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from Somerville, MA
- klocwerk was last seen:
- Aug 21, 2014
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- Somerville, MA
- Current Setup:
1953 Kay. It's been around the block, and still rocks.
Eminence RN5, may become my go-to axe.
Amplification - Shuttle 3.0 through a Wizzy 12
The Bass Company Single-M 5er
Fender/MightyMite frankenjazz fretless
Dillion Acoustic fretless 5er
Olympia/Tacoma 4string ABG
Also in the amp arsenal:
Hartke 7000 head Bi-Amp for big gigs with no PA.
Bill Fitz Omni 10.5
Custom 2x8 cabinet
- Gigs and Ensembles:
- Emperor Norton's Stationary Marching Band (ENSMB on myspace or www.ensmb.com)
- Previously Owned Gear:
'82 Rich Wave, Koa body Rosewood fretboard
Warwick corvette standard fretless
Waterstone ME-1 Fretless
Brice HXB 6string
Crate Powerblock guitar head (works surprisingly well).
Peavey TKO 115. Mediocre amp that served me well at the time.
- Influences and Teachers:
Ray Phiri playing with Paul Simon, live in central park '91 (I was 11) inspired me to play bass.
Les Claypool blew my mind in '93.
Victor Wooten blew it again in '99 (I think) at the Mann music center in Philly.
Teacher for my first 2 years of playing:
Dominic Fiore - upright and electric
self taught since then. Seeking instruction.
- Hobbies and Interests:
- Ultimate Frisbee, computers, beer brewing and drinking
SignatureCurrently abusing a '52 Kay and/or Eminence RN5 in the service of Emperor Norton's Stationary Marching Band