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A Happy Easter and Passover season to all our fans at this difficult time
Posted on April 10, 2020 . Comments are off
The Ventures would like to wish all of you a happy weekend as everyone tries to celebrate Easter and Passover in whatever way they can in the midst of this awful pandemic.  Normally, it is a joyous season to be spending time with family and friends in our homes.  This year, we have no
Category: Music
Coronavirus forces cancellation of Egyptian Theatre shows
Posted on March 14, 2020 . Comments are off
As I'm sure everyone is aware, events and shows are being cancelled left and right in all parts of the country due to the widespread fear of crowded venues during the Coronavirus pandemic.  Our upcoming shows in Park City on April 16-18 are not exempt from that, so it is with great re
Category: Music
music for life award
Don Wilson receives the Music For Life Award at the 2020 NAMM show
Posted on February 14, 2020 . Comments are off
Each year in January, the NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) holds its convention in Anaheim, CA.  This year at the 35th Annual TEC Awards dinner on January 18, Don Wilson was given the great honor of receiving the Music For Life Award, as detailed in the article from the
Category: Music
A Blast from the Past – look at the Australian charts from August 30, 1963
Posted on February 14, 2020 . Comments are off
I recently received a mailing tube from good friend and fan of The Ventures, Terry Robins.  He sent me some rare posters from Ventures' tours in Japan and Scandinavia, plus two charts from Australian music magazines: 2SM National Top 100 and 2UE Official Top 40.  They are for the week
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    THE VENTURES 60’S ROCKIN’ CHRISTMAS Personnel: Bob Bogle, Don Wilson, Nokie Edwards, Gerry McGee,

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    THE VENTURES – BEST OF POPS SOUNDS and GO WITH THE VENTURES Personnel: Bob Bogle / Don Wilson / No

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    THE VENTURES CHRISTMAS JOY Personnel: Bogle / Wilson / McGee / Spalding / Edwards / Leon Taylor Or

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    THE VENTURES CLASSIC COUNTRY PLUS Personnel: Bob Bogle, Don Wilson, Nokie Edwards, Mel Taylor, Red

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