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CORROSION OF CONFORMITY: MIKE DEAN INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 8, 2018

Corrosion of Conformity – MIKE DEAN interview by Baz Bardoe For almost four decades North Carolina hard rockers Corrosion of Conformity have commanded respect from both their fans and peers. In January this year they released yet another powerful album No Cross No Crown. AM’s Baz Bardoe recently spoke to…

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NAMM 2018: NEW EASTMAN ELECTRICS, ACOUSTICS & MANDOLINS

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Electric Guitars, Gear, Other Fretted    //    Post Date - February 6, 2018

“When it comes to building a guitar, there is a big difference between assembly and artistry. If history has taught us anything, it is that there is no substitute for skilled craftsmanship. At Eastman, each instrument is given the attention to detail required to ensure that it reaches its maximum…

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NEWTON FAULKNER INTERVIEWED BY OPAL OCEAN

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 6, 2018

UK singer songwriter Newton Faulkner has just released his 6th album Hit The Ground Running. Newton will be touring Australia in April, including performances at Bluesfest. Nadav and Alex, of Melbourne instrumental duo Opal Ocean sat down with Newton at Melbourne’s Corner Hotel (where he’ll also be playing in April)…

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PERFORMANCE: NEWTON FAULKNER – HIT THE GROUND RUNNING

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - February 6, 2018

UK singer songwriter Newton Faulkner has just released his 6th album Hit The Ground Running. Newton will be touring Australia in April, including performances at Bluesfest, Byron Bay and The Corner Hotel in Melbourne where we captured him performing the title track from his new album.

Check out all of the Australian tour dates here: http://www.newtonfaulkner.com/

Watch Melbourne duo Opal Ocean interview Newton here: https://www.australianmusician.com.au/

Photos by Jason Rosewarne

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NAMM 2018: MOHINI DEY INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 5, 2018

Indian bass prodigy Mohini Dey first picked up the bass at age three and was playing professionally by age ten. She became a global YouTube sensation and caught the eyes and ears of notable musicians worldwide such as Steve Vai, Stu Hamm, Tony McAlpine, Dean Brown, and more who have…

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NAMM 2018: BOSS GT-1000 GUITAR EFFECTS PROCESSOR

Posted in Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - February 5, 2018

At NAMM 2018 Austin Sandick guides us through the features of the GT-100O at the Boss booth. Delivering unmatched sound quality and musical expression, the GT-1000 ushers in a new era of performance in amp/effects processors. This premium tone machine debuts the groundbreaking new AIRD (Augmented Impulse Response Dynamics) technology,…

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NAMM 2018: BOSS KATANA-AIR WIRELESS GUITAR AMP

Posted in Amplifiers, Gear    //    Post Date - February 4, 2018

Meet the Katana-Air, the world’s first totally wireless guitar amplifier. Featuring new cutting-edge wireless guitar technology developed by BOSS, the Katana-Air gives you the freedom to jam and practice without hassling with guitar cables. And with support for battery operation, there’s no need to plug into AC either, so you…

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NAMM 2018: STERLING BALL & STEVE MORSE ON MUTUAL ADMIRATION SOCIETY

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - February 4, 2018

Ernie Ball Music Man supremo Sterling Ball and guitar legend Steve Morse sit down with Australian Musician editor Greg Phillips to talk about Sterling’s new album Mutual Admiration Society which features John Ferraro & Jim Cox, with special guests: Steve Lukather (Toto), Steve Morse (Deep Purple, Dixie Dregs, Kansas), John…

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NAMM 2018: ROLAND VR730 ORGAN/PIANO/SYNTH

Posted in Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - February 3, 2018

Roland Australia’s Mark Watson demonstrates the new Roland VR730 at NAMM 2018. https://www.roland.com/au/

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NAMM 2018: ROLAND RD2000 MASTER KEYBOARD & STAGE PIANO

Posted in Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - February 3, 2018

Roland Australia’s Mark Watson demonstrates the new Roland flagship master keyboard and stage piano, the RD2000 at NAMM 2018. https://www.roland.com/au/

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