- Date of Birth:
- April 16th, 1956
- Current Setup:
Ampeg Heritage B-15 (#18 of 50)
Re-tubed - RCA branded Mullard 5AR4 rectifier.
JAN Phillips ECG 7581A power tubes.
V1, V2, V3, = RCA Red base/black plate - 5691's.
Eminence Commonwealth replaced with a JBL D-140F.
Rickenbacker 4003 'SnowGlo' Limited Edition,
(1 of 15 ) with modified harness loom and re-issue vintage 'toaster', and 'horseshoe' pickups.
Straps- Brookwood Leather.
Lava Cable - Van Den Hul, Ultramafic, Kimber, Tephra, Retro Coil.
R. Cocco RC4FN .045 -.100
DR Sunbeams MNLR-45 .045 -.100
Thomastik-Infeld - JF344 flats
Lava Cable - solderless wiring kit
Darkglass Electronics - Microtubes B7K
Katanasound - Super Bass Fuzz
Loud Button Effects - Morphine Dream Jet Phaser
Mu-FX - Tru-Tron 3X Envelope Filter #53
Origin Effects - Cali 76TX Limiting Amplifier
Sonic Research - ST-200 Turbo Tuner
Eclair Engineering Evil Twin DI
Peterson - Model 490 Auto Strobe Tuner
Korg - PX5D Pandora
- Previously owned gear:
- Lakland and Rickenbacker
'73 Ampeg SVT
70's Sunn Model T, and Coliseum
70's Hiwatt DR201
Music Man HD130
Rickenbacker, Fender, and Lakland bass guitars
- Influences and Teachers:
- Colin Moulding, Dennis Dunaway, Gary Thain, Andy Fraser, Jon Camp, Graham Maby, Mel Schacher, Bruce Foxton, Bruce Thomas, Ray Shulman, Ronnie Lane, Paul Samwell-Smith, Jim Lea, Joe Osborn, Carol Kaye, Bernie Calvert, Paul McCartney, Graham Gouldman, Chris Squire, John Entwistle, Chris 'Ace' Kefford, Roy Wood, Trevor Burton.
- Favorite Genres:
- Sixties, Seventies, and British Mod Style R&B
- Other Hobbies & Interests:
- I'm a professional pilot. I'm also privileged to fly several WWII airplanes.
Captain Bob is not a member of any public groups