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monkeybass68
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monkeybass68

Male, from Wantagh, NY

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Trying to sort thru this new TB layout Apr 16, 2014

monkeybass68 was last seen:
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      Trying to sort thru this new TB layout
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  • About

    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Wantagh, NY
    Current Setup:
    main basses:
    Fender Precision - MIM '05 (with original '73 Fender P PUP in neck and Fender '75 Re-issue Jazz PUP in bridge)
    Spector Legend 4 (with P-J pup configuration - NS2A?)
    Fender 70's Jazz
    Abe Rivera custom 4 string (with Fender Jazz Noiseless PUPs)
    Abe Rivera custom 5 string fretless (don't recall what PUPs I put in this one - built back in '88)
    Epiphone Thunderbird IV (with EMG TBP & TBJ PUPs)

    Main Amp:
    Ampeg Portaflex 500 thru Ampeg PF-115HE
    Effects:
    Boss FV-50H Volume Pedal, EHX MICRO POG Polyphonic Octave Generator, TSW Booster Shot - Clean Boost, Boss GEB-7 Bass Equalizer Pedal, Korg Pitchblack Chromatic Pedal Tuner, MXR M87 Bass Compressor Pedal, Tech 21 Sansamp Bass Driver DI, EHX Bassballs Nano Envelope Filter Pedal, Boss NS-2 Noise Suppressor, Danelectro D-5 Chorus Pedal
    Favorite Genres:
    rock, hard rock, metal, new wave, alternative, classic rock, some jazz/instrumental music)
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Sweet Fancy Moses (cover band), Facelift (Alice In Chains/Mike Starr tribute) & Monkey Wrench (Foo Fighters tribute). Also, do some fill in gigs with other cover bands on the side.
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Ampeg SVP Pro Bass Pre-amp
    Alembic F2B pre-amp
    2 - Sonic 1x15" cabinets loaded with JBL E-140s
    G.A.S. List:
    Musicman Stingray (4 or 5 string), Rickenbacker 4001, Spector NS-2
    Influences and Teachers:
    John Paul Jones, Chris Squire, John Entwistle, Jaco Pastorius, Geddy Lee, Flea, Steve Harris, Mike Frost, Pino Palladino, Mike Starr, Mike Inez, Doug Pinnick, Sting, etc., etc....
    Hobbies and Interests:
    MMA, sports

    Signature

    The Ampeg Family Reunion - Official Club #979; The Official Fender Precision Bass Club #1052; SPECTOR® Club #437; AMPEG PORTAFLEX CLUB #393; John Paul Jones fan club #42; PJ Club #62; NY Bassists #60

    DOH!!!