Abbe May (Aus)

Abbe May (Aus)

Abbe May is one of the strong women of the Australian music industry with much respect across radio, blogs and venues around the country.

Abbe spent her late teens and early twenties per…

Albert Lee (UK)

Albert Lee (UK)

Albert Lee is one of the most respected and renowned guitarists in music history, having worked with The Everly Brothers, Eric Clapton, Emmylou Harris and The Cricketts over his long and illustr…

Aurora Guitar Ensemble (Aus)

Aurora Guitar Ensemble (Aus)

The Aurora Guitar Ensemble was founded in 2007 and comprises passionate and dedicated past and present classical guitar students of Dr Paul Svoboda (Director).

In recent years the Aurora…

Beijing Guitar Duo (China)

Beijing Guitar Duo (China)

Composed of guitarist Meng Su and Yameng Wang, the Beijing Guitar Duo has performed throughout Europe, Asia, and North America. This past season took them to countries such as G…

Chrystian Dozza (Brazil)

Chrystian Dozza (Brazil)

Chrystian Dozza is one of the leading lights of the new generation of Brazilian instrumental musicians, a brilliant young guitarist/composer whose talents have been widely displayed and re…

Derek Gripper (South Africa)

Derek Gripper (South Africa)

It took Derek Gripper untold hours of painstaking work to transcribe note-for-note the complex compositions of Malian kora player Toumani Diabaté and find a way of playing them on classical six-…

Grigoryan Brothers (Aus)

Grigoryan Brothers (Aus)

Although regarded as Australia’s finest guitar duo performing much of the instrument’s standard classical repertoire, the Grigoryan Brothers’, Slava & Leonard’s passion is to expand th…

Hana & Jessie Lee (Aus)

Hana & Jessie Lee (Aus)

Hana and Jessie-Lee are a power house duo who blend brassy wayward twang with delicate country and soul inflections, leading a seasoned band of Bad Habits that reinforce the eclectic sound they’…

Heath Cullen (Aus)

Heath Cullen (Aus)

Heath Cullen hails from the hills surrounding the tiny rural village of Candelo in South Eastern New South Wales, a far flung corner of the world that he still calls home. His 2013 album The Sti…

Kaki King (USA)

Kaki King (USA)

Hailed by Rolling Stone as “a genre unto herself,” composer and guitarist Kaki King is a true iconoclast. Over the past 12 years the Brooklyn-based artist has released 8 extraordinarily diverse …

Kelly Menhennett (Aus)

Kelly Menhennett (Aus)

Singer, songwriter and ex-winemaker, Kelly was born and bred amongst vineyards in South Australia's Riverland region. Blessed with an unassuming soulful, gritty voice, her roots/soul/alt-country…

Marc Ribot (USA)

Marc Ribot (USA)

Marc Ribot (pronounced REE-bow) is one of the world’s leading guitarists, composers and collaborators. Well known for his work with the legendary Tom Waits “Guitarist Marc Ribot helped Tom Waits…

Marko Topchii (Ukraine)

Marko Topchii (Ukraine)

Marko Topchii was born to a family of musicians in Kiev, Ukraine and is started studying guitar at the age of four. Marko has won more than 50 awards in international guitar worldwide. Among the…

Martha Masters (USA)

Martha Masters (USA)

Martha Masters first achieved international recognition in 2000 when she won first prize in the Guitar Foundation of America International Concert Artist Competition. That same year she also won…

Pedro Javier Gonzalez (Spain)

Pedro Javier Gonzalez (Spain)

Pedro Javier González is one of the most versatile guitarists and composers in Spain. He has released eleven albums, produced and collaborated with artists from varied disciplines including Yosh…

Richard Smith (USA)

Richard Smith (USA)

Richard started playing the guitar at age five and has never looked back. Focusing early on with the fingerstyle guitar of Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed, he began transcribing classical music, jazz…

Stefan Hauk (Aus)

Stefan Hauk (Aus)

Blues lead guitarist come singer/songwriter Stefan Hauk is one of Australia’s brightest future beacons for blues music. At just 22 years of age he’s already received praise from some of the worl…

The Family Bushdance (Aus)

The Family Bushdance (Aus)

The Family Bushdance live music podcast, recorded monthly in front of a raucous audience and led by local favourite Max Savage, plays host to singers, storytellers, balladeers and many of Adelai…

The Turner Brown Band (Aus/US)

The Turner Brown Band (Aus/US)

The Turner Brown Band is a collaboration between Australian slide guitarist and music producer Dom Turner and Ohio based vocalist and lap-slide guitar sensation Nikki D Brown.

Nikki was …

The Yearlings (Aus)

The Yearlings (Aus)

Two guitars, two voices.

Quiet, intimate, raw and powerful, producing a new strain of acoustic music, distilling Americana through the filtyer of distinctly Australian life

Robyn…

Tony McManus (Scotland)

Tony McManus (Scotland)

Tony McManus has come to be recognised throughout the world as the leading guitarist in Celtic Music. From early childhood his twin obsessions of traditional music and acoustic guitar have worke…

Vladimir Gorbach (Russia)

Vladimir Gorbach (Russia)

Internationally acclaimed guitarist Vladimir Gorbach has captivated audiences across Europe, Japan, Australia, the United States and his native country of Russia.

His international succe…

Wanderers (Aus)

Wanderers (Aus)

Emerging from Adelaide’s rich songwriting scene, soulful rockers ‘Wanderers’ have cemented their place within the local industry for their captivating live show and musicianship that has transla…