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  1. David Gage 'The Realist' pickup. Good condition, full working order, buy with confidence. Price includes postage to UK addresses. Thanks for looking, Ian
  2. [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]EBS Microbass 2 in great condition! Velcro strips added to the rear for attaching to a pedalboard.[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Versatile, great sounding preamp. Features of note:[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Channel 1 - Super punchy and clean[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Channel 2 - Clean or with drive (similar to a sansamp)[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Tube sim sounds great![/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Parallel FX loop with Blend[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Built like a tank![/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]D.I. out, Jack Out, tuner out[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]I have 2 of these and love them, I'm just selling the newer one to fund a set-up change where I need a smaller footprint preamp to fit on a busy pedalboard.[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Great condition and in full working order, buy with confidence![/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]I’m now asking £160 ono.. Bargainous![/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Thanks, Ian[/font][/color]
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    [quote name='GisserD' timestamp='1507972879' post='3389051'] Any trades? [/quote] Hi there.. I’m afraid on this occasion, no.. I’m open to sensible offers though.. Cheers, Ian
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    Bump for this mint condition pedal.. Anyone interested?
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    For Sale EBS Microbass 2 in great condition! Velcro strips added to the rear for attaching to a pedalboard. Versatile, great sounding preamp. Features of note: Channel 1 - Super punchy and clean Channel 2 - Clean or with drive (similar to a sansamp) Tube sim sounds great! Parallel FX loop with Blend Built like a tank! D.I. out, Jack Out, tuner out I have 2 of these and love them, I'm just selling the newer one to fund a set-up change where I need a smaller footprint preamp to fit on a busy pedalboard. Great condition and in full working order, buy with confidence! I’m now asking £170 ono.. Thanks, Ian
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  8. Hello, I potentially have a project coming up where I'll need a Lakland Skyline Hollowbody bass and can't seem to see many (or any!) new ones for sale online so was wondering if anyone has one they're thinking of parting with... Cheers, Ian
  9. lesson wanted surrey area

    http://basschat.co.uk/topic/300721-electric-bass-lessons-with-ian-king-london-or-woking-theatre-work/
  10. In Praise of Ian King - Kingbassist

    [url="http://basschat.co.uk/topic/300721-electric-bass-lessons-with-ian-king-london-or-woking-theatre-work/"]http://basschat.co.u...g-theatre-work/[/url] Lessons available now
  11. Hi there, Working primarily in theatre these days I've a had a fair few enquiries into tips and advice regarding this area of the music industry. I'm now offering lessons for anyone interested in improving on the skill set needed to play professionally, be it for theatre work or for gigs in general. Subjects covered would be technique, sight reading, following a conductor, playing to click/track and most importantly learning how to interpret a chart in any given style. Suitable for intermediate players and above. Here's my biog if you want to know a bit more about me: Bass player Ian King has worked with The Temptations, The Supremes, Sister Sledge, Ronan Keating, Huey Lewis, Paul Young, Rick Astley and Albert Lee. Ian has toured arenas with Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’, ‘Dr.Who Live!’ and ‘Symphonic Rock with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’. He has held the bass chair in the West End for The Book of Mormon, Shrek the Musical, Sister Act, Hairspray, Fame & Daddy Cool and is currently playing in Dreamgirls at The Savoy Theatre, London. TV and studio credits include The Graham Norton Show, The Ruth Jones TV specials, Strictly Dance Fever, Zingzillas and the Tenors of Rock. http://basschat.co.uk/topic/297997-in-praise-of-ian-king-kingbassist/page__p__3224207__hl__ian%20king__fromsearch__1#entry3224207 [url="http://basschat.co.uk/topic/225784-jesus-christ-superstar/page__p__2744871__hl__ian%20king__fromsearch__1#entry2744871"]http://basschat.co.u..._1#entry2744871[/url]
  12. In Praise of Ian King - Kingbassist

    Hi again.. Yes it was a Mark Bass rig.. it was a rental so I'm not 100% sure what the head was, TA501 possibly?? It had a tube in the preamp.. Nice front ported 4x10 cab.. sounded great!
  13. In Praise of Ian King - Kingbassist

    [quote name='dmccombe7' timestamp='1485459156' post='3224161'] That was a great VID clip. The full band were pretty impressive. Bass was very crisp and clear but then again Overwater basses do tend to be that way. (I have 2) Wish i could play that good. Those vocals were damned impressive i have to say. Out of curiosity what amp was used that night ? I was sure i saw a Markbass cab behind Ian. Dave [/quote]
  14. In Praise of Ian King - Kingbassist

    Hi guys, Just wanted to say hi and thanks so much for the kind words, I'm humbled.. I feel really lucky to have been asked to play in some great shows and don't take it for granted.. I played in 'The Book of Mormon' for 3 and 1/2 years and the MD of that show was leaving to start 'Dreamgirls' and he kindly asked if I wanted to move across with him.. I'm glad I did as it's turning out to be a really fun show, and a great play for a bass player.. It hasn't been done for 35 years but still sounds fresh in my opinion.. In Amber Riley's defence, we appeared on the Graham Norton show before the musical had even opened.. We had just met her and read the chart down that morning.. She had zero experience singing with a band at that point and was extremely nervous I think.. She's quickly settled into the show and sounds amazing I have to say, and with that confidence comes a bit of light and shade in her performance.. I think if you saw her live now you'd be really impressed, she brings the house down every night! Regarding gear, I exclusively use Overwater basses now. I have two Jazz 5's and a hybrid Jazz 5 fretless.. They're all wonderful and I highly recommend them, Chris May and the guys at Overwater have been honing their art for many years now and the results are there to see.. A lot of West End players use them as they're reliable, extremely playable and free of hum/buzz/interference which is important in theatres.. I'm particularly impressed with the John East Uni-Pre at the moment and that's in the black bass in the clip above.. Check their basses out at http://overwaterbasses.com (and no I don't get a tenner for saying that!). Well thanks again, all the best....
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