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MGS 2019: JAMES NORBERT IVANYI INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - July 14, 2019

Multi-instrumentalist, teacher, producer and performer James Norbert Ivanyi plays an epic brand pf progressive rock, blending classic 60s and 70s rock sounds with modern day tech-metal and many genres in between. James Norbert Ivanyi … even his name is steeped in grandeur! James has released four acclaimed recordings including Denalavis,…

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INTRODUCING DENNIS JONES: LA BLUES YOU CAN ROCK TO

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - July 10, 2019

LA-based singer, songwriter and guitar slinger, Dennis Jones is heading to Australia for a few select dates including a prime spot at the Melbourne Guitar Show. Ahead of his Australian trip, Dennis spoke with Australian Musician editor Greg Phillips Dennis Jones is the epitome of cool. Laid back and smooth…

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SIX QUIX WITH SUPAHONEY

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - July 3, 2019

Formed in mid-2015, SUPAHONEY is a four-piece alternative rock group who have hit the scene with their weighty guitar riffs and this-could-explode-any-minute-now drums. With the accelerated energy of punk combined with new wave intricacies, they’ve carved quiet moments so precious you wouldn’t dare interrupt with the sound of your own…

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MGS 2019: SIMON HOSFORD ON PLAYING VAN HALEN 1 LIVE!

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - July 2, 2019

It’s the album which introduced us to Eddie Van Halen’s stunning finger-tapping guitar gymnastics. The same album which gave us Diamond David Lee Roth, one of rock’s greatest frontmen. It was Van Halen’s debut album, featuring so many great songs and so many classic guitar riffs. It was released back…

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AARON SCHEMBRI LAUNCHES ALBUM WITH AUSSIE LEGENDS

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - July 2, 2019

How did 25 year old singer, songwriter, guitarist Aaron Schembri convince some of Australia’s most legendary artists to not only sing and play on his debut album ‘City Lights’ but also perform at the upcoming launch gig in September? Australian Musician editor Greg Phillips phoned him up and asked that…

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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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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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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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SIX QUIX WITH JESS SPAHR

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - June 14, 2019

Jess Spahr isn’t your run of the mill musician. Jess picked up the violin at the age of 6, going on  to train as a classical pianist. Young Jess started winning eisteddfods all around Sydney, receiving countless awards and high fives along the way. Fast forward to 2018 and Jess…

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