Show Exhibitors 2016

EXHIBITOR LIST (as of July 23, 2016):

Electric Floor Ground Level
Allans Billy Hyde 
63 – 64  Website  Facebook
AON  12  Website  Facebook
Australis Music Group  44 – 46  Website
Australis Music Group – Stage Systems  54 Website
Bass Centre   17 – 18 Website  Facebook
Caparison Guitar Co. Ltd. Website  Facebook
Cilia Guitars   29 – 30  Website  Facebook
Clarke & Severn Electronics  16 Website Facebook
CMC Music  75  Website  Facebook
Colonial Leather  10  Website  Facebook
Cranbourne Music  58 – 62 Website  Facebook
Custom Guitar Works    35  Website  Facebook
D’Addario Australia   2, 65 Website  Facebook
Delm Guitars    37  Website  Facebook
DiQuattro Guitars  37  Website  Facebook
Dynamic Music     78 – 81  Website 
Eastgate Music     71  Website  Facebook
EGM Distribution  72  Website  Facebook
Epic Guitar Challenge 31A Facebook
Evolution Music    47 – 48 Website  Facebook
Fender    11 – 11B Website  Facebook
Fican Guitars    40  Website  Facebook
Fine Music   7 – 8 Website  Facebook
George Evans Custom Amplifiers   40a Website  Facebook
GH Music  1 Website  Facebook
Glove Amplifier Cases      38 Website  Facebook
Guitar Buckle Buddy     38 Website  Facebook
Guitars Plus 21-22 Website
Hammond Australia-Bernie’s Musicland  55 Website  Facebook
Harvey Norman Big Buys  66 Website  Facebook
Independent Music Products  23 Website  Facebook
Innovative Music  56 – 57  Website  Facebook
Just Guitars  25 Website
KC’s Rock Shop   51 – 52 Website  Facebook
Krcmar Guitars 31 Website
Line 6   41 – 43  Website  Facebook
Macron Music    73  Website  Facebook
Marsh Advantage Insurance    49 Website 
Muso 26 Website Facebook
Music Junction – Chapman Guitars    67 Website  Facebook
Oakham Guitar Technology  83  Website
Owen Ray’s International Music 32-33
Peavey Electronics    4  Website  Facebook
Pony Music  13 – 15  Website  Facebook
Roland – Boss  68 – 70 Website  Facebook
RNS Guitars & Ukes    34  Website
Ruben Guitars     19 – 20 Website  Facebook
Sherlock Amplifiers    3 Website 
Sunburst Music    84 – 85  Website  Facebook
The Polygon Group    82  Website 
The Resource Corporation   50  Website  Facebook
Vase Amplification  5 – 6  Website  Facebook
Vinmen Guitars    40  Website  Facebook
Wayne Jones Audio    74  Website  Facebook
Weekend Warriors    9 Website  Facebook
Wildwood Instruments    36 Website  Facebook
Wireless Audio 27  Website Facebook
Yamaha Music – Vox     53  Website  Facebook
Zenith Music   76 – 77
  Website  Facebook

Acoustic Floor Level One
Acoustic Centre    A23 – 24 Website  Facebook
Allans Billy Hyde   A21 – 22 Website  Facebook
AMEB      A27  Website  Facebook
Australian Institute of Music A8 Website  Facebook
Ben Stewart Instruments      A29 Website  Facebook
Cargill Custom Guitars    A14  Website  Facebook
Cole Clark Guitars  A3 Website  Facebook
D’Addario Australia   A5  Website  Facebook
D. Hoban Guitars A32
Evolution Music    A6 – A7  Website  Facebook
Jacaranda Music     A2 Website  Facebook
KC’s Rock Shop   A4 Website  Facebook
Maton Guitars  A9 – A10  Website  Facebook
Maton Museum A11
Melville Guitars    A30    Facebook

Music Sales   A28  Website  Facebook
Musical Merchandisers   A19  Website  Facebook
Northern College of Arts and Technology (NCAT) A29 Website 
Pat’s Music A1 Website  Facebook
Rainbow Music A15 Website Facebook
Rick Falkiner’s Guitar Centre A33 Website
Rizzolo Guitars    A31  Website  Facebook
Shoma Acoustics     A30  Website  Facebook
Southern Tonewoods    A14  Website  Facebook
Yamaha Acoustic  A12 – A13  Website  Facebook

 

The Melbourne Guitar Show is pleased to present the following quality Australian Manufacturers and Makers among our many exhibitors
Ben Stewart Instruments      A29 Website  Facebook
Cargill Custom Guitars    A14  Website  Facebook
Cilia Guitars   29 – 30  Website  Facebook
Cole Clark Guitars    A3  Website  Facebook
Colonial Leather  10  Website  Facebook
Custom Guitar Works    35  Website  Facebook
Delm Guitars    37  Website  Facebook
DiQuattro Guitars  37  Website  Facebook
Fican Guitars    40  Website  Facebook
George Evans Custom Amplifiers   40a Website  Facebook
Glove Amplifier Cases      38 Website  Facebook
Guitar Buckle Buddy     38 Website  Facebook
Krcmar Guitars 31 Website
Maton Guitars    A9 – A10  Website  Facebook
Melville Guitars    A30  Website  Facebook
Oakham Guitar Technology    83  Website  Facebook
Rizzolo Guitars    A31  Website  Facebook
RNS Guitars & Ukes    34  Website 
Ruben Guitars   19 – 20  Website  Facebook
Shoma Acoustics     A30  Website  Facebook
Southern Tonewoods    A14  Website  Facebook
Vase Amplification    5 – 6  Website  Facebook
Vinmen Guitars    40  Website  Facebook
Wildwood Instruments    36 Website  Facebook

*the list is subject to change and will regularly update

 

ACOUSTIC CENTRE

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stands A23-A24 About The Acoustic Centre: The Acoustic Centre is Australia’s premier Acoustic Guitar store. For the past 25 years the Acoustic Centre has established itself as the go to store for acoustic instruments. With over 400 instruments in store from the greatest guitar makers in…

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ALLANS BILLY HYDE

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 63-64 Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stands A21-A22 About Exhibitor: The Allans Billy Hyde chain of retail stores comprises major downtown full line music showcases in major capitals, as well as suburban locations nationally. We offer the world’s biggest and most respected brands, showcasing a broad…

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AMEB

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A27   Must-see sessions for VCE/Tertiary Guitar Students Saturday August 6. Winners Circle Workshop Room. Level 1 11am:  Sitting Guitar Exams Featuring Matthew Fagan & Emilio Kormanic. A valuable workshop for VCE and TAFE/tertiary guitar performance students of classical/electric and Contemporary Guitar. The workshop refers…

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AON INSURANCE

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Electric Floor Ground Level. Stand 12 About the exhibitor: About Exhibitor: Aon are a leading insurance broker in Australia, approved provider to AMA & APRA members and offer a range of comprehensive, tailored and well-priced insurance products to suit your needs. Our Entertainment team are specialists at servicing the insurance…

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AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF MUSIC (AIM)

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A8 About Exhibitor: The Australian Institute of Music (AIM) is Australia’s leading tertiary education provider for the performing arts. With state of the art campuses in the heart of Melbourne and Sydney, students can study Contemporary Music Performance, Songwriting, Composition, Arts & Entertainment Management and…

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AUSTRALIS MUSIC GROUP

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Electric Floor Ground Level. Stands 44-46 About Exhibitor: Australis Music Group Pty Ltd was established in 1973 by the late Peter Hayward. We proudly represent a range of magnificent products such as Ibanez (for 37 years!), Tama, Sabian, Behringer, Tannoy and many more and actively supply to the majority of…

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AUSTRALIS MUSIC GROUP-STAGE SYSTEMS

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Electric Floor Ground Level. Stand 54   About Exhibitor: “Australia’s leading backline hire company” Servicing the Australian and international touring industry. We stock all your backline needs, vintage gear to the latest releases. Guitars and guitar amplifiers, bass and bass amplifiers, drums and percussion, keyboards, organs ,pianos, risers and stage…

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BASS CENTRE

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Electric Floor Ground Level, Stands 17-18 The Bass Centre has been in existence for the past 25 years, servicing the bass community Australia wide. We are Australia’s only dedicated Bass store, located at 206 Park St, Sth Melbourne, we offer in house bass repairs, excellent customer service and great gear…

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BENEDICT STEWART INSTRUMENTS

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A29 About Exhibitor: In the thriving cultural hub of Castlemaine, instrument makers operate alongside other significant artisans; writers, sculptors, painters, food-producers, metalworkers, hot-rodders , fabric-workers. Within this eclectic community, Benedict crafts guitars from the Baroque period to the early Twentieth century, and his own design….

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CAPARISON GUITAR COMPANY

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Electric Level Ground Floor. Stand About Exhibitor: Caparison Guitars are hand crafted boutique instruments made in Nagoya, Japan and to the highest quality and specification. It is our aim to make the highest possible quality, best sounding guitars that you will ever play. Guitar Show Highlights: The Caparison Guitar Company…

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CARGILL CUSTOM GUITARS

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A14 About the exhibitor: Merv Cargill was a favourite in the guitar community. His attention to detail and immense passion for producing instruments of the optimum tonality and finish made the Cargill name one that is now synonymous with the guitar industry. From his backyard…

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CILIA GUITARS

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Electric Level Ground Floor. Stands 29-30 About Exhibitor: For over 20 years Charles Cilia has been dedicated to the art of guitar making. A single minded focus and lifelong obsession with making guitars as inspirational, organic and 3 dimensional as possible. From travelling the world to handpick the finest tone…

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CLARKE & SEVERN ELECTRONICS

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Electric Floor Ground Level. Stand 16 About Exhibitor: Australian Distributors of Switchcraft Pro Audio, Broadcast and Guitar Products for over 16 years. Switchcraft are constantly adding new products to their range of tested guitar, microphone and musical instrument connectors and cables to premium quality direct boxes, I/O panels and Mic…

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CMC MUSIC

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Electric Floor Ground Level. Stand 75 About Exhibitor: CMC began with Ernie Ball/Music Man products.  Sterling by Music Man  was released in 2009 and their entry-level range of SUB guitars and basses followed soon after The Italian bass line, Markbass, has complimented the Ernie Ball/Music Man products perfectly. Markbass have…

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COLE CLARK GUITARS

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A3 Cole Clark Guitars are all solid timber guitars combining traditional build methods with state of the art technology and a natural pickup sound. Cole Clark are proudly made in Melbourne Australia!

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COLONIAL LEATHER

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Electric Floor Ground Level. Stand 10 About Exhibitor: Colonial Leather was born in March 1988, in a garage at the rear of a house in the Bendigo . From these humble beginnings, we developed a range of leather goods, including belts, gifts, souvenirs and musical instrument straps. To meet ever…

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CRANBOURNE MUSIC

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Electric Floor Ground Level. Stands 58-62 About Exhibitor: Cranbourne Music has two great locations in Victoria. Our Lynbrook Store located at 5/550 South Gippsland Highway Lynbrook is the largest musical instruments store in South East Victoria. Our Melbourne CBD Store located at 204 Latrobe Street, Melbourne and has all you…

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CUSTOM GUITAR WORKS

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Electric Floor Ground Level. Stand 35 About the exhibitor: Custom Guitar Works is Melbourne’s guitar paint specialist covering all aspects of guitar painting from smash work to restoration to special effects and all forms of artwork. CGW also provides quality service, general repairs, wiring, routing and all modifications on all…

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D. HOBAN GUITARS

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Acoustic Floor. Level one. Stand A32

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D’ADDARIO AUSTRALIA

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 2 & 65 Acosutic Floor. Level One. Stand A5 Brands on display: D’Addario Planet Waves Schecter Alvarez SKB Bose

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DELM GUITARS

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Electric Floor Ground Level. Stand 37   DELM Guitars creates a unique range of handcrafted guitars from the classic contours of the traditional style archtops to unique contemporary designs. The range of instruments include archtops, acoustic, semi-acoustic, electric and ukuleles. DELM guitars also design and build custom guitars to order…

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DIQUATTRO GUITARS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 37 About Exhibitor: I started building guitars in 1996 , I build all sorts of electric solid body hollow body carved guitars as well as 7 and 8 string extended rage guitars. I have a keen interest in building copies of Brian May’s Red special…

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DYNAMIC MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 78-81 This year Dynamic Music celebrates fifty continuous years of successfully supplying Australian musicians with fantastic instruments, recording gear and accessories. Visit our stand at MGS to see a fantastic range of guitars from Godin & Seagull, great amps and guitar electronics from Fishman, the…

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EASTGATE MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 71-72 About the exhibitor: Eastgate Music is dedicated to supplying the world’s finest instruments and musical equipment. We are a specialist independent retailer with particular focus on guitars, amplifiers, effects, audio, home recording, PA and related products. Our staff are some of the most experienced…

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EGM DISTRIBUTION

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 72 About Exhibitor: EGM imports and distributes premium guitar products, specialising in  the finest amplifiers FX Pedals, power supplies and guitar accessories. The EGM team share a common passion: the love of great guitar GEAR! They are dedicated musicians and gear-heads, with decades of knowledge,…

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EPIC GUITAR CHALLENGE

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 31A Guitar Gods and Masterpieces tv show and Birds Basement has teamed up with The EJ Whitten Foundation for prostate cancer for THE EPIC GUITAR SOLO CHALLENGE. Come and visit our stand to learn about the guitar players contest of a lifetime to win a…

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EVOLUTION MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 47-48 Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stands A6-A7 About Exhibitor: Now in its 3rd year, Evolution Music is now well established in the Southern corridor of Melbourne. With expanded Brands since the last MGS  customers have welcomed our relaxed atmosphere when visiting us and enjoyed the…

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FENDER AUSTRALIA

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 11-11B After more than 60 years of musical history, the name ‘Fender®‘ is synonymous with Rock’n’Roll. As well as creating innovative and exciting new musical products, Fender’s legendary electric guitars, basses, and amplifiers, including the Telecaster® and Stratocaster®, continue to be highly prized by today’s…

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FICAN GUITARS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 40 Stuart Monk from Fican Guitars is a Sydney based maker of handcrafted electric guitars. He began guitar making after an accident in which he damaged his left index finger. Following the accident, Stuart, who is also a solo acoustic artist, found it difficult to…

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FINE MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 7-8 About Exhibitor: Many of you will know the Fine Music of the past – a name synonymous as an icon of Melbourne’s retail print music industry for over 30 years. Originally established around 1960 by Rueben Fineberg, Fine Music grew over the following decades…

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GEORGE EVANS CUSTOM AMPLIFIERS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 40A George Evans Manufacture a range of Hand Crafted, Hand Wired Amplifiers to suit many styles of Guitar tone. The Amplifiers feature the best materials and parts available and many Custom made prototype transformers and Chokes were used in the development. Our Amplifiers are All…

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GH MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 1 Guitar Show Highlights: 1.       Suhr Guitars, Amps  & Pedals 2.       Carvin Amps 3.       Reverend Guitars 4.       Mesa Boogie Amps and Pedals 5.       Engl Amps 6.       Rickenbacker guitars 7.       Ibanez Guitars 8.       Schecter Guitars 9.       Spector Bass Guitars 10.   Ernie Ball Guitars & Basses 11.  …

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GLOVE AMPLIFIER CASES

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 38 About the Exhibitor: Glove Amplifier and Speaker Covers is an Australian owned business, operating from Castle Hill, NSW. We manufacture padded covers for most Guitar Amplifiers. Your amplifier is a valuable investment. Transporting it to gigs or rehearsals without the protection of a padded…

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GUITAR BUCKLE BUDDY

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 38 About Exhibitor: Guitar Buckle Buddy is your guitar accessory designed to cover your belt buckle so you never scratch the back of your guitar again. It is strong and light weight, and very easy to use. Guitar Buckle Buddy was made by myself in…

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GUITARS PLUS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 21-22

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HAMMOND AUSTRALIA – BERNIE’S MUSICLAND

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Electric Floor Ground Level. Stand 55

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HARVEY NORMAN BIG BUYS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 66 About the exhibitor: The Harvey Norman Group of companies sell musical instruments through the web site – www.harveynorman.com.au – through their Big Buys Stores in Springvale, Adelaide & Hobart and through The School Locker chain of retails stores in Queensland & NSW.  Experienced musical…

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INDEPENDENT MUSIC PRODUCTS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 23 About Exhibitor: Independent Music Products are the exclusive importer of Fractal Audio Systems products and Atomic Amplifiers. We also stock Mission Engineering and Free The Tone products. Guitar Show Highlights: Have a first-hand look and try of the: Fractal Audio Axe-Fx II XL+ Fractal…

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INNOVATIVE MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 56-57 About Exhibitor: Founded some 27 years ago, Innovative Music Australia represents some of the best known brands in Hi-Tech and DJ products from companies such as Novation, RME, Audient, MXL, Studio Logic, Guitar and Specialist Cables from Mogami.  In 2015 IMA has expanded the…

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JACARANDA MUSIC

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A2 About Exhibitor: Jacaranda Music, the Australian distributor for Sigma Guitars and Kala Brand Music has been in the music wholesale business since the mid 1980’s. We supply music retail stores in every state of Australia and focus on acoustic fretted instruments. Guitar Show Highlights:…

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JUST GUITARS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 25 About Exhibitor: With over four decades in the music industry, Just Guitars Australia is a family run business, dedicated to providing rare, vintage and collectable guitars to discerning buyers, at non-inflated prices – in other words, at prices you can actually afford. As well…

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KC’S ROCKSHOP

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 51-52 Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A4 About the exhibitor: KC’s Rockshop share a premises with Keyboard Corner in Boronia, opening in 1978 it is one of Melbourne’s longest established musical instrument stores. With specialist Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, AMP, PA, Keyboard, Synth, Piano and…

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KRCMAR GUITARS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 31

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LINE 6

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 41-43 Sunday August 7th 3.15pm Winners Circle Workshop Room. Level 1 Tone Made Pro Join Jon Beckx, Product Specialist for Line 6 Australia for an in depth look at how iconic guitarists like Stevie Ray Vaughan, Hendrix, Eddie Van Halen, James Hetfield and John Petrucci…

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MACRON MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 73 ABOUT THE EXHIBITOR: Macron Music has been serving the NSW Central Coast for over 25 years, and first opened on the Coast in the late 1970s. We started as an organ and keyboard specialist store in the main street of Gosford and gained community recognition for our range…

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MARSH ADVANTAGE INSURANCE

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 49 About Exhibitor: Marsh Advantage Insurance is a leading provider of insurance broking services for individuals and businesses across Australia. Marsh Advantage Insurance sits alongside Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking who currently hold the title of Australian ‘Large Broker of the Year’ (ANZIIF…

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MATON GUITARS

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stands A9-A10 Sunday August 7th midday Maton Custom Shop Seminar. Winners Circle Workshop Room. Level 1 As the head of Maton’s Custom Shop,  Andy Allen has the ability to build a guitar that will produce the sound that the customer has ordered and wants to hear…

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MATON MUSEUM

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Visitors to the Melbourne Guitar Show this year will have the opportunity to view Australian Guitar making history on the Maton Stand. A selection of incredibly rare Maton guitars will be on display including the very first Maton ever made in 1946 by Bill May, the founder of Maton Guitars….

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MELVILLE GUITARS

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About the exhibitor:Based in Brisbane, Chris Melville has built a reputation of excellence, as an artisan in his field.  With 28 years of experience as a custom guitar builder and repairer, he not only builds exquisitely  beautiful instruments but has also worked on most major factory brands. Whether acoustic or…

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MUSIC JUNCTION – CHAPMAN GUITARS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 67 About Exhibitor: Music Junction are a retailer for Chapman Guitars in Melbourne Australia. Shipping Australia wide. Music Junction has been dedicated to the art of making music for over 48 years.  Started as a music school, Music Junction is now one of Australia’s most…

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MUSIC SALES

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A28 About Exhibitor: “Music Sales is an international family of music enthusiasts spreading the love of all things music across all arenas, from entertainment to education, timeless classics to modern masterpieces. Music Sales is a print music business. It covers the production, marketing and sales…

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MUSICAL MERCHANDISERS

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A19 About the exhibitor: Visit our stand A19 for Barnes & Mullins Banjos, Mandolins, Ukuleles; La Bella Strings, Walden Guitars and more at the Melbourne Guitar Show! Established in 1965, Musical Merchandisers (MM) is one of Australia’s most respected and longest running distributors of Musical…

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MUSO

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 26 About Exhibitor: Muso is an online, community based marketplace for musical instruments, featuring new and used gear, from retail and private sellers. Muso’s mission is to make researching and selecting the correct equipment so easy, that it is difficult for users to make wrong…

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NORTHERN COLLEGE OF ARTS & TECHNOLOGY (NCAT)

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A29 About Exhibitor: NCAT is the only college in Australia to offer a formal qualification in Instrument making. This happens at both a Certificate III & IV level. Programs cover traditional woodcraft and high end manufacturing techniques. Student produce an electric guitar, acoustic guitar as…

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OAKHAM GUITAR TECHNOLOGY

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 83 About the exhibitor: Oakham Guitar Technology is a small Melbourne-based business specializing in custom built guitars and bespoke electronics. My passion for guitar building began in the mid-80s whilst at university and unable to afford anything with a half decent tone. I confidently set…

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OWEN RAY’S INTERNATIONAL MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 32-33 About the exhibitor: Owen Ray has been in the music retail / repair industry over 50 years and owned stores which have had large displays of vintage instruments and now he is selling off these at the show. For pre info, please call  0439832143…

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PAT’S MUSIC

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A1 About the exhibitor: Pat’s Music is a well known retailer from the south east suburbs of Melbourne. They will show a range of Sigma http://www.sigma-guitars.com/  & Breedlove acoustics http://breedlovemusic.com/ . You can also see some tasty Aria guitars too.

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PEAVEY ELECTRONICS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 4 Saturday August 6th 1.45 Winners circle Workshop Room. Level 1 Peavey’s History of Rock n Roll Join Michael Smith, Global Product Manager for Peavey Electronic MI Division to take you through the history of Rock’n’Roll and how a young passionate Hartley Peavey started his…

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PONY MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 13-15 About the exhibitor: PONY MUSIC  “Where Music is Made” – Total Music Complex located in Hallam, Victoria incorporating a large Retail Space, State of the Art Rehearsal Studios, Recording Studio, PA and Production Hire, Music Lessons and Repairs. Servicing the Amateur Musician right through…

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RAINBOW MUSIC

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A15 About Exhibitor: From the source the spring flowed with individual bubbles bursting into life, fizzing with energy. Journeying through stream and environment, feeding all life to return full season, nourished and begin anew. Rainbow Music is a translation for all to share of the…

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RICK FALKINER’S GUITAR CENTRE

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About Exhibitor: Rick Falkiner has been dealing fine and rare classical and flamenco guitars since the 1980’s. He also helps Australian luthiers export their guitars and is responsible for the Australian designed W Falkiner Lutherie classical guitar range. Guitar Show Highlights: William Falkiner Lutherie Classical guitars and a sample of…

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RIZZOLO GUITARS

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A31 About Exhibitor: Rizzolo Guitars – Tasmanian born Gary Rizzolo builds a wide range of instruments, from archtops, steel string, classical, ukuleles, electric guitars and basses. Known for 6 and 7-string archtops, he is passionate about acoustic instruments. Rizzolo likes working with highly figured varieties…

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RNS GUITARS & UKULELES

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 34 About the exhibitor: RNS Guitars and Ukuleles offers individual, bespoke stringed instruments, including a range of natural timber electric and acoustic guitars and ukuleles made by Richard Nichol-Smith in Buln Buln, near Warragul, 1 hour east of Melbourne. RNS acoustic guitars and ukuleles feature…

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ROLAND-BOSS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 68-70 Roland/BOSS Guitar Product Showcase Saturday August 6th 12:45pm Winners Circle Workshop Room. Level 1 Sunday August 7th 1:15pm Winners Circle Workshop Room. Level 1 Matt Walsham from Roland Australia demonstrates BOSS’ new range of Waza Craft premium pedals – telling the story behind their…

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RUBEN GUITARS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 19-20

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SHERLOCK AMPLIFIERS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 3 Saturday August 6th 2.45pm Winners Circle Workshop Room. Level 1 V3 High Voltage Foot Distortion Pedal For those that have longed for a Fat Head or a Grid 30 amp, Sherlock Amplifiers has come up with an affordable pedal design that has the same…

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SHOMA ACOUSTICS

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stand A30 About the exhibitor: Shoma Subotic is a Melbourne based luthier that produces acoustic guitars under the name of Shoma Acoustics. His mechanical background and passion for woodwork and music fused together and led him to a career in guitar making. Every Shoma Acoustics guitar…

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SOUTHERN TONEWOODS

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About the exhibitor: Southern Tonewoods is Australia’s leading supplier of luthier products. Stocking a full range of traditional timbers including master grade Italian spruce, Rosewood, Ebony, Cedar,  Snakewood, Calantis and Mahogany. Also a full range of tools and consumables including fret wire, nuts and saddles, bridges, bone bridge pins and…

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SUNBURST MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 84-85 About Exhibitor: Sunburst Music is a ‘must-visit’ destination for guitar players, bassists and collectors visiting Sydney’s beachside Eastern Suburbs. With strong industry involvement since the 1980’s, our guitars can be seen in the hands of such players as Keith Richards, Angus Young, Lenny Kravitz,…

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THE POLYGON GROUP

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THE RESOURCE CORPORATION

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 50 About Exhibitor: TRC is an Australian distributor of quality music, audio and audiovisual products supplying the Music, Broadcast, Production and Audiovisual industries. Guitar Show Highlights: K&M – quality German stands including the famous Heli guitar stands and mic stand accessories for smartphone and tablets….

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VASE AMPLIFIERS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 5-6 About Exhibitor: Victory Audiophonic Sound Equipment or VASE as it is known, is a Brisbane based guitar and bass amplification company who pride themselves on keeping things built here in Australia. With a focus on keeping the look and sound true to the original…

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VINMEN GUITARS

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 40 About Vinmen Guitars:Hi, my name is Vin Armeni and with my wife Lillian we would like to offer the guitar lovers our hand built quality electric guitars. . Vinmen guitars are built in our small workshop located in the western suburbs of Melbourne ….

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WAYNE JONES AUDIO

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 74 On stand performances/demos: Sat Aug 6 12.00 pm  Chris Bekker 1.00 pm Drew Deadman from Superheist 2.00 pm Chris Bekker, Drew Deadman, Wayne Jones Sunday Aug 7 12.00 pm  Chris Bekker 1.00 pm Drew Deadman from Superheist 2.00 pm Chris Bekker, Drew Deadman, Wayne…

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WEEKEND WARRIORS

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Want to get back into playing live music with like-minded people? The Weekend Warriors and Young Warriors Programs are all about having fun playing or singing in a band. The Programs provide the gear, the coaches and the CONCERT. You supply the talent and enthusiasm. Everything is provided including guitars,…

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WILDWOOD INSTRUMENTS

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Electric Floor. ground Level. Stand 36 About Exhibitor: Wildwood Instruments offers weekend ELECTRIC GUITAR MAKING COURSES in the beautiful countryside surrounding Daylesford, country Victoria. You can choose from our range of popular electric and bass guitar kits and be guided through the building process in our fully equipped workshop. Our…

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WIRELESS AUDIO

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 27 Sunday August 7th 2.15pm Winners Circle Workshop Room. Level 1 Top 8 reasons wireless guitar systems failed … until now! Featuring Matt Davies of Wireless Audio Pty Ltd with special guest Pyotr Belov of PRA Audio Systems, Wayne Jones and Jack Pantazis. Are you…

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YAMAHA ACOUSTIC

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Acoustic Floor. Level One. Stands A12- A13 About the exhibitor: Yamaha has been making musical instruments for over 125 years and world class guitars since the 1960’s. As well as providing some of music’s most prominent recording artists and performers with guitars, Yamaha is also the leader in providing acoustic,…

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YAMAHA MUSIC-VOX

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stand 53 Saturday August 6th 3.45 Winners Circle Workshop room. Level 1 Jimi Hocking Rocks with Yamaha and Vox Australian guitar icon Jimi Hocking (The Aströs, The Angels, Jimi the Human and Spectre 7, The Screaming Jets, Jimi Hocking’s Blues Machine), is here to talk about…

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ZENITH MUSIC

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Electric Floor. Ground Level. Stands 76-77 About Exhibitor: About Exhibitor: Zenith Music was established 1969 as a retail store in Perth, Western Australia. Today Zenith Music Imports supply retail stores across Australia as a distributor for the following international brands:- Cordoba guitars and ukuleles, Guild acoustic and electric guitars, Esteve…

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