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Musical mythbuster heads downunder

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 29, 2015

Every musician knows it. That feeling they’ve got great big holes in their musical understanding you could drive a truck through. Or the feeling they’ve hit a plateau and just can’t get any better, no matter how much they practice. Or that other feeling that they’re not a real musician…

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HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HOLIDAY

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 24, 2015

It’s been a big year for Australian Musician. We’ve provided a heap of content and well and truly established our YouTube channel. Next year will be even bigger as we look to co-present the Melbourne Guitar Show again in August 2016. Have a safe and relaxing break everyone. Hope you…

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2016 MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW DATES ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - December 21, 2015

It’s on again! The Australian Music Association and Australian Musician are pleased to announce that the Melbourne Guitar Show will return to the Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th August 2016. The 2015 Melbourne Guitar Show was the biggest music event in Australia for the week it was…

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SIX QUIX WITH EDEN MULHOLLAND

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 21, 2015

New Zealand raised, now Queensland-based Eden Mulholland was at the tail end of a short Australian tour in support of his latest album Hunted Haunted when we caught up with him for Six Quix!. http://edenmulholland.net/

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THE RUNAWAYS’ CHERIE CURRIE OZ TOUR

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 18, 2015

Cherie Currie, the voice of The Runaways is headed our way to perform here for the very first time, touring Australia and New Zealand in May 2016. The pioneering all-female rock band which included Currie, Joan Jett, Lita Ford, Jackie Fox and Sandy West blasted onto the 70s music scene…

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SUMMER JAZZ CLINICS FOR BRISBANE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 17, 2015

Early in the new year, Brisbane’s Jazz Music Institute will be hosting a 4 day Summer Jazz Clinic from the 18th to the 21st January. Open to a wide age group and a range of ability levels, this short course in jazz improvisation is an intensive injection of fun and knowledge where…

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DEAN RAY TALKS PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - December 17, 2015

In the second part of our interview with Dean Ray, the singer, songwriter and guitarist chats about his origins, musical influences and the future. www.deanraymusic.com If you missed part one, in which Dean talks about his guitars and sound, watch it here

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CRAÜN: THE ARIS HATZIDAKIS INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - December 16, 2015

BY BAZ BARDOE Aris Hatzidakis (aka Craün) is an Australian based producer of ambient electronic based music. He makes vast soundscapes of evocative and intensely deep music that transports the listener some place else, in the tradition of many of the greats of the genre. But the thing is that…

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INSTRUMENTAL AS ANYTHING!

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 16, 2015

JAMES NORBERT IVANYI + I BUILT THE SKY 2 EXCLUSIVE HEADLINE SHOWS MARCH 2016 Multi Instrumental Extraordinaries JAMES NORBERT IVANYI and I BUILT THE SKY embark on an Exclusive 2 Date Headline Tour this March. Following their full band live debuts on the highly successful Plini + The Helix Nebula…

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Yamaha Revstar Electric Guitars revealed

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - December 16, 2015

Drawing inspiration from London and Tokyo’s vintage street-racing motorbikes, Japan’s heritage of engineering excellence, and Yamaha’s 50-year legacy of guitar craftsmanship, the new Revstar series has been released. Every detail of each Revstar model has been carefully engineered to bring out the unique personality of each guitar in the line-up….

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