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JAMHUB GREEN ROOM

Posted in Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - March 10, 2010

JAMHUB GREEN ROOM March 2010, 2010  |  Reviewer: Allan Leibowitz Distributor: INTELLIWARE www.intelliware.com.au Any amateur band will know the dread of facing neighbours after rehearsals. No matter how much you try to soundproof the garage or lounge room, those who live nearby inevitably find themselves part of an impromptu audience –…

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WALDEN G570TB NATURA SERIES ACOUSTIC GUITAR

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - March 10, 2010

WALDEN G570TB NATURA SERIES ACOUSTIC GUITAR March 2010, 2010  |  Reviewer: Greg Phillips Distributor: Musical Merchandiers www.musicmerch.com.au The G570TB is not the first Walden guitar we’ve road-tested in this magazine. Readers will be familiar with the brand made by the KHS Musical Instruments company in Lilan, Northern China where under the…

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ORANGE TINY TERROR COMBO

Posted in Amplifiers, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

ORANGE TINY TERROR COMBO November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Powderfinger’s Ian Haug Distributor: www.gibsonami.com I love a good simple amp! One that I plug in and it sounds great straight away is the one I want. There is no complicated EQ set up. Just tone … and it really does…

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GIBSON 2008 LES PAUL STANDARD

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

GIBSON 2008 LES PAUL STANDARD November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Powderfinger’s Ian Haug Distributor: www.gibsonami.com I don’t know what it is about this guitar. It  just has a certain growl to it.  It seems to be “weight relieved” or cavitied, but it does not seem to suffer for it.  It…

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GIBSON ES339. Review by special guest Powderfinger’s Ian Haug

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

GIBSON ES339 November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Powderfinger’s Ian Haug Distributor: www.gibsonami.com I’ve never written a review on a guitar, and am not one to dwell on technical information. That being said, as soon as I picked this beast of a thing up, It looked beautiful, felt right and sounded…

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THE SOURCE

Posted in Accessories, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

THE SOURCE November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Reza Nasseri Distributor: www.guitarbits.com.au Quite a few months back a nice guy named Matt Henderson contacted me about the possibility of trying out his new product. He named it the “Source’. It isn’t a pedal or a set of pickups, nor is it…

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REVEREND BUCKSHOT ELECTRIC GUITAR

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

REVEREND BUCKSHOT ELECTRIC GUITAR November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Paul Bignell Distributor: ATLANTIS ASIA 03 9818 7778 Tele meets Les Paul? Sort of but not quite. Strat style headstock? Sort of…Tele rear pickup? Gretsch front pickup? You can keep looking for the comparisons but at the end of the day,…

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St Blues Mississippi Bluesmaster Guitar

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 29, 2008

ST BLUES MISSISSIPPI BLUEMASTER GUITAR November 29, 2008 | Reviewer: Shannon Bourne Distributor: KURT JACOB & CO (02) 0636 7111 I first stumbled across the St. Blues guitars whilst walking the aisles at this year’s Australian Music Association Convention in Melbourne. I was immediately struck by the classic but original body…

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LARRIVEE D05E ACOUSTIC GUITAR

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 29, 2008

LARRIVEE D05E ACOUSTIC GUITAR November 29, 2008 | Reviewer: Reza Nasseri Distributor: PRO MUSIC AUSTRALIA (07) 3375 6400 Jean Larrivée started out as a serious classical guitarist without any formal musical training, practicing five hours a night solely out of passion for his instrument. At the age of 24, his interest…

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COLE CLARK UL3A UKELADY UKULELE

Posted in Gear, Other Fretted    //    Post Date - November 29, 2008

COLE CLARK UL3A UKELADY UKULELE November 29, 2008 | Guest Reviewer: Amanda Roff of The Ukeladies Distributor: COLE CLARK GUITARS (03) 9720 1696 As some readers of Australian Musician will know, carrying a guitar around in public is similar to having a dog. Complete strangers will approach you, with the total…

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