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RANDOM: PAUL MCCARTNEY RIPS OFF BACH!

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 12, 2015

This is a small portion of an hour-long video from Rollins College, Florida of Paul McCartney being interviewed by US Poet Laureate, Senior Distinguished Fellow, Billy Collins in October 2014.

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MIDGE URE SOLO: REVIEW & VIDEO INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Blog, Interviews    //    Post Date - April 12, 2015

MIDGE URE SOLO: REVIEW & VIDEO INTERVIEW – Milano’s Brighton, Shoppingtown Hotel, Doncaster. Ultravox singer, Live Aid co-creator and solo artist in his own right, Midge Ure is currently in Australia on a solo acoustic tour. Armed with just an acoustic guitar and his voice, Midge has stripped back those…

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BILLY IDOL & STEVE STEVENS’ STRIPPED BACK ‘YELL’

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 9, 2015

Billy Idol performs a stripped back version of “Rebel Yell” live, loud & acoustic for the River in the Foundation Room at House of Blues Boston. Steve Stevens cuts the mustard on a Godin Multiac Steel Duet. Godin distributed in Australia by www.dynamicmusic.com.au

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SHELLEY SEGAL’S SIDELINED!

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 8, 2015

After attracting much praise for her 2014 album An Easy Escape, Melbourne’s multifaceted songstress Shelley Segal,  is back at it again with a gorgeous new single ‘Sidelined’ from her 4th studio release, a new EP titled ‘Strange Feeling’.  Armed with a fresh new look, but not detracting from her own…

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THE ROOTS CHECK OUT ROLAND’S AIRA GEAR

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - April 8, 2015

Known more now as the backing band for the Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, Philadelphia’s hip hop/neo soul band The Roots have been playing their funky brand of rhythms together for over two decades. Formed in 1987 by Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter and Ahmir “Questlove”, the band hasn’t delivered a…

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TOMMY EMMANUEL’S ‘BISKIE’ BUSINESS

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

Tommy Emmanuel is currently in Europe touring. A fan captured this great video of Tommy performing his song ‘Biskie’ in Oslo on March 26th, after it was requested by an audience member. “Can you play Biskie?” asked the audience member. “Yes, I wrote it,”came the quick reply and performance! Tommy…

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SNAREWAY TO HEAVEN! Tony Royster Jr. DRUM-OFF

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 2, 2015

The amazing Tony Royster Jr.’s headlining performance with special guests Alex Blake, Ralph Nader, and Harvey Harv at the Guitar Center’s 26th Annual Drum-Off Finals that took place on January 17th, 2015 at Club Nokia in Los Angeles

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SHEPPARD SET TO ROCK RIO

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 1, 2015

Rock in Rio has confirmed a spot at this year’s event for Brisbane hitmakers Sheppard. Playing for the first time in Brazil, the band will perform on the World Stage on the same night as Sam Smith and Rihanna – the only Australian band on this year’s line-up. The event…

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OUR MUSOS SAY VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IS #notON

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

Hundreds of Australian musicians have pledged their support for a national awareness campaign against violence against women. Using their unique platform to make the statement that violence against women is #notON, musicians will be wearing t-shirts supporting the awareness campaign on stages at shows across Australia throughout April with artists…

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WATCH/JEFF BECK CHATS ABOUT HIS GUITAR COLLECTION

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - March 31, 2015

We found this wonderful video online of Jeff Beck discussing his guitar collection. It comes off the bonus section of Jeff’s 2011 DVD Rock n Roll Party and shows the master guitarist chatting about some of his favourite guitars.

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