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  • Norah Jones Releases Live DVD with Brian Blade and Chris Thomas

    Norah Jones Releases Live DVD with Brian Blade and Chris Thomas

    Norah Jones has released a new concert DVD appropriately entitled Live at Ronnie Scott’s. Recorded at the legendary London jazz club, the sold-out show features Jones performing in a jazz trio with drummer Brian Blade and bassist Chris Thomas. The rhythm section locks in easily, as Thomas has been performing with Blade’s Fellowship Band since... »

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  • Phell and Kalbach Release “Killer Walking Bass” Book

    Phell and Kalbach Release “Killer Walking Bass” Book

    If you’re looking for ways to spice up your walking bass lines, Teymur Phell and Jim Kalbach have you covered with their new book Killer Walking Bass. Aimed at the advanced jazz bassist, the authors wrote a collection of melodic walking lines to play with guidance on creating your own as well. “Unlike other books... »

  • David Ellefson Announces “Basstory” Storytelling Tour

    David Ellefson Announces “Basstory” Storytelling Tour

    Megadeth bassist David Ellefson has been in the game for over 30 years, so you know he’s got some stories to tell. In addition to his recently announced second memoir, More Life with Deth, he has announced a personal storytelling tour called “Basstory: An Intimate Evening Of Riffs And Repartee With David Ellefson.” “I have... »

  • A Perfect Circle Announce North American Tour Dates

    A Perfect Circle Announce North American Tour Dates

    Hot off of releasing their new album Eat the Elephant, A Perfect Circle has expanded their North American tour with a new leg of dates for the fall. The band, which is anchored by Matt McJunkins, is fitting the run in between performances in Europe. The North American jaunt will kick off October 20th at... »

  • Allman Brothers Release Cream of the Crop 2003

    Allman Brothers Release Cream of the Crop 2003

    The Allman Brothers have released a batch of songs from 2003 called Peach Picks: Cream Of The Crop 2003. Dedicated to the memory of Gregg Allman, the collection is culled from six shows in July and August of that year and includes 36 tracks with no repeated songs. The band that year was riding high... »

  • Buster Williams Releases First Studio Album in a Decade

    Buster Williams Releases First Studio Album in a Decade

    It’s a big year for jazz master Buster Williams. Earlier this year, a documentary featuring the bassist raised sufficient funds to be finished. Now the veteran musician is breaking a decade-long studio hiatus with his new album, Audacity. “You’ve got to have audacity to do what we do,” he explains. “You have to have audacity... »

  • The Wood Brothers Announce Fall 2018 Tour Dates

    The Wood Brothers Announce Fall 2018 Tour Dates

    The Wood Brothers will be taking their tour in support of their latest album, One Drop of Truth, into the fall. A new batch of tour dates will kick off October 24th at the Kentucky Theater in Lexington, Kentucky before heading to New England to wrap up November 10th in Providence, Rhode Island. Check out... »

  • Roy Vogt’s Annual Thunder Row Bass Invitational Returns For 8th Year

    Roy Vogt’s Annual Thunder Row Bass Invitational Returns For 8th Year

    Nashville will be rumbling again as Roy Vogt’s Thunder Row Bass Invitational is back for its eighth year! The bass-centric event has been expanded to three days that coincide with the Summer NAMM Show on June 28th, 29th, and 30th. This year will bring a host of bass talents including luthiers to perform. The lineup... »

  • Witch Mountain’s Self-Titled Album Features Reinvigorated Band

    Witch Mountain’s Self-Titled Album Features Reinvigorated Band

    Just over three years ago, Witch Mountain was at a turning point. Their lead singer and bassist left the band following the release of Mobile of Angels, but the core duo of guitarist Rob Wrong and drummer Nate Carson soldiered on. They quickly recruited vocalist Kayla Dixon and bassist Justin Brown in 2015. Instead of... »

  • Megadeth Reissues “Killing Is My Business… and Business Is Good! – The Final Kill”

    Megadeth Reissues “Killing Is My Business… and Business Is Good! – The Final Kill”

    Megadeth’s iconic album Killing Is My Business… and Business Is Good! has once again been reissued in a new package called “The Final Kill.” The band’s debut album has been newly remixed by Mark Lewis (Trivium, Devil Driver, Whitechapel) with ten bonus tracks including live cuts and the original 1984 “Skull Beneath The Skin” demo.... »