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November 19
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St. Johns, FL
IT Professional & Multi-genre bass player.


Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer, from St. Johns, FL

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  • About

    November 19
    Home Page:
    St. Johns, FL
    IT Professional & Multi-genre bass player.
    Current Setup:

    Fodera Imperial 5 Custom, with p/up in the AJ position
    Fender Jaco Signature model Fretless
    Jake Sharp - Sharp Guitar Works String bass
    Nordstrand Nordy vJ5 (w/Nordstrand Fatstacks and Aguiliar OBP-3)
    Callowhill (j)unk5 (w/Nordstrand Fatstacks and Aguiliar OBP-3)
    Benavente SCD62434SN (Koa topped)
    1994 MIA Fender Jazz Bass Plus(w/Nordstand NJ4SE's...Passive)
    2003 MIM Fender Jazz Bass Standard 5 (Ulyate J pickups)
    Hofner Ignition 4 Greenburst
    Boulder Creek 5 string acoustic
    Howard Core Upright bass

    Amplification and Speakers:

    Epifani UL/T 112
    Epifani UL110
    Epifani Performance 600
    Aguilar TH700
    Aguilar DB359
    Eich T900
    Bergantino HD410
    TC Electronic RH750
    Schroeder 1210L
    Schroeder 12.8L
    GK MB200
    Peavey 115
    Ampeg 110

    Other Stuff:

    Origin Effects Cali76
    Seamoon Funk Machine
    Radial Pro DI
    TC Electronics Polytune
    TC Electronics Ditto
    TC Electronics Dittox2
    Darkglass B3k Microtubes
    Boss OC-2
    Ibanez Bass Tube Screamer
    MXR Carbon Copy
    MXR Envelope Filter
    Boss TU2
    Favorite Genres:
    Jazz, funk, R&B, Neosoul, Blues, Hip Hop, Reggae.
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Dyer Davis Group, Gene Deer Band, Liquid Groove, American Cheese, Jake Sharp Band, Jess Goggans Band, Coy Bowles (gtr'st for Zac Brown Band) and the Fellowship, Superfecta, Secondhand Swagger and various studio/'hired-gun' work.
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Aguilar Agro, Kala Ubass, Ampeg SVT Classic, TC Electronics Flashback Mini, Aguilar DB412, Boss RC20, Aguilar Octimizer, Line 6 FM, EH Dr. Q, Epifani T-410, Lakland JO5, Epifani PS1000, Fender 2012 MIA P5, Genz Benz ShuttleMax 9.2, TC Electronic RH450, Schroeder 1215L, Dingwall Afterburner ABZ 5, Aguilar AG 500, Epifani UL502, Avatar B212 neo, Benavente DCD62434BO, Aguilar DB659, Genz Benz Streamliner 900,Aguilar TH500, Epifani UL210, Epifani PS600, Walter Woods MI 100-8, EA iAmp350, '06 MIM Fender Jazz Bass Fretless, Brubaker KXB custom 5 (w/ Spalted Maple top), Benavente SCD5, Epifani PS210, SSW Paduak Fretless 4(w/Aguilar OBP-1), LowEnd TrueVoice Pre, Warrior 5 string 'Soldier' (w/Aguilar OBP-3 and Barts), Aguilar GS 112 (x3), Dean Edge Hammer 10 string, Trace Elliot GP11, Mesa Boogie 410, Yamaha BB405 5 string, Crown CE1000, Crown XLS402, BBE 262, SWR Triad, SansAmp RBI, AMP SL-1 Pre, Pedulla Rapture J2000/AAA 5-String, BagEnd 1x12, Fender Jazz MIM, Euphonic Audio VL110, Fender BXR 600 w/ 410 and 115, SWR Workingman's 15, Ibanez 6 string SDGR, Mako 'P-bass' Copy, Warmoth fretless 5, SWR Bass 350 head.
    G.A.S. List:
    Fodera Lincoln Goines Sig
    70's Ampeg Porta-Flex (fliptop)
    Walter Woods Ultra
    MTD 634-24
    MTD 534-21
    Influences and Teachers:
    Teachers: MTV, Bruce Gertz, JPM and Todd Baker

    Influ: Fima Ephron, Dominique DiPiazza, Janek Gwizdala, Willie Weeks, Steve Jenkins, Avishai Cohen, Anthony Jackson, James Jamerson, Pino Palladino, Tony Grey, Tim Lefebvre, Munir Hossn, Matthew Garrison, Carole Kaye, Chuck Rainey, Donald 'Duck' Dunn and Jaco.
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Mountain biking, Hustling for gigs, Traveling, Eating, Cooking, Relaxing.


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