I have been playing the bass for 28 years. I also sing and play.. at the same time..LOL! I
I also have written quite a few originals which are copywritten. Yup! I was taught right! Gotta know you're music theory! Scales, Modes, Arpeggios.. Major/Minor.. Oh and not to forget diminished... There are others.... you get the idea.
What was the first concert you ever went to?
Van Halen. 1978. They opened up for Black Sabbath. Awesome concert. That was before they had bouncers in front of the stage....
What gear do you use?
I like Ibanez basses! And.. I prefer FRETLESS!!
I play through a Kustom Groove Bass 1200.
For effects processing, I use a Bass V-Amp Pro.
Who was your biggest musical influence growing up?
Too many to list.
Ok.. I rest my case.
FLEA is a HUGE influence of mine.
His "slapping" and "popping" technique has influenced me.
My husband has been a HUGE influence on my "tapping" technique and knowledge of music theory.
I don't show this on the videos I've posted, but.... when it comes to capability... it's there.
One of these days, I will post a video where I'm showing these assets.
They are valuable assets, but, should be used in moderation.
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
Yes, I have been in bands. And Yes I have done gigs.
You're stuck on a desert island and only get to bring one album with you. What do you pick?