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July 8, 2016

Queensrÿche’s Eddie Jackson and Armored Saint’s Joey Vera discuss the state of metal bass and more.

June 29, 2016

It didn’t skyrocket to the top of the pops—thanks, in part, to Machiavellian intrigue by a certain artist manager—but David Bowie’s 1970 epi...

June 29, 2016

“Funk is not something you learn—you either feel it or you don’t,” proclaims Alissia Benveniste, who records and performs under her first na...

June 29, 2016

In a small cafe across the street from Madison square Garden, Benny Rietveld peers out the window at the venerable venue.

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.


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