WATCH: MATON’S C.S. FLATPICKER

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Gear

The Flatpicker by The Maton Custom Shop was a very basic choice to make. Create a Simple and Elegant straight up Dreadnought that could appeal to a variety of players from Bluegrass pickers to a home studio muso who wants a guitar with plenty of Voice. Watch Andy Allen’s demo…

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JAMES BOWERS (VAUDEVILLE SMASH) – KEYBOARDS

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists

The explosive Vaudeville Smash have recently released their irresistible new single Laura, a song about a wild, untamed man-eater – and the men who welcome the imminent heartbreak.  The enigmatic group have also announced a silky video for Laura. Laura is the first taste of The Gift, the brand new…

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BLUESFEST 2017 FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT

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Today, the 28th Annual Bluesfest to be held over the Easter long weekend in Byron Bay, Thursday 13th to Monday 17th April 2017, is officially ringing in its new season with the first release of awe-inspiring artists. The first artist announcement features Bluesfest debuts from iconic artists that have been…

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BACHELORS FROM PRAGUE REWIND

Posted in Artists, Interviews

Fab 80s funk, soul, jazz-rock, dance act BACHELORS FROM PRAGUE return after a 25 year hiatus to play two special September shows at the Night Cat in Fitzroy. Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips caught up with frontman HENRY MAAS to get the lowdown. There was a time in the mid 80s…

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EP OR ALBUM? WHAT THE HELL IS IT?

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For all its positive and negative connotations, the digital age of music is here to stay. But how is everyone … the industry, artists and punters coping with it? Are we feeling comfortable with it yet and are we any closer to working out how to make a buck out…

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