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LUKE STEELE SOLO ALBUM AMONG MANY FRIDAY THE 13TH GOOD NEWS STORIES

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - May 13, 2022

Despite being Friday the 13th, it’s actually been quite a good news day with some significant album releases occurring. First up there’s the brilliant new self-produced debut solo album from the Sleepy Jackson and Empire of the Sun’s frontman Luke Steele, Listen To The Water, which was released today. From…

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49 AUSTRALIAN SONGS HONOURED IN INTERNATIONAL SONGWRITING COMPETITION (ISC)

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - May 13, 2022

The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) is pleased to announce its 2021 winners. Launched in 2002, ISC is considered the most prestigious songwriting competition in the world, receiving more than 21,000 entries this year from over 150 countries. Renowned for its panel of high-caliber judges, ISC has been called “the songwriting competition…

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AAM ANNOUNCES RETURN OF MENTORING & PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM, CO-PILOT

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - May 13, 2022

The Association of Artist Managers (AAM) is thrilled to announce the return of their flagship mentoring and professional development program, Co-Pilot. Co-Pilot 2022 is delivered in partnership with Spotify, and for the first time, will be open to artist managers from Aotearoa, thanks to the support of MMF Aotearoa. Emerging and…

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NATIONAL INDIGENOUS MUSIC AWARDS RETURN TO A LIVE EVENT ON COUNTRY IN 2022

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - May 12, 2022

One of Australia’s most important music events returns to Darwin in 2022; zoom accounts not required! This August 6, one of Australia’s most important and prestigious events – the National Indigenous Music Awards – is finally reclaiming its rightful place on Larrakia Country at Darwin’s iconic Amphitheater to celebrate their…

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DAVE MUSTAINE TEAMS WITH GIBSON FOR SIGNATURE ACOUSTIC GUITAR

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - May 11, 2022

Gibson is proud to unveil the latest addition to the Dave Mustaine Collection, Dave’s first acoustic guitar with Gibson, the Dave Mustaine Songwriter. For the new acoustic guitar, Gibson acoustic luthiers in Bozeman, Montana collaborated with Dave Mustaine the legendary guitarist, vocalist, songwriter, and founder of the multi-platinum selling and…

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INTRODUCING AIRA COMPACT INSTRUMENTS

Posted in Blog, Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - May 11, 2022

Overnight Roland released their fabulous new AIRA COMPACT series. These are super cool pocket music makers and are sure to be popular with musicians around the globe. Now you can jam with iconic Roland sounds in the palm of your hand. With AIRA Compact instruments, you can easily play and…

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HALESTORM ANNOUNCE AUSTRALIA TOUR DATES FOR FEBRUARY 2023

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - May 9, 2022

Grammy-winning hard rock band Halestorm have announced they will return to Australia in February 2023. The news comes in hot after the release of Halestorm’s brand new album Back From The Dead on May 6 and what better way to experience all the new Halestorm anthems than as intended: live…

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ROLLING BLACKOUTS C.F. NEW ALBUM ENDLESS ROOMS OUT NOW! + NATIONAL ALBUM TOUR ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - May 6, 2022

Ivy League Records is incredibly proud to release Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever’s thrilling new album, Endless Rooms! Following 2020’s #4 ARIA-charting Sideways To New Italy & their internationally-acclaimed debut Hope Downs (2018), Endless Rooms is a testament to the collaborative spirit and live power of the Melbourne band, and is…

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NEW ESP/LTD MH230 GUITARS SPECIAL INTERNATIONAL LIMITED EDITION GUITARS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars    //    Post Date - May 6, 2022

Special International Limited Edition ESP/LTD MH230 guitars have just arrived in Australia. These exquisite guitars are in a limited quantity and are now available to order in stores. Specifications: CONSTRUCTION: Bolt-On SCALE: 25.5″ BODY: Mahogany TOP: Quilted Maple NECK: Maple FINGERBOARD: Roasted Jatoba FINGERBOARD RADIUS: 350mm NUT WIDTH: 42mm NUT TYPE: Molded NECK CONTOUR: Thin U FRETS/TYPE: 24 XJ HARDWARE COLOR: Black…

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CHARVEL LAUNCH JAKE E LEE SIGNATURE PRO-MOD SO-CAL STYLE 1 HSS HT RW & PRO-MOD DK24 HT/FR MODELS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 6, 2022

Charvel® has launched the Jake E Lee Signature Pro-Mod So-Cal Style 1 HSS HT RW and the new Pro-Mod DK24 HT/FR models.  JAKE E LEE SIGNATURE PRO-MOD SO-CAL STYLE 1 HSS HT RW The Jake E Lee signature is based on the distinctive white instrument the great guitarist acquired in…

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