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- Oct 31, 2006
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- Current Setup:
US Lakland Joe Osborn (2007)
US Lakland 4-94 Deluxe (1999)
Lakland Skyline Joe Osborn 5 (2006)
US Fender '62 P Bass (early 90s w/flats)
Fender "FrankenJazz" Jazz Bass (70s style)
Fender Jazz Bass (fretless)
Epiphone Jack Casady Signature Bass (w/flats)
Ampeg SVT 2-PRO (USA)
Ampeg B2RE (USA)
GK 400RB (1991)
TECH 21 VT Bass Deluxe
EBS Octabass (early 'backward' version)
Shure P4HW Personal Monitoring System
Shure SE215 single driver in-ears
and once in a great, great while...
Dunlop Tortex 1.14 mm picks (purple)
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- Gigs and Ensembles:
- Lifelong pro player in many, many, many bands, lots and lots of session work, travel a bit. Been on a bunch of nationally released stuff, charted on the Billboard 200. Worked with some 'heavies'.
- Previously Owned Gear:
- Many a Fender and EB Music Man basses, Mesa/Boogie & Peavey amps and cabs.
- Influences and Teachers:
- James Jamerson, Jaco, John Paul Jones, Geddy Lee, Sir Paul McCartney, Sting, Pino Palladino, Nathan East, Sean Hurley, Nathan Watts, Tony Levin, Lee Sklar, Chuck Rainey, Bernard Edwards, John Taylor, Willie Weeks, John McVie, Michael Anthony, Randy Meisner, Timothy B. Schmit, Berry Oakley.
- Hobbies and Interests:
- Cooking, MLB, National Public Radio, Public Television, fitness/healthy living, spending time w/family.
I play electric bass. Been doing it since age 12.
- Teaching Credentials:
- TAB should be BANNED!!