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  • About

    Birthday:
    May 15, 1961 (Age: 56)
    Current Setup:
    Basses 5-Strings
    -MusicMan StingRay 5
    -MusicMan StingRay Classic 5
    -Carvin SB 5000
    -Häussel Jazzbass Headless Custom Made (Mine!!! Made for me!!!)

    Basses 4-Strings
    -Fender Precision - Bass Bj. '64
    -MusicMan Stingray 4
    -Hoshino Gakki (Pre-Ibanez) Master LP-Kopie Bj. mid - '60
    -Hohner B II Headless (Steinberger Copie)
    -Aria Dreadnought Accoustic Bass Guitar
    -Stagg Upright Elektric Kontrabass
    -Gasparo-Kopie Double Bass, Violinform, gewölbter Rücken + Decke

    Amps:

    GenzBenz GBE 1200, 1200 Watt @ 2 Ohm, 1000 Watt @ 4 Ohm, 550 Watt @ 8 Ohm

    Ampeg SVP-Pro with Poweramp
    2x700 w @ 4 Ohm, 2x450 w @ 8 Ohm, 1.400 w @ 8 Ohm bridged

    Markbass Little MarkII, 500 Watt @ 4 Ohm

    Peavey TMax, 500 Watt @ 2 Ohm

    Had to to it again: GK 400 RB Mk I


    All the other amps are combos, this means, with integrated speaker.


    -GallienKrueger MB 200 mit 1x12'' - Speaker, 100 Watts @ 4 Ohm

    -Marshall MB 4410 mit 4x10'' - Speaker, 300 Watt @ 4 Ohm, 450 Watt @ 2 Ohm

    -Ibanez Promethean 5110 mit 1x10'' - Speaker, 250 Watt @ 8 Ohm, 500 Watt @ 4 Ohm

    Cabs:

    -Tecamp L 810, 2400 Watt @ 4 Ohms, two of them

    -Tecamp L 215, 800 Watt @ 8 Ohms

    -SWR Workingman 212 with Beyma-neo-replacement speakers, 600 Watt @ 4 Ohm

    -Ampeg-Copie 410 Cabinet, sealed, 4x10'' - Speaker, 300 Watt @ 4 Ohm

    -Peavey 210 TVX Cabinet 2x10'' - Speaker, 350 Watt @ 4 Ohm

    -Peavey 410 TVX Cabinet 4x10'' - Speaker, 350 Watt @ 4 Ohm

    -SWR Workingpro 210 Cabinet 2x10'' - Speaker, 300 Watt @ 8 Ohm


    Loud, fat, beefy! This ist the way, bassequipment should sound - and the audience should be able to hear and feel the bass - and locate it. Lot´s of low end, lot´s of shiny brilliant high end....comming all together. You name it!
    Favorite Genres:
    All kinds of music - as long as it is good music...

    To be true... I love heavy Rock and Metal.
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Active: The Crossed Bones, Hot Tubes, The Barefoot Dudes, Samen (no longer - finished in May 2011), Murdered By Death, Fritz Herzel Quartett, Steamhammer Project, Hadley and the Rangers
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Lots of things had to go:

    Lado Professional Bass
    Kasuga Jazz Bass
    Höfner Jazz Bass
    Squier Jazz Bass Fretless (mid-80's, stolen after a gig, wish I still had this one)
    Warwick Streamer Stage I

    F.A.L. Kestrel 1x15'' Bass Combo (pure BS...)

    Gallien-Krueger 400 RB - went on fire during beeing played by the new owner

    SWR Redhead, 18 years in heavy use, then the powersection died.....

    "Can't-Remember-The-Name" - Amphead (Acoustic-clone) with 200 watt @ 4 Ohm, red face....?

    Marshall 1x18'' - cab, huge thing...
    DIY - 2x15'' - cab (Peavey Kopie)
    DIY - 2x12'' - cab (MusicMan Kopie)
    G.A.S. List:
    GenzBenz Streamliner 9.2
    UberBass 212
    UberBass 410
    Influences and Teachers:
    Billy Sheehan
    Ed Friedland
    Jerry "Wyzard" Seay
    Roberto Trujillio
    Helmut Hattler
    John Myung
    John Entwistle
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Fishing, Shotokan Karate, Motorbiking

    Signature

    Genz Benz Club #360 / Genzler Amplification #24 / Mark Bass #348 / Fender Precision Bass #1029 / Ampeg #893 / Grumpy Old Farts #53