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  • Jimmy Johnson Featured on New Steve Gadd Band Album

    Jimmy Johnson Featured on New Steve Gadd Band Album

    Drummer Steve Gadd has rounded up his band once again for a new album. The new self-titled Steve Gadd Band recording brings together a cast of killer musicians to lock in on the groove-oriented tracks. “All the guys in the band are good friends of mine, people I like being around—not just musically but in... »

  • The Moody Blues Release “Days Of Future Passed Live” DVD

    The Moody Blues Release “Days Of Future Passed Live” DVD

    It’s been a couple of big years for The Moody Blues. Last year, they celebrated the 50th anniversary of their groundbreaking album Days Of Future Passed with a tour. This year they’ll be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. While we have to wait a few weeks for the induction ceremony, the... »

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  • Sleep Adds More North American Tour Dates

    Sleep Adds More North American Tour Dates

    After announcing a run of U.S. tour dates for the Spring, Sleep has extended their outing to include 13 more North American shows to take place after a European jaunt. Anchored by bass heavyweight Al Cisneros, the stoner rock legends will spend the summer on the West and East coasts with a few shows between.... »

  • Led Zeppelin’s How The West Was Won Remastered for 2018

    Led Zeppelin’s How The West Was Won Remastered for 2018

    Led Zeppelin’s iconic How The West Was Won live album was released in 2003 and is now getting a remastered version for its 15th anniversary. The album documents Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, John Bonham, and John Paul Jones at the height of their powers from two concerts at the Los Angeles Forum and Long Beach... »

  • Yes Announces 50th Anniversary Tour

    Yes Announces 50th Anniversary Tour

    Yes will be back on the road in 2018 to celebrate their 50th anniversary. The legendary prog-rock outfit, which was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame last year, will feature the lineup of Steve Howe, Alan White, Geoff Downes, Jon Davison, and bassist Billy Sherwood. Sherwood, of course, was personally chosen by... »

  • Anthony Wellington Announces Bassology At Sea

    Anthony Wellington Announces Bassology At Sea

    Renowned bass educator Anthony Wellington has announced Bassology At Sea, a six-day cruise that will be both a vacation and an education. The cruise will depart from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on November 10th and return November 15th. “This camp will be open to all electric bassists. It’ll also be open to other musicians who want... »

  • Spirit Fingers, featuring Hadrien Feraud, Releases Debut Album

    Spirit Fingers, featuring Hadrien Feraud, Releases Debut Album

    The amazing bass playing of Hadrien Feraud is featured on the debut album from Spirit Fingers, a jazz supergroup led by pianist Greg Spero and filled out by drummer Mike Mitchell and guitarist Dario Chiazzolino. The band’s unique and intense sound is forged by Feraud’s bass. “Hadrien’s technical and harmonic capabilities are beyond any other... »

  • Victor Wooten Announces Fun & Funk Xplosion Tour with Sinbad

    Victor Wooten Announces Fun & Funk Xplosion Tour with Sinbad

    Bass master Victor Wooten has announced the Fun & Funk Xplosion tour. The outing promises to be a good time as Wooten will be joined by his brother Regi on guitar, his brother Roy (aka Future Man) on percussion, saxophonist Bob Franceschini, and comedy legend Sinbad. The comedian is also an avid funk lover and... »

  • Mike Jones and Penn Jillette Release “The Show Before The Show”

    Mike Jones and Penn Jillette Release “The Show Before The Show”

    You probably recognize Penn Jillette as one half of the comedy and magic duo Penn and Teller. What you may not know is that Jillette is an avid jazz bassist. You can hear his work on the new album The Show Before The Show alongside pianist Mike Jones. “For the past 16 years those who... »

  • Casey Abrams Releases “Put A Spell On You”

    Casey Abrams Releases “Put A Spell On You”

    Casey Abrams has returned with Put A Spell On You, a 13-song album that ranges from originals to covers and jazz standards. The singer/bassist, who famously competed on American Idol, lays it down on the double bass while belting out lyrics. The album was recorded as part of Chesky Records’ Binaural+ series and as such... »