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TOMMY EMMANUEL TALKS GUITAR RETREAT & NEW ALBUM

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - December 22, 2017

It’s testament to the talent, tenacity and work ethic of Tommy Emmanuel that after five decades in the music business, his career trajectory is still on an upward trend. In fact, you could say that it’s at an all-time high. Next year is shaping up to be even bigger for…

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THE JIMMY C: FROM DEVIL ROCK FOUR TO CULT USA ONLINE SOUNDTRACKS

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - December 21, 2017

Jamie Coghill has been most publically visible as the drummer for Luxedo, Fez Perez and then The Devilrock Four, one of the fieriest, funniest drummers you’ll ever see, but his real passion is The Jimmy C, a cottage industry which springs from the tiny studio at Jamie’s place. As well…

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OFFICIAL STATEMENT FROM #meNOmore

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 21, 2017

Over a thousand women have signed their name to the #meNOmore open letter, which calls on the Australian music industry to confront sexual harassment, coercion, bullying, misogyny and sexism. It’s important that everyone ‘gets’ what the #meNOmore movement is all about and Australian Musician asks that in future, we all…

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SOUNDS OF SUMMER CATALOGUES: GRAB A MUSIC BARGAIN NOW!

Posted in Blog, Christmas Ideas, Gear    //    Post Date - December 21, 2017

Produced for the first time, many different musical instrument Wholesalers and Manufacturers have joined forces to bring you the Sounds of Summer Sale, musical instrument catalogue. Check out these catalogue pdf links for your dream instrument and some summer bargains from these fabulous AMA member music retailers. Allison Music: https://www.paperturn-view.com/musiccatalogue/allison-music-sos-catalogue?pid=MTc17652…

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JACKSON BROWNE TO BE HONOURED AT NAMM TEC AWARDS

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 21, 2017

Singer-Songwriter Jackson Browne to Receive Les Paul Innovation Award at 33rd Annual NAMM TEC Awards The NAMM Foundation has announced that singer-songwriter Jackson Browne will receive the prestigious Les Paul Innovation Award at the 33rd Annual NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards (NAMM TEC Awards), being held Saturday, January 27,…

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JACKIE GOT LEMONS: THE ‘NONE OF YOUR BUSINESS’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - December 20, 2017

Melbourne-based, alt pop/rock band Jackie Got Lemons has just released their debut album None Of Your Business. Featuring Sharon Iturri (vocals), Karl Wilebrant (bass) and Cameron Smith (drums), the trio will launch the album at the Toff in Town on Thursday, Jan 4th, 2018 with supports from soul looper, Shukura…

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REVIEW: EASYFEVER, FORUM MELBOURNE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 20, 2017

Easyfever: Melbourne Forum, December 19,2018. Review: Greg Phillips. Photos: Jason Rosewarne Back in 2007, for the 50th print issue of Australian Musician, we got together a panel of respected music writers to ponder the 50 Most Significant Moments in Australian Pop/Rock. The panel had decided that the MOST significant moment…

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JOE SATRIANI: THE ‘WHAT HAPPENS NEXT’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - December 19, 2017

Everyone’s favourite guitar virtuoso, Joe Satriani is about to release his 16th solo album, WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, set to land on January 12, 2018 on Sony/Legacy Recordings.  Showcasing a power trio of legendary status, the band includes Satriani on guitar, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee bassist Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple/Black Country…

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SHERYL CROW & MELISSA ETHERIDGE AUSTRALIAN TOUR

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 15, 2017

TEG LIVE is proud to announce two of the most successful female American singer/songwriters, Sheryl Crow and Melissa Etheridge, will perform in a double headlining tour across Australia in 2018. Tickets on will go on sale 10.00am, Monday, 18 December through Ticketek.   In a worldwide exclusive, this is the first time…

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TIA GOSTELOW ANNOUNCES “HUNGER” COMPETITION IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE LAUNCH OF HER LABEL “LOVELY RECORDS” 

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 15, 2017

Contemporary folk artist Tia Gostelow tops off what has been a hugely successful year with the announcement of her own independent record label “Lovely Records”. Following on from recent signings with Anti Fragile records outside Australia and New Zealand and a world wide publishing deal with NativeTounge the announcement of Lovely Records will complete the…

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