March 4 and 5 sees the return of the ultimate bass event in our world – the newly-expanded London Bass Guitar Show, held at Olympia in Kensington. See you there! David Ellefson, Megadeth “I’m super excited to be heading back for the…
Megadeth are back with a new album, Dystopia – and bassist David Ellefson’s gobsmacking chops are better than ever. Joel McIver asks how he does it after all these years
Mike Flynn heads to the Warwick Bass Camp to discover why it’s becoming one of the hottest European bass events of the year. The term ‘Disneyland for bassists’ might seem over the top when describing Warwick’s factory and headquarters in…
When it comes to the upright bass, Stray Cats bassist Lee Rocker is the most prominent musician playing today. In a rare unplugged moment for Bass Guitar Magazine, the great man tells us why we should consider ‘going double’.
Interview: Raz Rauf. Pics: Tina Korhonen
We ask Pete Mathers of Johnny Wore Black to sum up what he does in less time than it takes you to tune up…
Sometime Pantera and Down bassist Rex Brown, currently of Kill Devil Hill, has lived more life than you or I ever will.
As he releases his new autobiography, Rex sits down with Joel McIver for a revealing chat about all things bass. Photos by Mike Brooks
Tiffany Burow reports from the London Bass Guitar Show
Günter Auschrat of The New Black tells us what he does
Were you there? If so, you might see yourself in the next few pages. Mike Flynn and Mike Brooks (the ‘twin Mikes of bass’) report on the triumphant London Bass Guitar Show, held on 2 and 3 March in association with BGM. Images by Tina K