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ORANGE TINY TERROR COMBO

Posted in Amplifiers, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

ORANGE TINY TERROR COMBO November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Powderfinger’s Ian Haug Distributor: www.gibsonami.com I love a good simple amp! One that I plug in and it sounds great straight away is the one I want. There is no complicated EQ set up. Just tone … and it really does…

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GIBSON 2008 LES PAUL STANDARD

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

GIBSON 2008 LES PAUL STANDARD November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Powderfinger’s Ian Haug Distributor: www.gibsonami.com I don’t know what it is about this guitar. It  just has a certain growl to it.  It seems to be “weight relieved” or cavitied, but it does not seem to suffer for it.  It…

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GIBSON ES339. Review by special guest Powderfinger’s Ian Haug

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

GIBSON ES339 November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Powderfinger’s Ian Haug Distributor: www.gibsonami.com I’ve never written a review on a guitar, and am not one to dwell on technical information. That being said, as soon as I picked this beast of a thing up, It looked beautiful, felt right and sounded…

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THE SOURCE

Posted in Accessories, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

THE SOURCE November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Reza Nasseri Distributor: www.guitarbits.com.au Quite a few months back a nice guy named Matt Henderson contacted me about the possibility of trying out his new product. He named it the “Source’. It isn’t a pedal or a set of pickups, nor is it…

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REVEREND BUCKSHOT ELECTRIC GUITAR

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

REVEREND BUCKSHOT ELECTRIC GUITAR November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Paul Bignell Distributor: ATLANTIS ASIA 03 9818 7778 Tele meets Les Paul? Sort of but not quite. Strat style headstock? Sort of…Tele rear pickup? Gretsch front pickup? You can keep looking for the comparisons but at the end of the day,…

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PINK BAND AT SOUNDCHECK EXCLUSIVE!

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - September 10, 2009

PINK BAND AT SOUNDCHECK EXCLUSIVE! by  Greg Phillips. Photos by Marty Williams. 2009 It’s no surprise that many Australians fell instantly in love with Pink’s sense of fun and vibrant brand of pop, snapping up albums such as ‘I’m Not Dead’ and ‘Funhouse’ in huge numbers. However the extent of…

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JET – Shaka Rock!

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2009

JET – SHAKA ROCK! September 10, 2009 | Author – Reza Nasseri You guys stated that the band had more creative control in the studio when making Shaka Rock, and weren’t as influenced by a producer or the record label. How was making this record different from your previous albums?…

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PAUL DEMPSEY

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 10, 2009

PAUL DEMPSEY September 10, 2009 | Author: Greg Phillips Still only in his early 30s, Dempsey has matured considerably since his 1998 debut solo set An Empty Flight on which he invited a select bunch of guests to write and sing their own lyrics to his musical scores. Here, he…

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THE TEMPER TRAP

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - July 1, 2009

THE TEMPER TRAP July 1, 2009 | Author: Peter Hodgson So you’re about to move to the UK. What’s the plan once you get there? Dougy Mandagi: Well we were gonna settle down, have a snooze, get over our jetlag, but we might be doing that on a bench in…

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THE ARMADA’S Maiden Voyage

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - July 1, 2009

THE ARMADA’S Maiden Voyage July 1, 2009 | Author: Greg Phillips. Pics by Marty Williams “Daddy was a little pent up for a while,” drawls Jeff Martin. The one time lead singer and main songwriter of revered Canadian three piece band The Tea Party  is referring to his need to revisit…

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