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66, from Burlingame, California
- Steve Swan was last seen:
- Jan 9, 2021
- Jun 29, 1954 (Age: 66)
- Home Page:
- Burlingame, California
- Current Setup:
1932 no-name German 7/8 strung with plain A gut string set, using a AKG C 419 Microphone and/ or a Realist through an SWR Workingman's 12 amplifier or straight in to the board.
Electric- Circa 1959 Premier with solid Brazilian Rosewood neck. Strung with the bottom four strings of a 5 string flatwound set. Foam mute for string bass style response.
- Gigs and Ensembles:
- Previously Owned Gear:
Zuchowicz custom Montagnana style 7/8
Ca. 1900 German Flatback
Kolstein 7/8 Baker model
1920s era Juzek
5 different Paesold or Hofner 7/8s carved backs
- G.A.S. List:
Custom Italian style large 3/4 or smaller 7/8 carved back with about a 42" string length
Another cleaner condition Premier electric bass guitar ca. 1960!
- Influences and Teachers:
- Charles Mingus, Charlie Haden, Milt Hinton, Ray Brown, Buell Neidlinger, Jack Cooke, Bob Moore, Joe Zinkan, Jake Tullock
- Hobbies and Interests:
- Retailer: Shen, Sun, older European