50+, single, in the music business for 40+ years.
Bass, kybd, guitar
ACID, Sound Forge, Reaper, Hammerhead, Moonfish, Wavosaur, and as many free VST plugins as I can find.
All manner of playback device; CD players, laptop pc, open reel tape deck, actual keyboards, etc.
Casio RZ-1, Nord Lead 2, Ross mixing console. assorted effects devices.
My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts - David Byrne & Brian Eno.
All music influences me in some respect. And noises.
Throwing your stereo down a flight of stairs. Twice.
Audio engineer, pro bass player.