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mark beem
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mark beem

Male, 45, from New Hope, Alabama

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Hopeless G.A.S. victim! Dec 17, 2014 at 9:30 PM

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    1. mark beem
      mark beem
      Hopeless G.A.S. victim!
    2. mark beem
      mark beem
      Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication
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      mark beem
      In Valenti heaven right now!!
    4. mark beem
      mark beem
      Eagerly awaiting the arrival of my Valenti 55P 5 string!
    5. mark beem
      mark beem
      Swapping out the stock electronics in my 55-01 with Bartolini MK5CBC & NTMB pre.
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      mark beem
      Today's word is "Chordature". Don't be scared away by upper structures in chordature. You've really been doing these voicings for a while.
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      mark beem
      Shameless gear vulture
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      mark beem
      Needs more lessons..
    9. mark beem
      mark beem
      Selling US Peavey Millennium 5 Plus
    10. mark beem
      mark beem
      Selling Spector Rex 5 Holo. $625 shipped to lower 48
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      mark beem
      Selling Spector Rex 5 Holo. $635 shipped to lower 48
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  • About

    Gender:
    Male
    Birthday:
    Dec 22, 1968 (Age: 45)
    Home Page:
    http://thornmoon.blogspot.com/
    Location:
    New Hope, Alabama
    Occupation:
    Telecommunications
    Current Setup:
    Basses:
    Mike Lull M5V
    ESP LTD B205SM FL
    Lakland Skyline 55-64
    Lakland Skyline 55-60
    Peavey Millennium 5
    Lakland 55-01
    Valenti '55 P
    Ibanex SR1405E
    Fender '63 American Vintage Precision Bass
    Ibanez SR5BBLTD

    Electrics
    PRS SE Santana
    PRS SE Singlecut

    Amps
    Roland DB-700
    Line 6 LowDown Studio 110
    Carvin BX250 + Peavey Delta 210 TX

    La Bella nickel roundwound Medium Strings on all basses
    Favorite Genres:
    Prog, rock, jazz, fusion, new age, experimental, metal, world music
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Transcendant - Melodic Metal, Studio work SMC Studios, Lychesis (Prog/Metal)
    Previously Owned Gear:
    1. Peavey Patriot
    2. Ibanez Roadstar II
    3. Guild Pilot Fretless
    4. Hohner J Bass Fl
    5. Hohner B-Bass VI
    6. Hohner B2ADB
    7. Ken Lawrence Unity 6
    8. Modulus Flea 4
    9. Peavey Millennium 5 Aqua
    10. Peavey Millennium 5
    11. Ibanez BTB 6
    12. Peavey Cirrus 6 Bubinga
    13. Peavey Cirrus 6 Flamed Maple
    14. Zon Michael Manring Hyperbass
    15. Carvin BB75
    16. Schecter Baron
    17. Warwick Fortress Masterman
    18. Warwick Thumb BO 4
    19. Warwick Thumb BO 6
    20. MIA Fender Precision
    21. MIA Fender Precision 58 Reissue
    22. MIM Fender Jazz 5
    23. Carvin B4
    24. Conklin Jake Kot 7
    25. Conklin Hollowbody 7
    26. Conklin Hollowbody 8
    27. Conklin Sidewinder 8
    28. Stambaugh SCNT8
    29. Groove Tools GTBD7
    30. MM Bongo 5 HS
    31. Elrick NJS 5
    32. Mike Lull M5V
    33. Groove Tools GT7 fretted
    34. Groove Tools GT7 fretless
    35. Spector Rebob 5
    36. Wishbass
    37. Peavey TL-5 Black
    38. Peavey TL-5 Black (2nd gen)
    39. Peavey TL-5 Red
    40. Peavey TL-5 Magenta
    41. Peavey TL-5 Eerie-dess Blue
    42. Peavey TL-6 Sunburst
    43. Peavey TL-6 Black
    44. Peavey Fury
    45. Peavey Unity
    46. Peavey Koa Unity
    47. Peavey Sarzo (#1)
    48. Peavey Sarzo (#2)
    49. Peavey B-Ninety
    50. Bass Labs K4VV fretless
    51. Jackson Fusion 5
    52. Peavey G Bass
    53. SX Ursa 6
    54. Kawai FIIB
    55. ESP Ltd B204SM FL
    56. Ibanez GWB35
    57. Yamaha BB415
    58. Peavey Millennium 4 Peacock Blue
    59. Peavey Millennium 5 Gold Sparkle
    60. Peavey Palaedium Red
    61. Peavey Palaedium Natural
    62. Carvin LB76P Fretless
    63. Peavey Axcelerator 5
    64. Spector REX 5 Holoflash
    G.A.S. List:
    Valenti S24FJ6 - 6 string, Ash/Maple, 35" scale, Greenburst finish
    Valenti VPT5 - 5 string, Ash/Maple, 35" scale, Mary Kay finish
    Valenti SMJ5 - 5 string, Ash/Maple, 35" scale, Tobacco Burst
    Lull P/J 5 - 5 string, Ash/Maple, 35" scale, Black with red tort pg
    T. Shepard 5 string Jazz Style, Ash/Maple, 35" scale, Seafoam Green
    Warwick Rockbass Star Bass 5 string in Daphne Blue
    Peavey Millennium Plus 5 (Black Violet)
    Peavey Cirrus 6 string
    Fender Road Worn '60s Jazz in Fiesta Red
    Greenboy Audio fEARless f112
    Greenboy Audio fEARless f110
    Influences and Teachers:
    Anthony Jackson, Geddy Lee, Sting, Ross Valory, Tony Levin, Gene Simmons, Mick Karn, Chris Squire, Steve Harris, Dave LaRue, Bob Daisley, Eddie Jackson, Dominic "Forest" Lapointe, Steve DiGiorgio, Jeroen Paul Thesseling
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Biking, hiking, kayaking, fishing, classic movies, Old school video games
    • Born and raised in New Hope, Alabama.
    • Graduated High School and College with Honors
    • Earned a degree in Electronic & Mechanical Drafting and Design
    • U.S. Navy Veteran
    • Served as an Electronics Technician aboard the U.S.S. Eisenhower
    • Currently employed as a Telecommunication Engineer / Technician tasked to install/maintain & support MetaSwitch softswitch equipment, Calix Fiber transport & propagation equipment along with legacy Seimens & Fujitsu equipment.