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HALESTORM AUSTRALIAN TOUR NOW WITH VILLAINY

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - November 8, 2019

Hard rock juggernaut HALESTORM are delighted to announce plans for their December 2019 Australian headline tour, presented by MJR Presents by arrangement with UTA. Recently in Australia for the second annual Download Festival Australia, they will return down under with special guests Villainy to bring the ruckus! Wall of Sound saw Halestorm at Download Festival Australia and…

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BILLY HYDE MUSIC IS BACK IN A BIG WAY WITH NEW NUNAWADING SUPERSTORE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - November 8, 2019

The Billy Hyde Music Super Store is here and it’s exactly what you’d expect it to be. For more than fifty years, the Billy Hyde name has been synonymous with all facets of live music in Australia. It’s a story that borders on legendary, and this week saw the latest…

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3RD MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL GUITAR NIGHT THIS WEDNESDAY!

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - November 7, 2019

The 3rd Melbourne International Guitar Night returns to the heart of Melbourne this Wednesday 13th of November at the Toff in Town.  Join the growing community of guitar  enthusiasts and music lovers for a night of inspiring musicianship and virtuosity. The event will feature Australian female fingerstyle phenom Ella Belfanti (QLD)…

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WATCH: YAMAHA HR-II Series | THRII10 and THRII30 DEMO

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - November 7, 2019

Have a listen to the Yamaha THR10II, THR10II Wireless and THR30II desktop amplifiers. Now including bluetooth connectivity for audio playback or control from iOS app, all the previous THR10 models (THR10x, THR10c, THR10) are now in a single amp allowing for 15 amp variations. The video gives a comprehensive look…

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IRON MAIDEN CONFIRMS LEGACY OF THE BEAST AUSTRALIAN TOUR

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - November 6, 2019

IRON MAIDEN will return to Australia in May 2020 to perform 5 massive arena shows on their Legacy of the Beast World Tour with special guests Killswitch Engage. Tickets go on-sale on Thursday 14 November at 12noon from www.ticketek.com.au As always there will be an exclusive pre-sale for IRON MAIDEN…

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GIBSON ANNOUNCE ALVIN LEE ES-335 ’69 FESTIVAL’

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 6, 2019

Gibson guitars has announced the worldwide release of the new, limited-edition Alvin Lee ES-335 ’69 Festival’. The leading guitar brand has created the exact ES-335 guitar in Aged Sixties Cherry. The striking guitar, which Lee called “Big Red” launched his performance to legendary status while showcasing his lightning-fast guitar playing…

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MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, DEFTONES, JIMMY EAT WORLD IN 1ST DOWNLOAD ANNOUNCEMENT

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - November 5, 2019

The awesome rock and metal festival Download returns to Australia after a hugely successful 2019 that saw the event debut to 20,000 heavy music fans at Parramatta Park in Sydney and return to Flemington in Melbourne to satiate 20,000 more! March 2020 will serve up another two days of pure…

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FENDER® LAUNCHES NEW AMERICAN ULTRA SERIES. WATCH OUR DEMO!

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 5, 2019

Fender launches the American Ultra Series, their high end range of guitars which replaces the American Elite series. With the American Ultra, Fender have designed the most playable, comfortable and attractive guitars yet and most importantly, they sound sensational. Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today announced the launch of the…

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FRED ARMISEN TO HOST 35TH ANNUAL NAMM TEC AWARDS

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - November 4, 2019

The TEC Awards have announced actor, comedian, and musician Fred Armisen as host of the 35th Annual Technical Excellence and Creativity Awards (NAMM TEC Awards), being held Saturday, January 18, 2020 in Anaheim, California. Nominees for the awards, which honour individuals, companies and technical innovations used in sound recordings, films, broadcast television, and video…

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J AWARDS 2019 NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - November 3, 2019

The J Awards have become an important part of Ausmusic Month and a chance to celebrate our homegrown artists’ originality, creativity and technical excellence. 

In 2019, Triple J is to announce a new You Done Good award, presented to someone who has made an impact on the industry through outstanding…

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