SIMON AYTON – KEEPING HIS TRAP SET

Posted in Artists, Interviews

You think you know someone … you dig a little deeper and sometimes you discover that there’s a whole other world to them. Take Simon Ayton for example. For me and probably many others in the music products industry, he’s Roland Corporation’s Australian V-Drum guy, a talented drummer who presents…

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SHANE PIASECKI – GUITAR

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists

Nashville-based singer/songwriter Shane Piasecki’s been thinking a lot about his fans in Australia lately, he tells us on his Facebook page. It’s one of the small town Ohio born and raised, artist’s biggest hubs, but he’s never had the chance to perform here. Now with the release of Set You…

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GABE FEDERICO-MATTHEWS (Forest Falls) – GUITAR

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists

Melbourne six-piece band Forest Falls combine folk, indie and pop in alluring, delicate, evocative songs.  Their sound is laden with inviting chants, dynamic arrangements and soaring lead vocals. The band has just a released a new single, Heavy Hearted Girl as well as a wonderful video to express its themes….

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VIDEO SPOTLIGHT: GEORGE KALPA- KSDB

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Melbourne’s George Kalpa is excited to reveal a new self-directed video for his track ‘ksdb’, and in celebration, his debut album ‘Mode’ which saw release this October, has been made available as a free download until the end of the month. The premise for the video came to George in…

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ARIA MANDOLINS

Posted in Christmas Gear 2014, Gear, Gear Profiles

With the prevalence of folk rock at the moment, the humble mandolin has well and truly come back into favour. The ARIA company out of the UK (instruments distributed here by Pro Music Australia),  offer a quality range of affordable mandolins. The Aria mandolin collection features great sounding instruments, with…

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