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  • About

    Home page:
    http://www.reverbnation.com/thebookofvilah
    Location:
    Australia
    Current Setup:
    Mircourt (around 1850's) french bass currently being restored,
    Carlo Giordano 3/4 bass, spruce/ply,
    Belcantos,
    french no name brazil wood bow salt and pepper hair
    Shen Ophelia Carbon fibre bow - white hair
    Nyman / Pops rosin
    Blue Kickball mic for DB
    Clarus/ Whizzy 10
    Favorite Genres:
    dont have one, I listen to and try to play everything.
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    My main project at the moment is a 4 piece band (The Book Of Vilah), Double bass, classical guitar, bouzouki and vocals. I have a few solo recording projects of varied genres. I play with as many people as I can... have bass will travel.
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Its not really bass stuff but I can offer advice on recording mixing and mastering. As an audio engineer I have recorded a wide range of music. As a bassist I have played many styles.
    G.A.S. List:
    to make a living playing bass!
    Influences and Teachers:
    When I was young Brian Ritchies acoustic bass guitar playing on the violent femmes first album. Charlie Haden, I love his versatility and the wide cross section of music he has played. My teacher! I guess I am more inspired by music as a whole rather then just bassists. At the moment I am going through an Ethnic/ gypsy phase. This will probably change soon. When I hear or see anyone play really well on any instrument it inspires me.
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Motorcycling, writing, audio production

    Signature

    "....all those low frequencies vibrating through you, its gotta be good for you right?" - Captain Mission
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    1. Very happy with the strings