Providing sounds to the UK's
biggest artists

“Vern is something special, he brings that little extra to every track we work on together!”‘Froe’ – TMS Productions (One Direction, Rita Ora, Olly Murs & more)
"...an excellent songwriter...guitar wise, there's not much he can't play..."Alex Uhlmann - Planet Funk
"I've really enjoyed collaborating with Vern and am very proud of the results. Here's to doing lots more together in the future!"Chris Smith - Director P.C.A.M
“...an exceptional musician with an ability to cover and replicate a wide range of styles...”Max Rafferty - The Kooks
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Online Sessions

Vern has provided tracking for some of the biggest artists in the U.K, including One Direction, Olly Murs, Sigma, Rita Ora and many more.

 

Vern is able to provide you with top quality guitar and bass tracks to fit perfectly with your project. As well as being an accomplished studio musician, Vern is able to work remotely from his home studio and deliver bespoke passes to you directly via a file transfer site.

 

How It Works:

  1. Discuss the brief
  2. Send Vern your files
  3. Skype / FaceTime meeting
  4. Receive your finished recording

 

If you want to work with Vern, please send a short message detailing your requirements below.

 

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Composition

With over 20 years of experience in composing guitar based music, Vern is able to write and co-write music to brief, spanning a wide range of genres. Vern can write and produce the perfect soundtrack to make your project stand out as having ‘that little something extra’.

 

How it works:

 

  1. Discuss the brief
  2. Skype / FaceTime meeting
  3. Draft
  4. Skype / FaceTime review
  5. Receive your finished recording

 

Please listen to some examples of Vern’s songwriting below – Blueprint Moon is a cowriting project with Sam Bourne:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ekdPHCpJarQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IF86oGViH4I

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBLZkVo0UX0

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Vern Asbury - Session Musician specialising in guitars

 

Vern is a multi-instrumentalist, (guitar, vocal, bass, drums), specialising in guitar. In addition to having established himself as a session guitarist in the pop music industry, Vern writes and produces music. Vern’s originals project, ‘Blueprint Moon’ is a songwriting duo, featuring Sam Bourne.

 

Writing and Recording

 

  • Vern is currently co-writing and playing sessions for various writers and producers including TMS Productions (Lewis Capaldi / James Arthur / Little Mix / Olly Murs / Tom Grennan / Anne-Marie / Niall Horan / Ella Henderson)

 

Live Experience

 

  • Between 2011 and 2013, Vern played for Max Rafferty (ex The Kooks) as his touring lead guitarist in the UK and Europe.
  • Between 2008 and 2010, Vern played as lead guitarist for Friday Night Hero (singer, Alex Uhlmann now fronts Planet Funk) in the UK and Europe.

 

Some Session Acoustic/Electric/Bass Guitar Recordings:

 

  • Lewis Capaldi – Forget Me, Before You Go
  • Anne-Marie & Niall Horan – Our Song
  • One Direction – Temporary Fix
  • James Arthur – You Deserve Better, Never Let You Go
  • Ella Henderson & Tom Grennan – Let’s Go Home Together
  • Tom Grennan – Little Bit Of Love
  • Paloma Faith – Make Your Own Kind Of Music, Til I’m Done
  • Olly Murs – Why Do I Love You, Private

 

Vern Asbury - Session Musician (promo shot with guitar)

 

 

 

Guitars:

Fender USA 2015 Standard Telecaster

Fender USA 1994 Stratocaster

Fender Jazz 1994 Bass

Gibson SG ’61 Reissue

Epiphone Les Paul Custom Pro

Takamine EN10C

Martin GPC PA4

Custom Nylon Acoustic

 

Hardware/Software/Outboard

Fender Hot Rod Deluxe III

Peavey Ultra Tube 112

Various Guitar FX Pedals

Boss RC-50 Loop Station

Adam F7 Monitors

Mackie 1604VLZ Mixing Console

Focusrite Platinum Penta Pre amp / Compressor

Mac / Logic / Cubase / Guitar Rig

Rode NT 1000 Mic

AKG C1000S Mic

Sure SM57 Mic

Sure SM58 Mic

Beyer Dynamic DT770 Pro Headphones

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Please checkout some of my previous recorded work below

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nBZlrbrBO1I

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBLZkVo0UX0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLY7nVsq2-s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Z8L4Qed8F8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sfqt2KtSj-Q

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IF86oGViH4I

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8g_cDtjM0aY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HXJcKeeXSlM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=US9d0ay2tJE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jtauh8GcxBY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ekdPHCpJarQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8RIqHxsh-i0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jiuF1oyt-Yc

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WdDZdpw8siw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHey3FIyujQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G8GN0hm41sA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cSPQ3yW0b8I

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0sj19OmyhqQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tS26xch5U24

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4y4wRreMPco

 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fGCmIuZDid0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5p4bwxuM71k

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cnKtev7k_GI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kRpfSYHzHs0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gR1owF4sIqI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tcVnOsGH0AM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nisG-2U2qPw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pw-kVjvCvOA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lk3fVaqRHaM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6iA021P_yxY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5z7iNvS67bk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QYuenePi4Tg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lirEci2wTY