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Trioscapes, Featuring Dan Briggs: Curse of the Ninth
Bass Videos

Trioscapes, Featuring Dan Briggs: Curse of the Ninth

Ever since Dan Briggs and his band Trioscapes released their debut album Separate Realities, I’ve been hooked. The sax/bass/drums trio has a unique sound that blends their metal and jazz fusion influences to create something new. Check out this live performance of the song “Curse of the Ninth.” Briggs lays it down heavy on this one, utilizing a looping pedal...

Dan Briggs and Trioscapes Release “Separate Realities”
New Albums

Dan Briggs and Trioscapes Release “Separate Realities”

Dan Briggs and his new group Trioscapes have released their debut album, Separate Realities on Metal Blade Records. Originally started to do a one-off show of the Mahavishnu Orchestra’s Celestial Terrestrial Commuters, the sax/bass/drums trio brings together elements of prog rock, metal and jazz. Briggs, who lays down the low end for the prog metal outfit Between the Buried and...

Summer Slaughter Tour Dates Announced; Headlined by Cannibal Corpse
Concerts & Tours

Summer Slaughter Tour Dates Announced; Headlined by Cannibal Corpse

The Summer Slaughter Tour has announced their schedule, set to their annual metal-fest on the road starting July 20, 2012 at the House of Blues in Los Angeles, California. Headlined by death metal band Cannibal Corpse, the tour this year also includes appearances by Between the Buried and Me, The Faceless, Periphery, Veil of Maya, Job for Cowboy, Goatwhore, Exhumed,...

Between the Buried and Me’s Dan Briggs Announces Trioscapes Debut Album and Preview Track
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Between the Buried and Me’s Dan Briggs Announces Trioscapes Debut Album and Preview Track

Between the Buried and Me bassist Dan Briggs has announced that his new project, dubbed Trioscapes, will be making its album debut on May 8, 2012 with the release of Separate Realities. The group was formed last year after Briggs got in touch with tenor saxophonist Walter Fancourt and drummer Matt Lynch to work up a rendition of the Mahavishnu...

Between the Buried and Me: Viridian
Bass Videos

Between the Buried and Me: Viridian

Here’s a clip of the song “Viridian” from Between the Buried and Me’s Colors Live DVD. The song is based around the beautiful bass melody laid out by Dan Briggs.