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  • Parquet Courts Announce More Tour Dates, New Music Video

    Parquet Courts Announce More Tour Dates, New Music Video

    Parquet Courts has announced a new batch of tour dates for the winter in support of their new album, Wide Awake. After wrapping up the festival circuit, the band will head to Europe in November. The new dates range begin November 30th at Spirit in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and wrap up December 8th at the Hammerstein... »

  • Don Was Joins Bob Weir and Wolf Bros For Fall Tour

    Don Was Joins Bob Weir and Wolf Bros For Fall Tour

    Grateful Dead fans will want to check out the new tour from Bob Weir and Wolf Bros, a new trio featuring the Dead guitarist alongside former Primus drummer Jay Lane and bassist Don Was of Was (Not Was). Was, who is also a prolific music producer and the current president of Blue Note Records, helped... »

  • Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful Book Of Bass Available for Pre-Order

    Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful Book Of Bass Available for Pre-Order

    In what promises to be one of the best books of the year, Harper Collins has announced they will be publishing Geddy Lee’s Big Book of Beautiful Bass this December. The Rush bassist will chronicle his personal collection of basses that range from the 1950s to the 1980s with commentary on each piece. “It’s not... »

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  • Sons of Apollo Cancel Summer Festival Dates, Add European Dates

    Sons of Apollo Cancel Summer Festival Dates, Add European Dates

    All-star prog rock group Sons of Apollo has canceled the remainder of its summer festival appearances. The band, anchored by Billy Sheehan on a doubleneck bass, made the announcement on Facebook. “Due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control, Sons Of Apollo regretfully has had to cancel all remaining Summer Festival appearances at Wacken Open Air... »

  • Punch Brothers Announce Album, Tour Dates

    Punch Brothers Announce Album, Tour Dates

    The genre-bending bluegrass band Punch Brothers is back with All Ashore, an album that mandolinist describes as “a meditation on committed relationships in the present day, particularly in the present climate.” “We were hoping to create something that would be convincing as a complete thought, in this case as a nine-movement, or nine-piece, thought,” he... »

  • The Wood Brothers Extend Tour Dates Into 2019

    The Wood Brothers Extend Tour Dates Into 2019

    The Wood Brothers have been on tour for most of 2018, and they’re not showing any signs of slowing down. They’ve just tacked on more dates to their fall tour that will take them into January 2019. The newly announced dates kick off November 9th in Ithaca, New York before jumping down to Texas and... »

  • Rise Against Releases “The Ghost Note Symphonies, Vol. 1”

    Rise Against Releases “The Ghost Note Symphonies, Vol. 1”

    Rise Against has reimagined parts of their catalog with a new release called The Ghost Note Symphonies, Vol. 1. The compilation album features songs from their albums Wolves, Appeal to Reason, The Unraveling, Revolutions per Minute, and Endgame with acoustic or alternative instrumentation. It is, of course, anchored by bassist Joe Principe, who takes up... »

  • Dug Pinnick Steps Down From MC5 50th Anniversary Tour, Billy Gould Steps In

    Dug Pinnick Steps Down From MC5 50th Anniversary Tour, Billy Gould Steps In

    Wayne Kramer’s MC5 tour celebrating the 50th anniversary of Kick Out the Jams has gotten a bit of a shakeup. Fronted by Kramer, the band was scheduled to be filled out with King’s X bassist Dug Pinnick, but he’s left the tour. Faith No More’s Billy Gould will now fill in on the entire outing.... »

  • Trip Wamsley Releases “Shibboleth”

    Trip Wamsley Releases “Shibboleth”

    Trip Wamsley has released Shibboleth, a new solo album featuring three drummers alongside the bassist performing everything else. “Shibboleth” is defined as “a word or saying used by adherents of a party, sect, or belief and usually regarded by others as empty of real meaning.” “Does it meaning anything?” Wamsley asks. “Is it realistic or... »

  • Darryl Anders and AgapéSoul Release “Conversations”

    Darryl Anders and AgapéSoul Release “Conversations”

    Bassist Darryl Anders and AgapéSoul have released their long-awaited sophomore album, Conversations. Similar to their first album, the modern soul band dishes out beautiful melodies and lush harmonies held together by Anders’ rich bass tone. This time around they called upon some fantastic guest artists including Tommy Sims, Geoffrey Williams, Eric Gales, Paul Jackson Jr.,... »