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R&B
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R&B

Both kinds of music: y'know, rhythm AND blues!, Male, from Southern California, SoCal

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Groovin' whenever possible. Jul 28, 2014

R&B was last seen:
Dec 20, 2014 at 8:48 AM
    1. R&B
      R&B
      Groovin' whenever possible.
    2. R&B
      R&B
      Don't want no treble.
    3. R&B
      R&B
      Digging both kinds of music: Rhythm AND Blues!
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  • About

    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Southern California, SoCal
    Current Setup:
    Basses:
    Atkinson P and J
    Fender - a thundering herd of MIA, MIJ, MIM Ps and Js
    G&L LB-100, SB-2, Tribute L2K
    Jack Read P
    Lakland Skyline MIK DD4 and DJ4
    Squier CV60 P
    Ben Lindsey P
    Tokai TPB-64 ["Bass-Zilla"]
    Danelectro DanoBlaster

    Rigs:
    Ashdown LB30 tube head and 110 cabs
    Eden WT550 head and Aguilar DB112NT cabs
    Tech 21 Landmark 300 head and GK 115MBE cabs
    Kustom KBH200 head and 115DE cab (at church)
    Ampeg B-100R (at band rehearsal studio)
    Genz Benz 500 115T combo
    Favorite Genres:
    R&B (of course!), Motown/Stax, Blues, Oldies '60s/'70s, Rock, Reggae
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Church bassist - and The Blues Cutters
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Atkinson '62 P 3TSB/RW--sold back to Dan
    Kay MIJ 1960s KB-2 short scale 3TSB/RW--sold on TB
    Washburn MIJ 1980s Force 8 Bass white/RW--sold to a friend
    Fender MIA 2012 Am Std Amber Ash--too orange! returned
    Danelectro Hodad 2012 reissue--with an issue--returned
    TC Electronic BH-250 head--sold on TB
    Lakland Skyline 44-60 LE Chi-Sonic--sold on TB
    Squier CV60 Precision--traded on TB
    Lakland Skyline DJ4--traded on TB
    Ampeg BA108 practice amp--sold on TB
    Fender American Special Honeyburst Precision--sold on TB
    Fender BG-31 AEB--sold on TB
    Fender MIM FSR Natural Ash Jazz--sold on TB
    G&L Tribute SB-2--given to my brother
    Kustom KXB-500 head--sold on TB
    Squier CV60 Jazz--donated to a church
    Eden WT-330 head--sold locally
    G.A.S. List:
    A better ear.
    Groove, baby.
    Deep understanding of music theory.
    Anything MIJ, sonic blue, surf green, oly white, shell pink, CAR, 3TSB or shiny in any way.
    Fender '63 New American Vintage Precision.
    A Dano long scale lipstick ('63?).
    Fender Bassman.
    Influences and Teachers:
    My favorite bass teacher/author/whisperer:
    Ed Friedland

    My personal Bass Hall of Fame:
    Joe Osborn
    Carol Kaye
    Leland Sklar
    Peter Cetera
    George Porter Jr.
    James Jamerson R.I.P.
    Bob Babbitt R.I.P.
    Donald "Duck" Dunn R.I.P.
    --and all great bassists who are heard and not seen.
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Cycling

    Signature

    Low-Wattage Tubesters #1/FSR #6/Dano #70/Crappy-Expensive #229/Eden #321/LOG #453/
    G&L #518/Mediocre #886/Precision #953/Jazz #1010/P&W #1202