June 2012 Blog Posts (6)

G jam

If you just want to jam in the key of G 


please feel free to download the G jam file.

scales that work are

G major.  G,A,B,C,D,E,F# and G

G pentatonic  G,A,B,C,D,G

and SOME G blues thrown in there... G,Bb,C,C#,D,F,G

Added by brad shores on June 22, 2012 at 11:38am — No Comments

the hokey pokey (?)

here is a track requested by member Ed anderson because he had a request for it...

my condolences   hehe


Added by brad shores on June 21, 2012 at 4:19pm — No Comments

my pussin in Ab mp3s

my%20pussin%20Ab%20with%20lead.zip  my pussin with lead

my%20pussin%20Ab%20without%20lead.zip my pussin without lead

Added by brad shores on June 21, 2012 at 2:30am — No Comments

my pussin in Ab major (original key)


i have the mp3 files also, but you will have to e mail me at brad@tropicalshores.net if you want them...

i have had trouble uploading.

Added by brad shores on June 20, 2012 at 7:51am — No Comments

Caroline (Old calypso by -- Roaring Lion)

Recorded at home Backing track made by me , Voice, Uke + Steelpan...

Tried something new 

have a listen..



Added by peter Taylor on June 17, 2012 at 5:44pm — No Comments

Pokarekare Anna New zealand Traditional song


Have a listen to this NZ Maori song, you can also google versions with Kiwi Singers.

Never heard it with steelpan before...

Backing track made by me.  on my tyros 4...

Hope you enjoy.


Added by peter Taylor on June 17, 2012 at 3:00am — 1 Comment

Blog Posts

Tuning in Germany / Europe

Hello everyone, 

yesterday my pan was retuned. in 1.5 hours it sounds very nice again.

Mr. Eckhard Schulz and Martin Speck explained a lot to me about the Pan that I had acquired. Very interesting.

Here is the address if someone wants a tuning in Europe or a new Pan Made in Germany.

E.C.S. Steel drums Eckhard Schulz / Martin Speck

Güntherstrasse 69…

Posted by Michael Appel on February 25, 2021 at 4:00am

seeking backtracks and sheet music

I play double tenor and am looking to buy quality backtracks with corresponding sheet music to add  to my repertoire. I'm a strict reader and weak with improv.  Brad Shores has been a Big help and I have all 9 of his books.  Any other suggestions for expanding my repertoire?  Thanks! 

Posted by Mary Elizabeth Eilerman on August 12, 2020 at 6:15pm — 2 Comments

Pan tunes 9 pics

Posted by brad shores on May 15, 2019 at 7:11am — 3 Comments

Pan Kat

Alternate Mode Pan KAT

Up for auction is a Pan KAT Midi Steel Drum that I used to play reggae tunes.  I have had the Pan KAT for 10 + years but really only used it for about a year to play solo steel drum and some Jimmy Buffett tunes for friends (I am a guitar player).  The original unit cost about $1,800 without the case and I am offering it up for $825 plus shipping.  I used an older Roland MIDI sampler (not included) for the steel drum sounds but IndigiSounds (YouTube link…


Posted by brad shores on January 30, 2019 at 9:44am — 1 Comment



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