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Swimming Bird
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Swimming Bird

from Washington DC

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  • About

    Location:
    Washington DC
    Current Setup:
    Basses:
    '71 Gibson SB-300

    Effects:
    MXR Bass Comp
    Copilot FX Orbit
    Eventide PitchFactor
    Morley A/B-Y
    Boss DD-6, OC-2
    DOD FX25
    Dwarfcraft The Great Destroyer
    Sanford & Sonny Bluebeard
    Fender Blender
    EHX Deluxe Memory Man, Freeze

    Amp:
    Ampeg PF-350
    Avatar 2x12

    Other instruments:
    Basses, guitars, ukes, circuit bent toys, mini synths, percussion, contact mics, mixer
    Favorite Genres:
    What's a genre?
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    A.Rex vs. Brain Grimmer, the Getaway Sticks
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Ibanez 4-, 5- and 6-string basses [particularly Soundgears], '81 Ric 4001 w/a bart in the neck, 10-string Chapman Stick, Digitech Bass Synth/Wah, Boss SYB-5, Dunlop 105Q, MXR Blue Box, Digitech Whammy IV, Unknown MXR Flanger, Ibanez WD-7, EHX Big Muff Pi (USA reissue), DOD FX69, DOD FX70, Ibanez AW-7, Dano FAB Flange, Boss GEB-7, Morley Pro Wah, Tube Works 301, more than is worth mentioning
    G.A.S. List:
    Mantic Density Hulk Pro, Aggy Tone Hammer, Korg Electribe, a better computer
    Influences and Teachers:
    Robert Fripp [I know he's a guitarist, but still], Charles Mingus, Trevor Dunn, John Davis, Juan Alderete, Victor Wooten, Liam Wilson, Les Claypool
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Big bang nucleosynthesis, interstellar medium, intergalactic medium
    Disclosures:
    I ain't got paid to play in months
    Available for Instruction?:
    • Bass Guitar Instruction
    Teaching Credentials:
    have played bass guitar since 2001 in a lot of bands playing lots of music - punk to jazz/electro improv