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Quick Questions With Avalanche

Quick Questions With Avalanche

Avalanche are a 4 piece hard rock band from Western Sydney playing heart-racing, gut-busting, roof crashing, fast-paced Rock ‘N Roll sent directly from the devil himself … to brighten your day. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With VAYA

Quick Questions With VAYA

The White Wolf Legend

Her spirit is screaming and blowing on the stage. She is the drums and her soul rises up through the sacred fire of music. Its a powerful rock shaking by war back singers. A live show managed by a strong and sensual female voice supported by psychedelic guitar vibes and robust percussions.

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Quick Questions With Deitre

Quick Questions With Deitre

DEITRE is a provocative new wave Glam Rock duo rooted in NYC, drenched in its cultural revolution. Richie Bee leads this all-out sensory experience with a striking, charismatic stage presence, fusing artful androgyny with a piercing vibrato and heartfelt lyrics in dramatic fashion.

What may at first seem like an unlikely pairing, guitarist and producer Peter Savad creates a perfect melodic and aesthetic balance with his love for simple, stripped down rock and roll. As a result, this art-rock power-pop pair develop a space that feels less like another rock band, and more like an all-encompassing queer-empowered troupe of socially entwined, gender-blended performers. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With Guitar Noodle

Quick Questions With Guitar Noodle

I’ve been asked to do this a number of times now, so this week’s Quick Questions is with Guitar Noodle. I’ve spoken personally to some of my followers but I realise many of you don’t know who I am. It’s time to change that. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With On Better Terms

Quick Questions With On Better Terms

Fusing groovy melodies and jazz driven rhythms with harsh yells and spoken word vocals, On Better Terms are a hard band to categorise. They have just released a new full-length record called Waves. Please go check it out on Spotify!

I caught up with Alex Rincon (guitar) and Alex Kershner (bass) to ask them the Guitar Noodle Quick Questions. Continue reading →

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Meet The Makers – Fortin Amplification

Meet The Makers – Fortin Amplification

Fortin Amplification is undoubtedly one of the biggest names in the metal guitar scene at the moment. Need an incredibly high quality, hand-built amp? A new pedal to add to your board? An amp plugin for recording with? Choose something with the Fortin name on it and you won’t be disappointed.

I was lucky enough to grab five minutes of their time for this week’s Meet The Makers. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With InVase

Quick Questions With InVase

InVase is the solo project masterminded by Ian Shuirr. Ian used to play drums for a band called Straight Line Stitch but stopped when he found out his wife was pregnant.  So, also being a guitar player, he started teaching himself how to record and InVase was born. I recently caught up with him to ask him the Guitar Noodle Quick Questions and talk about the gear he used on some of his tracks. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With Rozu

Quick Questions With Rozu

Rozu, a post-hardcore band from Denver, are currently taking the scene by storm. David Sundine took the time to speak to me for the latest Quick Questions. Continue reading →

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Meet The Makers – Balaguer Guitars

Meet The Makers – Balaguer Guitars

I know how many of you are gear nerds, so with Meet The Makers I speak to the people behind the brands try to get to know them better.

This week, I speak to Joe Balaguer from Balaguer Guitars. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With LoveSick Radio

Quick Questions With LoveSick Radio

Bringing together a distinctive blend of unapologetic rock guitar, coupled with pop melodies and a little hip-hop swagger, LoveSick Radio have created a fresh sound all their own.

I caught up with David, Glenn and Matt B to ask them the Guitar Noodle Quick Questions. Continue reading →

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