Francis Hickey

Bass Performance, Recording, and Instruction

Gear

 

ELECTRIC BASSES

- Equilibrium Custom Six String Bass

- Fender American Vintage '58 Precision Bass

- Fender Japan '62 Jazz Bass

- G&L L-2000

- Yamaha RBX Fretless 4 String

- Ibanez SR500

- Chapman SB8 Stick Bass

 

DOUBLE BASSES

- 1920's Czech Double Bass

- Luis and Clark Carbon Fiber Double Bass

 

AMPLIFICATION

- Gallien-Krueger 700RB MK-II

- Gallien-Krueger NEO 112 and 212 Cabs

- David Gage Realist Upright Bass Pickups (Copperhead for wooden bass and Lifeline for carbon fiber)

 

EFFECTS

- Boss TU-2 Chromatic Tuner

- Boss GEB-7 Bass Equalizer

- Boss SY-300 Guitar Synthesizer

- MXR Bass Compressor

- MXR Envelope Filter

- EHX POG 2 Octave Generator

- EHX Bass Soul Food Distortion 

- Radial BassBone DI

 

OTHER

- Curt Mangan Nickel Wound Bass Guitar Strings (4 and 6 string sets)

- Curt Mangan Flatwound Bass Guitar Strings

- D'addario Helicore Hybrid Double Bass Strings

- Dunlop Tortex .73mm Picks

- Mogami Cables