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May 4, 1980 (Age: 37)
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Illinois (Chicago Suburbs)
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Male, 37, from Illinois (Chicago Suburbs)

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  • About

    May 4, 1980 (Age: 37)
    Home Page:
    Illinois (Chicago Suburbs)
    Music Educator
    Current Setup:
    Current Basses:

    Roscoe Century Signature 5
    Ash body/Quilted Maple top
    Maple/Purpleheart wedge neck
    Spalted Purpleheart fingerboard
    Bart/Bart Roscoe wound pickups/electronics

    Roscoe Century Standard Plus Fretless JB 5
    Mahogany body/Flame Maple top
    Maple neck
    Black Diamondwood board with aluminum lines
    Bart/Bart pickups/electronics

    Roscoe SKB Standard Plus 5 JJ
    Ash body/Flame Koa top
    Maple neck
    Birdseye Maple fretboard
    Bart/Bart pickups/electronics

    Carvin LB75
    Maple body (tung oil)
    Maple neck-thru
    Ebony fretboard
    Bart single coil, Carvin MM humbucker/Nordstrand 3-band pre

    Carvin P5
    Diamond White over alder body, white pearl pickguard and knobs
    Maple neck
    Ebony fingerboard with pearl blocks
    Carvin PJ pickups and active electronics
    TI Jazz Flats

    80's Hohner Fretless P with neck bucker

    Corina P bass
    Maple neck and board
    Bartolini P/vol/tone
    TI Jazz Flats

    Dean A/E.

    Current Gig Rigs: Genz Benz Shuttle 9.0 and 6.0, Carvin BX1200, GigMaster Soundworks fEARful 15/6/1, Carvin Neo 15 sub, Genz Benz 12T and 210T, 1967 Ampeg B-15N, Ampeg B-100R
    Favorite Genres:
    Funk, Motown, Rock (Classic and otherwise), Jazz/Blues, Christian, Gospel, getting into Neo-Soul.
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Private instructor, sub for local bands, studio work, theatre, staff musician at church
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Basses (most recently owned at the top):
    Fender/Squier 4-to-5 conversion Precision bass
    Rogue Acoustic-electric
    Warwick German Corvette $$ 5 2-piece Ash body Ovankol neck Wenge fretboard MEC/MEC
    Stagg EUB
    Carvin LB76 fretless (EMG 40-Js, passive), Koa Body Maple neck-thru lined Ebony fingerboard EMG JJ active pickups/passive vol/vol/tone/tone
    Carvin Icon IC5W (Bromberg pre)
    2004 Warwick lined fretless Corvette
    1998 Warwick Thumb BO 5
    Valenti ash/maple/ebony, spalted maple top, norstrand/aguilar
    Line 6 Variax 705
    2000 Fender MIM Deluxe Jazz V w Suhr electronics
    Carvin BB75
    Modulus Quantum 6
    Conklin GT-7
    Dave Pushic custom 7
    Warwick Thumb BO 4
    Fender American Deluxe Jazz 4
    Line 6 Variax 700
    Schecter 4
    Washburn 6
    Fender MIJ P
    Engelhart C-1 upright
    Rogue 4, 5
    Fender MIM P bass

    Amplification and Cabs:
    EA iAmp 500
    Yorkville 115 combo
    Hartke 2000, 5000, and 7000
    Hartke 410XL (x3)
    SWR Workingman's 10
    SWR Workingpro 10T
    SWR 750x
    SWR SM900
    SWR Workingman's 210C
    SWR Triad
    G.A.S. List:
    Influences and Teachers:
    Jaco, Rocco, & Jamerson; the great drummers I play with.
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Not eating meat
    Teaching Credentials:
    Bachelor's in Music Education, Northern Illinois University