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WIN A COMPLETE GUITAR RIG WITH ORANGE AMPS WORTH OVER $5000!

Posted in Blog, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - July 8, 2019

Saving up to buy that extra bit of gear you need can often be a struggle. However, what if you could acquire everything you ever needed in one hit? Well dream big people as renowned British Amp Manufacturer, Orange Amplification is delighted to have joined forces with Kiesel Guitars, Two…

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JOE BONAMASSA’S SEPTEMBER EAST COAST AUSTRALIAN TOUR

Posted in Blog, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - April 30, 2019

Blues-rock superstar, Joe Bonamassa, will be returning to Australia in September for four shows in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne for his first headlining tour since 2016. Joe Bonamassa is one of the most celebrated performing musicians of today. As a two-time GRAMMY-nominated artist who recently achieved his 21st #1 album…

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Introducing the Mentors and Participants of ‘Cultivate’ the first women-only leadership program for music industry leaders  

Posted in Blog, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - March 21, 2019

Music Victoria in partnership with the Victorian Government is thrilled to announce the very first recipients and mentors of the inaugural pilot ‘Cultivate’, Victoria’s new initiative for mid-level to established women leaders in the state’s contemporary music sector. The program was officially launched Wednesday 20 March at The Corner Hotel…

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A CELEBRATION OF AUSTRALIAN ROAD CREW

Posted in Blog, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - September 4, 2018

To coincide with the publication of Roadies – The Secret History of Australian Rock‘n’Roll by Stuart Coupe, Chugg Entertainment & Support Act are pleased to announce two special lunchtime events at The Factory, Sydney (Wednesday, 26 September 2018) and Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne (Thursday, 4 October 2018). During the lunches, Stuart…

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JOBS: PONY MUSIC & ROLAND ARE HIRING!

Posted in Uncategorized    //    Post Date - January 16, 2018

Roland and Boss Seek Guitar Product Manager Sick of your routine job? Always had a passion for guitar equipment? Want a career in the music industry? An opportunity like this comes along once in a blue moon… GUITAR PRODUCT MANAGER FOR LEADING MUSIC COMPANY For more than 40 years, Roland…

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PRETENDERS ANNOUNCE TWO HEADLINE SHOWS

Posted in Uncategorized    //    Post Date - October 6, 2017

Returning for their first Australian performances since 2010, the legendary PRETENDERS, fronted by Chrissie Hynde, have announced two special headline shows during their November national tour with Stevie Nicks. On tour as very special guest at superstar Stevie Nicks’ 24 Karat Gold shows, Pretenders will also play two intimate shows…

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LUKE ELLIOT IS DRESSED FOR THE OCCASION

Posted in Uncategorized    //    Post Date - September 19, 2017

American singer, songwriter Luke Elliot is chatting to me on the phone from his hometown of New Jersey, which for Luke is rare. He’s spent so much time traveling recently that “home is kind of all over the place right now,”  he says. On Friday September 22nd Luke Elliot will…

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HUSKY: THE ‘PUNCHBUZZ’ INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - June 6, 2017

Melbourne’s harmony-based acoustic pop/rock outfit Husky have just released their third studio record, Punchbuzz. Recorded in Melbourne with producer Matt Redlich, the captivating sound of Punchbuzz is of a band re-birthed, having drawn upon new inspirations to deliver their most exciting and experimental record yet. Ahead of a national tour…

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AUSTRALIAN JAZZ BELL AWARD WINNERS 2017

Posted in Uncategorized    //    Post Date - May 16, 2017

Australia’s jazz music community gathered last night at Melbourne’s premier jazz club Birds Basement to celebrate the 2017 Australian Jazz Bell Awards.  Those in attendance witnessed some wonderful performances by award winning artists such as Michelle Nicolle, Joe Chindamo (a beautiful after-dinner Bach piece) and Stu Hunter, who played a…

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BLOOD, SWEAT & TEARS TOUR: DYLAN ELISE INTERVIEW

Posted in Uncategorized    //    Post Date - March 6, 2017

Blood Sweat & Tears were one of the prime movers of the jazz rock sound in the early 70s. With major international hits such as “You Made Me So Very Happy,” “Spinning Wheel,” “And When I Die”, they brought brass to the top of the charts. Drummer/producer Bobby Colomby was…

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