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Jeff Ament is an American rock bassist and, along with Stone Gossard and Mike McCready, one of the founding members of Pearl Jam. Jeff is a renowned bassist, and is particularly notable for his work with the fretless bass, upright bass and twelve-string bass guitar.

Let's look at what gear and equipment has been seen in Pearl Jam's Jeff Ament Bass Rig.

Jeff Ament on bass 

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Basses
- vintage Fender Precisions (including a sunburst ’59 once owned by Canned Heat’s Larry Taylor)

Fender Custom Shop 59 Precision Bass 3 tone sunburst

- Multiple ’90s Modulus custom Jazz-style basses (iron color, purple, etc...)

- 2000 Modulus custom Silvertone replica

- ’90s fretless Wal Basses - Woodgrain

- ’70s Ovation Magnum

- Azola Acoustic Baby Bass electric upright

- 1966 Gibson ES-330 guitar

Gibson ES-330 with Bigsby Electric Guitar Vintage Cherry

- 1990 "Fingerpaint" custom Hamer 8-String bass

- 12 string Hamer natural Acoustic custom Bass

- Carruther's Sub-1 upright electric bass brown color

- 1959 Sunburst Fender Jazz Bass


Amps and Cabinets
- 1973 Ampeg SVT I head

Ampeg SVT-CL Classic Bass Head

- four custom orange colored Ampeg SVT610HLF cabinets

Ampeg SVT-610HLF Bass Cabinet

- SWR custom 6x10s without horns

SWR Goliath Senior IV 6X10 Bass Speaker Cabinet

- Ampeg SVT-2 PRO head

Ampeg SVT-2 Pro Series Amp Head

- Ashdown ABM 500 EVO head

Ashdown ABM 500 EVO III 575W Bass Amp Head

- 1968 Ampeg B-18

- 1970 Acoustic 360 pre-amp

- '96 Ampeg SVP Pro pre-amp

- reissue Ampeg B-15R

- SWR 2x10" cabs (off stage monitor for techs)

 

 

Effects and More
- Sony WRR840 wireless receiver

- MXR M-108 10-band and/or 6-band EQs

MXR M-108 Ten Band Graphic EQ

- Fulltone ’70 pedal

Fulltone 70-BC Fuzz Guitar Effects Pedal

- Fulltone Bass-Drive pedals

- Boss reverb/delay

- Furman VU-40 meter

- Brooke Siren AR116 D.I.

- TCM Design '24cx-4' active crossover

- Jester Enterprises Hydra tube splitter

- Avalon DI

Avalon Ultra Five Direct Box Instrument Preamplifier

- Digitech Bass Whammy pedal

- MXR 117 Flanger

MXR M-117R Flanger Effects Pedal

- Sansamp Classic Distortion

- Uptown Flash footcontroller

- Sal Trentino custom 4ch load-box

- DBX 166 compressor

dbx 166xs Dual Compressor Limiter

 

Strings and picks
- Dean Markley SR2000 medium bass strings

Dean Markley 2691 SR2000 Medium Bass Strings

- Dean Markley SR2000 medium-light bass strings (fretless only)

Dean Markley 2689 SR2000 Medium Light Bass Strings

- Thomastik "Spirocore" upright bass strings

Thomastik Spirocore 4/4 Size Double Bass Strings

- Dunlop Tortex 1.0mm picks

Dunlop Tortex Standard Guitar Picks

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