Gear I Use....
Vektor Upright Bass - (pictured
top right) Great electric Upright bass (EUB) that I have been using
for over 10 years. Hand made in Sven Henrik Gawron in Viersen Germany
Fender Bass - I own and use a selection of Fender Precision
and Jazz Basses including a 1973 Precision bass and my favorite
1986 Fender Japan custom shop Jazz Bass
(pictured lower )
- By Bernie Goodfellow - I recently Commissioned Bernie to build
me a single-cut five string bass. This model is called the "Merlin"
and it plays and sounds as good as it looks! (pictured centre right)
Other Basses - 1976 Gibson Grabber, Gibson EB2, Musicman Stingray
Fretless, Yamaha BB1200, Moon Larry Graham, Lakland Jerry Scheff,
1890 German Upright Bass.
Phil Jones Bass- Super Flight case combo (for acoustic
Other Amps - EBS
- HD350 Amp, Ampeg V4BH all tube head, SWR Baby Blue Head.
Vanderkley - 2 x112EXT, Barefaced Vintage 2x15 to use with the
Effects - So many! Essentials include Boss OC-2, FT-2, CS-2, CEB-3,
DD-3. MXR Bass Compressor, EMMA Discumbubulator, Paul Cochrane "Timmy"
Overdrive, Wren & Cuff "Pickle Pie Hella Fuzz", Diamond
Bass Compressor, SansAmp Bass Driver DI, Electro-Harmonix Micro
Bass Synthesizer, Melekko BASS-MASTER, Maestro Fuzz Phazzer.
Other bits of gear - Novation Bass Station 2, Reynolds Sousaphone,
Yamaha Pacifica Mike Stern Guitar, Seagull Acoustic Guitar, Fender
Japan Stratocaster, Gibson M,H Bass picks.