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Plookie
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  • About

    Home Page:
    https://www.facebook.com/pages/James-Werts-World-Project/112892122127950
    Current Setup:
    Aguilar Tone Hammer 500
    Eden Highwayman 600 watt amp
    Eden 2x10 w/horn cabinet
    Hartke 2x10 cabinet
    Pavel Jazz Pro 5 Deluxe (I endorse Pavel Jazz basses)
    Fender Jazz Active 5 (MIM)
    Effect's pedals galore
    Favorite Genres:
    R&B, Jazz, Reggae
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    James Werts World Project
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Well, I did own an:
    Alembic Rogue 5, but was stolen from my apartment in Los Angeles Cali back in 98/99.
    This was a great bass with excellent tones for me. Anyone playing on these Alembic axes knows exactly what I am talking about.
    Spector 5
    Ibenez 5
    Fender Jazz
    G.A.S. List:
    Pavel Hadara 5 string
    Fodera 5 (you pick it...)
    Influences and Teachers:
    My influences are:
    Marcus Miller, Randy Hope-Taylor (Incognito), Christian McBride, Jaco, Richard Bona, Melvin Davis, James "Plookie" Werts :O), Prince, Verdine White, Any drummer who can just lay down a phat groove where the bass player just melts into the pocket.

    My father, mother and bros and sisters were major influences and my dear late childhood friend who was the main person who taught me certain blues swing lines on the bass guitar. Both of us at the ripe age of 11 years old...Detroit's own Jesse Smith. Thank you Jesse, I know you are looking down pon us.
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Weight lifting (light weights that is), Basketball!
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing artist: Pavel Jazz basses, DR Strings
    I'm a man who likes it simple. It shows in my playing. Laying down a groove like never before. It's all about the music!

    Have bass, will travel!