Dave Ellefson Announces New “BASSTORY” Tour

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Megadeth bassist and EMP Label Group founder Dave Ellfson is launching a new solo tour. Ellefson, who also runs Ellefson Coffee Company, will embark on what he has dubbed the “Basstory” starting September 21 in Portland, Oregon.  The tour is being labeled as an intimate “storyteller” type of presentation in which Ellefson stories of his...

June 15th, 2018
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Ellefson Coffee Company Announces Appearances To Promote New Drink

Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company/O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Megadeth bassist Dave Ellfson’s success as an entrepreneur just keeps growing. Just announced Thursday, Ellefson has announced some new in-person appearances alongside The Ron Keel Band to promote the growth of Ellefson’s beverage offerings and the release of The Ron Keel Band’s album Metal Cowboy Reloaded.  Ellefson,...

February 16th, 2018
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Ellefson Coffee Company Debuting New Lines At Winter NAMM

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group/Ellefson Coffee Company By Philip Sayblack Ellefson Coffee Company is appearing at this year’s annual Winter NAMM. The company is exhibiting at Anaheim Convention Center in Hall D, Booth 3905.  It will be there along with company head Dave Ellefson’s EMP Label Group and its imprints, EMP Underground, EMP Outlaw, THC Music and the recently re-launched Combat...

January 25th, 2018
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Ellefson Coffee Company Announces Another Year-End Celebration

Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company By Philip Sayblack Ellefson Coffee Company has announced a special new holiday event to celebrate its new retail outlets. The company will hold a special event Dec. 16 at Maverick Coffee in Scottsdale, AZ to celebrate the company’s expansion into that and a number of other stores nationwide. The event will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and will feature a number...

November 30th, 2017
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Ellefson Coffee Co. Partners With Breast Cancer Charity To Launch New Blend

Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company/O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Ellefson Coffee Company has launched a new line to its coffee offerings. The brainchild of Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson, the company has launched what it has dubbed Rock N’ Rose blend to its growing list of offerings.  According to a news release from the company, the new blend takes the place of the recently retired...

October 9th, 2017
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Kik Tracee Announces Compilation Release, Live Dates

Courtesy: THC Music/EMP Label Group/Amped By Philip Sayblack 90s rock act Kik Tracee will release its new compilation record this summer. Big Western Sky is currently scheduled to be released Friday, July 17 via THC Music/EMP Label Group/Amped.  The record will feature a collection of B-Sides, Demos and other rarities from the band’s classic No Rules/Field Trip era prior to its break-up in the...

April 4th, 2017
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“Roast In Peace” Is Another Bold Success For Ellefson Coffee Company

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company When Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson made the decision last year to start up his own coffee company, the move was clearly a big risk.  That is because Ellefson has made a living making music and spreading that music around the world.  But of course all good things must come to an end.  Eventually Ellefson is going to hang up his bass and call it...

January 22nd, 2017

ECC’s Kenya Thrash Line Packs A Punch As Big As Megadeth’s Music

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson has been quite the busy figure in the past couple of years or so.  He started his own music label, EMP Label Group, in 2015.  He followed that up by starting up his own coffee company.  That company opened its first-ever brick and mortar outlet just recently in his home town of Jackson, MN.  The store features Megadeth...

January 15th, 2017