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ERNIE BALL MUSIC MAN SHORT SCALE STINGRAY BASSES AVAILABLE NOW

Posted in Bass, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - September 3, 2020

The Ernie Ball Music Man Short Scale StingRay bass offers a 30″ scale for easier playability due to the shorter spacing between the frets. The passive humbucking pickup is equipped with higher output neodymium magnets, and has been specially designed for the Short Scale bass, providing its signature warm tone….

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ORIANTHI ANNOUNCES NEW SOLO ALBUM

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - September 2, 2020

Australian born recording artist and acclaimed guitarist, Orianthi has announced the release of her new album, “O” on November 6, 2020 via Frontiers Music Srl. This will be Orianthi’s first new studio album in seven years and her first new music as a solo artist in six years. The first single, ‘Sinners Hymn’ is…

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NCAT PRESENTS ONLINE OPEN NIGHT – INSTRUMENT MAKING COURSE. WED SEP 2

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 28, 2020

Interested in building guitars? Northern College of the Arts and Technology (NCAT) has the only accredited course in Australia for musical instrument making and repair, specialising in guitars. Our graduates from the Certificate III & Certificate IV courses are sought after for positions at both of the Melbourne based world…

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VALE MIKE NOGA

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 28, 2020

It was with much sadness that we heard news yesterday of the passing of singer songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and former Drones drummer Mike Noga. Mike will be forever remembered for the wonderful performances and recordings he made with The Drones such as Gala Mill, Havilah and I See Seaweed albums. He…

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FENDER ADDS TRADITIONAL MODELS TO CALIFORNIA SERIES ACOUSTICS

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - August 26, 2020

Announced a couple of weeks ago at their worldwide virtual deal conference, Fender has added a range of California Traditional models to their California series acoustic guitar range. California Traditional ($699-$1,599) Available Now In an effort to offer guitars that speak to the traditional acoustic player, Fender has expanded the…

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AMEX LAUNCHES MUSIC BACKERS STUDIO WEEK. WIN RECORDING TIME!

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 20, 2020

Applications are now open  for the American Express Music Backers Studio Week (December 9-16, 2020), which will give 50 Australian musicians sought after access to some of the best recording studios and industry experts in the country. This is the third initiative announced as part of the $1 Million American…

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ERNIE BALL MUSIC MAN JOHN MYUNG 6-STRING BONGO BASS

Posted in Bass, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - August 18, 2020

The John Myung artist series Bongo is a sleek, ultra-modern 6 string bass crafted and perfected to John’s exacting specifications. With over a decade long refinement process, John and the Ernie Ball Music Man engineering team have addressed a multitude of design features to further enhance comfortability, playability, and overall…

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FENDER® PARTNERS WITH SUPPORT ACT TO HELP MUSIC INDUSTRY WORKERS AFFECTED BY COVID-19

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 13, 2020

Fender Music Australia Pty Ltd (FMA) today announced a partnership with Australian music charity Support Act to raise funds for music industry professionals whose livelihoods have been affected by COVID-19 restrictions. Offering the chance to win one of four Fender guitars signed by some of Australia’s most respected artists in…

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THE 2020 STEVE LUKATHER COLLECTION

Posted in Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - August 12, 2020

The latest evolution of Steve Lukather’s 2020 guitar perfectly fuses comfort, beauty, and tonal versatility. Revamped with all-new custom Ernie Ball Music Man electronics and featuring new finishes including the Luke III Maple Top in Cherry Burst and Luscious Green and the Luke III guitar in Olive Pearl and Ocean and Fuchsia Sparkle. Featuring…

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FENDER BRINGS DEALER MEETING EXPERIENCE ONLINE TO REVEAL NEW 2020 PRODUCTS

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Amplifiers, Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - August 11, 2020

Normally Fender would gather guitar dealers in their respective territories and bring them together to view first hand their new releases for the remainder of the year. With Covid-19 putting an end to that, Fender decided this year to present their wares globally to their dealers online. Fender Musical Instruments…

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