1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

Last Activity:
Jan 22, 2019 at 7:48 PM
Feb 24, 2007
Likes Received:
Trophy Points:

Share This Page


from Westchester County NY

Supporting Member
daveman50 was last seen:
Jan 22, 2019 at 7:48 PM
    1. There are no messages on daveman50's profile yet.
  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • About

    Westchester County NY
    Current Setup:
    Bass guitars: 1973 Rickenbacker 4001; [ FOR SALE: 1989-90 Fender Precision Bass (MIJ) ]; Rob Allen MB2 (lined fretless); Danelectro "Dano 56" (modified with Kent Armstrong DA-DB pickup); Dearmond Jetstar II (MIK); late 60's Univox "Custom" 335 hollowbody; homemade shortscale bass (body a la Rick 3000) with Lace Bassbar pickup and Airline neck; Danelectro "Dano 63" short scale (replaced neck with fretless); 1989 Yamaha BB-200; Breedlove Atlas Solo BJ350/CM4 (fretless acoustic); Guild B140E (acoustic).

    Double bass: Strunal 3/4 plywood upright bass with David Gage Realist pickup; strung with Thomastic Spirocore red wraps.

    EUB: Azola Bug Bass.

    Amps: Ampeg PF-50T; Gallien-Krueger MB 200; 1974 Sunn Concert Bass; Hartke B30 combo. Crown XLS 1500 power amp. Raven Labs PHA-1. A few pedals.

    Cabs: Barefaced Super Compact; modified Avatar SB-112 (added 6" mid); Genz-Benz STL-8T; homebrew sealed 1x12 with Eminence Beta 12A; early 70s Sunn 215S.

    Guitars: early 80's Guild D50NT; mid-late 60's Harmony H165; 1930's no-name tenor guitar; Yamaha Pacifica electric (white on white). And a 'Kentucky' mandolin.
    Favorite Genres:
    No limits, but pretty much not into metal :)
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Frisky Chestnut (R&B); Lugwrench (classic rock); Pocket (groove); plus pickup and sub gigs.
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Basses: 1970 Hagstrom H-II-B; unknown upright bass with a bolted neck repair (the head of the bolt was visible on the fingerboard) and a cracked bassbar, what can I say, it was cheap & got me through many jazz gigs late70s early 80s; 1975 Rickenbacker 3000; 1979 Rickenbacker 3001; Rob Allen Mouse; Hofner Ignition Beatle Bass; 1990's Danelectro Longhorn (MIK); Ibanez AFB-200; Squier VM Precision Bass TB, modified with Dark Star pickup; Yamaha RBX 760; Yamaha SVB reissue. Fender Sonoran SCE Cutaway A/E guitar.

    Amps/Cabs: late 60s silverface Fender "Bassman-Amp" with a no-name, horrible 215 guitar cabinet; 1972 Ampeg B-25B with matching 215 cabinet; 1974 Sunn 215S cabinet (one driver was later cannibalized for a homebrew sealed 115 cabinet, which served me well for years); a Kasino something or other amp; Crate BX-100 combo; Gallien-Krueger MB-150; MarkBass LM-II; Euphonic Audio NL-210; Aguilar GS-112; SansAmp RBI; QSC RMX 850 power amp; Thunderfunk TFB550-B.
    G.A.S. List:
    I need bicarb.
    Influences and Teachers:
    McCartney; Entwistle; Jack Bruce; Jamerson; Jim Fielder; Chris Squire; Mel Schacher; John Paul Jones; Rocco Prestia; Chuck Rainey; Bootsy Collins; Michael Rhodes; Brian Wilson. Ron Carter; Jimmy Garrison; Ray Brown. J.S. Bach; Duke Ellington; Stevie Wonder; Robert Johnson; Johnny Cash; and the Carter Family (Mother Maybelle rocks those low notes).

    Teachers: My late father. And I've studied (a little) with Harvie S.
    Hobbies and Interests:
    See above.