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Brother Goose
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Farmer-Student-Massage Therapist-Bassist

Brother Goose

Fun with a k all day!, Male, from Syracuse NY

Down for the Upstroke Jul 7, 2016

Brother Goose was last seen:
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      Down for the Upstroke
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      What would Rick James do?
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  • About

    Gender:
    Male
    Birthday:
    July 18
    Home Page:
    http://www.linkedin.com/in/gustavhoffmann/
    Location:
    Syracuse NY
    Occupation:
    Farmer-Student-Massage Therapist-Bassist
    Current Setup:
    Warmoth Gecko 6 strings. (Fretted maple/ash- fretless ebony/koa), Warmoth Gecko 5 string- Pau Ferro/Alder- Seymour Duncan 18v MM
    Carvin BX500 or Carvin HD3000 w Aguilar TH preamp. fEARFUL 12/6 cube, JBL Thiele 15
    Favorite Genres:
    Funk, Soul, R&B, Gospel, Reggae, Indian Classical, 70's Fusion, Disco, Old School Hip-Hop, and "other".
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    The Nasty Truth (funk), Hoffmann Family Band (classic R&B), Various churches, studio/sub work.
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Fender P (81 usa), Alembic Persuader 5, Franken-Fender Fretless PJ, Modulus Quantum 5, Ken Smith BT 6, KSD 705, Peavey Millenium 5,1979 Ibanez Musician, Warwick Streamer Pro-M Fretless 5, g&l sb-2, Ibanez SDGR 506, Ibanez GSR w EMGs, and Memphis P bass
    G.A.S. List:
    Ken Smith 6 string
    Fretless Zon 5/6 string
    Lakland 5 string
    Squier VM P5
    Squier VM fretless (discount Jaco bass)

    fEARFUL cabs (all of them)

    A roadie/van/time-machine
    Influences and Teachers:
    Papa, Mama, My local gurus (Gary Goal, Devery Battle, Andy Jordan, Steve Winston), James Brown/Bootsy, Stanley, Jaco, Louis Johnson, Daryl Pugh, Ian Stewart, Rocco, Verdine, Byron Milley, Gary King, Chuck Rainey, Marcus, Bunny B (technique), Paul Jackson (what a groove), Kim Clarke (attitude), Sade, Jamiroquai, Victor Wooten (mostly his wonderful shining personality) and all of the great bassists from Motown/Stax/Sun/Muscle Shoals and countless hits from the past.
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Bow hunting/archery, farming (grass fed beef and heirloom vegetables), fitness/self-defense, forestry/land management, dancing, tequila, cooking, spiritual growth, and being the best Husband/Brother/Son possible!
    Disclosures:
    God Is Love
    In the immortal words of my Mama:

    "Play the spaces, Son"


    "Don't fool the dancers"


    "The band sounded great once I shot a couple fingers off the bass player."

    Signature

    Everything is on the One.

    Warmoth Gecko Club #23

    Fretless Club #1054