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
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.
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.
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.
POSTED BY ROB ON Sep 17, 2015 IN Uncategorized | 1 COMMENTS
GH Music has announced its next round of Weekend Warriors with coach Paul Norton. As is usual the JAM will be held at Hardiman's Hotel, Kensington on Saturday, October 10 from 2pm. The Big Gig is scheduled at Richmond's Central Club on Sunday, November 15. More news shortly. If you haven't already done so, Go online to register your interest here
Weekend Warriors features in Australian Guitar magazine
POSTED BY ROB ON Sep 11, 2015 IN Uncategorized | 0 COMMENTS
Check out the great article in Australian Guitar magazine this month and the feature video from Learn 2 Play - it follows a round right from the JAM to the big gig and the rehearsals in between. Follow the journey. when Paul Christie takes a group from start-to-finish.
POSTED BY ROB ON Sep 2, 2015 IN Uncategorized | 0 COMMENTS
The long awaited return of Weekend Warriors to Brookvale has been announced. Mall Music will host the Jam on September 27th at 1pm at the Warringah Mall Community Centre. Mondo Rock legend, Paul Christie will bring his considerable coaching skills to the party for this round. Full details of Music Music Weekend Warriors click here
POSTED BY ROB ON Aug 6, 2015 IN Uncategorized | 0 COMMENTS
The NSW August Newsletter was sent to NSW-based Warriors today. If you missed yours, you can read an online copy via this link: http://goo.gl/ghB4El
POSTED BY ROB ON Jul 23, 2015 IN Uncategorized | 0 COMMENTS
Dates have been set for two more programs in Caringbah and Newcastle. In Caringbah the next round hosted by Beat of the Shire kicks off with the JAM on Sunday, Aug 16th, 2:30pm at Kareela Golf Club, 1 Bates Drive, Kareela. This will be followed by the Big Gig - September 27th, also at 2:30pm Kareela Golf Club. In Newcastle the next round to be hosted by Muso's Corner will host the JAM at the store on Tuesday, September 1st and the gig will be Sunday, October 11th at the Northern Star Hotel, 112 Beaumont st Hamilton Get online and register, we'll keep you updated.