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JOE’S12: JOE ROBINSON’S NEW ONLINE GUITAR TRAINING PROGRAM

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - May 31, 2019

Acclaimed Australian musician and Maton endorsee Joe Robinson is a self-taught virtuoso guitarist who has just launched a 12 week online training platform called JOES12, featuring many other guitar legends such as Steve Vai, Eric Johnson, Robben Ford, Keb Mo and Tommy Emmanuel to name a few. Joe has immersed…

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MORE GREAT ACTS ANNOUNCED FOR MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW 2019

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - May 30, 2019

The Australian Music Association is excited for the return of the Melbourne Guitar Show, set to rock Caulfield Racecourse on August 3 and 4, 2019 – and this year’s show is set to be colossal.  Proudly presented by Triple M, Australian Musician, PBS and media partners Noise11 and Beat/Mixdown, the…

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U2 ANNOUNCE AUS & NZ JOSHUA TREE TOUR 2019

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - May 30, 2019

Following the highly successful 2017 tour in celebration of the band’s seminal album, The Joshua Tree Tour, 2019 will see the band make a much anticipated return to New Zealand and Australia for the first time since the record-shattering U2 360° Tour in 2010, as well as the first Tokyo…

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COREY LEGGE

Posted in MGS Performer Profile    //    Post Date - May 30, 2019

Corey appears on Saturday August 3rd at 3.00pm on the Exclusively Acoustic Stage and will then join Nick Charles International Blues Day jam at 4.15pm on the Marsh Mezzanine Stage Corey Legge plays heartfelt folk-rock and alt-country, drawing influence from growing up in the small country town of Bega on…

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LIZ FRENCHAM

Posted in MGS Performer Profile    //    Post Date - May 30, 2019

Liz will appear in Nick Charles’ International Blues Day Jam on Saturday August 3rd at 4.15pm on the Marsh Mezzanine stage A warm, exuberant performer associated with multiple successful collaborations (FrenchamSmith, Jigzag & Dev’lish Mary) and a captivating soloist. She easily traverses genres from folk and bluegrass through to jazz…

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MINNIE MARKS

Posted in MGS Performer Profile    //    Post Date - May 30, 2019

Minnie appears on Saturday August 3rd at midday on the Marsh Mezzanine Stage then will join Nick Charles International Blues Day Jam at 4.15pm in the same room With an insane talent that’s out of control playing what she calls dirty sweet rock & roll this young singer/songwriter/guitarist/multi instrumentalist has…

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JEREMY BARNES

Posted in MGS Performer Profile    //    Post Date - May 30, 2019

Jeremy performs on Sunday August 4th at 1.15pm on the Marsh Whammy Bar stage Jeremy will also take part in a Meet the Players session on Saturday August 3rd at 11.30 am at Cafe Corner, ground floor Jeremy has had a profile on the world stage for some years now…

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CHRIS BIENIEK

Posted in MGS Performer Profile    //    Post Date - May 30, 2019

Chris has a diverse performance history spanning over 20 years on the Melbourne music scene. He is renowned for his virtuosity on the guitar and ability to play a wide variety of genres spanning Rock and Pop, right through to Jazz R&B and Funk. Chris has performed on stage with…

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ROBYN PAYNE’S ENGINE ROOM

Posted in MGS Performer Profile    //    Post Date - May 30, 2019

Robyn Payne’s Engine Room perform on Sunday August 4th at 11.00am at the Marsh Whammy Bar In the late 70’s Jeff Beck redefined instrumental rock stealing ideas from blues, funk and jazz rock, mixing unconventional modulations and frequent time changes inspiring a generation of guitarists. Engine Room is an exciting…

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PAUL CAREY & JULIAN SCHEFFER

Posted in MGS Performer Profile    //    Post Date - May 30, 2019

Paul and Julian appear on Saturday August 3rd at 11.00am on the Exclusively Acoustic stage The Journey so far… Paul and Julian play contemporary music specifically for the guitar and their music derives from their perspective as two Australian composers. Paul and Julian’s performance is full of light, heat, melancholy…

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