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OUR PETER GREEN TRIBUTE NOW ONLINE HERE. WIN A VOX AMP!

Posted in Artists, Blog, Special Features    //    Post Date - September 19, 2020

REMEMBERING PETER GREEN: Fans and Friends Tell their Stories has now premiered! Watch it below Australian Musician presents a special two and a half hour livestream tribute to guitar great and founding member of Fleetwood Mac, the enigmatic Peter Green, who sadly passed away in late July this year. Fittingly,…

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WIN A FAB ZILDJIAN MERCH PACK IN OUR ’20 SECONDS OF STICKS ON BITS’ COMPETITION

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - September 18, 2020

The fine people at Zildjian Australia have put together a fabulous prize pack consisting of T-shirts, sticks, lanyards, and all manner of merch. For a chance to win this Zildjian prize pack, send us a 20 second video of yourself creating beats on everyday items. You might create a fill…

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BOSS POCKET GT: The Future of Learning Guitar

Posted in Blog, Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - September 17, 2020

The Boss Pocket GT is a portable effects processor with integrated YouTube learning features. Jam along to your favourite YouTube videos using signature BOSS tones, assignable A/B markers and the ability to change sounds automatically during playing, making it easier and more productive than ever to play along with YouTube….

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WATCH: THOMAS BLUG (BLUGUITAR) INTERVIEW

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog, Gear, Interviews    //    Post Date - September 16, 2020

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips catches up with acclaimed international guitarist, gear innovator and creator of the BluGuitar Amp, Thomas Blug for a chat about his past, present and the future. Thomas Blug is an incredibly skillful guitarist who has enjoyed years of international acclaim. Thomas Blug’s arrangements and compositions feature…

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AUSTRALIAN MUSICIAN ANNOUNCES PETER GREEN TRIBUTE LIVESTREAM. WIN A VOX CAMBRIDGE 50 AMP

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - September 16, 2020

On Saturday September 19 at 1pm AEST, Australian Musician presents a special two and a half hour livestream tribute to guitar great and founding member of Fleetwood Mac, the enigmatic Peter Green, who sadly passed away in late July this year. Peter Green, was one of the world’s greatest blues…

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NICK JOHNSTON BECOMES LATEST ORANGE AMPS AMBASSADOR

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - September 15, 2020

Canadian guitarist and songwriter, Nick Johnston, has become Orange Amplification’s latest Ambassador. The critically acclaimed musician, known for his fantastic tone, is delighted to be continuing his exploration of new levels of melody, harmony and composition with an Orange Rockerverb 100 MKIII.

 Johnston is one of the hottest virtuoso guitar…

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DW LAUNCH SPACE CARBON SNARE DRUMS

Posted in Blog, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - September 15, 2020

Drum Workshop Inc. (DW) introduces the all-new Collector’s Series Space Carbon snares, an out of this world sonic alternative to wood and metal snares!

 The versatile properties of carbon fiber have given the composite material a legendary reputation among notable drummers across several musical genres. Its impressive strength-to-weight ratio combined…

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LEGENDARY BASSIST LELAND SKLAR TURNS TO SSL 2+ INTERFACE DURING LOCKDOWN

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - September 11, 2020

Legendary bassist Leland “Lee” Sklar has played as a session musician on tens of thousands of songs with some of the best-selling artists of the past 50 years and toured as a sideman with some of the biggest names in the business. In all those years, Sklar never once recorded…

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ALEX PERTOUT CELEBRATES HOSSAM RAMZY WITH AKHUYA

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - September 11, 2020

Acclaimed Australian percussionist Alex Pertout has released a new single today titled AKHUYA, a taste of his new album ‘DRUMMING’, which is due out in later in the year. The track AKHUYA features a percussion duet between Alex on congas and the great Egyptian percussionist HOSSAM RAMZY on tabla (you…

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IT’S RUOK? DAY. A CONVERSATION COULD CHANGE A LIFE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - September 10, 2020

Today is annual RUOK? day, a day in which we are all encouraged to check in on friends, family and co-workers to ask if they are indeed ok! This year more than any, people need the comfort of knowing that they are supported, heard and have someone that cares about…

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