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Male, from Iowa City, IA

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"The worst thing I could be thinking is how could I be a cool bass player." Apr 12, 2016

sboarini was last seen:
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      "The worst thing I could be thinking is how could I be a cool bass player."
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      women and rhythm section first
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      Oh I think you're going to need all that bass...
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  • About

    Home Page:
    Iowa City, IA
    Current Setup:
    Modulus Q5 TBX (1990) / AVRI '62 Fender Precision / Gibson Midtown w/Curtis Novak EB pickups

    Ampeg V4B (1972-1975) and Ampeg 810AV or Traynor YBA-200 and Berg HT322 or Eden WT550 and 2 Eden D112XLT8s

    Effects: Korg Pitchblack tuner, 3Leaf Audio Groove Regulator, Origin Effects Cali76 STD, EBS Octabass, JohnK Hudson Broadcast Clone (etched), Darkglass B3K, ss/bs TAFM, Broughton Power Stage, JohnK Alembic F2B clone

    Extra stuff: Polytune noir, Creation Audio MK 4.23

    Use a GK MB 210 500 W Combo amp and/or Ampeg BA110V2 for practice
    Favorite Genres:
    Driving Blues Rock, Jamming Rock, Pop
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Plastic Relations - cover band out of Iowa City, IA
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Spector Euro 5LX, MIM Fender P bass, Ibanez SR500, Dunlop MXR Envelope Filter, EBS Multi-comp, GK Goldline 500, Mesa Boogie Diesel 115, Hartke Transporter 410, Way Huge Swollen Pickle, MXR M89, Eden WTDI, Schecter Stiletto Elite 5, Boss OC-2, Iron Ether Oxide, Iron Ether Polytope, ISP Noise Decimator, Ernie Ball VP, Empress Compressor with SA programmable EQ sidechain, Boss BF-3 Flange, Southampton Fifth Gear, Spaceman Saturn V, Free The Tone BB-2 Bass Blaster, FEA Labs Opti-FET
    G.A.S. List:
    Reeves Custom 225 + matching Reeves 410, Mesa Strategy+mesa PH412, Fender J (or other jazz bass), Alembic ???, Bergantino B-Amp, Bergantino NV610, FEA Trans-boost, Spaceman Sputnik, Spaceman Orion, Spaceman Voyager 1, FEA DE-LC, D*A*M Super Bee, Mr. Black Bass OD, Source Audio Distortion, 3Leaf Audio Wonderlove/Deluxe, Lovetone Meatball, Akai Deep Impact, and about 10,000 other things.
    Influences and Teachers:
    Phil Lesh and Mike Gordon are my heroes!
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Played piano/sang in piano bars for years until I grew up and became a bass player.
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