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MARTY FRIEDMAN: AUSTRALIAN TOUR INTERVIEW

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

Legendary guitar virtuoso MARTY FRIEDMAN will be returning to Australia, for the first time with his full “Super Band” in December. With a career spanning over thirty years with some of the world’s biggest heavy metal acts including Megadeth, on top of a stellar solo career, Marty Friedman is a…

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THERE’S A NEW BAND VAN OPTION IN TOWN

Posted in Artists, Special Features    //    Post Date - November 27, 2019

You’ve put in many years of hard work and you’re starting to get some regular gigs (or maybe even a tour!) coming in. Now for your next challenge: how do you transport all your band members and their gear to all the gigs filling up your calendar? The obvious answer…

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IN-STORE with BEN WICKS at GH MUSIC, Flemington

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

Bass journeyman and entrepreneur Ben Wicks has shared the stage with an array of local and international artists in a career spanning two decades. Initially inspired by the bass licks of Joseph Lucky Scott on Curtis Mayfield’s Superfly soundtrack, Ben dove deeper into the world of bass and discovered the…

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MY HOME STUDIO: MUNRO MELANO

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - November 25, 2019

From self-doubt to self-acceptance; Munro Melano’s self-titled debut album is a personal journey about the emotional impact of significant life changes
. It’s out now. Munro also took some time to take us through his home studio set up After years of balancing a day-job as a social worker, a weekend…

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MARTIN BARRE: AUSTRALIAN SOLO TOUR INTERVIEW

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

Legendary Jethro Tull guitarist Martin Barre been cited as a major influence on some of the world’s greatest players including Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Eric Johnson and Joe Bonamassa and his guitar solo on the classic Tull track “Aqualung” has been celebrated as one of the top 25 guitar solos…

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SIX QUIX WITH DIP ROAD DOGS

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - November 17, 2019

From a dusty dirt track deep in the Mallee come the Dip Road Dogs, who have  announced their dreamy, driving new single Labour Day, a thoughtful, heavy track, in the vein of Tame Impala and The Flaming Lips, out now. While Dip Road Dogs’ Jack Pay was chillin’ by the…

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GRAEME CONNORS TALKS SONGS AND GUITARS

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

In a career spanning five decades as a respected singer, songwriter and performer, Graeme Connors has become a part of the fabric of the Australian country music scene. From his own acclaimed albums such as North, The Road Less Travelled, Kindred Spirit and so many more, to his songs recorded…

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SIX QUIX WITH BOBBY MAGUIRE

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - November 14, 2019

Queensland-based singer songwriter Bobby Maguire has announced his new single Moving to the City, a sweet song written to inspire self-confidence in the young artist before a big life change, out now. Bobby took some time out from writing awesome songs to answer Six Quix for us. The song is…

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SIX QUIX WITH REILLY STAPLETON

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

Melbourne-based singer songwriter Reilly Stapleton has released an enthralling new single Impulse, an unsettling, eclectic rock ballad about the fine line between our morals and our devilish impulses. To celebrate the single, Reilly ponders Six Quix for us The intriguingly dark song is accompanied by a brilliant, slasher-style clip, directed…

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SIX QUIX WITH MR. BIG STUFF

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - November 11, 2019

Exciting newcomer Mr Big Stuff has announced his brilliant, hooky debut single I Need Space, featuring synthpop auteurs Strange Talk, out now. Mr Big Stuff, otherwise known as Gregory Truman, has also announced a quirky and fun video clip to accompany the track, created in collaboration with Lionel Towers (Gypsy…

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