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MELBOURNE SYNTH FESTIVAL INTERVIEW: BEATRICE

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Melbourne Synth Show News    //    Post Date - November 21, 2018

Beatrice is an artist that carries you deep into the textured soundscapes of her cinematic bass music. A vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and electronic producer from Melbourne, she has an artistic bipolarity and sophistication that weaves itself through every beat, bar and polyrhythm. She creates compelling and intimate music with a gritty distorted edge that immediately…

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XAVIER RUDD INTERVIEW: OPENING FOR SUGARMAN

Posted in Interviews    //    Post Date - November 20, 2018

AM’s Greg Phillips chats to Xavier Rudd about supporting Rodriguez on the legendary musician’s upcoming A Day On The Green 2019 dates The musical journey of Sixto Rodriguez is one of contemporary music’s greatest tales. The Detroit-raised musician’s two classic 70s folk albums were largely ignored in America, despite being…

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MELBOURNE SYNTH FESTIVAL: EMAH FOX INTERVIEW

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Melbourne Synth Show News    //    Post Date - November 18, 2018

Emah Fox will be performing at the Melbourne Synth Festival Opening Night Concert on Friday 23 November 7pm-11pm and she’ll back back for another set on Saturday November 24. Ahead of her MSF appearances, Emah spoke to Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips Emah Fox describes her music as “High Intensity Synth…

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SIX QUIX WITH BUTTERFINGERS’ EVIL EDDIE

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 14, 2018

After a massive 2018, which has already seen Aussie hiphop royalty Butterfingers release new music, the guys have also announced the 15 Years of Fatboys Australian tour. The epic run kicks off on March 1, 2019 at The Villa in Noosa, before moving through to the Gold Coast, Brisbane, Wollongong,…

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JORDAN RUDESS: FROM BACH TO ROCK TO AUSTRALIA

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - November 9, 2018

Jordan Rudess is best known as the keyboardist/multi-instrumentalist extraordinaire for platinum-selling Grammy- nominated prog rock band, Dream Theater and he’s on his way to Australia to perform his acclaimed solo show Bach to Rock: A Musician’s Journey. Fans can expect dazzling performances of material ranging from George Gershwin, David Bowie and John…

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MELBOURNE SYNTH FESTIVAL INTERVIEW: CHIARA KICKDRUM

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Melbourne Synth Show News    //    Post Date - November 6, 2018

Chiara Costanza (aka Chiara Kickdrum) is an Italian born, Melbourne based composer, producer, music educator and DJ. Her artistic appreciation and blend of music disciplines allow her to produce an eclectic range of musical outcomes. Classically trained in piano in Italy and later exposed to electronic music after moving to…

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MATT CORBY: RAINBOW VALLEY INTERVIEW

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

Late last week singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist MATT CORBY released his second album, RAINBOW VALLEY. It’s a joyous, feel-good affair, the consequence of Matt’s state of mind at being a new father, a resourceful collaboration with his musical soul mates and soaking up the surrounding geological beauty of northern New…

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MELBOURNE SYNTH FESTIVAL INTERVIEW: SERGIO SELIM

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Melbourne Synth Show News    //    Post Date - November 1, 2018

Sergio Selim is a music producer, writer, performer, multi-instrumentalist, DJ and all -round musician who spends his time between his hometown of Sydney and Los Angeles. His musical journey began at the young age of 4 when he discovered the piano and classically studied the instrument well into his teens….

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MELBOURNE SYNTH FESTIVAL INTERVIEW: SADIVA

Posted in Artists, Interviews, Melbourne Synth Show News    //    Post Date - October 31, 2018

Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips chats to #MSF2018 artist Sadiva. She’s only a few years into her career, having started producing in 2015 but since then, Sadiva has emerged as one of Melbourne’s integral players in the sampling/beats scene. She’s toured North America, Japan & recently played the Melbourne International Jazz…

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COOKIN’ ON 3 BURNERS: Lab Experiments Vol 2 Interview Part 2-The Gear

Posted in Artists, Interviews    //    Post Date - October 30, 2018

In part 2 of our 2 part interview, Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips catches up with Jake and Dan from Cookin’ On 3 Burners to talk about the gear used in the creation of their new album, Lab Experiments Vol. 2. Melbourne-based Hammond organ trio Cookin’ On 3 Burners are Jake Mason (organ),…

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