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  • About

    Smyrna, GA
    Current Setup:
    '57 Fender Precision goldguard, double stamp, 11/57, ex-Paul Goddard
    '65 Fender Precision, blonde, pre-CBS L99xxx, Lollar PU, Warmoth Jazz neck
    '68 Fender Precision, B neck - 1/68, Sunburst, Pat Wilkins restoration
    Fender AVRI '57 Precision, Fullerton V000xxx, Sunburst, 1982
    Fender AVRI '62 Precisiom Fullerton V01xxxx, Fiesta Red, 1983
    Fender AVRI '62 Jazz Bass, Vintage White, 1988
    Fender Custom Shop Cunetto Relic '64 Jazz Bass, Sunburst, 1996
    Fender American Special FSR Nitro Satin Precision, Honeyburst, 2012
    Alvarez MSB1 Acoustic Bass Guitar w/Fishman passive PU, 2009

    Mesa Subway D-800 head
    Mesa Subway 1x15 cabinet
    Mesa Walkabout Scout 1x12 combo w/Eminence 3012LF-4
    Ampeg PF-350 head + Ampeg B200R 1x15 cabinet
    SWR California Blonde acoustic 1x12 combo
    Gallien-Krueger MB150-E 1x12 combo + GK MBX 1x12 ext cab
    '62 Fender Dual Showman head
    '67 Fender Dual Showman head
    '70's Peavey 2x15 slot cab w/Fender blonde/oxblood cosmetics, E-V 15BX's
    Fender clone 1x15 blonde/oxblood cab w/4 ohm E-V 15BX

    Boss GEB-7 Bass EQ/boost
    MXR Dyna Comp compressor
    Boss TU-2 tuner

    Trace Elliot Transit B bass preamp
    Tech 21 Acoustic DI
    Favorite Genres:
    '60's-'80's Rock, Surf, Motown, Trad Country, Roots, '80's cowpunk
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    The Mariners (instrumental progressive rock/surf)
    Bassist for Shari Moss, aka "The Folk Goddess" (acoustic folk/roots)
    On-call studio and substitute assist
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Fender basses - 6 P's, 2 J's
    Nash PB-57 Precision
    Music Man Sting Ray, purchased new in 1978
    Danelectro DC-59 shorthorn bass ('90's)
    Ibanez Artcore ABG140
    Martin 00C-16GTAE acoustic bass guitar
    Breedlove Atlas acoustic bass guitar
    Englehardt 3/4 double bass
    no-name Japanese '62 Precision copy (my first bass in 1973)

    Ampeg SVT3-Pro
    Ampeg SVT 350H
    Ampeg Isovent 2x15+2x10 cab
    SWR WorkingPro 2x10C + 1x15 SWR extension cab
    G-K 800RB head. 1982
    Music Man HD65 head, 1978
    Music Man 412B cab
    Music Man 210RH cabs (2) w/ EVM10L's
    Acoustic 470 head, 1970's
    '66 Fender Bassman 2x12 piggyback
    G.A.S. List:
    nothing at this time
    Influences and Teachers:
    Duck Dunn, Bob Bogle, James Jamerson, Paul Goddard, Rowland Salley, John Deacon, Carol Kaye, Bob Babbitt, Steve Harris, L. Scott Esbeck, Tony Franklin, Gary Thain, Pino Palladino, Bob Daisley, Leland Sklar, Tiran Porter and a bunch of others whose names don't come to mind...
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Old cars and motorcycles, Vintage Fender guitars, basses and amps
    Playing bass since 1973, guitar since 1964.

    Founding member and lead guitarist of The Mariners
    surf/instrumental rock band, founded 1964 and still active.

    Have played electric bass and/or guitar in numerous other groups 1978-present and also have done several studio sessions.


    Woody J (Jack)