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SIX QUIX WITH THE MEAN TIMES

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - March 5, 2019

  The Mean Times have just released a new single, ‘Be Still My Bleeding Heart’ ahead of their EP launch gigs. Vocalist/guitarist Tom Morgan took some time out from rehearsals to go Six Quix with us. The Mean Times create infectious, high-energy rock and roll with a let-loose-and-party attitude. Their…

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PHIL MANNING CHAIN INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 27, 2019

Ahead of Chain’s performance at the Yarraville Club on March 9, 2019 Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips spoke to Chain’s legendary guitarist Phil Manning about the history of the band and the gear he has used throughout his career. The originators of Oz-Blues, CHAIN will return to The Yarraville Club on…

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ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO: AUSTRALIAN TOUR INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 21, 2019

DRW Entertainment is proud to present, for the first time in Australia & New Zealand, much loved Mexican-American singer-songwriter Alejandro Escovedo. Alejandro will perform at the Port Fairy Folk Festival and at side shows on the East Coast in March 2019. Recipient of the Americana Music Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award,…

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SIX QUIX WITH RACH BRENNAN & THE PINES

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 21, 2019

Rach and Liam from Rach Brennan & The Pines take some time out from a busy schedule to go Six Quix with us Rach Brennan & The Pines are back with their 4th single from their upcoming debut album, Here’s To Better Times & Seeing Better Places. And so far…

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THE PRODUCTION COMPANY LAUNCHES BOWIE’S LAZARUS MUSICAL

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 19, 2019

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips attended the launch of The Production Company’s 2019 season at the Raheen mansion in Kew. The new season features 3 productions including the David Bowie music theatre work Lazarus. In our video coverage, Greg catches up with Lazarus Australian production Director Michael Kantor, actor iOTA, and…

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NAMM Show 2019: NED STEINBERGER (NS DESIGN) INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Gear, Interviews, Other Fretted    //    Post Date - February 16, 2019

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips chats with legendary instrument maker Ned Steinberger at Winter NAMM 2019. Founded in 1990 by famed instrument designer Ned Steinberger, the genius behind the legendary Steinberger headless guitar design and the TransTrem™ System, NS Design has seen the visionary luthier and designer apply his revolutionary techniques to…

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METHYL ETHEL: ‘TRIAGE’ ALBUM INTERVIEW

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

Most folks caught onto Methyl Ethel’s infectious brand of electro-pop with 2017’s hit Ubu from the band’s second album Everything Is Forgotten, with it’s earworm chorus of “Why’d you have to go and cut your hair’. Recently Methyl Ethel fans have been thrilled to discover that already released singles from…

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NAMM SHOW 2019: WILLIE ‘BAM BAM’ PARKER INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 11, 2019

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips had the pleasure of chatting with drummer extraordinaire Willie ‘Bam Bam’ Parker at NAMM 2019. Willie Bam Bam Parker’s mother has said that at birth, her son came out swinging and she knew even then that he was going to be a drummer. At age 3…

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NAMM SHOW 2019: ADRIANA BALIC (P!NK KEYBOARDS) INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 6, 2019

When we caught up with P!nk’s keyboard player/guitarist Adriana Balic at Soundcheck in Melbourne last year on the Beautiful Trauma tour, it just didn’t seem to be enough time to get to know her. Luckily Adriana agreed to a longer interview at NAMM Show 2019. Adriana Balic is a vocalist,…

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EXCLUSIVE MICHAEL NESMITH INTERVIEW: 2019 AUSTRALIAN MONKEES TOUR

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 5, 2019

Ahead of the highly anticipated “The Monkees Present: The Mike & Micky Show” (Featuring Mike Nesmith and Micky Dolenz) tour of Australia and New Zealand in June, Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips sat down with Mike Nesmith at The Troubadour in LA in an exclusive in-depth interview. Mike spoke about his…

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