- Sep 12, 2006
- Likes Received:
- Trophy Points:
- Current Setup:
1994 Yamaha BBN5 with Seymour Duncan NYC Phase II pickups (with Neck: Series/split/parallel switch, Bridge: north/series/south switch), EMG BTC + VMC preamps (with a/p switch).
1997 Yamaha BBN4, Hand-wound J-style pickups (by me, multi-gauge/stratified windings, non-overlapping windings per layer, bar magnet with stub poles), very early EMG BQA Pre, Kahler Tremolo.
2009 Fender Custom Classic Jazz - Fender Custom Shop, Babicz FCH Bridge
2015 Squier Vintage Modified Jazz V
Carvin BR410-4 or BRX10.4
TC Electronic RH-236 (RH-450)
2x TC Electronic RS-212
Just about every rack preamp I could get my hands on in one rack. Ampeg, Fender, Trace Elliot, Demeter, etc.
Custom audio routing I built around 2 AD8113 16x16 chips.
Hafler XL600 power amp
Also-owns: SVT 2 Pro, Hartke HA2500, '76 Bassman 10, Carvin MB12 (Faital Pro 12PR300 loaded, resealed)
Shure Beta 52A
- Previously Owned Gear:
2009 Carvin LB75P
2010 Warmoth P
2009 Ernie Ball Music Man StingRay 4 HH
Schecter Stiletto Custom-5 (sucked)
Conklin 7-string with piezos (great but too big)
Amps (I miss):
Trace Elliot GP7SM Bass Head (wish I never sold it :(... )
- G.A.S. List:
Genz Benz Streamliner 900. Best mini amp. Ever...
Possible contender for that: Mesa Subway D-800
Always looking for:
Mid/late 90's Carvin LB75A
90's Yamaha BBN5A
MIJ Fender Marcus Miller Jazz
Fender Jazz Bass 24
Feel free to PM if you have one and want to sell.
- Influences and Teachers:
Carol Kaye, Tim Commerford, Robert DeLeo, Les Claypool, Meshell Ndegeocello, Mike Hachey, Mark White, Wilton Felder, Marcus Miller, Chuck Rainey, Richard Bona, Kirk Powers, Anthony Wellington, Charlie Roberts, John Eaton, More later..
Least of all: Jaco Pastorious and Cliff Burton. (To quote the great Ricky Bobby: "That just happened!" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6JHguDt4Lw)