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MARTIN CILIA : THE ‘SHADOWMAN’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 15, 2019

Martin Cilia is Australia’s self-proclaimed premier surf rock guitarist and he certainly has the credentials to back the claim up. Growing up in Essex in the UK, Martin was exposed to the instrumental guitar licks of Hank Marvin and The Shadows at a very early age through his father’s reel…

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EXCLUSIVE: FENDER CEO PROMISES RETURN OF THE BROADCASTER & MORE!

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - October 14, 2019

From humble beginnings in Whitburn, a small town wedged between two of Scotland’s biggest cities Glasgow and Edinburgh,  where he played in punk bands as a teen, Andy Mooney eventually crossed the Atlantic to make a name for himself in the business world in America, achieving great success, firstly at…

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SIX QUIX WITH KING COYOTE

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - October 13, 2019

Australian rockers King Coyote have recently announced their killer new single Coca Cola, an energetic romp inspired by chasing true love, out now Coca Cola is the first taste of the upcoming King Coyote EP Wild, a fine example of old school rock n roll, set for release on November…

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SIX QUIX WITH PARKER

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - October 13, 2019

Gifted visual artist, songwriter and musician PARKER has released a new single Can’t Keep Waiting, a once-in-a-lifetime song, one that soundtracks a grand leap into the unknown and away from everything comfortable and safe. PARKER has also announced a cinematic video clip to accompany the track, made in collaboration with…

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EASTMAN GUITARS ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH BOURGEOIS GUITARS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear, Other Fretted    //    Post Date - October 11, 2019

The fine people at Eastman Guitars are thrilled to announce that they have entered into a strategic partnership with Bourgeois Guitars, world-renowned manufacturer of high-end, boutique acoustic guitars. Bourgeois Guitars owner Dana Bourgeois says that the company has been looking for the right opportunity to come along for some time….

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GLORIA GAYNOR, SUZI QUATRO, LZZY HALE & MORE TO BE HONOURED AT SHE ROCKS AWARDS 2020

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 11, 2019

The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN), recently announced a stellar array of honourees for the 2020 She Rocks Awards. Paying tribute to women in the music industry, the eighth annual She Rocks Awards will take place at 7:30p.m. on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, at the House of Blues Anaheim,…

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WINNERS OF THE 2019 AUSTRALIAN WOMEN IN MUSIC AWARDS  

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 11, 2019

Photos by Cheryl Gray JOY McKEAN, CHRISTINE ANU, MOJO JUJU, ALICE SKYE, CAROLINE ALMONTE, ANGE McCORMACK and KATIE NOONAN are among the winners of the 2019 AUSTRALIAN WOMEN IN MUSIC AWARDS, which were presented October 9th at Brisbane Powerhouse In only its second year, AWMA has become a beacon of…

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NEW OCTOBER ERNIE BALL FAMILY RESERVE MODELS ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - October 9, 2019

The October releases in the Ernie Ball Family Reserve premium collection have been revealed today. The Family Reserve collection is the company’s stunning high-end series of guitars with models being released each month. This month’s offering features the Majesty in Dargie Green 3, the JP15 7-string in Blood Orange Burst,…

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AUDITION DATES ANNOUNCED FOR VIC OPERA’S ‘TOMMY’

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 9, 2019

Victorian Opera is calling all rockers ahead of auditions for its 2020 production The Who’s Tommy.  Based on The Who’s legendary 1969 concept album Tommy, which sold over 20 million copies, the five-time Tony Award-winning musical is set to supercharge Melbourne’s Palais Theatre from 14 – 21 August, 2020. Auditions…

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COLD CHISEL’S FIRST EVER OUTDOOR SUMMER TOUR

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 9, 2019

There’s nothing more Australian than hot sun, warm waves and Cold Chisel. The band’s classic songs like Khe Sanh, Flame Trees, Bow River, My Baby, Cheap Wine, Saturday Night and You Got Nothing I Want have become the soundtrack to our summers.  Since their legendary Last Stand way back in…

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