This October legendary Megadeth bassist, Dave Ellefson will be playing exclusive shows at intimate venues in the UK and Europe in which he will be playing music and telling stories about his time in one of metal music’s most important bands.

Dave’s tour, dubbed ‘Basstory: An Intimate Evening of Riffs and Repartee with David Ellefson’, lands on UK shores in Bristol at the Music College on 15th October and ACM-Guilford on 16th October, before heading out for dates in Europe over the following weeks – full list of dates and venues below.

Tickets for the shows are hard to come by, but casino news and reviews site, The Slot Buzz, has revealed that tour sponsor, Metal Casino, have two tickets for the Bristol show to give away.

Dave is an ambassador for the recently-launched Metal Casino, and he has set a question through a video published on their Facebook page. Followers who can answer the question correctly in the comments section below the post, will be entered into a draw to win the tickets.

The winner will be announced on Metal Casinos channel at 19:00 BST on Thursday 27th September.

From recent interviews, Dave is clearly thrilled to be doing this kind of event which brings him close to his fans and allows him to talk about his music in the context of the time in which it was written, as well as revealing some intriguing stories around his own life and that of one of metal music’s most important and influential bands.

Speaking about the tour, the Grammy award winner said: “I have always welcomed the opportunity to be able to meet and connect with fans on a more intimate level. These important parts of my professional life converged to 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 to get into small, intimate Rock clubs, the way this all started, and I’m excited for fans to get to experience this show.”


15 October : BIMM, Bristol, UK *
16 October : ACM, Guildford, UK *
17 October : Rockhal-Esch Sur, Alzette, LU
18 October : 013, Tilburg, NL
21 October : Le Relais des artistes-Les, Bioux, (Reservations via email, CH
22 October : Riff Megastore, Warsaw, PL
23 October : Private Club, Berlin, Germany *

For ticket details, visit the Basstory site.

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