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FENDER® ANNOUNCES AMERICAN ORIGINAL SERIES

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - January 16, 2018

FENDER® ANNOUNCES AMERICAN ORIGINAL SERIES – INSPIRED BY FENDER MODELS THROUGH THE DECADES American Original Series Electric Guitars and Basses Unite Classic 1950s, ’60s and ’70s Models with Distinct Modern Enhancements, Best of Fender Performance, Playability Ahead of the NAMM Show, Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today announced the launch…

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JOBS: PONY MUSIC & ROLAND ARE HIRING!

Posted in Uncategorized    //    Post Date - January 16, 2018

Roland and Boss Seek Guitar Product Manager Sick of your routine job? Always had a passion for guitar equipment? Want a career in the music industry? An opportunity like this comes along once in a blue moon… GUITAR PRODUCT MANAGER FOR LEADING MUSIC COMPANY For more than 40 years, Roland…

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CHRIS BOTTI: 2018 AUSTRALIAN TOUR INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - January 14, 2018

The world’s biggest selling jazz instrumentalist, Chris Botti, returns to Australia in February 2018. AM’s Greg Phillips chatted with Chris about the upcoming tour Grammy-winning American trumpet virtuoso Chris Botti lives and breathes music. Apart from his trumpet and the few essentials packed into in his suitcase, he has nothing…

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NEW PERCUSSION SYNTH FROM MOOG

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - January 12, 2018

Drummer From Another Mother (DFAM) is a highly-interactive, Semi-Modular Analog Percussion Synthesizer and a vibrant deviation from the traditional drum machine–presenting an expressive hands-on approach to percussive pattern creation. DFAM’s fully analog circuitry behaves much like a living organism, reacting in different ways to input from different individuals. To demonstrate…

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JASON BONHAM JBLZE TOUR POSTPONED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - January 11, 2018

JBLZE dates scheduled for later this month in Australia and New Zealand will be rescheduled to May – June 2018 due to unforeseen circumstances. All purchased tickets will be honored for the new dates. JBLZE is excited to finally bring their show “down under” in response to unprecedented demand from…

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STEVEN TYLER ANNOUNCES GALA BENEFITTING JANIE’S FUND

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - January 10, 2018

  Iconic singer, songwriter and humanitarian,Steven Tyler, and Live Nation will present the inaugural Janie’s Fund gala and GRAMMY Awards® viewing party on Sunday, January 28, 2018 at the historic RED Studios Hollywood. The exclusive event will include a star-studded red carpet, live viewing of the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards…

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TC ELECTRONIC ANNOUNCE 4 NEW PEDALS

Posted in Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - January 9, 2018

A characteristic quartet of iconic vintage tones Most of the time all you need is your bread and butter 3-button overdrives, studio delays, and subtle reverbs but every once in a while, you need something special to nail the tone of your favorite artist or musical style. That’s when you…

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DEAN RAY DELIVERS THE MESSENGER

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - January 8, 2018

It’s taken quite a few years, many hurdles and some heartache but Dean Ray has finally released The Messenger, the album he has always wanted to make. AM’s Greg Phillips caught up with Dean to chat about the album’s journey. Beginning your music career via a major television talent contest…

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GALLERY: GWYN ASHTON-CHERRY BAR, MELBOURNE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - January 8, 2018

UK-based, Adelaide-raised blues guitar raconteur Gwyn Ashton is back home in Australia ripping up stages nationwide playing material from his dynamic new album Solo Elektro. Jason Rosewarne was at Gwyn’s fabulous one-man show at Melbourne’s Cherry Bar yesterday and captured the electrifying action. Gwyn Ashton Australian tour dates January 12…

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OK GO, ANDY GRAMMER, YAMAHA ALL STAR CONCERT ANNOUNCED FOR NAMM SHOW

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - January 4, 2018

With only 22 days until the start of The 2018 NAMM Show, The NAMM Campus is set to come alive with a variety of Bands@NAMM performers, and at night, talent that includes groundbreaking multimedia artists, legendary performers and a multi-platinum pop singer-songwriter, all performing on The NAMM Yamaha Grand Plaza…

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