Interests
Guitars:
ESP Eclipse-II ASCB ('08), Ibanez Talman TC420 MG ('96), Godin SD24, Gianini Parlour Guitar, El Degas "Alembic" Bass, ESP MA-Hollow, LTD M-1000 ('07), and LTD BW-1 ('14)
Hobbies:
Running, Cycling, Swimming, and Squash
Television:
Star Trek and Battlestar Galactica
Movies:
Running Scared, Equilibrium, Men Who Stare at Goats, Predator, Magnolia, and Star Wars: V
Music:
Dillenger Escape Plan, Devin Townsend Project, Soilwork, Mastodon, Belvedere, NOFX, Streetlight Manifesto, Jaga Jazzist, Shining, Don Cabbellero, Between The Buried And Me, Dosh, Baroness, Form of Rocket, Claude Debussey, Symphony X, Dream Theatre, Venetian Snares, Sigur Ros, and Do Make Say Think
Gear (Amps, Pedals, etc):
Mesa/Boogie Mark V, Pignose Detonator, Digitech Whammy, Strymon El Capistan, BBE Opto Stomp, and Digitech JamMan
Favorite Guitar/Bass Player:
Devin Townsend, Ben Weinman, John Petrucci, Sylvain Coudret, Brent Hinds, and Paul Waggoner
About me:

All music all the time.

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NiZZZZ

NiZZZZ replied to the forum post Old Faithful

2014-04-16 20:44:59 UTC
I have an early run LTD M-1000 that I love to play. Got it for cheap ($350) and put lots of love into it and now it plays amazing.......MORE »
NiZZZZ

NiZZZZ replied to the forum post Incorporating Bass into my sad life

2014-03-17 16:08:33 UTC
If you're curious what all that sounds like I have a link to some stuff I recorded on bass in my profile. Its pretty amateurish but the sounds are there. Older recordings are fingers, newer recordings are with a pick.Also,......MORE »
NiZZZZ

NiZZZZ replied to the forum post Incorporating Bass into my sad life

2014-03-17 16:06:01 UTC
Use a pick as consistently as possible and let the bass do the talking. It helps if you have a very woody sounding bass. I find the great big wound strings on a bass interact well with a pick and let you get some very heavy......MORE »
NiZZZZ

NiZZZZ replied to the forum post Incorporating Bass into my sad life

2014-03-17 16:00:07 UTC
I find it hard to get good tone period. For bass I split my thoughts on tone into two setups. Use you fingers as cleanly and consistently as possible. Let the amp do all the work. I found having a distinctive pre-amp sound......MORE »
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