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!  

Last Activity:
Feb 22, 2021
Jan 1, 2012
Likes Received:
Trophy Points:

Following 1

  1. HMZ

Followers 3

Wantagh, NY

Share This Page


Male, from Wantagh, NY

Can't wait to gig this weekend with my new Valenti T20-P4!!! Jul 25, 2017

monkeybass68 was last seen:
Feb 22, 2021
    1. monkeybass68
      Can't wait to gig this weekend with my new Valenti T20-P4!!!
      1. DiabolusInMusic likes this.
    2. monkeybass68
      Trying to sort thru this new TB layout
  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • About

    Wantagh, NY
    Current Setup:
    Valenti T20-P4
    Fender Precision - MIM '05 (with original '73 Fender P PUP in neck and Fender '75 Re-issue Jazz PUP in bridge)
    Spector Legend 4 (with P-J pup configuration - EMG-HZs)
    Abe Rivera custom 4 string (with Dimarzio Model J PUPs)
    Abe Rivera custom 5 string fretless (don't recall what PUPs I put in this one - built back in '88)
    Epiphone Thunderbird IV (with EMG TBP and TBJ PUPs)

    Ampeg SVT3 Pro (made in USA)
    Ashdown MiBass 2.0
    Ampeg PF-115HE
    Ampeg PF-115LF
    Mike Frost Custom 2x10" cabinet (with Eminence Legend BP102-4 speakers)
    Sonic 1x15" cabinet (with Eminence Legend CB 158 speaker)

    Ampeg SCR-DI Bass DI with Scrambler Overdrive, TSW Compass Bass Compressor, MXR DC Brick, Boss OC-2 Octave, Korg PB-01 Pitchblack Chromatic Pedal Tuner, Boss FV-50H Volume Pedal
    Favorite Genres:
    rock, hard rock, metal, pop, new wave, alternative, classic rock, some jazz/instrumental music, R&B, funk, dance, blues, etc.
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Facelift (Alice In Chains/Mike Starr tribute) and Fire & Ice (Pat Benatar tribute), various cover bands
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Ampeg SVP Pro Bass Pre-amp
    Alembic F2B pre-amp
    2 - Sonic 1x15" cabinets loaded with JBL E-140s
    G.A.S. List:
    Musicman Stingray (4 or 5 string), Rickenbacker 4001, Spector NS-2
    Influences and Teachers:
    John Paul Jones, Chris Squire, John Entwistle, Jaco Pastorius, Geddy Lee, Flea, Steve Harris, Mike Frost, Pino Palladino, Mike Starr, Mike Inez, Doug Pinnick, Sting, etc., etc....
    Hobbies and Interests:
    MMA, sports


    the Official Ampeg Club #979; The Official Fender Precision Bass Club #1052; SPECTOR® Club #437; AMPEG PORTAFLEX CLUB #393; John Paul Jones fan club #42; PJ Club #62; NY Bassists #60


  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.