Paramore is savoring the moment

...quit the band, throwing the group's future into question. While the remaining trio of Williams, guitarist Taylor York and bassist Jeremy Davis quickly made it clear that Paramore would continue, Josh Farro had been Williams' main songwriting collaborator...

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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Ed Turner and Number 9 to rock Lady Antebellum Pavilion at YUCKiKiOKEE Festival

...absolutely blown away that Columbia County would be so sweet and so kind to have us represent our county."Turner, the pianist, bassist Duane Wilson, drummer Zach Swenson, vocalist and guitarist Phillip Lee Jr., guitarist Michael Baideme, percussionist Steve...

Power rock trio SIMO to bring vintage guitar energy to Sky City

...starts to dwindle then you have to do something to keep it from burning out."That light came to Simo in 2012 when he met bassist Frank Swart and drummer Adam Abrashoff, and recorded the band's full-length album SIMO.SIMO promotes audio-taping...

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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UGA band plans James Brown halftime tribute

...handful of Redcoat Band members who formed Brown's temporary back-up band - guitarist Rick Burgess, drummer Chris Hale and bassist Tommy Cooper. It wasn't really so intimidating, recalled Burgess. They were young, and the music wasn't really that...

Music by Turner: 'Inside Your Eyes' work of local talents

...wise in shifting the focus to Meccia, who commands your attention whether it's on stage or part of a recording. Says the bassist, "As soon as I heard her sing, I started to change all of the band's arrangements to feature her voice."Inside Your...

Sturgill Simpson is country guy in disguise

...is there every time I glare in the eyes of my best friend."Simpson's touring band consists of guitarist Laur Joamets, bassist Kevin Black, and drummer Miles Miller.In a recent Facebook post, Simpson articulated the respective roles he and his audience...

Third Day to play greatest hits for Joy tour's final shows

...the group did a co-headlining run with Skillet in February and March.Then the group (which includes singer Powell, bassist Tai Anderson, drummer David Carr and guitarist Mark Lee) turned its attention to songwriting and recording, which has resulted...

Satellites to be in orbit for FallFest

Rick Price, bassist and vocalist for the Georgia Satellites, has had a career of near misses...Jagger's secretary and an audition, only to be beaten out by session bassist Darryl Jones. While the Satellites are roughly a decade removed from...

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