Spotlight / Zaska

'It's always about keeping it funky...'

We met up with Max Zaska, bandleader and guitarist of the Irish funk group Zaska, to discuss his compositional processes, creating a powerful, driving sound, and to check out his guitar and setup.


Guitar: Gibson ES-335

Amp: Fender Blues Junior

Pedals: Delay pedal on the Boss ME-50; Ibanez Tube Screamer; Micro Q-Tron envelope filter.


Interviewed and produced by Kilian Carroll. 

Filmed and edited by Conor Fleming. 

Filmed in Bello Bar, Dublin, on Nov. 19th, 2014,