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    SE Wisconsin
    Current Setup:
    1959 Fender Precision Bass
    1966 Fender Precision Bass
    1997 Fender AmStd Jazz Bass (w/Bartolini 9J1 pups)
    2004 Fender CIJ '54 Reissue Precision Bass
    2007 Fender CS Time Machine '64 Jazz Bass Relic
    2007 Warwick Corvette Standard Fretless
    2010 Fender CS Custom Classic IV Special Jazz Bass
    2010 Rickenbacker 4003
    2012 Lakland 55-94 Deluxe
    2013 Fender CS Pino Palladino Precision Bass Relic
    2013 Gibson ES-335 Bass
    2014 Martin BCPA4 Acoustic-Electric Bass
    2015 Fender CS '64 Precision Bass Relic
    2015 Ernie Ball Music Man Stingray Classic Bass (on order)

    Aguilar DB751 Bass Head
    Aguilar Tone Hammer 500 Bass Head
    Ampeg SVT-CL Bass Head
    Mesa/Boogie Bass 400+ Bass Head

    Ampeg SVT810E Bass Cabinet
    Bergantino HD410 Bass Cabinet
    Bergantino NV215 Bass Cabinet
    Bergantino NV610 Bass Cabinet
    SWR Goliath SR Bass Cabinet (6x10, Pre-Fender)

    Combo Amps:
    Gallien-Krueger MB112 Combo Amp
    Gallien-Krueger MB212-II Combo Amp
    Peavey T-Max 115 Combo Amp

    Line 6 Relay G90 Digital wireless system

    A-Designs REDDI
    Tech 21 SansAmp BDDI

    Effects (depending on gig):
    Aguilar AGRO overdrive pedal
    Aguilar Filter Twin envelope filter
    BBE Sonic Stomp pedal
    Boss OC-3 Super Octave pedal
    Boss GT-10B Bass Multi-Effects Processor
    EBS MultiComp True Dual Band Bass Compressor pedal
    Electro-Harmonix Bass Big Muff Pi Fuzz pedal
    Whirlwind OC Bass Optical Compressor pedal
    Yamaha NE-1 Bass Parametric EQ pedal

    Miscellaneous (Strings, cases, cables, etc.):
    Elixir Nanoweb Medium for roundwound
    Thomastik-Infeld JF344 for flatwound
    Mono Cases (M80 dual and single)
    PRS and Monster Cable guitar cables
    Previously Owned Gear:
    1997 Peavey Fury (my first bass) (Black)
    1998 Yamaha TRB-II 5-String (Cherry Sunburst)
    1998 Epiphone Viola (Hofner copy) (Sunburst)
    2000 Rickenbacker 4003 (FireGlo)
    2000 Fender AmDlx Precision (Teal Green Transparent)
    2003 Fender AmDlx Jazz 5-String (Sunburst)
    2005 Fender AVRI '62 Precision (Sunburst)
    2006 Warwick Corvette Std (Bubinga)
    2008 Rick Turner Renaissance RB4 (fretted)
    2009 Hofner HCT-500/1 Violin Bass (Sunburst)
    2010 Fender LTD 50th Anniversary Jazz (CAR)
    2010 Fender CS '59 Precision Special Relic (Tobacco Sunburst)
    2011 Spector Euro 4LX DW Signature (w/US 9V preamp)(Amber)
    2011 Fender AmStd Jazz Fretless (Sunburst)
    2012 Fender CS Closet Classic Precision Pro (Oly White)
    2013 Fender CS 1964 Anniversary Precision Heavy Relic (Bleached Sunburst)
    2013 Fender CS 1960 Jazz NOS (Fiesta Red)
    2015 Gibson ES-Les Paul Bass (Gold Top)
    2015 Dean Rhapsody 12-String Bass (Transparent Black)

    Aguilar DB410 Bass Cabinet
    Ampeg SVT-4PRO Bass head
    Ampeg SVT-3PRO Bass head
    Ampeg SVT410HLF Bass cabinet
    Fender Bassman TV Fifteen Combo Amp
    Mesa/Boogie PH412 PowerHouse Bass cabinet
    Influences and Teachers:
    Jack Bruce
    Stanley Clarke
    Donald "Duck" Dunn
    Nathan East
    Bernard Edwards
    John Entwistle
    James Jamerson
    Louis Johnson
    John Paul Jones
    Paul McCartney
    Pino Palladino
    Chuck Rainey
    Lee Sklar
    Bobby Vega
    Nathan Watts
    the list could go on and on......
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Bass, sammiches, and classic muscle cars


    Fender Custom Shop Club #20/Fender pre-CBS Club #70/Fender Precision Bass Club #1314/Gibson Club #316/Wisconsin Bassists Club #133
    "Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right." - Henry Ford