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TomB
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  • About

    Gender:
    Male
    Birthday:
    June 16
    Location:
    Vermont
    Current Setup:
    Not listed for security reasons
    Favorite Genres:
    Blues, Americana, Pop, Singer-songwriter combos of the foregoing
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Fast Eddie, Budda Band, Bob Stannard Blues Band, Joe Moore Band, Left Eye Jump, Conqueror Root, Small Change, Mark Legrand, Tim Brick, Jeff Salisbury and whoever else calls.
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Let's see:Electrics:

    '08? G&L L-1500, very light
    '89 G&L SB-2, 3T w/maple, "Leo" headstock
    '71 LPB Jazz w/Moon Blackbird preamp
    '61 Precision bass, stock, w/fiesta red pro refin.
    '63 jazz bass, 3T SB, long provenance on this one
    Warmoth/Florence frankenfretless jazz w/Bart pre, Lane Poor pickups
    '80 G&L L1000 - very early example (bought new)
    Steinberger Spirit 5 strg
    Gibson '67 EB-2, near mint
    Danelectro Hodad, 3-pickup
    Danelectro Dolphin '63 Silvertone

    Upright:
    Eminence EUB, #14
    1930's era Mittenwald carved upright

    Rigs:
    GK MB Fusion 500
    GK MB 500
    Eden WT-400
    AudioKinesis TC 112 v1
    AudioKinesis TC 115AF v1
    '76 Ampeg V4B + 4X12 V4 cab,
    Roland Bass Cube 30

    PA:
    QSC PLX 1804
    QSC GX 5
    SoundCraft Signature 12 board
    2-JBL EON passives
    2-JBL PRX 742 actives

    Former Axes:
    Kent '60's P-like thing
    Vox Panther bass
    Vox Bill Wyman teardrop bass
    '64 Fender Jazz 3T SB
    '62 Fender Precision Oly White
    '64 Black / white Jazz
    '68 Fender Coronado
    '70 Conrad fretless J-copy
    Carvin 6-string
    Carvin fretless 4
    G&L '07 SB-2,
    '91 Modulus M91 5 strg.
    G&L '87 L-2000 Hog body;
    Hamer '96 Cruise bass w/2-Tek
    Moon JB-4
    G&L '98 L-2500 3T SB
    '95 Fender Jazz 5-strg.
    '72 Rick 4003
    Sting Ray 5
    Jerry Jones 6-string tic-tac bass
    '98 Am. Std. Precision
    late '90's Yamaha BBN5A in dark teal w/gold hdwre
    '73 Gibson EB-3
    '01 G&L JB-2, NAMM show intro model, trans. white ash, mint
    Hagstrom Viking reissue

    Former Amps:
    No-name 40 watt w/Jensen 15 (Chicago model)
    Standel "stack" 75? watts, 2X15 in 2 boxes, '67 Blackface Fender, earliest solid state Bassman head disaster, V4B folded horn cab monster, Acoustic 106 2x15 Altec-Lansing cab, Acoustic 140 head, Kern IP-77 preamp, Demeter VPB2 pre, Read Custom Purity Pre, Eden VT-25, Eden VT-40,EA CXL112E, GK400RB, GK 800 RB, Ampeg 350 SVT, Ampeg SVT-3, ART stereo tube compressor, '80's era TOA 3-way cabs rebuilt w/Eminence neos, too many other cabs to even remember them all, and a s**t-ton of power amps have come and gone.
    G.A.S. List:
    5-string semi-acoustic unlined fretless
    Influences and Teachers:
    Many, many... let's see: Cassidy, McCartney, Jamerson of course, Rick Danko (especially), Duck Dunn, Harvey Brooks, Jack Bruce, Osborne & Kay, Shorty Gilbert, Andrew McMahon, Alex Sklareskis, Bob Moore, Milt Hinton, Junior Huskey, and many, many more.

    Signature

    Bass since '65