Ellefson Announces First BASSTORY Dates

Courtesy: O’Donnell Media Group

Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson has announced the first dates for his upcoming BASSTORY tour.

Ellefson’s tour is scheduled to launch September 20 in Portland, Oregon and to run through October 7 in Mankato, Minnesota.  the exclusive “storytellers” style presentations couples Ellefson’s own performances with stories of his life and career in the music industry.

Four of the dates on his new tour will feature additional performances from Combat Records bands Green Death and Wrath.  The tour’s dates are noted below.


9/20 Portland, OR – Dante’s
9/21 Spokane Valley, WA – The Roadhouse
9/22 Fife, WA – Louie G’s
9/28 San Antonio, TX – Fitzgerald’s
9/29 Houston, TX – BFE Rock Club
10/4 Lombard, IL – Brauer House
105 Sturtevant, WI – Route 20 Outhouse

10/6 Ringle, WI – Q and Z Expo Center
10/7 Mankato, MN – What’s Up Lounge

*With Green Death and WRATH

Tickets and limited VIP packages are available here.

Ellefson said of the upcoming tour that audiences will have plenty to anticipate in his appearances.

“I have always done clinics, and a couple of years ago, and did an amazing spoken word tour in Australia to support my book, My Life With Deth and have always welcomed the opportunity to be able to meet and connect with fans on a more intimate level,” Ellefson said.  “These important parts of my professional life convergedto create BASSTORY.  Not only will fans get to hear some of their favorite bass riffs, but the stories behind them.  It’s not often I get into small, intimate Rock clubs, the way this all started, and I’m excited for fans to to get to experience this show.”

Along with being a special presentation by Ellefson, his tour is also a launching pad for Ellefson Touring Agency (ETA) the new booking agency launched by Ellefson and his partner Thom Hazaert.

More information on BASSTORY is available online along with Ellefson’s latest news and more is available online now at:


Website: http://www.davidellefson.com

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/davidellefson

Twitter: http://twitter.com/ellefsondavid


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