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June 8, 2016

From the time that Tom Petersson first picked up a bass at age 14, a deep desire burned inside that would become the driving force of his mu...

June 7, 2016

For many musicians, seeing Bobby Vega play for the first time is an unforgettable experience.

June 7, 2016

Who’s the max festival throwdown band in the land?

June 7, 2016

“It really felt like an awakening, like a lightbulb moment,” says Aidan Carroll of his realization, at age eight, that he would be playing m...

June 7, 2016

For John Myung, who has been holding down Dream Theater’s low end for 13 albums, the band’s new rock opera meant taking on a different role ...

June 2, 2016

Emma Anzai and Sick Puppies are back with a new album that utilizes her many bass techniques to harness their fury.

May 3, 2016

Harkening back to his mid-2000s emergence with John McLaughlin and Chick Corea, Hadrien Feraud has likely elicited more jaw-drops and head-s...

May 3, 2016

“What would Flea do?” Funny enough, that thought informed David Supica’s propulsive hook on the single “Heavy Hammer,” a barrelhouse rocker ...

May 3, 2016

From the powerful bass tone on 1964’s “You Really Got Me” to their last album, 1993’s Phobia [Columbia], smart low end has always been an im...

April 4, 2016

It’s been said there are as many ways to write a song as there are songwriters.


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