Interview: Osaka Punch

Hey I’m Reggie, I play bass in Osaka Punch. I’ve played bass for roughly 18 years now, been in a lot of different bands along the way, tried my hand at the session muso thing, which was a fun time, but have happily played in Osaka Punch for the last 4 years now, and am Continue Reading

Interview: Glitoris

So, Glitoris are we deliberately being provocative? Yes, we deliberately provocative. Why not? We’ve got to get people to think about some shit. Otherwise it’s just boring going about their everyday jobs, not realizing that there’s a lot of fucking work to do.  Why do you think female anatomy is particularly provocative? It’s just a Continue Reading

Interview: My Maton Collection by Wadih Hanna

Made In Australia: My Maton Collection by Wadih Hanna  Made in Australia: My Maton Collection is a Maton book featuring the best collection of vintage Maton guitars on the planet.   A guitar collector’s journey covering instruments by Australian guitar maker Maton, representing every vintage and collectible model made. Its a beautiful book showcasing some Continue Reading

Sydney Guitar Festival Interviews: Derek Gripper

The remarkable South African guitarist Derek Gripper transcribes more music from West Africa’s kora masters for guitar to stunning effect.  In his current album, Libraries on Fire, Gripper takes on further works from the great kora maestros; Toumani Diabaté, Ballaké Sissoko and Sekou Batourou Kouyate. Gripper conjures anew a centuries-old ancient African musical heritage, interpreting complex kora Continue Reading

Sydney Guitar Festival Interviews: Brian Campeau

After receiving rave reviews from his sold out SGF2017 performance, Canadian born but Aussie based Brian Campeau will reprise his ‘Get Blind With Brian!’ show. A unique performance featuring his complex playing and long, sorrowful vocals, all mixed into his odd sense of humour. Prepare to really listen to Brian. You’ll have no choice as the audience is Continue Reading