started playing guitar at the age of 10, and been playing ever since. But my main instrument is Bass guitat and its the shit, i also know how to play drums, mostly hard rock and heavy metal, Main drum inspiration
Randy Castillo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vSdXd2rg19Q
Dave Lombardo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_1TLFbfvnM

main guitar inspiration
Zakk Wylde http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYxrz4YYidw
Steve Vai http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jY8wyKuLY2k

main bass inspiration
Cliff Burton http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7KpxOmksHrY
Dave Ellefson http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Rd4q6EeKvA
Robert Trujillo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ztk1V4utYdA
Geezer Butler http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xk2HpyqjCiw

well so far ive only been a free lance bass player for some local bands and some friends of mine, some good money comes in too, lately ive been playing with the band For Those Who Die and with Plangency and my own band who i havent been able to work with for a while is called Sins of Sanity (S.O.S.)