HD digital video download out now https://davebrons.bandcamp.com/album/official-bootleg-live-video The Story Dave Brons wanted to create a Video of a Live performance that was honest and raw, not an edited and ‘fixed afterwards’ type thing that is common these days. Honest and Intense So we recorded a concert of Dave’s album “Based on a True Story” with… Read more »
HERE IS THE LINK for all the info: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/dave-brons-official-bootleg-preorder-guitar/x/3280987#/ I’m terrified and excited at the same time! Ever since my album “Based on a True Story” came out, people have been asking (especially my American friends) if I’m going to tour the USA, Scotland, Australia, Holland…etc etc etc. Well, I did a small European… Read more »
It’s 2:30 AM. I’m exhausted. Spent. Drained. Not the kind of exhaustion you get when you are fed up of the grinding mundanity of things. This is the other kind: The kind of tiredness you get when you have given every ounce of energy to something brilliant. Life on the Road I’ve been away… Read more »
I’m really excited to be out on tour again playing Celtic Prog for Dave Bainbridge’s Celestial Fire . Tickets are available NOW for purchase: Friday 9th of September YORK http://www.fibbers.co.uk/live-events/detail/celestial-fire/ Saturday 10th of September MALTBY (Derbyshire) http://www.classicrocksociety.co.uk/shop/celestial-fire/ Sunday 11th of September LONDON (Half Moon in Putney) https://www.musicglue.com/half-moon-putney/events/11-sep-16-celestial-fire-featuring-dave-bainbridge-iona-strawbs-half-moon–putney/ Monday 12th of September… Read more »
The Guitar Hour is a live online guitar show (A bit like Top Gear for Guitar players). We play guitar, do jams, talk about music gear and discuss a different topic each week. The show is hosted by fusion virtuoso Tom Quayle, Dan Smith , David Beebee and myself. We’ve been blown away by the… Read more »
I had a great time playing and demoing for Jaden Rose Guitars at the British Guitar Show this year. It was fantastic meeting so many of you who have bought my album. I made lots of new friends at D’Addario Strings and Laney Amps. All in all a great couple of days out!
Really looking forward to this gig: I’m going to be playing the full album with the band. All the details are here http://keighleyautism.co.uk/bignightout
Curious to know what it’s like behind the scenes on tour? Are you a musician about to go on tour for the first time? This blog is for you! When you come to a gig, what you see is that brief glimpse where we are all playing the music. You won’t know that maybe… Read more »
CELESTIAL FIRE BAND UK DATES (Featuring Dave Bainbridge, Sally Minnear, Dave Brons, Simon Fitzpatrick and Frank van Essen) September 30th The Robin, Bilston, West Midlands – info / tickets http://www.therobin.co.uk/whats_on/giginfo.asp?gigid=4144 October 1st York, Fibbers – info / tickets http://www.fibbers.co.uk/live-events/detail/celestial-fire-feat-dave-bainbridge-iona/ October 2nd Chepstow, Summers End Festival (headlining) (N.B. You will need to select the “Friday Ticket”… Read more »
Album starts shipping this week! I’m so excited!!! I’ve already started to email digital albums to all you guys who crowdfunded it. I’m handwriting a personal note to EVERYONE of you who supported me, (see picture) so its gonna take a while! The physical CD’s will be going out worldwide in the next 14 days,… Read more »
“It’s all about the music” The lights go up, I can hear the piano kick in, my heart is racing. I’m at the renowned Borderij in Holland. I look around at the amazing venue and out of the corner of my eye I can see Dave Bainbridge smiling at me from over his stack of… Read more »
Yesterday, (7th of April 2015) a friend told me that Guitar World had picked up my video and featured it. Its nice to see that the writer, Damian Fanelli, had done all his research and put links to the GB3 Tour and Jaden Rose Guitars I grew up reading Guitar World magazine hoping to learn the… Read more »
So, the album “Based on a true Story” is coming along nicely…. After the amazing high of raising £6000 through crowdfunding the real job of getting the album mixed started. Dave Bainbridge has mixed about half the album now, and its sounding great. I’m hoping to have the album ready to go in May. In… Read more »
1: British Guitar Show with Jaden Rose Guitars 2, Playing guitar at the Bumblefoot Masterclass (Guns n Roses guitarist) in Edinburgh March has been a busy month. I’ve been busy practising my set for the GB3 European Tour in May. I had the huge honour of representing Jaden Rose Guitars at the Great British Guitar Show… Read more »
I’m really excited to be going on tour this year!!! I will be on tour with GB3 with Dave Bainbridge (IONA), Paul Bielatowicz and Simon Fitzpatrick (Carl Palmer Band) in may this year. The dates are here and links to purchase tickets will be added shortly. http://gb3guitar.com/tour/ See you there!!!
Wow! We did it! Thanks to everybody who funded this. Here is the inevitable Oscar style thank you video for you to watch! Over 2/3 of the people who contributed are people I don’t know directly. That statistic alone has blown my mind! You guys are amazing! I can’t wait for your to hear my… Read more »
Hi everyone. Great news! We have raised over 50% (£3000) AMAZING! We have just 20 days to go to get to the goal! In the video I said that I hoped that Dave Bainbridge (Virtuoso composer/Guitarist/keyboardist for IONA) would mix the album and Troy Donockley from Nightwish would play Irish Pipes on the… Read more »
Hi guys, You can make this album happen. No point saying too much about it here!! Head over to the Indigogo site by clicking here: http://igg.me/at/davebrons/x/3280987
The wheels have started turning! Promoters are being contacted and a schedule is being put together. Its the first website I’ve ever built: Have a look at www.GB3guitar.com If you want us to come to your town….get in touch!!! firstname.lastname@example.org Here is the promo video GB3 Guitar on Tour! from Dave Brons on Vimeo.
Thanks to your support and over 3000 votes I managed to get into the last 16 for Guitar Idol. My video has had over 3500 views! I feel really great about this as Guitar Idol is the biggest guitar contest there is and draws players from all over the world. I never expected to do… Read more »