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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW: DAY 2

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 9, 2015

MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW DAY 2 REPORT by Greg Phillips After such an amazing first day at the Australian Musician presented, Melbourne Guitar Show, you’d be forgiven for thinking that day two might be a bit of a let down. It wasn’t to be. The guitar show simply picked up where…

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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW: DAY 1

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - August 8, 2015

The Melbourne Guitar Show, presented by Australian Musician, rocked back into action today after a long hiatus and punters, exhibitors and artists alike were thrilled that it did. The crowd began lining up before the gates had opened and the steady stream of attendees into the Caulfield Racecourse grandstand seemed…

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THE WAIFS NEW ALBUM & EAST COAST DATES ADDED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 6, 2015

One of Australia’s most loved touring bands, The Waifs return in 2015 with their seventh LP, Beautiful You. To celebrate they will be touring nationally, starting in their home state of Western Australia and now east coast dates have been announced.  With more than two decades of solid international touring…

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FALLS 2015 & SOUTHBOUND 2016 LINE-UPS

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 4, 2015

THE FALLS MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL 2015 & SOUTHBOUND 2016 LINE-UPS Tried, tested and perfected over the past two dozen years, The Falls Festival proudly delivers all your number ones: rolling green amphitheatres, multiple stages, stunning locations, bountiful nature, free camping, sustainable and environmental processes, curated foodies, interactive arts and…

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DEAN RAY’S GUITARS STOLEN

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 4, 2015

Melbourne-based singer Dean Ray, who was discovered on the X-Factor and has gone on to develop a successful recording and touring career, has recently been the victim of theft. Stolen from Dean’s house were his much loved guitars, including a rare cherry red J-180 acoustic, a ’79 Fender Strat, a…

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BAKEHOUSE PROJECT BOOK LAUNCH

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - July 31, 2015

Melbourne’s music and art worlds collided last night at the launch of The Bakehouse Project, a fascinating art book celebrating a year in the life of Bakehouse Studios. On the heels of their Sidney Myer Performing Arts Award— the Facilitators Prize for their contributions to the Australian music industry and…

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BOSE F1 OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - July 30, 2015

The Bose F1 Model 812 and F1 subwoofer Launch Event for Australia and New Zealand was held recently at the Stables Room at Royal Randwick Racecourse in Sydney. There were three sessions across the day and evening for guests who had flown in to listen to the ground breaking F1…

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REVIEW: BLUR – ROD LAVER ARENA, MELBOURNE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - July 29, 2015

BLUR, Rod Laver Arena Tuesday 28 July, 2015 For Blur, a band which provided the soundtrack to the lives of so many, there was always a danger that an Australian tour almost two decades since the last might tarnish some treasured memories. At Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena, Damon Albarn and…

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BEYONCE’S ‘LT’ GOES ON & ON!

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - July 23, 2015

Back in October 2013, Australian Musician met up with Beyonce’s vibrant bass player Lauren Taneil, who gave us an exclusive backstage view of Beyonce’s Mrs Carter Show. In our interview, Lauren or ‘LT’ as everyone calls her, told us about the band she formed with her two sisters called The…

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SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS TV ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - July 17, 2015

Miss out on Splendour tickets? Not to worry, Telstra are partnering with Splendour to create Splendour In The Grass TV!  Catch blur, Royal Blood, Of Monsters and Men, Peking Duk and more on Splendour In The Grass TV. Telecast begins Sunday at 5pm and Mark Ronson and Tkay Maidza have…

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