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Jun 18, 1979 (Age: 35)
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Omaha, NE, USA
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Male, 35, from Omaha, NE, USA

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    Jun 18, 1979 (Age: 35)
    Home Page:
    Omaha, NE, USA
    Financial services
    Current Setup:

    1. G&L M2000 :
    -Graphite metallic, alder/maple (HH)
    2. "Lulldowsky" Jazz:
    -Cherryburst , alder/rosewood, Aguilar p'ups & pre (JJ)
    3. G&L SB-1 converted to "Sklar Double Reverse P-bass"
    -Satin amber, maple/maple (PP)
    4. Fender Vintage Hot Rod '60s Precision Bass (PJ)
    -Clear gloss, ash/rosewood
    5. Carvin AC40 semi-hollow fretless:
    -Clear gloss over koa top, mahogany/ebony (L.R. Baggs ribbon transducer)
    6. Lakland USA Bob Glaub P-bass:
    -Olympic white, alder/rosewood, Sadowsky active preamp (P)


    Markbass TA501 (500 watts @ 4 ohms, solid state w/ built-in tube compressor)
    TC Electronic BH500 500W (500 watts @ 4 ohms, solid state)


    Schroeder 1210 (850 watts, 4 ohms)


    Markbass 121 Lite Alain Caron Signature (500 watts)
    Genz Benz Contour CTR500 115T (300 watts)


    BeatBuddy drum machine pedal
    Tech 21 Red Ripper Bass Fuzz pedal
    Xotic BB Bass Preamp Distortion/Booster pedal
    Boss TU-3 chromatic pedal tuner ... the second most important piece of gear
    Custom 9 dB reduction musician's earplugs ... the MOST important piece of gear (sadly I lost them and need to get new ones!)
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Mint Wad Willy (garage rock/indie)
    Previously Owned Gear:

    Lakland 44-01 fretless (HH)
    Warrior Signature 4-string (HJ)
    Wilkins Road Tested P bass (P)
    Peavey Fury w/ East P-Retro (Super Ferrite P)
    Fender/Allparts epoxied fretless (JJ)
    Xotic XP-1T active/passive P-bass (P)
    Peavey Millennium Plus root beer-burst flamed maple top prototype (JH)
    G&L two tone-burst SB-1 (P)
    CIJ Fender/Allparts fretless fiesta red Jazz (JJ)
    Music Man Ball Family Reserve Stingray w/ roasted maple neck (H)
    Fender martini olive green metallic Am Dlx J fretless w/ poly-coated board (JJ)
    Carvin flamed maple/ash SB5001 5-string J (JJ)
    Epiphone Jack Casady w/ Hipshot upgrades (H)
    Lakland Hollowbody 30 short-scale
    G&L Spanish copper metallic L2000 w/ K-wiring (HH)
    Stambaugh myrtle/African mahogany custom J - Kent Armstrong lipstick pickups & Bartolini pre (JJ)
    Fender American Standard Precision - black/tort/rosewood (P)
    ESP body/Warmoth neck hybrid - DiMarzio Model P/Js and Audere JZ3 (PJ)
    G&L L2000 - mid 90s, honeyburst (HH)
    Fender USA Dlx Jazz - DiMarzio Area J pups & Audere 2-band preamp (JJ)
    Wilkins/Warmoth custom - Nordstrand pickups & Glockenklang preamp (PJ)
    Squier CV/Atkinson-USACG fiesta red hybrid P w/ Delano pup (P)
    Warwick German-made Corvette $$ (HH)
    '03 Fender USA Dlx Jazz - G&L single coil pups & Audere JZ3D (JJ)
    '78 USA Fender Jazz - KSD 2-band preamp (JJ)
    '00 Peavey Millennium Plus (JMM)
    '11 Warmoth fretless Jazz - EMG JV active pickups (JJ)
    '01 Lakland 55-94 Deluxe (JMM)
    '11 Fender/Squier Fiesta Red Precision (P)
    '11 Fender Blacktop Jazz w/ maple neck (PP)
    '12 Ibanez AEB5E (acoustic)
    '97 Squier Affinity Precision (P)
    '06 Sage custom 5-string - Aero soapbar pickups & Seymour Duncan STC-3P
    '11 Warmoth Jazz
    '84 MIJ Ibanez Roadstar II - model RB630 (another one) (P)
    '89 MIK Squier II Precision (P)
    '83 Ibanez Roadstar II - model RB720 - (P)
    '85 Kramer Striker 700ST (PJ)
    '80 Aria Pro II TSB-650 (HH)
    '11(?) Squier/Warmoth Frankenbass (P)
    '95 G&L SB-2 (PJ)
    '86 G&L El Toro (HH)
    '84 Ibanez Roadstar II - model RB630 (P)
    '81 MIJ Ibanez RS824 Roadster (PJ)
    '02 Ibanez SRX400 (H) (another one)
    '86 Modulus BassStar (PJ)
    '78 (?) Electra X620 "Outlaw" MPC bass (HP)
    '94 MIJ Squier Silver Series Jazz w/ Warmoth fretless neck (JJ)
    '10 USACG / Warmoth custom fretless Jazz (JJ)
    '06 Warmoth Gecko w/ EMGs (HH)
    '82 Ibanez Blazer (P)
    '09 Cyr/Squier custom (Wilkins finish, Dragonfire pickups) (PP)
    '91 Ibanez EXB404 converted fretless w/ epoxied board (PJ)
    '00 Peavey Millennium 5-string w/ birdseye maple neck (JH)
    '85 MIJ Fender '75 Jazz Reissue (JJ)
    '97 Fender Noel Redding fretless (Fralins/Warmoth epox board) (JJ)
    '02 Peavey Millennium w/ birdseye maple neck (JH)
    '05 Warmoth/Squier Frankenbass
    '03 MIJ Fender Aerodyne w/ SD Quarter Pounders (PJ)
    '78 Yamaha SB-800S "SuperBass" (2 soapbar single coil pickups)
    '03 Ibanez SRX400 w/ custom Villex pickup (H)
    '95 Ken Smith Burner Deluxe 5-string (JJ)
    '00 Carvin B5 bolt-on 5-string (JJ)
    '98 MIM Fender Standard Jazz (JJ)
    '04 Platinum Series B.C. Rich Mockingbird Bass (PP)
    '90 Oscar Schmidt OEB-3 w/ Dimarzio Will Power pickup (P)
    '89 MIJ unlined fretless Fender Jazz (JJ)
    '07 JB Player JBEAB-3600 Acoustic/electric
    '07 Yamaha ERB070 Fretless P-bass
    SX 75 LTD Jazz relic
    Hybrid Matsumoku P-bass consisting of an '82 Vantage Avenger body and an '83 Electra Phoenix neck
    SX/Moses/Aguilar/Rio Grande custom P/J "Frankenbass"
    '06 The Bass Company Single M 5-string
    '05 USA Peavey Millennium Plus Jazz ("margarita" finish ... which would have been more accurately named "mustard")
    '84 Ibanez Roadstar II (PJ)
    '99 Tobias Renegade (JH)
    Carvin LB70 modified w/ EMG J-pickups
    '96 USA Fender Ltd. Ed. 50th Anniversary Jazz
    (2) '92 USA Fender Jazz Plus w/ Lace Sensor pickups
    Ibanez Soundgear SR400
    Carvin LB76 6-string fretless
    Ibanez EXB405 (my first bass ever...age 15. It had twin P pickups)


    Warwick LWA1000 (1000 watts solid state)
    Genz Benz Streamliner 900 (900 watts solid state w/ tube preamp)
    Eden WT-800 (800 watts solid state w/ tube preamp)
    Eden World Traveler 1205 (1000 watt SS w/ tube preamp)
    Early 80s Carvin PB-300 (300 watt solid state)
    Eden WT-330 Time Traveler
    Ampeg SVT-3 Pro
    Hartke 2000 200-watt Transient Attack


    Schroeder 1210 "Airhead"
    Schroeder 21012
    Schroeder 1212
    Avatar 2x10 NEO
    Avatar 1x12 NEO
    2 Aguilar GS-112s
    Ampeg BSE-410H
    SWR Big Ben 1x18
    Alumapro 2x10 gold aluminum


    Roland Micro Cube Bass RX Bass Combo (5 adorable little watts)
    Vox Rhythm/Desktop Amplifier for Bass (1 tiny little watt - awwww!)
    Phil Jones BG100 Bass Cub Combo 2x5 (100 Watts)
    Gallien-Krueger MB212-II Ultralight 2x12 (500 watts)
    Hughes & Kettner Quantum 421 2x10 (400 watts)
    Gallien-Krueger MB115 Ultralight 1x15 (200 watts)
    Ampeg BA-108
    Fender Rumble 150
    Fender BXR-100 (again)
    Ampeg BA-112 (again)
    Yorkville Bassmaster XM 50 combo
    Peavey 158 15-watt practice combo
    Ampeg B100R RocketBass
    Ampeg BA-112
    Fender BXR 100


    Xotic BB Bass Preamp pedal
    Electro-Harmonix Steel Leather expander pedal
    Electro-Harmonix Bass Microsynth pedal
    Frantone Lo-Tone Classic Fuzz pedal
    Fulltone Mosfet Bass-Drive pedal
    Aguilar TLC Compressor pedal
    BBE Sonic Stomp pedal
    1976 Wurlitzer Omni 3500 electric organ
    1988 Roland D-20 synthesizer
    Ibanez PD7 Phat-Hed bass overdrive pedal
    HAO "Rust Ride" overdrive pedal
    Boss GEB-7 Bass Equalizer pedal
    G.A.S. List:
    Maybe an all-tube bass head. Pretty much anything G&L or Fender, especially 60s-70s Fender basses... or anything unique that piques my interest.
    Influences and Teachers:
    John Paul Jones, Adam Clayton, John Entwistle, Paul McCartney, Jaco Pastorius, Alonza Bevan, Stuart Chatwood, Geddy Lee, Geezer Butler, Jeff Ament, Guy Berryman, Mel Schacher, Leland Sklar, Flea, Steve Lack, James David, Robert DeLeo, James Jamerson, Fran Sheehan, Billy Cox, Tim Commerford, Les Claypool, Paz Lenchantin, Justin Chancellor, Gary Thain, Chris Serafini, Pierre de Reeder, Joie Callio, Davey Faragher, Nate Query, Dougie Thomson, Jason Falkner, Juan Alderete
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Live music, books, movies, TV, video games, travel, food, whisky, beer, wine, sleep


    "wonferdul" is the new album from mint wad willy.
    download for free and play it loud with the windows open.


    Unused black Musicman plate and screws
    Warwick LWA1000 micro-head: 1000 watts/5.95 lbs. Smaller than a toaster... and way more powerful :)