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MGS 2019: SARAH MCLEOD Part 1 – Guitars

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - June 24, 2019

Sarah McLeod, the singer and guitarist with the ARIA Award winning, platinum-selling rockers The Superjesus, has since gone on to establish an acclaimed solo career. Her latest album Rocky’s Diner, written and demoed in a secluded Brooklyn apartment in New York showcases her maturity as a songwriter, and her gift…

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ENTRIES OPEN FOR $60K MELBOURNE PRIZE FOR MUSIC 2019

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 24, 2019

Victoria’s vibrant music community will tune up for big rewards as entries open today for Australia’s most valuable and sought after music prizes – the Melbourne Prize for Music 2019 and Awards. Launched in 2004, the Melbourne Prize Trust was established to recognise and reward talent, excellence and inspire creative…

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ASH GRUNWALD ANNOUNCES SIGNATURE PRATLEY GUITAR, NEW ALBUM, BOOK & NATIONAL TOUR

Posted in Artists, Electric Guitars, Gear, Interviews, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - June 24, 2019

Acclaimed Australian roots music singer, songwriter, guitarist and performer Ash Grunwald has been out of the spotlight for the last five years. For three of those years he was soaking up a tropical lifestyle living in Bali before returning to Australia. Yet rather than merely kicking back and chilling out,…

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HATCHIE DEBUT ALBUM OUT & HEADLINE TOUR ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 24, 2019

It is with great excitement that Ivy League Records release Hatchie’s exceptional debut album Keepsake into the world! Featuring singles ‘Without A Blush’, ‘Stay With Me’ and ‘Obsessed’, the stunning Keepsake sees Hatchie experiment with countless new textures, exploring everything from industrial to new wave to dance-pop, handling each with…

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GIBSON ANNOUNCES DAVE AMATO LES PAUL AXCESS STANDARD

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - June 21, 2019

Gibson Custom Shop proudly presents the new Dave Amato Les Paul Axcess Standard. Gibson Custom Shop instruments celebrate Gibson’s legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail. The Dave Amato Les Paul Axcess Standard is the ultimate mash-up of vintage Gibson aesthetics and modern player features and is available worldwide…

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OUT ON THE WEEKEND FIRST LINE-UP ANNOUNCEMENT

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 20, 2019

Love Police is delighted to announce the 6thannual OUT ON THE WEEKEND which will once again be held at SEAWORKS, WILLIAMSTOWN on SATURDAY OCTOBER 12. As usual Out On The Weekend offers some of the finest alt-country/Americana artists on the planet, including established names and emerging talents guaranteed to blow…

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JAKE BOWEN (PERIPHERY)

Posted in MGS Performer Profile    //    Post Date - June 19, 2019

PERIPHERY’S JAKE BOWEN IN MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW MASTERCLASS FOR IBANEZ We are thrilled to announce that Jake Bowen, guitarist from cutting-edge American metal band Periphery will be joining us at the 2019 Melbourne Guitar Show to present a masterclass for Ibanez Australia on Saturday August 3rd. Hailing from New York,…

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PERIPHERY’S JAKE BOWEN IN MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW MASTERCLASS FOR IBANEZ

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - June 19, 2019

We are thrilled to announce that Jake Bowen, guitarist from cutting-edge American metal band Periphery will be joining us at the 2019 Melbourne Guitar Show to present a masterclass for Ibanez Australia on Saturday August 3rd. Hailing from New York, Ibanez Signature Artist Jake Bowen has been an integral cog…

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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW SPOTLIGHT: RUBEN GUITARS

Posted in Artists, Melbourne guitar Show News, Special Features    //    Post Date - June 18, 2019

Ruben Guitars is a regular exhibitor at the Melbourne Guitar Show and will be there again in 2019 showcasing their beautiful instruments. We sat down with head designer Tiri Pestrivas at their facility in Ferntree Gully to talk about Ruben Guitars ahead of the guitar show. Ruben Becker is the…

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REPORT: STAR SHOW – A ROCK & CLASSICAL JOURNEY THROUGH THE UNIVERSE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 17, 2019

Australian Musician followers will know of classical and electric guitar virtuoso Matthew Fagan through the many interviews, video performances and advice clips he has done with us. Matthew’s current show is called Star Show – A Rock & Classical Journey Through The Universe, which played to a packed house at…

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