Month: October 2015
The Best Music Shop Inaugural JAM Monday Nov 2nd!
POSTED BY ROB ON Oct 26, 2015 IN Uncategorized | 0 COMMENTS
[caption id="attachment_1234" align="aligncenter" width="605"] The plush Retro Bar, venue for the inaugural The Best Music Shop, Weekend Warriors jam[/caption] Our newest host store in Brisbane, The Best Music Shop in Jindalee is hosting its first ever JAM on November 2. It is conveniently located for people in the south and southwest. Taking place at the Retro Bar at 2071 Moggil Rd, Kenmore, doors will open at 6 30, with the jam kicking off somewhere between 7 and 7.30 latest. Your Warriors' coach for this run will be musician, educator and former drummer of New Zealand rock band Dragon Kerry Jacobson, who also performs ...
Riverstock 2015 only a few weeks away
POSTED BY ROB ON Oct 23, 2015 IN Uncategorized | 0 COMMENTS
South Australia's annual Riverstock event is nearly here! Featuring Weekend Warrior bands and special guests, Riverstock runs for three days on the banks of the beautiful Murray River. Riverstock dates this year are November 13, 14 and 15, beginning at 6pm on the Friday and finishing up at 8.30pm on the Sunday. Featured bands this year include Lazy Eye, The Timbers and The Rustlers. It's only $33 for a weekend pass and $50 for camping/weekend entry. Visit www.riverstock.org for more information
Weekend Warriors: A First-Hand Account
POSTED BY ROB ON Oct 19, 2015 IN Uncategorized | 0 COMMENTS
From the Australian Musician magazine archives: After more than two decades in music media it was finally time for Australian Musician Editor Greg Phillips to view life from the other side of the stage. In the winter of 2009, he signed up for a Weekend Warriors program and lived to tell his tale. Click here to read Greg's fascinating first-hand account of his experience.
New Brisbane Location at The Best Music Shop
POSTED BY ROB ON Oct 5, 2015 IN Uncategorized | 0 COMMENTS
We are pleased to announce another host store in Brisbane, The Best Music Shop in Jindalee. It is conveniently located for people in the south and southwest. We're pleased to announce our Brisbane based coach, Kerry Jacobson (Dragon, Mondo Rock) is taking the reins once again. The initial JAM hosted by The Best Music Shop will be on Monday November 2 at the Retro Bar, 2071 Moggill Road Kenmore - at the moment the Big Gig is scheduled for December 6.
Mall Music Brookvale Will Hold a Second JAM
POSTED BY ROB ON Oct 1, 2015 IN Uncategorized | 0 COMMENTS
Mall Music Brookvale held a successful JAM on Sunday, 27th with 18 mainly guitarists and singers, signing up for a round. But they're a bit short of bass players and drummers to complete the bands, so calling all bass players and drummers, come along and join us at a second jam on Sunday 11 October at the Warringah Community Centre. The round will get underway very shortly thereafter, with the Big Gig re-scheduled for 8 November Check out the Mall Music site for more details.