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Electrical engineer from Central NY. Father. Husband. Homebrewer. Les Paul lover.
Syracuse, NY
Current Gear
In transition...
Previous Gear
1999 Epiphone Les Paul Standard Plus Top (Iced Tea)
SD '59 Bridge (A2) and Gibson BB2 Neck (A5)
RS Superpots/Sprague Mylar Black Beauties
Gotoh TOM and Aluminum TP
Carvin 100/50 Stagemaster Head and Cab, Marshall 18W, EVJ Combo and Dual Heads
Custom Fuzz Face and Rangemaster
Ibanez AD9
Musical Influences
Not enough space! Pre-war Blues and Jazz all the way on up to contemporary stuff like the Black Keys. Major players are Clapton, Duane, Rory Gallagher, Billy G., etc.


Derek Scott
My #1 - 2020 Epiphone Les Paul Standard 50s

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.” Aristotle

"Beneath the bebop moon, I'm howling like a loon, for you..." Marc Bolan



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