The Scoop: Saturday Night Live guitarist Jared Scharff has a side project called Pearl Lion. He has officially released a music video for his latest single “Alpha4” via Fox ADHD (Animation Domination High-Def).
In addition to performing weekly on SNL, Scharff produces and writes on various records, including Kat Dahlia’s “Mirror” and The Chainsmokers/Tritonal’s “Until You Were Gone”, as well as plays guitar on albums including Sara Bareilles’ Waitress. On his popular YouTube channel Unnecessary Shredding, Scharff takes today’s biggest pop songs such as “Can’t Feel My Face” (The Weeknd) and “Boom Clap” (Charli XCX) and jams over them. The #UnnecessaryShredding hashtag has become a popular one amongst guitarists now uploading their own versions of Scharff’s concept
Watch the video below.