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ORIANTHI ANNOUNCES NEW SOLO ALBUM

ORIANTHI ANNOUNCES NEW SOLO ALBUM

Orianthi at She Rocks Awards NAMM Show 2019 Australian born recording artist and acclaimed guitarist, Orianthi has announced the release of her new album, “O” on November 6, 2020 via Frontiers Music Srl. This will be Orianthi’s first new studio album in seven years and her first new music as a solo artist in six years. The first single, ‘Sinners Hymn’ is out now. Watch the lyric video HERE “The album O is a very inspired album….kept things pretty raw and didn’t overthink it. Marti [Frederiksen, producer, mixer, songwriter] and I wanted to create a unique sound and vibe with every track and we experimented a lot with synths...

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Ringo Starr, Slash Gear Up for Morrison Hotel Gallery Virtual Festival

Ringo Starr, Slash Gear Up for Morrison Hotel Gallery Virtual Festival

Charity fest is in support of MusiCares and NIVA By  CLAIRE SHAFFER  Morrison Hotel Gallery and Rolling Live Studios will be hosting (De)Tour, a day-long virtual charity festival in association with MusiCares and NIVA, on Saturday, August 15th. The lineup for the virtual event includes performances by Ringo Starr, Linda Perry, Slash, Gavin Rossdale, Macy Gray, Sean Lennon, Jesse Malin, Cheap Trick, Taylor Momsen, Badflower, John Oates, David Johansen, Billy Gibbons, Darryl McDaniels (a.k.a. DMC), Gilby Clarke, Donita Sparks, Matt Sorum, Lzzy Hale, Bluebonnets, Charlotte Muhl, David Ramirez, Al Barr, Eve Monsees, Scream, Haley Reinhart, Joseph Arthur, Kathy Valentine, Lenny Kaye, Mickey Thomas, Mike Flanigin,...

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VANESSA AMOROSI: ‘THE BLACKLISTED COLLECTION’ INTERVIEW

VANESSA AMOROSI: ‘THE BLACKLISTED COLLECTION’ INTERVIEW

  Vanessa Amorosi first came to our attention as the teenage pop sensation who blew us away in the year 2000 with her huge vocal performance on the hit single ‘Absolutely Everybody’, off her platinum selling debut album The Power. That album notched up six nominations at the ARIA awards and led to her singing “Heroes Live Forever” at the opening of the 2000 Sydney Olympics to great acclaim before a global TV viewing audience of billions.     Two decades and several acclaimed albums down the track, Vanessa remains one of Australia’s most exciting singers. Known for her dynamic...

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Dream Theater Guitarist John Petrucci’s New Solo Project Features Ex-Bandmate Mike Portnoy

Dream Theater Guitarist John Petrucci’s New Solo Project Features Ex-Bandmate Mike Portnoy

Credit Christa Titus   Larry DiMarzio John Petrucci John Petrucci, guitarist for progressive rock band Dream Theater, will release his first solo album in 15 years, Terminal Velocity, later this summer — and his former bandmate, Mike Portnoy, performed all of the drums. Terminal Velocity (Sound Mind Music/The Orchard) follows Petrucci’s debut solo effort, 2005’s Suspended Animation. It marks the first time he and Portnoy recorded together in over a decade, as well as the first since Portnoy departed Dream Theater. “Having Mike play drums on this record was really special for me, and he did an absolutely incredible job navigating the various styles...

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MISSED OUR ISO MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW? WATCH IT HERE!

MISSED OUR ISO MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW? WATCH IT HERE!

On Make Music Day (June 21) this year, Australian Musician magazine online presented a very special virtual version of the Melbourne Guitar Show featuring some of Australia’s finest exponents of the guitar and other fretted instruments. The two hour show is now viewable on the Australian Musician Youtube Channel and Facebook page … and right here as well Here’s the running order:Jeremy BarnesLucas MichailidisNick CharlesJoshua BattenThe Thin White UkesPhil ManningDennis Jones (USA)Anna SciontiMike ElringtonFiona BoyesLloyd SpiegelChris BieniekKing CanyonGeoff Achison & Roger McLachlanSimon GardnerOpal Ocean The Melbourne Guitar Show has a rich history of entertaining punters with live performances, demos and offering a huge array...

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