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WATCH: KENNY WAYNE SHEPHERD FENDER SIGNATURE STRATOCASTER INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 17, 2020

Along with a swag of new releases announced at their virtual dealer conference last week, Fender have now released the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Signature Stratocaster. Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips caught up with Kenny to chat about his new signature guitar. Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s fiery leads, meaty rhythms, and hard-driving songs…

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WATCH: BRENT MASON FENDER SIGNATURE TELECASTER INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 11, 2020

Australian Musician editor Greg Phillips recently had the opportunity to chat with legendary American session musician Brent Mason via Skype about his new Fender Stories Collection Signature Telecaster. Note: The guitar Brent is holding in the interview is not the stories collection Tele but the custom shop model, a limited-edition…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: BENNY CLARK (BAKER BOY, DALLAS WOODS DRUMMER)

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 10, 2020

Benny Clark is a proud Gunai/Djab Wurrung man from Melbourne (Narrm) Australia. Among his many credits, the Pearl drums & Zildjian cymbals endorsee plays drums for Baker Boy, Dallas Woods and Crowned Kings. Benny also has a solo project and a great new single out titled ‘Oblivious’. Australian Musician’s Greg…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: GWYN ASHTON & CHRIS FINNEN

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 7, 2020

We caught up with South Australian music identities Gwyn Ashton and Chris Finnen to see what they’ve been up to in isolation and it seems to be a lot! Together they have recorded a new track titled ‘In Isolation’ which will be available very soon. Their 2nd album is well…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: ADAM MILLER ‘UNIFY’ ALBUM INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 6, 2020

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips catches up with acclaimed Australian guitarist Adam Miller to chat about his fabulous new album Unify, which is out now. Recorded in Los Angeles in December of 2019, Unify features prominent LA musicians with bassist Joel Gottschalk and drummer Justin Glasco. Composed entirely by Miller, these songs are born from the adventure of…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: NATHAN CAVALERI ON HIS ‘DEMONS’ ALBUM

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 5, 2020

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips chats with Nathan Cavaleri, who is back with his first solo album, Demons (out August 6) since being signed to Michael Jackson’s label at age twelve. Picking up a guitar and learning enough basic skills from his Dad to play along with his favourite blues albums…

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MUSICIANS IN ISOLATION: HAMISH ANDERSON

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - August 5, 2020

  Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips caught up with LA-based Australian guitarist, singer, songwriter Hamish Anderson while stranded back at home in Melbourne to chat about life in isolation, his album Out Of My Head and his gear. Hamish Anderson: A student of the three Kings (Albert, BB and Freddie), Peter…

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WATCH: PAUL KELLY & PAUL GRABOWSKY ‘PLEASE LEAVE YOUR LIGHT ON’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - July 30, 2020

Paul Kelly and Paul Grabowsky today (July 31) release their collaborative album ‘Please Leave Your Light On’, which sees Kelly performing selections of his catalogue with new interpretations by Grabowsky on piano. Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips caught up with them both to discuss the making of the album https://www.paulkellystore.com.au/ PAUL…

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CUB SPORT: ‘LIKE NIRVANA’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - July 27, 2020

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips caught up with Cub Sport’s Tim Nelson and Dan Puusaari to talk about the creation of their new album ‘Like Nirvana” Brisbane’s indie popsters Cub Sport have just released their much anticipated new record ‘Like Nirvana’, an album full of carefully constructed, intelligent, atmospheric pop tunes,…

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Pearl Essentials: Dan Kerby (Bliss N Eso) for Pearl Drums Australia

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - July 23, 2020

Pearl Drums Australia has launched their new video series – ‘Pearl Essentials’. The concept of this is quite simple, each episode features a Pearl Artist discussing a particular Pearl item and why they love it – their Pearl Essential! In episode one they present Dan Kerby (Bliss N Eso and…

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