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Truth is a pathless land. Feb 1, 2015

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    Gender:
    Male
    Birthday:
    February 13
    Home Page:
    http://www.harrisjoda.wordpress.com
    Location:
    Fort Worth -- that's my hood.
    Occupation:
    Standing Wave Manipulator
    Current Setup:
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    Korg PitchBlack Tuner,
    Ernie Ball Music Man StingRay 5,
    Yamaha PB-1 preamp,
    Yamaha CP2000 power amp,
    EA iAmp-600,
    and
    EA CX-310 cab (the monolith).
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    Favorite Genres:
    Rock (just about all varieties except Screamo & DeathMetal), R&B, Soul, Funk, Alt Country, & some Country.
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    1st band: 'Legends of The Mind' - (covers Pink Floyd, Moody Blues, Jethro Tull, and Later Beatles) :||: 2nd band: 'Spellbound' - very eclectic rock - (covers Tracy Chapman to the Toadies).
    Previously Owned Gear:
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    '60's Something Gibson EB-0,
    Fender Fretless Jazz,
    '60's Something Fender Bassman Head,
    Custom Cab w/2 JBL D140F,
    Early Kay Acoustic Upright Bass,
    Nemesis NC-210P combo amp,
    Bergantino HT322 (really excellent cab, but had problems hearing myself on small/tight stages without blowing away everyone else in the room -- outdoors, it freakin' kills),
    Demeter VTBP-201S preamp,
    QSC PLX1602 power amp,
    and
    Schroeder 410R.
    G.A.S. List:
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    I'd like to try out the following equipment and keep what I felt worked the best for me.
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    Basses:
    Fender Roscoe Beck V;
    G&L M-2500 w/Indian Walnut body;
    Custom Jazz-type 5 with heavy Northern Ash/Bubinga (or Walnut) 5-piece body-length tone block aprx. the width of the neck joint, soft, light Curly Maple (or Swamp Ash) body wings, Rock Maple/Bubinga (or Walnut) 5-piece bolt-on neck, Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard, 3 Nordstrand Big Split pickups, and a Nordstrand 3 band preamp;
    Lakland 55-01 modded with Nordstrand Big Splits & 3 band preamp, natural finish;
    &
    Ernie Ball MusicMan Bongo 5 HS, Metallic Silver w/Black Pearloid PG.
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    Preamps:
    Aguilar DB659 (optimally tubed);
    Demeter VTBP-201 (modded with the Dark Switch like his new head);
    Glockenklang Bass Art Classic Preamp;
    Jule Amps Monique (Dove Cage);
    Michael Pope MPP-1;
    Shaw Audio S.O.S. Bass Preamp;
    &
    Sonic Farm Bass Preamp (if they come out with one).
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    Power amps:
    Ashly KLR-3200;
    Crest Pro-LITE 3.0;
    Demeter VTHF-300M;
    Jule Amps M700 (pair);
    Lab.Gruppen IPD2400;
    &
    Reiner Amplification M1200 (nomenclature?)(pair).
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    Heads:
    Ampeg SVT-7Pro;
    Baer Valkyrie;
    Bergantino B-Amp;
    EA iAmp-1000 (or Classic?);
    Gallien-Krueger MB Fusion 800;
    Genz Benz ShuttleMax 9.2 or Shuttle 9.2;
    Glockenklang Blue Sky;
    Kustom KXB500;
    Phil Jones D-600;
    Reeves Custom 225;
    Reiner Amplification Studio 1200;
    Sadowsky SA200;
    Sonic Farm Bass head (if they come out with one);
    Thunderfunk 800-B2;
    &
    Traynor YBA300.
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    Speaker Cabs:
    AudioKinesis ThunderChild 212 v.2 & Hathor 1203 (pair);
    Baer ML115 (pair) &/or ML212;
    Bergantino HD112 (pair), HD210 (pair), & NV115 (pair);
    MASoundworks MAS-112 (4 Ohm Faital woofer 2-way), MAS-210 Mod, & MAS-46 (pair);
    Greenboy Fearless F212 (3-way);
    &
    Phil Jones Compact 8.
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    Misc:
    AER Basscube 2;
    Baer VTI;
    Empress ParaEq;
    Korg PitchBlack Tuner;
    MXR M82 Envelope Filter, M83 Chorus, & M288 Octaver;
    Myco Three OD;
    Sonic Farm 2DI4;
    &
    MASoundworks MAS-110 Sub (six) + MAS-45 v.2 (four) + MAS-25 (pair - for stage monitors) for PA use.
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    P.S. In terms of a minimalist dream rig --

    Bass Guitar: Custom Jazz-type 5 with heavy Northern Ash/Bubinga (or Walnut) 5-piece body-length tone block aprx. the width of the neck joint, soft, light Curly Maple (or Swamp Ash) body wings, Rock Maple/Bubinga (or Walnut) 5-piece bolt-on neck, Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard, 3 Nordstrand Big Split pickups, and a Nordstrand 3 band preamp.

    Amplification: Sonic 2DI4 + Empress Para-EQ + Jule Amps M700 &/or Reiner Amplification Studio 1200 & Glockenklang Blue Sky.

    Cabs: AudioKinesis ThunderChild 212 v.2 or MASoundworks MAS-210 Mod or MAS-112
    &
    AudioKinesis Hathor 1203 (pair) or Baer ML115 (pair) or Bergantino NV115 (pair).
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    P.P.S. As a budget-constrained best-bang-for-buck system --

    Bass Guitar: Keep using my current '97 EB MM StingRay 5 &/or G&L M-2500 (bought used);

    Head: Kustom KXB500 (bought used) or Genz Benz ShuttleMax 9.2 (bought used);

    Cab: AudioKinesis TC212 v.2 (bought used) or MASoundworks MAS-46 (bought used) or Bergantino HD112 (pair) (bought used).
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    Influences and Teachers:
    Paul Chambers,
    Charlie Haden,
    David Holland,
    Christian McBride,
    James Jamerson,
    Paul McCartney,
    Larry Taylor,
    Jack Casady,
    Phil Lesh,
    John Paul Jones,
    Leland Sklar,
    Dave Peg,
    Bob Wray,
    Anthony Jackson,
    Will Lee,
    Billy Sheehan,
    Jaco,
    Geddy Lee,
    Andy West,
    Gary Willis,
    Oteil Burbridge,
    Tommy Sims,
    Stu Hamm,
    Dominique DiPiazza,
    Victor Wooten,
    Trip Wamsley,
    Matthew Garrison,
    Doug Johns,
    Dave LaRue,
    Norm Stockton,
    Bill Dickens,
    Tom Kennedy,
    Flea,
    Mike Dirnt,
    Ben Shepherd,
    Jeremy Plato,
    Tim Commerford,
    Paul Turner,
    Adam Nitti,
    Hadrien Feraud,
    Janek Gwizdala,
    Theron Brison,
    Ed Friedland,
    Dale Black Jr.,
    plus many more.
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    Hobbies and Interests:
    Politics & Dogs.
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    Signature

    Be you; do what you do...
    Keep the Groove.

    Currently creating low frequency vibrations with the aid of EBMM SR5, EA iAmp-600, & EA CX-310.
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