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lo-freq

Male, from Fort Worth -- that's my hood.

Learning more new music! Apr 24, 2014

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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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    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 (Pre-CBS Blackface) 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 Honeyburst;
    Nordy Modern Jazz 5 with heavy Northern Ash/Walnut 5-piece body-length tone block aprx. the width of the neck joint; soft, light Curly Maple body wings; Rock Maple/Walnut 5-piece neck; Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard; 3 Nordstrand Big Split pickups with 6-way selector (each pickup individually & all combinations in pairs); and a Nordstrand 3 band preamp;
    &
    Ernie Ball MusicMan Bongo 5 HS, Silver w/Black Pearloid PG.
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    Preamps:
    Aguilar DB659 (optimally tubed);
    Demeter VTBP-201 (modded with Dark Switch);
    Glockenklang Bass Art Classic Preamp;
    Jule Amps Monique (Rack Mount & Dove Cage);
    &
    Michael Pope MPP-1.
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    Power amps:
    Ashly KLR-3200;
    Crest Pro-LITE 3.0;
    Demeter VTHF-300M;
    Jule Amps 700 (pair);
    &
    Lab.Gruppen IPD2400.
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    Heads:
    Ampeg SVT-7Pro;
    Baer Valkyrie;
    EA iAmp-Pro;
    Gallien-Krueger MB800 &/or MB Fusion 800;
    Genz Benz ShuttleMax 9.2 & ShuttleMax 12.2;
    Glockenklang Blue Sky;
    Jule Amps Monique 700 Tardis;
    Phil Jones D-600;
    Sadowsky SA200;
    TecAmp Puma 900;
    Traynor YBA300;
    &
    Thunderfunk 800-B2.
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    Speaker Cabs:
    AudioKinesis ThunderChild 212 v.2 & Hathor 1855;
    Baer ML115 (pair);
    Bergantino HD112 (pair), HD210 (pair), & NV115 (pair);
    Big E MAS-112, MAS-66, & MAS-46 (pair);
    &
    Greenboy Fearless F212 (3-way) &/or F112 (pair: one 3-way & one 2-way).
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    Misc:
    AER Basscube 2;
    Empress ParaEq;
    Korg PitchBlack Tuner;
    MXR M82 Envelope Filter, M83 Chorus, & M288 Octaver;
    Myco Three OD;
    &
    Big E MAS-110 Sub (six) + MAS-45 v.2 (four) for PA.
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    P.S. In terms of a minimalist dream rig --

    Bass Guitar: Nordy Modern Jazz 5 with heavy Northern Ash/Walnut 5-piece body-length tone block aprx. the width of the neck joint; soft, light Curly Maple body wings; Rock Maple/Walnut 5-piece neck; Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard; 3 Nordstrand Big Split pickups with 6-way selector (each pickup individually & all combinations in pairs); and a Nordstrand 3 band preamp.

    Amplification: Baer Valkyrie or Jule Amps Monique 700 Tardis, or Demeter VTBP-M-800D, &/or Glockenklang Blue Sky.

    Cabs: AudioKinesis ThunderChild 212 v.2 or Big E MAS-112 or Greenboy Fearless F212
    &
    AudioKinesis Hathor 1855 or Baer ML115 (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: TecAmp Puma 900 (bought used);

    Cab: AudioKinesis TC212 v.2 (bought used) or Bergantino HD112 + HD210 (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,
    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.