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I have several instruments:

- my first bass and Aria IGB50

- Ibanez EDA900. Not happy with the sound of this, so do not really use it anymore...

- Aria fretless bass

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- Fender Jazz bass Aerodyne (Japanese model, with thinner body, and P-bass + J Bass pickups) This was my main bass for several years, and I still play it.

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- Fender Precision bass 60th anniversary, which I modified: I replaced the neck for a Jazz bass neck (from a Squier I bought, as I prefer the J bass neck profile), I installed a killswitch on the bass, and relic'ed the hell out of it. I put coloured string, and a fluffy strap on it. I look like a douche with it, but I love it. It is my main bass, and sounds great.

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Effect-wise, I use 2 behringer BOD overdrive (cheap, but sound great!), a digitech Synth-wah, a boss chorus, a zoom MS60B, and a whammy pedal (for guitar).

Amp wise, I use a Genz-Benz 600W.

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The last bass I had was some cheap piece of shit I got for $100 at a music store and I played it through an 25-watt Orange Crush 1x8" combo. I've never really been in a proper band, just jammed in garages and houses and stuff so I never had good equipment. I don't have this setup anymore though, but I'm considering buying another bass and another Orange combo because it had good tone and I miss playing along to stuff in my room.

I'm 35 so I'm too old to have a serious band anymore, but I'd like to have equipment so that I could record stuff if I ever wanted to do like a one man project or something. Problem is I suck at playing instruments because I never practice and lack the patience to sit down and really learn an instrument. I did not get the musical gene in the family, that was my sister.

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