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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW TIP: FINGERSTYLE UKULELE

Posted in Melbourne guitar Show News, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 6, 2015

In today’s Melbourne Guitar Show tip of the day, Matthew Fagan demonstrates fingerstyle playing on the ukulele. Join Matthew in the Mahalo Instant Uke Orchestra on Sunday morning at 10.30 am in Workshop Room #1 at the Melbourne Guitar Show, Caulfield Racecourse. Bring your own uke or use one of…

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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW TIP: PALM MUTING

Posted in Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 4, 2015

In today’s Melbourne Guitar Show tip of the day, Jimi Hocking demonstrates palm muting. See Jimi Hocking at the guitar show this weekend. Jimi plays alongside Geoff Achison on Sunday August 9 at 11am on the Aon Forecourt Stage. Also catch Jimi in one of his Vox/Yamaha guitar clinics (Sat…

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BE PART OF OUR INSTANT UKE ORCHESTRA!

Posted in Melbourne guitar Show News, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - July 13, 2015

As part of the Melbourne Guitar Show, we’re putting together the Mahalo Instant Uke Orchestra. Bring your own uke or use one of ours. Suitable for all skill levels. Presented by uke maestro Matthew Fagan. Melbourne Guitar Show August 9th at 10.30 am in Workshop Room #1 (elevator west) Come…

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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW TIP: BUYING AN ELECTRIC GUITAR

Posted in Melbourne guitar Show News, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - June 19, 2015

In today’s Melbourne Guitar Show Tip of the Day, Shannon Bourne discusses things to look out for when buying an electric guitar. See Shannon at the Melbourne Guitar Show, where he’ll be offering advice, playing solo and also doing his ‘Shannon Bourne Plays Hendrix’ show with his band

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BOGNER HELIOS AMPS

Posted in Uncategorized    //    Post Date - June 14, 2015

To celebrate Bogner Amplification’s 25th year anniversary,  they released the HELIOS range of amplifiers. HELIOS features hand-wired construction with two foot switchable channels and foot switchable FX loop/boost. Available as 50 or 100 watts with EL34 power tubes. After countless requests Reinhold Bogner revisited his vast amount of detailed notes…

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MORGAN BAIN INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - May 24, 2015

Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist MORGAN BAIN sits down with AM’s Greg Phillips over some porridge for a morning chat about his influences, the current single ‘Why Don’t You Stay’, his gear and more. It seems that everyone has an opinion on who Morgan Bain sounds like or is trying to…

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JUNO REACTOR

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - May 7, 2015

Australian Musician’s Baz Bardoe chats with Ben Watkins from Juno Reactor, an act which recently astonished fans on a national tour for earthcore’s recent ‘One Night In…’ series Juno Reactor began in 1990 as a collaborative art based project designed to integrate experimental music with installation art and film work….

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REPORT: AUSTRALIAN JAZZ BELL AWARDS 2015

Posted in Blog, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - May 1, 2015

  Jazz, a music genre normally associated with tiny, smoked filled clubs was championed in style last night at the 2015 Australian Jazz “Bell” Awards. The annual “Bells” took place at the opulent Regent Theatre Ballroom in a room filled not only with humble jazz musicians but also many corporate…

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CATHERINE BRITT’S BONESHAKER – YURTS SO GOOD!

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - May 1, 2015

A new songwriting method, a new producer, a huge sounding new album called Boneshaker, marriage, relocation to America … it’s all happening for Catherine Britt. AM’s Greg Phillips investigates. There comes a point in a songwriter’s career, the ones who are serious about developing as an artist anyway, that a…

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YOUNIS CLARE

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - March 8, 2015

  Younis Clare interview by Greg Phillips If you’re a singer/songwriter, it genuinely helps if you have a story to tell. Melbourne-based artist Younis Clare has many. The more Younis revealed to me about her life, the more intriguing she became. For instance, Younis once lived in a treehouse formerly…

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