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Bass Expo 2014

MusicRadar launches Bass Expo 2014 February 26-27

 

Internet music publisher MusicRadar will be launching Bass Expo 2014 on February 26 and 27; an “online bass extravaganza,” held in association with Total Guitar, Guitarist, and Guitar Techniques magazines.

 

The two-day event will feature “online booths,” showcasing the latest bass guitars and bass guitar gear from top brands like Orange, Hartke, Cort, and more.

 

Bass Expo will also feature interviews with and demo performances by a host… Read More

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The Mad Dog Blog: “Beware of Mister Baker”

New Rockumentary on troubled life of legendary drummer Ginger Baker reviewed by GSTV’s in-house Brit

 

By The Mad Dog

 

If you want to feel good about your life, feel secure in yourself, feel like you are, indeed, making a positive difference everyday, take the time to sit down and watch “Beware of Mister Baker,” the biopic about the flame-haired, genius madman, tub-thumper, Ginger Baker. Rockumenting his humble beginnings in proggy jazz bands, he is catapulted to stardom in… Read More

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Collector’s Corner: 1966 Gibson EB-0 Bass

1966 Gibson EB-0: Good Enough for Jack Bruce, The Jackson Five

So ’66 was a heck of a year for Gibson Bass guitars. They issued five distinct basses that would become relatively popular over the years. Though you won’t find a Gibson Ripper or Gibson Grabber in the 1966 catalog (they weren’t issued until 1973), the company’s full line of instruments included a Thunderbird model and two electric basses with SG-style bodies that would go on to become iconic in their own right—even to this day.Read More

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