Brown band members say they should have been involved in 'Get On Up'

...Ray, who began working with Brown in 1961, said he appreciated his VIP status during the film's premiere in Augusta.Bassist David Weston played in Brown's band from 1975 through 1982. His seven years included the high-flying church performance...

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."

White Violet brings varied style to Sky City

...supporting their second album, Stay Lost, to be released Sept. 23 by Normaltown Records.With Nelson on vocals and guitar, bassist Vaughan Lamb, guitarist Brad Morgan and drummer Lemuel Hayes, the band dove into recording an album highlighting personal...

Music by Turner: Band is humbled by stage presence of Sharon Jones

...scintillating strings that Mr. Brown's version employed so evocatively all those years ago.The band and I, thanks to our bassist/musical director Duane Wilson, worked on the song for hours 'til we had it down. Guitarists Michael Baideme and Phillip...

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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Actor is excited to return to Augusta for 'Get On Up'

...also performed the song live at the Academy Awards.His work in Dreamgirls served him well in preparation to play Scott, bassist for The Famous Flames, in Get On Up, Robinson said."For this role (as Baby Roy Scott), I'm very familiar with the...

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."

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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Avett Brothers fans will hear fuller sound at Banjo-B-Que festival

...and gates open at 5. For more on the festival, visit banjobque.com.The core trio of brothers Scott and Seth Avett and bassist Bob Crawford now have plenty of company on stage with drummer Mike Marsh, keyboardist Paul Delfigia, cellist Joe Kwon and...

St. Paul and the Broken Bones to play Blind Willie festival

...didn't start thinking about a music career until less than two years ago.That's when a bandmate from a former group, bassist Jesse Phillips, contacted Janeway saying he had gotten some free time in a studio and invited him to come over for the day...