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GUNS N’ ROSES OZ TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 16, 2016

GUNS N’ ROSES Not In This Lifetime AUSTRALIAN DATES ANNOUNCED! Founder Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan regroup for the highly anticipated ‘Not In This Lifetime’ Tour Following months of speculation, a surprise billboard above an iconic  Melbourne pub and then a leaked tour announcement video, Paul Dainty President CEO…

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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW 2016: THE EXHIBITORS LOVED IT

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - August 15, 2016

Here’s a little overview video of the 2016 Melbourne Guitar Show, in which some exhibitors offer their thoughts on the event. Thanks to the sponsors, exhibitors, artists and the Melbourne music community who made it yet another very special weekend. See you in 2017

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INCUBATOR (ADRIAN AKKERMAN)

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 15, 2016

Incubator interview by Baz Bardoe For many Melbourne musicians, Adrian Akkerman’s name is a bit legendary. As the man behind the desk at Incubator studios he has recorded a bewildering variety of artists, and always seems to retain his composure. He has worked with John Reece (Men at Work), Hugo…

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ALEX LLOYD – THE ‘ACOUSTICA’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 12, 2016

It’s been 15 years since ARIA award winning artist Alex Lloyd released his career-defining hit song Amazing. A lot has happened since then, including further successful releases, a relocation to the UK, a foray onto music production and songwriting for others, then a return home to Australia. While playing a…

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SIGMA SG45, SG00 and 1STS BETTER MUSIC DEMO

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - August 12, 2016

Matt from Better Music demos 3 new guitars from Sigma, the JM-SG45, LM-SG00 and 00R-1STS. These newbies are impressive! Find out more here

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CHRIS BEKKER & SIMON HOSFORD – MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW 2016

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - August 11, 2016

Another impromptu jam we captured at the Melbourne Guitar Show occurred on the Wayne Jones Audio Stand. We just happened to be strolling by when bass great Chris Bekker and guitar show fave Simon Hosford got together for a jam.

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ROBBIE LITTLE – MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW 2016

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - August 11, 2016

One of the most exciting things about the Melbourne Guitar Show is the surprise performances that you get to experience on exhibitors’ stands. At any given time during the show, a world class brand-endorsee might pick up a guitar or bass and jam to a backing track or with another…

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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW 2016: IT’S A WRAP!

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - August 11, 2016

MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW 2016 AUG 6&7 CAULFIELD RACECOURSE Report by Greg Phillips. Photos by Jason Rosewarne, Mark Moray and Greg Phillips This time last year, we (the Australian Music Association through its online magazine Australian Musician) asked the question … was Melbourne up for a guitar show? The town’s musician…

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MEREDITH 2016 LINE UP ANNOUNCED

Posted in Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 11, 2016

One of Australia’s most loved music events, the Meredith Music Festival has announced its lineup for 2016 and it’s amazing! Peaches King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard Sheila E BadBadNotGood Angel Olsen The Triffids Kelela Ben UFO Japandroids The Congos Baroness Archie Roach Jagwar Ma Mount Liberation Unlimited Fred &…

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SIMPLE MINDS & B52s FEB AUSTRALIAN TOUR

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 11, 2016

SIMPLE MINDS & THE B-52s for FEBRUARY 2017
 In one of the upcoming summer’s more captivating tours, Frontier Touring are thrilled to announce that the majestic Simple Minds will team with the party vibes of The B-52s for a huge Australian and New Zealand tour in February 2017. Both bands, who are…

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