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CLASSIC KEYS – Keyboard sounds that launched rock music

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - January 6, 2021

Classic Keys Keyboard sounds that launched rock music By Alan S. Lenhoff and David E. Robertson A book as beautifully presented, meticulously researched and lovingly written as Classic Keys, can only come about due to an inordinate amount of passion for the subject by its creators. In the words of…

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AUSTRALIA’S LLOYD SPIEGEL TO OPEN NAMM’S GLOBAL EVENT FOR BELIEVE IN MUSIC WEEK

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 30, 2020

On Wednesday, January 20, during NAMM’s Believe in Music week, over 40 emerging and established artists from 23 countries and six continents will come together for 12-hours of livestream concert performances in a musical celebration at NAMM’s Believe in Music week Global Livestream. Note: Pacific Time is 18 hours behind…

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PEDALTRAIN – ESSENTIAL ACCESSORIES FOR MUSICIANS

Posted in Accessories, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - December 30, 2020

Your choice of effects pedals is only one part of the puzzle in developing your own guitar tone. Then there’s the practical side of things … what order do you run the pedals in and what do you sit them on that’s stable and provides easy access while performing on…

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GARTH BROOKS & MELISSA ETHERIDGE TO BE HONOURED WITH MUSIC FOR LIFE AWARDS at NAMM’S BELIEVE IN MUSIC WEEK

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

NAMM is pleased to announce that at Believe in Music week, multi-platinum, GRAMMY® award winners Garth Brooks and Melissa Etheridge will be the recipients of the organization’s “Music for Life” award. The annual award will be presented at the opening interview sessions on Thursday, January 21 and Friday, January 22,…

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SEASON’S GREETINGS FROM US. GOOD RIDDANCE 2020!

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 24, 2020

We are now just one week away from saying good riddance to 2020, a year in which saw a world in lockdown, attempting to slow the spread of the covid-19 pandemic. It’s been tough for most but incredibly difficult for the live music industry which shut down instantly in March….

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AROUND THE GROUNDS WITH MUSIC RETAIL 22/12

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 21, 2020

With only a few days left until Christmas, if you’re still struggling to think of the perfect gift for your special someone… then really, you can’t go wrong with something musical. Here’s what some of our music retailers around Australia are promoting this week. ………………………………………………………….………………………………………………………………… CONCEPT MUSIC – WEMBLEY, WA…

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SEE THE SIA MOVIE ‘MUSIC’ ON US!

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

MUSIC is a powerful, original, and celebratory artistic statement and the directorial debut of multi-Grammy nominee and internationally acclaimed singer-songwriter Sia. She also co-wrote the screenplay based on her own short story. Thanks to StudioCanal, we can offer 10 double passes to see MUSIC. Check out the entry details at…

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EPIPHONE CORONET, CRESTWOOD CUSTOM, and WILSHIRE P-90 FOR AUSTRALIA IN APRIL

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - December 18, 2020

Epiphone is proud to unveil the new Coronet, Crestwood Custom, and Wilshire P-90 from the Designer Collection which will be available in Australia in late April 2021 Epiphone first introduced the Coronet, Crestwood, and Wilshire in the late 1950’s. Perfect for every stage, the guitars mark some of Epiphone’s most successful original solid-body electric guitar designs…

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AROUND THE GROUNDS WITH MUSIC RETAIL 15/12

Posted in Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - December 15, 2020

There are only 10 days until Christmas and your local music stores still have plenty of gift options available. Let’s look at which stores have been promoting fab items in the last 24 hours! Note: The Around the Grounds list is compiled every few days and is based on which…

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EVH NEWS: JASON BECKER’S UNSEEN EDDIE VISIT • AUSSIE TRIBUTE TOUR

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - December 14, 2020

Music fans are still coming to terms with the fact that guitar virtuoso Eddie Van Halen left us on October 6th this year. Those are pioneering guitar shoes that just won’t ever be filled. From the moment we all heard the 2 minute Eruption solo off Van Halen’s debut album,…

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