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SIX QUIX WITH SHANE NICHOLSON

Posted in Blog, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 24, 2015

Shane Nicholson has just releaseD a great new album, ‘Hell Breaks Loose’. Apart from a 2 part interview we did with Shane (read part 1 & 2), we also went Six Quix with him.

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SIX QUIX WITH HOLY HOLY

Posted in Blog, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 17, 2015

A couple of weeks ago we brought you part 1 and 2 of an interview with Tim Carroll and Oscar Dawson from Holy Holy. This time they face six quix with us. Their new album ‘When Storms Would Come’ is out now. www.holyholymusic.com

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INAUGURAL MURWILLUMBAH COUNTRY ROOTS FEST ANNOUNCED

Posted in Blog, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 11, 2015

It’s always great to hear of a new festival or venue, as opposed to one closing down. The inaugural Murwillumbah Country Roots Fest will take place in northern New South Wales this year with an incredible line-up of some of the best country and roots artists on the Australian music…

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MORE FROM THE MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 10, 2015

There were almost as many photographers capturing the Melbourne Guitar Show as guitarists playing there. Jason Rosewarne took some wonderful snaps. Check out Jason’s shots here. http://jrosewarne.500px.com/    

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JOSH BENTLEY (PAPER KITES) – DRUMS

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 10, 2015

Melbourne indie folk quintet, The Paper Kites have recently released a video for their first single, Electric Indigo from the new record (twelvefour out August 28), alongside an extensive national twelvefour album tour. Drummer Josh Bentley took time out to answer a Q&A for us about his drums and the…

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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW: DAY 2

Posted in Blog, Melbourne guitar Show News, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 9, 2015

MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW DAY 2 REPORT by Greg Phillips After such an amazing first day at the Australian Musician presented, Melbourne Guitar Show, you’d be forgiven for thinking that day two might be a bit of a let down. It wasn’t to be. The guitar show simply picked up where…

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MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW: SET UP DAY

Posted in Melbourne guitar Show News, Uncategorized    //    Post Date - August 7, 2015

Preparations were under way earlier today for this weekend’s Melbourne Guitar Show. Exhibitor’s stands are ready as the shiny, classic, new, old and collectable guitars, amps and pedals line the walls. The workshop rooms are looking amazing as are the Aon Forecourt stage and Acoustic Stage. Here are a few…

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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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