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Show Special Edition Out Now!

Roll up, roll up! For March’s issue we’re gearing up for the London Bass Guitar Show, chatting with Therapy?, Alter Bridge and Doll Skin, and reviewing basses from Dingwall, Chowny and ESP and Ashdown’s latest cab. All this plus, news,

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February Bass Guitar Magazine Out Now!

For February’s star-studded edition of BGM we chat with J-J Burnel of the Stranglers, Suzi Quatro and Korn’s Reggie ‘Fieldy’ Arvizu, reveal the headliners for this year’s London Bass Guitar Show and road-test the new Sandberg Chris Childs Signature, the

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January Bass Guitar Magazine Out Now!

In our Gear Of The Year issue, where we collate bass-world 2017’s most essential products (if your favourite gear of ’17 isn’t there, let us know!), we chat exclusively with Rick Savage of Def Leppard and Victor Wooten and announce

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London Bass Guitar Show Is Go!

We’re delighted to announce the appearance of a stellar group of bassists at the forthcoming London Bass Guitar Show, to be held on 3 and 4 March at London’s Olympia. Deep breath… The mighty Jah Wobble, renowned since his days

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Exclusive Video: TesseracT’s Amos Williams

Bass Guitar Magazine has been given an exclusive video previewing stunning new bass work by TesseracT’s Amos Williams, as featured on a star-studded album by solo-guitarist Schiermann. The track showcases Amos’s super tight thumbing technique and some tasteful slap work too.

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Martin Eric Ain RIP

The Swiss heavy metal band Celtic Frost were the most influential act of their kind, introducing avant-garde experimentation and gothic ambience to the metal genre. Bassist Martin Eric Ain (born Martin Stricker) was a visionary musician who co-founded the band

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November issue out now!

November’s Bass Guitar Magazine features chats with Nate Mendel of the Foo Fighters, Bootsy Collins, Andre Cymone, Nathan East, Hadrien Feraud and loads of other amazing bassists, plus Jaco’s Fender, Kirk Hammett’s new bass overdrive and tons more low-end awesomeness.

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New Bootsy Collins Album Announced

The sometime James Brown and Parliament/Funkadelic bassist Bootsy Collins, a living legend in our world, returns with his first album in six years on October 27. Titled World Wide Funk, the album features a host of guest musicians such as Public Enemy

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Win a Jackson David Ellefson bass worth £400

Our December issue, on sale on November 14, is our 150th – a stellar achievement in the world of publishing! – and to celebrate we’ll be publishing two essential lists in that very issue. The first is a run-down of

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October Issue – Out Now!

A real treat this month, bassists, with Tower Of Power’s Francis ‘Rocco’ Prestia giving us an exclusive interview for our front cover. Add Glenn Hughes, Klaus Flouride, Snow Owl, Neil Murray and reviews of super cool gear (Flea’s Fender Jazz!)

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