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PlayTheBass
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PlayTheBass

aka Mac Daddy, Male, from Carmichael, CA

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  • About

    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Carmichael, CA
    Current Setup:
    '77 Jazz
    Sadowsky 5-string fretless
    Veillette 5-string singlecut fretless
    '74 Fender P w/ copy of '73 J neck
    '59 Precision
    gaffer's tape (black)

    X-Wire wireless
    Jule Monique
    Glock Bass Art Classic Pre
    Crown MT1200 power amp
    EA Wizzies
    Thunderfunk TFB550
    Vintech X73
    1969 Ampeg B-15N
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    70's soul/funk/R&B cover bands, original acid jazz, occasional rock/blues live/studio
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Demeter, Alembic, Kern, Avalon, Stewart, Crest, Bag End, EA, Wayne Jones, Schroeder, Bergantino, Acme, SWR, Eden, Manne, and probably some others I can't think of right now...
    G.A.S. List:
    A nice Stingray someday would be cool. Maybe a Sterling fretless too. And an early 50's Precision, early 60's Jazz, and a '57 Corvette...
    Influences and Teachers:
    My teacher Chris Robertson of San Luis Obispo; then Marcus, Jaco, George Porter, Jr., Paul McCartney, James Jamerson, Brian Bromberg, Charlie Haden, Armand Sabal-Lecco, Geddy Lee, Derek Allen... and probably about 50% of all the other bassists I've ever heard, actually, in some way or another!
    Hobbies and Interests:
    video production, home remodeling, astronomy, competitive llama herding