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Jul 12, 2006
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    Germany, Europe, Planet Earth
    Current Setup:
    Hevos Power Set - 1x15 & 2x10 cabinets (sold)
    FMC 1x12 & 1x12 neo cabs
    Börjes handmade 5 string Jazz with two soapbars
    Börjes handmade 4 string Jazz with J-MM pickups
    Lefay Carlson 5 string fretless
    Stoll handmade JR 4 string neck through
    EBS Octabass
    EBS Multicomp
    EBS Chorus
    Bearfoot Blueberry Bass OD
    Wren and Cuff Phat Phuk B
    Tech21 SansAmp DI
    Aguilar DB 750
    Aguilar AG 500
    Aguilar Tone Hammer 500 ... (I seem to like Aguilar amps)
    Kustom KXB 500
    Tecamp Puma 900 (sold)
    Eden WT 400 (sold)
    Favorite Genres:
    Funk, Soul, Groove stuff (Tower of Power, Incognito, Chic, etc.), Heavy stuff of all kinds (Living Colour, Primus, Queensryche, Racer X, etc., a bit classic metal (Judas Priest), Jazz-Fusion (Tribal Tech, Mike Stern, etc.) and much more.
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Nothing which would be known internationally. Tour and studio work with Marla Glen, Victor Smolski, Irish Tapdance Show "Magic of the Dance";, some (more or less) popular German singers, have played all over Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland, Spain, Slovenia, Egypt.
    Previously Owned Gear:
    I don't usually buy and sell a lot of gear; have been playing most of my basses for many years now. This is the stuff that I have used in the past.
    Modulus Quantum 6 string
    Modulus Quantum 5 string
    (shouldn't have sold them - big mistake)
    EBS Fafner
    Hartke 3500
    Trace Elliot AH 300 SM7
    SWR Workingman 120
    Eden WT 300
    Tecamp Puma 900
    Markbass HT 503
    Trace Elliot V-Type Preamp
    Warwick CL 1x12 combo
    Have briefly checked and tested many other amps, usually in live situations.
    Marleaux Consat Straight 4 string
    Charvel/Jackson P-J 4 string
    Boss Comp/Limiter
    Boss Octaver
    Trace Elliot Bass Dual Comp
    SAD two 2x10 cabs
    G.A.S. List:
    G.Gould 5 string with two soapbar pickups or Modulus Quantum 5.

    Bearfoot Blueberry Bass Overdrive
    Wren and Cuff Phat Phuk B
    Durham Sex Drive
    Diamond Bass Comp
    Wampler Ego Comp
    Bongo's Smoothie Bass Comp
    Influences and Teachers:
    Gary Willis (the man!), Rocco Prestia, Jaco, U.K. Band Incognito, Bernard Edwards (rip), Tony Levin, Bob Daisley, Jeff Andrews, Victor Bailey, Nils Henning Pedersen (r.i.p.), Scott Henderson, Mike Stern, Billy Sheehan, Randy Hope-Taylor, John Alderete, Stu Hamm.....and many more...
    Hobbies and Interests:
    trying to improve my English, Lingua Latina, History, esp. Roman and ancient history, bit sports
    Part time student (linguistics, literature, history), part time teacher, part time bassist, degree in jazz studies, more than 10 years of teaching experience.