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  • $100 off on a Dean Bass Guitar

    Posted 6 hours ago by Ezra Carias

    Edge 09 4-String Electric Bass Guitar - Mahogany Finish The great-playing and very affordable, the Dean Edge 09 4-String Electric Bass Guitar features a body contoured for playing comfort. The maple neck is profiled to be fast, sleek, and easy to play Click here to view deal

  • BAND OF THE WEEK: WHEN ALL ELSE FAILS

    Posted 7 hours ago by Ezra Carias

    Barrow-based band, When All Else Fails, chat old school inspiration, top secret new material and skills dating back to the eighteenth century.   When All Else Fails   Name: Matthew Payne AKA ‘The Payne-Train ’ Band: When All Else Fails   Members:&nb...

  • Paul McCartney's masterful show at the Sprint Center

    Posted Wed at 2:14 PM by Ezra Carias

      16 July 2014 - Sprint Center, Kansas City, Missouri   Music icon Paul McCartney performed a masterful, marathon-like show at an all but sold-out Sprint Center in Kansas City. The former Beatle closed this U.S. leg of his Out There tour, and proved that age is a moo...

  • $950 Discount on Gibson Midtown Standard Electric Bass

    Posted Wed at 9:17 AM by Ezra Carias

    Zzounds.com is now offering a $950 discount on the Gibson Midtown bass. Experience the unique sound of the Gibson Midtown bass. With two humbuckers in an ES-style semi-hollow body, the Midtown sings with punchy, yet warm tone. Click here to view deal

  • The Source Overloads

    Posted Tue at 6:34 PM by Ezra Carias

    Consider The Source Overloads The Hollow With Sonic Delight   “You’re the best trio in the history of music!” a zealous fan shouted between songs during Consider the Source‘s heavy rock set on Friday, July 25. Some whoops of agreement went up from the crowd of a...

  • XFM'S GREATEST BASSISTS OF ALL TIME

    Posted Mon at 4:14 PM by Ezra Carias

        It's Taka Hirose out of Feeder's birthday, so let's celebrate our favourite bassists! TAKA HIROSE Hirose grew up in Japan, where he lived in Tokyo working for the guitar manufacturing specialists ESP. During his teens and early twenties, Hirose largely played bass in jazz o...

  • Lowtide sound

    Posted July 27 by Ezra Carias

    Lowtide sound rides on solid bass Travellers: Lowtide are keen to stay fresh. Photo: Darren Sylvester Lowtide bass player Lucy Buckeridge isn’t quite sure how audiences react to the band’s lush, textural sound. ‘‘It’s an interesting question because my...

  • Over -$500 instant discount on ESP RB-1004 Bass

    Posted July 26 by Ezra Carias

    Burl Maple, Honey Natural4-string Electric Bass Guitar with Swamp Ash Body, Solid Burled Maple Top, 5-piece Maple and Walnut Neck with Maple Fingerboard, and Passive Pickups with Active EQ - Honey Natural     Click here to view deal

  • Return of Ark

    Posted July 26 by Ezra Carias

    Moscow's Butman Jazz Club Sees Return of Ark Ark OvrutskiOriginally from Moscow, Ark Ovrutski moved to the U.S. in 2005 but still often plays on Russia’s small jazz circuit.   Bass player, composer and band leader Ark Ovrutski performs at the Igor Butman Club on Wedn...

  • Getting a band together is like a football team

    Posted July 25 by Ezra Carias

    Bill Wyman:'Getting a band together is like a football team' Bill Wyman's analogy that getting a band together is a bit like naming a football team seems very topical in a World Cup year. Famous for being part of one of the world's greatest rock bands, Bill spent 30 years...