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INTRODUCING FENDER’S ALL NEW ‘BEGINNER’S HUB’

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 8, 2021

INTRODUCING FENDER’S ALL NEW ‘BEGINNER’S HUB’ – a comprehensive resource for aspiring and new players After millions of new players started their learning journey during the pandemic, there are more guitar players out there than ever before. As you know, guitar transcends genres and music spans all borders, demographics, and…

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 ZOOM B6 BASS MULTI-EFFECTS PROCESSOR

Posted in Blog, Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - October 7, 2021

ZOOM B6 – FOR BASS PLAYERS ONLY With four DI models and advanced multi-effects, the B6 gives you freedom to explore entirely new sounds. The new Zoom B6 is an integrated pedal board with 9 foot switches, a user-friendly 4.3-inch colour touch screen and an easy–to-use, app-based technology that allows you to work your way to new sounds via…

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WILDFLOWER 2022 – CELEBRATING WOMEN IN MUSIC 

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 7, 2021

Celebrating women in music and the return of the live scene, Empire Touring and TEG LIVE are elated to announce Wildflower for 2022, a music festival that will bring together some of Australia’s most prized female singer songwriters at some of the country’s most exquisite locations. Featuring Missy Higgins, Kate Miller-Heidke,…

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MUSIC VICTORIA REVEAL INDUSTRY AWARDS WINNERS AND HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES 

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 7, 2021

Hall Of Fame Inductee Kylie Minogue – image courtesy of Darenote Music Victoria is excited to present the winners of last night’s Industry Awards and unveil the 2021 Hall Of Fame inductees. The second ever live-streamed Industry Awards event was broadcast live on Channel 31 and the web last night to award…

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TOPMUSIC ANNOUNCES WORLD’S FIRST GLOBAL GUITAR TEACHER MEETUP

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 7, 2021

TopMusicCo, the world’s leading provider of online professional development, training and support for music teachers has just announced the launch of its TopMusicGuitar program to support guitar teachers globally. The launch will be kicking off with a massive online meetup of guitar teachers to be held on 18th October at…

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MOTOR ACE ANNOUNCE NATIONAL ‘FIVE STAR LAUNDRY 20TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR’ AND VINYL

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 6, 2021

After selling out the national tour that saw their return to the stage in 2018, beloved Aussie band Motor Ace are back to celebrate twenty years of Five Star Laundry – the landmark album that catapulted them on to the global music scene, today announcing a 20th Anniversary re-issue set for release November…

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JUDAS PRIEST’S RICHIE FAULKNER SUFFERS AORTIC ANEURYSM DURING US STAGE PERFORMANCE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 6, 2021

Legendary British heavy metal act Judas Priest have announced that they have postponed the remainder of their American tour so that guitarist Richie Faulkner could be treated for a heart condition. It’s been revealed that Richie suffered an aortic aneurysm while on stage at the Louder Than Life festival in…

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GUILD’S A-20 MARLEY GUITAR – A TRIBUTE TO THE REGGAE LEGEND

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - October 6, 2021

Based on Bob Marley’s at-home, songwriting guitar, the Guild A-20 Marley is a worthy tribute to the reggae legend. Many of Marley’s hits through the seventies were written on his Guild Madeira acoustic guitar. The A-20 Marley reintroduces Marley’s beloved dreadnought to the world along with a few modern appointments….

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FENDER AND LEXUS PARTNER IN FENDER® LEXUS LC STRATOCASTER®

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - October 6, 2021

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation’s (FMIC) ​​Fender Custom Shop (FCS) today announced the launch of a limited edition Fender® Lexus LC Stratocaster® guitar, the newest custom-built piece from Principal Master Builder, Ron Thorn. Chosen for their passion for bold design, intuitive technology, and Takumi craftsmanship, Fender’s, Fender’s alliance with Lexus brings…

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EVEN ANNOUNCE FIRST EVER DOUBLE LP

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 5, 2021

EVEN, Melbourne’s masters of pop’n’roll, have announced their new album Reverse Light Years – their first ever DOUBLE album – to be released October 29 on El Reno, on Double vinyl LP, Double CD and digitally.  Reverse Light Years is the long-extant band’s first new album proper since 2018’s Satin Returns, and is a record…

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