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TASH SULTANA – BLACKBIRD

Posted in Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - April 30, 2015

We stumbled across this amazing young Melbourne artist on YouTube. Tash Sultana is a 19 year old roots reggae/folk inspired singer/songwriter from Melbourne, Victoria. Since having her hands wrapped around a guitar at the mere age of three, the self taught artist was only destined to expand over the coming…

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GUITAR TIP OF THE DAY: PLAYING WITHOUT A PICK

Posted in Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - April 30, 2015

Peter Hodgson from http://iheartguitarblog.com/ discusses the benefits of playing guitar without a plectrum.

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VOCAL TIPS: WARMING UP YOUR VOICE

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - April 29, 2015

Emmanuella Grace discusses some methods of warming up your voice before performing. Music used in video is from Emmanuella’s 2011 album ‘London Stories’. http://www.findyourvoiceaustralia.com/ 

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JESSE “DEVIL” HUGHES TALKS ORANGE AMPS

Posted in Amplifiers, Gear    //    Post Date - April 29, 2015

Eagles of Death Metal’s Jesse “Devil” Hughes talks about his weapons of choice, Orange amplifiers. Orange distributed in Australia by Australian Musical Imports

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WATCH / CASIO PX-5S WEBINAR

Posted in Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - April 29, 2015

A couple of weeks ago Casio posted this recording of an informative webcast on their PX-5S digital synth. Casio’s General Manager of Marketing, Mike Martin answered users questions live during a Ustream event. This video covers assigning controllers, programming the arpeggiator, phrase recording as well as some tone editing. For…

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WATCH / RME BABYFACE PRO

Posted in Gear    //    Post Date - April 28, 2015

HUGE news from RME – Babyface is back and it’s gone PRO! The new Babyface PRO updates the format, with new housing and new features. Pristine audio quality, and enough IO flexibility for any situation. Check out the Babyface PRO now! Created with the highest precision from a block of…

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TIP OF THE DAY: AN INTRO TO THE UKULELE PART 1

Posted in Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - April 28, 2015

In our Melbourne Guitar Show Tip of the Day, we offer you something different … an introduction to the ukulele. Yes, ukes will also feature at the Melbourne Guitar Show August 8&9 at the Caulfield Racecourse. In part 1 of the uke introduction Matthew Fagan demonstrates some easy chords and…

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DJ/PRODUCER François Kevorkian on Roland AIRA MX-1

Posted in DJ/dance, Gear    //    Post Date - April 27, 2015

Legendary DJ and Producer François Kevorkian talks about the MX-1 Mix Performer and other AIRA gear

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GUITAR TIP OF THE DAY: WHAMMY BAR VIBRATO TECHNIQUES

Posted in Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - April 27, 2015

In our Melbourne Guitar Show tip of the Day, James Ryan shows us how he uses the Tremolo bar to get different vibrato effects.

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GUITAR TIP OF THE DAY- THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX (LIKE ROBBEN FORD)

Posted in Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - April 26, 2015

In today’s Melbourne Guitar Show tip of the day, Simon Patterson discusses thinking outside the box in regard to your note choices and uses American blues great Robben Ford as an example.

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