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from Jacksonville, FL USA
- bobbyraybass was last seen:
- May 2, 2010
- April 6
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- Jacksonville, FL USA
- Current Setup:
Wenzel Kohler 5/8 or 3/4 (mid-50's?) - Pirastro Heavy E & A strings, Thomastic Weich D & G strings, David Gage Realist pickup. Primary gig-bass for jazz.
Ernst Heinrich Roth 3/4 (1965) - currently undergoing restoration (not much info yet).
Ary French-style bow, pernambuco, recently re-haired all-"pepper". Carrlson Medium rosin.
Acoustic Image 250-W amp.
AKG C1000S mic.
Carvin B5 5-string, active, 2-pickup (from kit) - LaBella roundwounds.
Fender "hybrid" ('74 P-neck & '78 J-body), 2-pickup (one of which is from an old Thunderbird) - Ernie Ball rounds.
1966 Gibson EB-2 semi-hollow, 1-pickup, sliding-mute bridge - Rotosound tape-flats.
SansAmp Bass Driver (DI-box), no other effects used.
Ampeg PortaBass 250W amp (recently replaced both speakers in cab w/Carvins).
- Gigs and Ensembles:
- Various jazz & blues outfits around NE Florida, but mainly: Laurence Walden's Jazz Connection, Legacy JazzTet, BPExpress.
- Previously Owned Gear:
- 1964 Gibson Thunderbird II (many years ago when I was younger & doing mostly rock gigs - unfortunately it was completely destroyed in an auto-accident - I salvaged its pickup and that lives on in my Fender "hybrid" bass).
- Hobbies and Interests:
- Photography, Cycling