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BLUESFEST IS CANCELLED FOR SECOND YEAR IN A ROW

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 31, 2021

After consultations with NSW Health and the NSW Minister for Health, Brad Hazzard, sadly they have arrived at the decision that it is in the interests of the safety of everyone the festival be cancelled over the Easter period and re-scheduled to a later date. The Minister for Health has signed…

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STRUMMERAMA! FENDER LAUNCHES JOE STRUMMER CAMPFIRE ACOUSTIC AND LTD-EDITION ESQUIRE GUITARS

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - March 30, 2021

Signature Guitars Launch More Than 40 Years After Release of The Clash’s Iconic Album London Calling, And Coincide With The All-New Remastered Album ASSEMBLY Out Now Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today introduced the acoustic Joe Strummer Campfire and Joe Strummer Esquire® guitars, in celebration of the legendary British singer,…

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CORT MIX5 MULTI-PURPOSE COMBO AMP

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog    //    Post Date - March 29, 2021

Get together with your bandmates for convenient hassle-free rehearsals, jam sessions and even small scale performances. With 5 inputs for an entire band and 150 watts of clean power, you’ll have the flexibility to plug in right away and focus on playing music and have fun! Cort MIX5 The MIX5…

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MICHAEL GUDINSKI FAREWELLED IN GRAND STYLE AT STATE MEMORIAL

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 26, 2021

The Australian Music Association and Australian Musician Magazine were represented at the State Memorial for the late Michael Gudinski AM on Wednesday night, in what was a most fitting tribute to a man that has meant so much to the music and culture of Australia. He was remembered as an…

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BOSS ANNOUNCES TU-05 CLIP-ON TUNER

Posted in Accessories, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - March 26, 2021

BOSS announces the TU-05 Clip-On Tuner, the latest addition to the company’s industry-leading lineup of instrument tuners. BOSS’s famous tuner range includes numerous solutions for all types of musicians and educators, from handheld and clip-on designs to the pedal-based TU-3 Chromatic Tuner used by top touring professionals around the world….

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LINDSEY BUCKINGHAM REWORKS MAC CLASSIC ON ACOUSTASONIC JAZZMASTER

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - March 25, 2021

Hot on the heels of the last week’s launch of the American Acoustasonic Jazzmaster, – the latest in its series of innovative guitars offering the sounds of ten electric and acoustic guitars in one – Fender has released a brand-new video with Lindsey Buckingham, Award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist and creative force…

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GIBSON ANNOUNCES LTD-EDITION TOM PETTY SJ-200 WILDFLOWER GUITAR

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - March 23, 2021

Gibson is proud to announce it has teamed with the family of world-renowned music icon Tom Petty to create his beloved SJ-200 Wildflower acoustic guitar. Decades in the making, the Tom Petty SJ-200 Wildflower acoustic guitar is handmade by the expert luthiers and artisans of Gibson Acoustic Custom Shop in Bozeman,…

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GRETSCH® RELEASES THE G5410T LIMITED EDITION ELECTROMATIC® TRI-FIVE HOLLOW BODY SINGLE-CUT WITH BIGSBY®

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - March 22, 2021

Gretsch® today releases the stylish all-new G5410T Limited Edition Electromatic® Tri-Five Hollow Body Single-Cut with Bigsby®. With dapper two-tone finishes, matching “Caddy V”-inlay headstocks, chrome hardware and more, the G5410T Limited Edition Electromatic® Tri-Five Hollow Body Single-Cut with Bigsby® is a pure and powerful Gretsch tone machine that captures the…

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REVIEW: MIDNIGHT OIL MAKARRATA PROJECT LIVE – MT DUNEED, VICTORIA

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 22, 2021

MIDNIGHT OIL MAKARRATA PROJECT featuring Troy Cassar-Daley, Dan Sultan, Alice Skye, Leah Flanagan,  Tasman Keith, Liz Stringer – Mt Duneed, Victoria. Saturday March 20, 2021 Report: Greg Phillips. Photos: Jason Rosewarne This final show of Midnight Oil’s Makarrata Project tour at Mt Duneed Estate, Victoria was always going to be…

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HOME BREWED FESTIVAL FIRES UP IN APRIL

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - March 19, 2021

Australia has long held a reputation as a breeding ground for world class bands across the entire rock spectrum. In 2021, this continues to ring true. Silverback Touring are proud to announce “Home Brewed”, a series of festival style shows across Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane showcasing some of the best…

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