ‘Snow’ is dedicated to my lifelong best friend David Coover who died on January 13th 2014,” Steve shared. “The Chili Peppers’ where one of his favorite bands. He always liked my other Chili Peppers’ covers and told me to cover them more often, so I chose to cover ‘Snow’ in memory of him.”
Steve borrowed his girlfriend’s mandolin and learned how to play the song on it over the last month.
“Mandolin and bass compliment each other well, I think,” Steve said.
We agree. Amazing, as usual.