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March, 2016

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TURBOSOUND iQ Series – ULTRANET with M32R

Posted in Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - March 14, 2016

Join Turbosound’s Product Specialist Erik as he shows us how to setup ULTRANET to distribute audio over CAT5e to iQ Speakers from the M32R console.

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I BUILT THE SKY: ROHAN STEVENSON INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 14, 2016

Australian Musician first met I Built the Sky’s Rohan Stevenson at our Melbourne Guitar Show. We caught up with Ro to see what’s been happening since. Photos (except MGS) by http://darrentannytan.com/ In early March this year, Melbourne based progressive instrumental outfit I Built The Sky were doing themselves proud, sharing…

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ADOTG: VINTAGE ROCK IN THE YARRA VALLEY

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 14, 2016

A DAY ON THE GREEN- ROCHFORD WINERY MARCH 12 Hoodoo Gurus, Violent Femmes, Sunnyboys, Died Pretty, Ratcat. Words Greg Phillips. All pics Kerry Kissell The astute folks from A Day On The Green, in conjunction with the local traffic management authority had us weave through a labyrinth of country roads…

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WANNA FUND A DAVE GRANEY & CLARE MOORE FLICK?

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 10, 2016

Nick Cowan is a respected Melbourne-based filmmaker who has made a variety of short films and music videos for Melbourne underground artists. Now via a freshly launched Pozible campaign, he wants to make a film called “I’m Not Afraid To Be Heavy”, a documentary celebrating the career of Dave Graney…

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John Scofield, Spyro Gyra play exclusive Australian shows

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 10, 2016

Melbourne’s newest night club, Bird’s Basement has announced a stellar line-up of talent for its second month of operations. The program is highlighted by the appearance of John Scofield, one of the most distinctive and influential electric guitarists of the past 40 years. Scofield is a stylistic chameleon who has…

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VALE ROSS HANNAFORD. ONE OF THE GREATS

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 8, 2016

The Australian music community is in mourning after news of the death of local guitar great Ross Hannaford at the age of 65. Whether you are familiar with Ross from his ground breaking Daddy Cool days, his Dianna Kiss residency at The Espy or even his busking at the South…

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Brett Rasmussen (Ignite) and the Orange OB1 Bass Head

Posted in Amplifiers, Bass, Gear    //    Post Date - March 8, 2016

Brett Rasmussen (Ignite) talks through the OB1 Bass Head and how he uses it on tour with his band Ignite. Orange visited Brett at the London Underworld to discuss his touring rig and why he uses the Orange OB1 Bass Head Amplifiers. Orange distributed in Australia by http://www.gibsonami.com/

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JIMI HOCKING YAMAHA GUITAR CLINICS

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 8, 2016

  Australian guitar legend Jimi Hocking will embark on a series of guitar clinics for Yamaha in March and April, in which he’ll demo the great new Revstar guitar range, Vox amps and show you a thing or two about guitar playing Keep an eye on the website for more…

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MATT KELLY (MAYFAIR KYTES) – VOCALS

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - March 8, 2016

VOCALS – Matt Kelly, Mayfair Kytes Melbourne four-piece Mayfair Kytes might be hard to categorise but for the sake of time management and a fear of over-thinking it, let’s just say they’re a great folkin’ art-pop band. The dreamy single Sleepyhead offers a wonderful glimpse of what’s to come on…

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CRYING SIRENS: PARTS 1 & 2

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 7, 2016

Melbourne based quartet, Crying Sirens began life in 2007, pieced together by members of four different local touring bands. An EP was recorded in early 2009 with noted local producer Jimi Maroudas but only gave a hint of the passionate and hard rockin’ intensity which would be unveiled in their…

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