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MUSIC STORE XMAS GIFT IDEAS

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 7, 2021

From time to time we do a round of the grounds to see what music retailers across the country are up to. With less than 3 weeks until Christmas, if you’re still struggling to think of the perfect gift for your special someone … then really, you can’t go wrong…

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AUS ROCKERS AC/DC TRIBUTE THIS FRIDAY TO FUNDRAISE FOR DEMENTIA

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 7, 2021

Some of Melbourne’s finest local artists are gathering this Friday, December 10 at Hotel Westwood, Footscray to pay tribute to the immortal AC/DC and raise funds for Dementia Australia. This special live event will see an all star band performing two sets of live classics and rarities, including tracks  in…

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SLASH FT. MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS UNVEIL NEW SONG, FILL MY WORLD  PRE-ORDER ALBUM FOR CHANCE TO WIN SLASH SIGNATURE EPIPHONE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 6, 2021

Slash Ft. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators have unveiled the new song Fill My World, off their forthcoming album titled 4 out on February 11, 2022, on Gibson Records, in partnership with Sony Music Australia. The new song follows the release of first single The River Is Rising, now the fastest rising…

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OCEAN ALLEY FEATURE IN FENDER ARTIST CHECK-IN VIDEO

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 6, 2021

Following Ocean Alley’s expanded 2022 national tour announcement, the band has released a video with Fender showcasing the new Player Plus Nashville Telecaster®, Stratocaster® & Active Precision Bass®. Set against the stunning Byron Bay Hinterlands backdrop, and infused with their classic sun-drenched sound and infectious groove, the beloved Australian Rock…

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COOL THINGS HAPPENING AT BRISBANE’S ZOO

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 3, 2021

After such a shitty couple of years, it’s so great to hear some positive news stories coming from some of our fave Australian music venues. Take Brisbane’s THE ZOO as a case in point. Rather than go backwards and dwell in the pandemic past, The Zoo is thrilled to announce…

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TOM LORD-ALGE REVISITS HIS ROOTS WITH NEW SSL ORIGIN CONSOLE

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - December 2, 2021

Back at the NAMM Show in 2019, renowned mix engineer Tom Lord-Alge (Steve Winwood, Santana, Rolling Stones, U2, P!nk) was asked by Solid State Logic to do a demonstration of its new analog recording console, ORIGIN. As he assimilated the design philosophy of the new console, Lord-Alge reached back to…

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CROWDED HOUSE ANNOUNCE AUSTRALIAN TOUR WITH FINAL DATE AT BLUESFEST 2022

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 2, 2021

CROWDED HOUSE who, last week, picked up the 2021 ARIA Award in the Best Adult Contemporary Album category for their latest album, ‘Dreamers Are Waiting’, have announced dates for their first Australian Tour in 12 years. The tour visits Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, and Centennial Vineyards, Bowral, but the final…

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FULL ROBBEN FORD AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED  

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 2, 2021

Further to our news that he’ll be playing Blues on Broadbeach next year, full tour dates have now been announced for renowned American artist Robben Ford, who is returning to Australia in May 2022 for headline appearances at not only Blues on Broadbeach, but also a run of not-to-be-missed exclusive…

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ORANGE AMPLIFICATION LAUNCHES $20,000 #wishgranted GEAR GIVEAWAY

Posted in Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - December 2, 2021

Once again Orange Amplification is launching their annual global #wishgranted giveaway. Over the years this promotion has become a seasonal favourite for guitarists and bassists all over the world and is one of the ways Orange gives back and shows their appreciation to its customers. With over $20,000 of prizes…

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STEVE HACKETT – GENESIS REVISITED TOUR 2022

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - November 30, 2021

Steve Hackett, as the powerhouse guitarist for Genesis, Rock n’ Roll Hall of Famers and one of the most important progressive rock bands ever, has been a guiding influence for musicians and guitarists for over 40 years. Following the one/two punch of “Nursery Cryme” & “Foxtrot”, both driven by the…

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