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JASON NEWSTED
    
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Full name Jason Curtis Newsted
Describes himself as Energetic, goofy yet understanding and caring
What he does in Metallica Plays the bass guitar
Born 4th March 1963 in Battle Creek, Michigan
Colour of hair Reddish-brown
Colour of eyes Blue
Height 5’8"
Weight 69 Kgs
Marital Status Divorced
Favourite food Frosted Flakes, Ginseng, Thai Curry and Bananas
Favourite drinks Red wines like Barolo or Bordeaux and also likes drinking Evain and MetRx shakes
Favourite hobbies Jams his Chophouse studio, mountain biking and basketball
Music influences Kiss, Black Sabbath, Rush and Ted Nugent
Present Music favourites Kiss, Black Sabbath, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Machine Head, Wes Montgomery, Bob Marley, Johnny Cash, Sepultura, Tom Waits, Soulfly, Sly and the Family Stone, Massive Attack, Jaco Pastorius and Snoop Doggy Dogg
Favourite heroes Al Pacino, B.B. King, Gene Simmons, Zach Harmon, Bob Marley and his pop
Favourite Sport teams Chicago Bulls on the NBA, Detroit Lions, Phoenix Suns and the Raiders in the NFL
Pets Two Rhodesian Ridgeback dogs called Kobie and Kaya
Vehicles LandCruiser and Titanium Merlin "Newsboy" Cruiser mountain bike
Jobs before METALLICA A Pizza maker, truck-driver, a pizza maker and worked at a Sandwich Shop as a Burger-flipper
Bands before METALLICA Gangster, Dogz and Flotsam & Jetsam
Other Recordings besides Metallica Jason’s former band Flotsam & Jetsam has two albums with Jason's work in it. Jason has also contributed to songs on UNKLE’s Psyence Fiction and Seplutura's Against. Jason has also writen songs on Jim Martin's debut album Milk and Blood, and on Voivod's Phobos
Equipment Sadowsky basses live with Labella strings and Ampeg amps. Also uses a variety of basses, guitars and amps in studio
  First song Jason learned on guitar Main riff in '25 or 6 to 4' by Chicago
      
      
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