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May 2, 1952 (Age: 65)
Long Island, NY


65, from Long Island, NY

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  • About

    May 2, 1952 (Age: 65)
    Long Island, NY
    Current Setup:
    2012 Lakland Skyline DJ-4
    2006 American Deluxe Fender Jazz
    1979 Kramer DMZ5000
    2013 Carvin BX500 Head, BR210-C Cabinet
    2006 Gallien Krueger 700RBII-210 Combo
    1990's Hartke 12" HS-1200 KickBack Combo
    Favorite Genres:
    Progressive Rock, 60's, 70's Classic Rock, 60's Psychedelic Rock, 50's, 60's, and 70's Jazz, 60's Motown, 70's Reggae, Blues.
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Been in local original rock bands since the early 70's up until the mid 90's. I still jam with friends these days, just for the fun of it :)
    Previously Owned Gear:
    1969 Gibson EB3
    1971 Dan Armstrong Clear Lucite Bass
    1973 Rickenbacker 4001
    1980's Yamaha Fretless
    1980's Steinberger L2 Headless Bass
    1992 American Fender Urge

    1971 Ampeg SVT with 2 15" Sun (JBL D130's) cab
    1974 Ampeg B410 Combo
    1976 Traynor MONO Block B Head w/ 18" folded horn cab
    1979 home built utilizing a bridged Hafler DH200 power amp, IVP Intersound Pre Amp, home made cab utilizing a 15" Peavey Black Widow
    1990's Hartke 7000 bi amped head with XL215 and XL 210 cabs
    2004 SWR Black Beauty Combo
    Influences and Teachers:
    James Jamerson
    Jack Casady
    Phil Lesh
    Jack Bruce
    John Paul Jones
    Glenn Cornick
    Chris Squire
    John Entwistle
    Geddy Lee
    Phil Lynott
    Mel Shacker
    Rick Danko
    Paul McCartney
    Larry Taylor
    Bill Wyman
    Tracy Wormworth
    Jaco Pastorius
    Alphonso Johnson
    Stanley Clarke
    etc, etc....


    Lakland Club Member #432, Gallien-Krueger Club Member #898, Kramer Club Member #86