Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh undergoes liver transplant

SAN FRANCISCO -- Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh was recovering Friday after receiving a transplant in...Box of Rain," which he wrote while his father was dying. As bassist for The Other Ones, named after a Grateful Dead song, Lesh recently...

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Success of Avett Brothers keeps growing, honestly

...to Scott and Seth Avett of the Avett Brothers. (The band plays at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, at Bell Auditorium.) And bassist Bob Crawford, who became the third member of the Avett Brothers in 2002 ? two years after the brothers began making acoustic...

Styx bassist has figured out what works best for him

...Away interested him because he was able to approach the music as a fan and a contemporary.Phillips began his career as the bassist in the Anglo-L.A. band The Babys. He said one of that band's early successes was a gig opening for Styx on one of its...

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Augusta travelers continue to check in with postcards

...than sit around the whole time, some bassists decided to sneak offstage and go to the...No need to panic," said a fellow bassist, "I thought we might need some extra...the Ninth, the score is tied, and the bassists are loaded."

Sammy Hagar, bandmates come full circle playing their hits

...a good way to move forward was to look back.The group, which features hard rock stalwart Sammy Hagar, former Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony, Jason Bonham, son ? and stand-in for ? the legendary Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham and Hagar's...

R.E.M. irked at Trump music

...E.M. frontman Michael Stipe was quoted as calling Trump's campaign "moronic," according to a tweet from R.E.M. bassist Mike Mills."'Go (expletive) yourselves, the lot of you - you sad, attention grabbing, power-hungry little men...

Sammy Hagar to perform at Bell Auditorium in November

...Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy, Right Now and Why Can't This Be Love.Joining Hagar will be Anthony, the rhythm section bassist who has played with Hagar for the past 30 years in bands including Van Halen and Chickenfoot; Johnson, a guitarist from Hagar's...

Augusta woman is reunited with old photos

...the whole time looking stupid, some bassists decided to sneak offstage and go to...need to panic," one of the other bassists said. "I thought we might need some...Ninth, the score is tied, and the bassists are loaded."

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...debut album, and Brian Blade or Jeff Ballard on drums. Redman's diverse musical tastes are reflected in such guests as bassists Meshell Ndegeocello and Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, drummer ?uestlove of The Roots, and such jazzmen as trumpeter...

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...Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Burbank, Calif., and Weehawken, N.J. The band will include drummers, keyboard players, bassists, guitarists, horn players and percussionists. Finalists from local auditions must be available to travel to New York to...

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