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Wantagh, NY


Male, from Wantagh, NY

Trying to sort thru this new TB layout Apr 16, 2014

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  • About

    Wantagh, NY
    Current Setup:
    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-210HE
    Mike Frost Custom 2x10" cabinet (with Eminence Legend BP102-4 speakers)
    Sonic 1x15" cabinet (with Eminence Legend CB 158 speaker)

    Boss NS-2 Noise Suppressor, Ampeg SCR-DI Bass DI with Scrambler Overdrive, TSW Compass Bass Compressor, MXR DC Brick, Boss GEB-7 Bass Equalizer, MXR M84 Bass Fuzz Deluxe, TC Electronic Sub' n'Up Octaver, Electro-Harmonix Bass Micro Synthesizer, Electro-Harmonix Silencer Noise Gate/Effects Loop, Electro-Harmonix Bass Preacher Compressor/Sustainer, 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 Monkey Wrench (Foo Fighters 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