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ENTRIES OPEN FOR $60K MELBOURNE PRIZE FOR MUSIC 2019

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 24, 2019

Victoria’s vibrant music community will tune up for big rewards as entries open today for Australia’s most valuable and sought after music prizes – the Melbourne Prize for Music 2019 and Awards. Launched in 2004, the Melbourne Prize Trust was established to recognise and reward talent, excellence and inspire creative…

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HATCHIE DEBUT ALBUM OUT & HEADLINE TOUR ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 24, 2019

It is with great excitement that Ivy League Records release Hatchie’s exceptional debut album Keepsake into the world! Featuring singles ‘Without A Blush’, ‘Stay With Me’ and ‘Obsessed’, the stunning Keepsake sees Hatchie experiment with countless new textures, exploring everything from industrial to new wave to dance-pop, handling each with…

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GIBSON ANNOUNCES DAVE AMATO LES PAUL AXCESS STANDARD

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - June 21, 2019

Gibson Custom Shop proudly presents the new Dave Amato Les Paul Axcess Standard. Gibson Custom Shop instruments celebrate Gibson’s legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail. The Dave Amato Les Paul Axcess Standard is the ultimate mash-up of vintage Gibson aesthetics and modern player features and is available worldwide…

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OUT ON THE WEEKEND FIRST LINE-UP ANNOUNCEMENT

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 20, 2019

Love Police is delighted to announce the 6thannual OUT ON THE WEEKEND which will once again be held at SEAWORKS, WILLIAMSTOWN on SATURDAY OCTOBER 12. As usual Out On The Weekend offers some of the finest alt-country/Americana artists on the planet, including established names and emerging talents guaranteed to blow…

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PERIPHERY’S JAKE BOWEN IN MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW MASTERCLASS FOR IBANEZ

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - June 19, 2019

We are thrilled to announce that Jake Bowen, guitarist from cutting-edge American metal band Periphery will be joining us at the 2019 Melbourne Guitar Show to present a masterclass for Ibanez Australia on Saturday August 3rd. Hailing from New York, Ibanez Signature Artist Jake Bowen has been an integral cog…

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REPORT: STAR SHOW – A ROCK & CLASSICAL JOURNEY THROUGH THE UNIVERSE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 17, 2019

Australian Musician followers will know of classical and electric guitar virtuoso Matthew Fagan through the many interviews, video performances and advice clips he has done with us. Matthew’s current show is called Star Show – A Rock & Classical Journey Through The Universe, which played to a packed house at…

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WATCH: GIBSON CHATS WITH CLIFF BURTON’S (Metallica) DAD FOR USA FATHER’S DAY

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 16, 2019

Earlier this week, one of the most famous Rock’n’Roll Fathers Ray Burton, Father of the late Metallica bassist Cliff Burton, sat down with Gibson’s Mark Agnesi  to reminisce about Cliff Burton’s musical history and what it means to be the Dad of a child who shows interest in pursuing a…

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MACRON MUSIC TAKES OVER GH MUSIC

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - June 14, 2019

GH Music is excited to announce new ownership of the business. As of July 1, 2019, owners of Macron Music will take control of the GH Music store and website, to further grow Macron Music as an Australian leader in musical instrument sales. Located just outside Melbourne’s CBD, GH Music…

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FENDER ADDS KOA FLAME ASH TOP STRAT TO RARITIES SERIES

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - June 13, 2019

Fender Music Australia have announced the launch of the latest in their Rarities Series, the Koa Flame Ash Top Stratocaster.  It features a two-piece ash body with a flame koa top and a one-piece, quartersawn European maple neck. The custom Tim Shaw overwound 59 gold-foil single-coil pickups are warm and…

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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Posted in Articles, Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - June 12, 2019

The Melbourne Guitar Show will once again celebrate the Melbourne and Australian guitar community on August 3 & 4, 2019 at Caulfield Racecourse. Proudly presented by Triple M, Australian Musician, and 3PBS the lineup boasts an impressive haul of both local and international artists. In addition to world class performances…

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