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Brad Russell lays it down!

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Wayward Basses extravaganza in November!

This November sees The Islington play host to a magical night of bass, but not as we know it… The evening will feature Twinscapes – Colin Edwin and Lorenzo Feliciati’s duo that wowed audiences at the London Bass Guitar Show

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Metallica meets Jaco Pastorius!

New issue out now!

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The Tall English Sun, New Neo-Psychedelic Pop album by Jason How

Available now, The Tall English Sun, is a stunning neo-psychedelic influenced debut album from Jason How, the CEO and Managing Director of the world famous Rotosound Strings. Drawing heavily on the musical influences he has been surrounded by all his

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Billy Sheehan UK clinics next month!

Rotosound and GuitarGuitar are proud to announce Billy Sheehan’s only UK 2014 clinics, to be held at their Epsom store on the 16th September and Birmingham store on the 17th September. These exclusive UK dates with the legendary bass man

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TC Electronic And Yamaha Announce A Nathan East Four Date EU Tour

TC Electronic and Yamaha are pleased to announce a unique high-profile clinic tour collaboration. Nathan East will represent both companies in a select, “evening with” style workshop tour in Europe. Specifically in the UK, Denmark and Germany see below for

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JJ Burnel signature Shuker on the way!

Watch out for Stranglers bassist Jean-Jacques Burnel’s new signature bass, made by master luthier Jon Shuker. It’s the third signature Shuker that JJ has played over his nine-year association with Jon. We’ll be reviewing it soon as part of our

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David Ellefson audiobook out now

Check out the new audiobook version of Megadeth bassist David Ellefson’s autobiography, My Life With Deth. Plenty of bass goodness in these pages! http://www.amazon.com/My-Life-Deth-Discovering-Meaning/dp/B00LMLBRFI/ref=la_B001KITMAK_1_1_title_2_audd?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1407828375&sr=1-1

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Robert Harper talks bass

Mine is a highly charged, improvisational style, with an aggressive attack while laying down solid funky bass lines. I play five- and six-string bass, because on a five-string you can play some low notes that only synthesisers could do previously,

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Hats off to Cliff

It’s 30 years this week since the release of Metallica’s second album, Ride The Lightning. Check out Cliff Burton’s isolated bass track, with its classical beginning, super-fat tone and amazing fingerstyle tremolo picking:

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