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Merc Montclair
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Merc Montclair

Male, from Austin, TX

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  • About

    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    Occupation:
    Musician
    Current Setup:
    EBMM Stingray, Custom made Jackson fretless, Warmothy J-Ray, some No Name Fenderish P/J mashup thing set up with piccolo strings for two handed tapping, Aria DMB-380, Fender Rumble 500 head, Traynor DynaBass 800 w/Orange OBC 2x10" & 1x15" cabs, Shure GLXD16 Wireless/tuner, DBX 166XL stereo compressor, Traynor 1x15" cab, DBX 166A compressor.
    Favorite Genres:
    I like listening to anything with a bass part that grabs me. I can & do play anything except mainline jazz. Working on that though.
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    New York session wannabe, LA session "C" list though I played on several TV shows & film scores, more live dates than I can remember, many, many bands including one that had a couple of top 10's in the 80's, all the commensurate touring, promotional TV shows & heavy rotation on MTV-Name withheld because reasons.
    Previously Owned Gear:
    SVT 350H, Marshall bass amps (the black ones-sounded fantastic but blew up all the time), 3 SVT 8x10" cabinets(I stacked them on their sides), mid 60's blonde Hofner, mid 60's Gibson EBO, mid 60's Gibson EB-2
    G.A.S. List:
    Maruszczyk Frog, ESH Stinger, Darkglass Vintage Ultra, Aguilar DB 751, Jule Monique, Mid 60's Burns of London Bison bass (white with scroll headstock).
    Influences and Teachers:
    James Jamerson, Lee Sklar, TM Stevens, John Giblin, JPJ, Guy Pratt and pretty much every player I've ever heard.

    Signature

    "We can never select the one result we want to the exclusion of all others."
    David Pye, The Nature and Aesthetics of Design