- Higley, AZ
- Current Setup:
𝄢 '08 Fender '70s Classic Jazz Bass - Sunburst/Black. Fitted with BadAss II bridge.
𝄢 '07 Fender American Standard Jazz Bass V Deluxe - Sunburst/Black. .130 B-string.
𝄢 '07 Lākland Skyline Duck Dunn - Candy Apple Red/Black. Strung with .050-.105 D'Addario Chromes.
𝄢 '80 Peavey T-40 - SiennaBurst/Black.
𝄢 '04 Precision Bass Special Fretless - Black/Black. Squier body, fitted with custom Warmoth neck (unlined, maple fingerboard), Seymour Duncan SPB-1 and SJB-1 pickups, and Babicz FCH bridge. Strung with .045-.100 D'Addario Half-Rounds.
𝄢 '80 Rickenbacker 4001 - Jetglo/White. Fitted with Hipshot Ric bridge, strung with R.Cocco .045-.105 stainless steel rounds.
𝄢 '11 Yamaha BB424X - Sunburst/Black
𝄢 '99 Squier Precision Bass Special - Sunburst/Black. (firehouse practice bass).
〫 All basses are stock, with rosewood fretboards, and strung with R.Cocco .045-.105 Nickel Roundwounds, unless noted.
𝄢 '04 Ampeg SVT-CL
𝄢 '02 Ampeg SVT-810E
𝄢 Fender B-Dec 30 with ULT-4 footswitch (firehouse practice amp).
𝄢 Tech21 SansAmp VTBass v.2
𝄢 BBE Sonic Maximizer
𝄢 Electro-Harmonix MicroPog
𝄢 Korg DT-10 Tuner
𝄢 X2 XDS95 Digital Wireless
〫 All effects looped through a Furman SPB-8 Pedalboard
𝄢 E-mu Proteus-1 Synthesizer Module (Rack-mounted SKB 4U Roto)
𝄢 Roland PK-5A Foot Pedal MIDI Controller
𝄢 Apple MacBook-Pro 17 running ProTools SE
𝄢 M-Audio Fast Track Ultra Audio Interface
𝄢 M-Audio BX5 D2 Monitors
𝄢 Dunlop Straplocks
𝄢 Levy's Leather Strap
𝄢 MIDI synth bass pedals, using the pedals off my mom-in-law's old church organ, Cygnus MIDI adapter, and the E-mu Proteus 1. Most likely just for sequenced bass sounds, but will be designed to double as an effect pedalboard.
𝄢 Hosedragger IV Custom Build - Alder body with mahogany/koa top (shaped like a cross between a Wal MkII and a Lākland 44-01), Fender P-Bass neck, Schaller M4S keywinds, Babicz FCH bridge, and Lindy Fralin Vintage P/J pickups.
- Previously owned gear:
𝄢 '08 ESP LTD F-105 (white)
𝄢 '99 GeordanBass Project TF (modified Black/White Squier P-Bass). Not really gone...just cannibalized. :)
𝄢 '69 Gibson EB-0 Mahogany/Black (amputated, orphaned, parted, and sold)
𝄢 '03 Fender Standard Precision Bass (black)
𝄢 '06 Fender Highway One Jazz Bass (midnight wine)
𝄢 '97 Fender American Standard Jazz Bass V Deluxe (shoreline gold)
𝄢 '00 Fender Standard Jazz Bass V Deluxe (candy apple red)
𝄢 '05 Fender Standard Jazz Bass V (midnight wine)
𝄢 '06 Fender Standard Jazz Bass Fretless (midnight wine)
𝄢 '06 Ibanez BTB455QM-TK (transparent black)
𝄢 '82 Ibanez Roadster RS271-TR (transparent red)
𝄢 '81 Ibanez Blazer BL700-NT (natural)
𝄢 '06 Michael Kelly Firefly AEB (spruce/flamed maple)
𝄢 '01 MTD Heir 5 (sunburst)
𝄢 '79 Peavey T-40 (natural)
𝄢 '81 Peavey T-40 (natural)
𝄢 '76 Rickenbacker 4001 (jetglo)
𝄢 '07 Squier Vintage Modified Jazz Fretless (sunburst)
𝄢 '06 Yamaha RBX170-DBM (dark blue)
__Amps and Stuff__
𝄢 Crate B40XL
𝄢 Fender Frontman 15B
𝄢 Marshall MB450 and MBC410/MBC115
𝄢 Peavey TKO (loaned brother, who traded for a dimebag of cheap Mexican weed)
𝄢 Sunn Coliseum 300
𝄢 Sunn 215B-SPL
𝄢 SKB PS-25 Pedalboard
𝄢 Dunlop Cry Baby Bass Wah
𝄢 Audere JZ3-VB-3B Onboard Preamp
𝄢 M-Audio Fast Track USB Audio Interface
𝄢 Tascam CDBT-1 Bass Trainer
- G.A.S. List:
- 𝄢 '66 Fender Precision
𝄢 Fender Tony Franklin Precision (fretless)
𝄢 Wal Mk II (5-string)
- Gigs, Bands, & Ensembles:
- Bass guitar and synthesizer for Shoot The Drummer
- Influences and Teachers:
- My Dad (not a bassist)
Then, in no particular order:
𝄢 Chris Squire
𝄢 Geddy Lee
𝄢 John Paul Jones
𝄢 Tony Franklin
𝄢 Pino Palladino
𝄢 James Jamerson
𝄢 Geezer Butler
𝄢 Roger Glover
𝄢 John Entwistle
𝄢 Steve Harris
𝄢 Jason Newsted
𝄢 Peter "Mars" Cowling
𝄢 Justin Chancellor
𝄢 Patrick Dahlheimer
𝄢 Adam Clayton
𝄢 John Taylor
𝄢 Michael Peter Balzary
𝄢 Cliff Burton
Completed Paul Wolfe's Basslines101 course.
- Favorite Genres:
- Working on various songs by: AC/DC, Aerosmith, Black Sabbath, Tommy Bolin, Bon Jovi, Cream, The Cult, Deep Purple, Evanescence, Foo Fighters, Green Day, Guns 'n' Roses, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Kansas, Led Zeppelin, Live, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Metallica, Motown classics, Nickelback, Nirvana, Ted Nugent, Ozzy Osbourne, Pat Travers Band, Poison, Queensryche, Rainbow, Red Hot Chili Peppers, R.E.M., REO Speedwagon, Rush, Santana, Scorpions, Skid Row, Soundgarden, Stone Temple Pilots, 3 Doors Down, U2
- Other Hobbies & Interests:
- cardioversion, defibrillation, endotracheal intubation, cricothyrotomy, pulmonary decompression, etc
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