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INDIE-CON ADELAIDE PROGRAM REVEALED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 28, 2019

Indie-Con PROGRAM REVEALED Australia 25 and 26 of July 2019 Lot Fourteen, Adelaide SA Indie-Con, Australia’s leading independent music industry conference is back in Adelaide this July. Empowering attendees with insights and knowledge, this year’s program will explore Insights into China, Sync, Streaming, Smart Marketing, The Future of the Label, Artists as Entrepreneurs,…

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SIX QUIX WITH PISS FACTORY

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - June 28, 2019

As part of Yarra City Council’s Leaps and Bounds Festival, Melbourne DIY punk trio Piss Factory are launching their new four-track EP “Simplify” on July 5 at The Burrow. Join them for an intimate night of underground punk and gothic electro vibes with support from V, Cystic Nightmare, and Burger…

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FENDER LAUNCHES VINTERA SERIES: VINTAGE-ERA STYLE & TONE

Posted in Bass, Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - June 26, 2019

Today Fender announced the launch of the Vintera Series, a line of vintage-inspired electric guitar and bass models that embody a period-specific vibe, including: the Stratocaster®, Telecaster®, Jaguar®, Mustang®, Jazzmaster®, Jazz Bass®, Precision Bass® and Mustang Bass. Each model delivers the authentic look and feel of its era, as well…

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LOCAL SXSW MEET & GREETS FOR JULY

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 25, 2019

With applications for the Texan SXSW Music Festival artist showcasing and Panel Picker speaker/panel submissions opening July 1 for SXSW Conference & Festivals (Interactive, Music & Film March 13-22 2020), the local SXSW folks are holding a series of free SXSW Meet ‘n’ Greet gatherings in: Melbourne (July 15)  The…

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MGS 2019: SARAH MCLEOD PART 2 – SOLO, SUPERJESUS, PARLOUR GIGS & MORE

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - June 25, 2019

Sarah McLeod, singer, songwriter 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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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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