#2
A lot (if not all) of the songs on Fortress by Protest the Hero have a 5 string bass.
#3
if you use the search bar you will find several of these threads in the bass forum
BASS GEAR:
Fender Bassman 250 2x10
Squier MB-5
Tanglewood Premier TW155 acoustic bass

GUITAR GEAR:
Ibanez ART300
Fender GDC-200SCE
Peavey studio chorus 70

PEDALS:
Ibanez SM-7
Ibanez PH-7
DOD Bass Chorus
#4
Almost all the songs on the album Shogun-Trivium
Current Gear
Ibanez Prestige S2170SE
Mesa Boogie Dual Rectifier Blackface Head
Soldano 4x12 Slant Cab w/ Eminence Speakers
MXR ZW-44

Want List:
ISP Decimator
Nova Repeater
Maxon OD808
Seymour Duncan Blackouts
#6
His name is Flea Rocks.. Try learning Shake Hands with Beef by Primus. Some good slappin style and its just fun.