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IAN ANDERSON PRESENTS BEST OF TULL TOUR

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 15, 2014

Legendary rock pioneer, IAN ANDERSON – best known as the flute and voice behind the genre-defying Jethro Tull – will breath new life into the best of his epic catalogue in Australia this December. When Jethro Tull released their iconic album Thick As A Brick in 1972, front man Ian…

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TIM JOHN (THE GRISWOLDS) – BASS

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - June 15, 2014

The Griswolds are a four-piece indie rock band from Sydney which was formed in February 2012. The Griswolds were picked up by hundreds of blogs around the globe and supported popular bands such as Django Django, Last Dinosaurs, and San Cisco simply by posting their first track “Mississippi” online. The…

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TWO NEW LIMITED EDITION VOX AMPS

Posted in Amplifiers, Gear    //    Post Date - June 15, 2014

                  Vox Australia is proud to announce the arrival of two very limited edition amps; an AC15C1 in a Red finish with alternative specifications, and  Lil’ Night Train stack in a striking gold set. The exclusive AC15 model features ‘British red Garnet’…

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CIRCA WAVES ‘YOUNG CHASERS’ VIDEO AND JULY TOUR

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 15, 2014

Circa Waves have revealed the video to their new single, Young Chasers which is available digitally via Dew Process now. The visually stunningly video, directed by Davis Silis and featuring a live performance by the band. “Young Chasers is one of our most immediate songs, literally. It was written in…

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SLIM JIM PHANTOM-ONE COOL CAT

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - June 15, 2014

They say you can tell a lot about someone by the company they keep. With friends like Lemmy, Johnny Ramone, Earl Slick, Glen Matlock and Captain Sensible, you’d have to think that former Stray Cats’ drummer Slim Jim Phantom would be a pretty cool kind of guy to hang with….

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VALE JIM KEAYS

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 13, 2014

Australian Musician was saddened to hear of the death of singer songwriter Jim Keays this morning. The former lead singer of iconic Australian band The Masters Apprentices had been suffering from Multiple Myeloma for seven years. The Masters Apprentices had several charting singles in the 60s including Turn Up Your…

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WATCH/BLACKSTAR HD PEDALS & ID: CORE RANGE

Posted in Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - June 12, 2014

Blackstar’s HT pedal range tones demonstrated and ID: Core range which is shipping now. Distributed in Australia by www.nationalaudio.com.au

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HOWLING BELLS BACK FOR SEPTEMBER TOUR

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 12, 2014

Live Nation by arrangement with Artist Voice are thrilled to present bohemian rock’n’roll outfit, HOWLING BELLS in Australia this September. In support of their recently released fourth album, Heartstrings, the band will return for their first set of national headline shows since 2011. Tickets for all shows go on sale…

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WATCH/PRIVIA PX-5S

Posted in Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - June 11, 2014

The  Privia PX-5S redefines the stage piano category with unprecedented sound quality and performance features in a lightweight design that is supremely portable. Featuring tone editing, insert effects, MIDI controller capabilities, an 88 Key, Tri-Sensor Scaled Hammer Action II Keyboard and weighing only 24 lbs., the Privia PX-5S is ready…

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BLACK CAB IS WINTERBOUND

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 11, 2014

The City of Yarra in Melbourne presents it’s second annual Leaps and Bounds Festival from July 4-20. Stretching from the largest venue (The Corner Hotel, Richmond) to the smallest (Longplay in North Fitzroy), the festival will feature the return of popular events such as Bruce Milne’s Bus Tours, the Copacabana…

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