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November 17
Atlanta, GA


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  • About

    November 17
    Atlanta, GA
    Current Setup:
    '57 Fender Precision goldguard, double stamp, 11/57, ex-Paul Goddard, ARS
    '65 Fender Precision, blonde ash, 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, 8/1982
    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 Custom Shop '59 Precision Closet Classic, 2005
    Fender FSR USA Nitro Satin Honeyburst Precision, 2012
    Alvarez MSB1 Acoustic Bass Guitar w/Fishman passive PU

    Mesa Subway D-800 head + 2 Mesa Powerhouse 1x15 cabs
    Mesa Walkabout Scout 1x12 combo
    Ampeg PF-350 + Ampeg Blue Diamond 1x15 cab
    Gallien-Krueger MB150-E 1x12 combo + G-K MBX 1x12 ext cab
    '62 Fender Dual Showman head + 2x15 cab with E-V 15BX speakers
    '67 Fender Dual Showman head + 4 ohm 1x15 clone cab w/E-V 15BX
    'Fenderized' '70's Peavey 215 4 ohm slot cab w/ E-V 15BX's.

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

    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)
    HulaHounds (instrumental rock)
    Bassist for Shari Moss, aka "The Folk Goddess" (acoustic folk/roots)
    On-call studio work
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Fender basses - 7 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 SVT-350
    Ampeg SVT3-Pro
    Ampeg B-200R
    Ampeg Isovent 2x15+2x10 cab
    SWR WorkingPro 2x10C + 1x15 extension cab
    '70's Acoustic 470 head
    '80's G-K 800RB head
    Music Man HD-65 head
    Music Man 210RH cabs w/ EVM10L's (2)
    Music Man 412B cab
    Music Man 412B cab
    '65 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 in numerous groups 1978-present and also have done several studio sessions.

    Own and operate a 24-track home studio. Semi-old school with Alesis HD24 hard disk recorder, Mackie 24-8 analog mixing console, the usual outboard gear + SoundForge 10 mastering software.


    Woody J (Jack)