Every Bass has a story

Basstory: An Intimate Evening of Riffs and Repartee with Grammy Award Winning Megadeth Bassist David Ellefson

Beginning Fall 2018, Grammy Award Winning Megadeth Bassist David Ellefson embarks on #BASSTORY, a series of limited and exclusive "Storytellers" dates, including special VIP meet and greets, exclusive merchandise, and more! 

Tickets and VIP Meet & Greet Available for a limited time.

Due to capacity, there are a limited number of tickets for VIP Meet & Greet as well as entry into the show, get yours TODAY. First come, first serve.

9/20 Portland, OR

9/21 Spokane, WA

9/22 Fife, WA

9/28 San Antonio, TX

9/29 Houston, TX


$100.00 (See Select Cities Below)

Sit down for an up-close and personal dinner with legendary Megadeth bassist David Ellefson with this exclusive EMP LABEL GROUP VIP EXPERIENCE. For 5 dates on David’s upcoming BASSTORY TOUR, we will be offering an extremely limited (10 people per show) exclusive pre-show VIP experience that includes: 

  • A pre-show dinner meet and greet and photo-op.  (Dinner NOT included.)
  • VIP Exclusive BASSTORY T-shirt
  • 2 EMP LABEL GROUP CDs (chosen at random)
  • 1 Autographed David Ellefson 8×10
  • Up to 5 personal items signed by David
  • 1 Signed 11×17 BASSTORY poster


This VIP experience will be held OFF-SITE, and does not include admission to the show.

Experience is limited to 10 people per date, and is first come, first serve. Reserve your spot at the table now. You will receive an email the week before the show with information on the time and location of the Meet and Greet. You are responsible for your own transportation, to and from, and prompt arrival at the meet and greet. We are not responsible for non-attendance. All sales are final. In the event you are unable to make the meet and greet, it may be possible to have your VIP items mailed for an additional postage charge.



DINNER VIP is available for the following shows: 

  • 10/3 Bradley, IL – The Looney Bin 
  • 10/4 Lombard, IL – Brauer House 
  • 10/5 Sturtevant, WI – Route 20 Outhouse 
  • 10/6 Ringle, WI – Q and Z Expo Center 
  • 10/7 Mankato, MN – What’s Up Lounge 

*Limited 10 Tickets per city. First Come, First Serve. All sales are final. 

10/3 Bradley, IL

10/4 Lombard, IL

10/5 Sturtevant, WI

10/6 Ringle, WI

10/7 Mankato, MN

New England Basstory

11/16 Manchester, NH

11/18 Holyoke, MA

11/20 New York City

11/21 Albany, NY

11/23 Niagara Falls, NY

11/25 Waterbury, CT

11/30 Phoenix, AZ

European Dates

David Ellefson Basstory Contact



Keith Rowley

ETA/Ellefson Touring Agency


Thom Hazaert

EMP Label Group/Combat Records