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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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MARK ‘TONY CHAMPAGNE’ SHANNON (THE OFFTOPICS) – GUITAR

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - November 10, 2018

After a massive 12-months, the release of Melbourne’s brokers of groove The Offtopics debut self-titled EP is on the horizon, completing the comic-style story they started back in September 2017. The eponymous EP, dubbed Back On The Zine, has been almost three years in the making and since the release…

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ANTH NEKICH (WARBIRDS) – GUITAR

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - November 10, 2018

Melbourne rockers Warbirds are gearing up for a massive summer, kicking it off with the release off their soaring rock ballad My Symphony, the second from their sophomore EP Control. Recorded at Coloursound Studios, and mixed and co-produced with Mat Robins, the powerful track is the perfect song to take…

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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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STEVE FORSS (THAT GOLD STREET SOUND) – DRUMS

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - November 9, 2018

Melbourne groove makers That Gold Street Sound are releasing the second single, Rain, from their forthcoming long-player, Trick Of The Light, which is due for release early 2019. A follow on their first single Only Lonely, which hit the airwaves back in August, Rain is a gorgeous soulful track that…

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MAXON – KEYBOARDS

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - November 9, 2018

Emerging pop queen MAXON is an artist from the Mornington Peninsula, currently shaking audiences across the state with her trademark vocal and boundless song-writing talents. MAXON recently announced her new single History, a powerful pop rock belter that reflects on a period of cyclic grieving, it’s out now. To accompany…

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HELEN CATTANACH (MOLER) – BASS

Posted in Artist Profiles, Artists    //    Post Date - November 8, 2018

Recently Melbourne’s 90s-era alt rock fans rejoiced at the news that the original members of dynamic post-punk pop trio, Moler, are celebrating 25 years since they first formed with a special one-off reunion show in Melbourne. Gracing the stage of The Curtin Hotel in Carlton on Friday November 23 will be founding members Helen Cattanach…

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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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