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GODIN REVEALS SESSION HT SOLID BODY GUITAR

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - October 17, 2019

Godin has released its latest solid body guitar, the Session HT. Versatility and great tone are qualities that any guitarist looks for in a solid-body guitar, not to mention show-stopping looks. Throw in quality components, and then have it built in North America at an incredible price, and you get…

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WATCH: GRETSCH BRIAN SETZER SIGNATURE LINEUP 2019

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - October 17, 2019

Released at Summer NAMM, Gretsch is thrilled to be a part of Stray Cats’ Brian Setzer’s lasting legacy with new additions to the Professional Collection Hollow Body Brian Setzer lineup. They’re equipped with Bigsby tailpieces and T.V. Jones pickups. Mike Morgan of Gretsch Australia takes us through the new lineup…

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REVIEW: ACCIDENTALLY LIKE A MARTYR – HENRY WAGONS

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

Review: Greg Phillips Photos: Jason Rosewarne “Are there any Warren Zevon fans in the audience?” Henry Wagons enthusiastically asks his first night crowd as he kicks into one of the acclaimed singer, songwriter’s most celebrated songs, ‘Lawyers Guns and Money’. “We’re gunna have fun tonight,” he tells us and the…

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LENNY KRAVITZ, JIMMIE VAUGHAN, ANI DIFRANCO & MORE ADDED TO BLUESFEST 2020

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 15, 2019

The wait is over! Following a great first announcement including Dave Matthews Band, Crowded House, Patti Smith and her band and so many more, Bluesfest can now reveal more incredible artists to join the lineup for the 31st chapter of Bluesfest Byron Bay this Easter. Bluesfest 2020 is being held…

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MAVIS STAPLES, ICEHOUSE, 10CC & MORE FOR ZOO TWILIGHTS

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 15, 2019

Melbourne Zoo today unveils its full Zoo Twilights 2020 lineup, with the iconic outdoor concert series once again set to showcase a diverse mix of top local and international acts in the breathtaking open-air surrounds. Melbourne’s must-see summer music event will run each weekend, from 24 January to 7 March,…

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EASTMAN GUITARS ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH BOURGEOIS GUITARS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear, Other Fretted    //    Post Date - October 11, 2019

The fine people at Eastman Guitars are thrilled to announce that they have entered into a strategic partnership with Bourgeois Guitars, world-renowned manufacturer of high-end, boutique acoustic guitars. Bourgeois Guitars owner Dana Bourgeois says that the company has been looking for the right opportunity to come along for some time….

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GLORIA GAYNOR, SUZI QUATRO, LZZY HALE & MORE TO BE HONOURED AT SHE ROCKS AWARDS 2020

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 11, 2019

The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN), recently announced a stellar array of honourees for the 2020 She Rocks Awards. Paying tribute to women in the music industry, the eighth annual She Rocks Awards will take place at 7:30p.m. on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, at the House of Blues Anaheim,…

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WINNERS OF THE 2019 AUSTRALIAN WOMEN IN MUSIC AWARDS  

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 11, 2019

Photos by Cheryl Gray JOY McKEAN, CHRISTINE ANU, MOJO JUJU, ALICE SKYE, CAROLINE ALMONTE, ANGE McCORMACK and KATIE NOONAN are among the winners of the 2019 AUSTRALIAN WOMEN IN MUSIC AWARDS, which were presented October 9th at Brisbane Powerhouse In only its second year, AWMA has become a beacon of…

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NEW OCTOBER ERNIE BALL FAMILY RESERVE MODELS ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - October 9, 2019

The October releases in the Ernie Ball Family Reserve premium collection have been revealed today. The Family Reserve collection is the company’s stunning high-end series of guitars with models being released each month. This month’s offering features the Majesty in Dargie Green 3, the JP15 7-string in Blood Orange Burst,…

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AUDITION DATES ANNOUNCED FOR VIC OPERA’S ‘TOMMY’

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - October 9, 2019

Victorian Opera is calling all rockers ahead of auditions for its 2020 production The Who’s Tommy.  Based on The Who’s legendary 1969 concept album Tommy, which sold over 20 million copies, the five-time Tony Award-winning musical is set to supercharge Melbourne’s Palais Theatre from 14 – 21 August, 2020. Auditions…

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