ISSUE #123 - SEPT / OCT 2017

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In each issue we bring you video interviews with Australian and International artists, sample tracks, guitar video tutorials and style studies complete with tablature and backing tracks. There's also information on some of the latest guitar gear.

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Peter Walker
An interview with PETER WALKER - PART 1

Peter Walker was a founding of Bakery, an Australian progressive hard rock band that later featured vocalist Barry Leef and bassist Jackie Orszaczky.

After 6 years on the road, Peter migrated into the studio world via Charles Fisher and Trafalgar Studios where he began engineering albums, often with people he knew from his touring days. Much of that work was un-credited as his specialty was replacing existing parts (or beefing them up) for albums of well-known bands including 'Eagle Rock' (Daddy Cool), 'Hey True Blue' (John Williamson) and 'Khe Sahn' (Cold Chisel).

Other local acts Peter has engineered/produced include, Midnight Oil, Cold Chisel, Hoodoo Gurus, John Williamson, Air Supply, Tommy Emmanuel and Buffalo. He also did recordings for touring international acts like Elvis Costello, David Bowie, Police and Duran Duran while they were in Sydney.

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Kerryn Tolhurst
From The Vault: An Interview With Kerryn Tolhurst

A formidable presence in Australian folk, rock and roots music since the late 1960s, Kerryn Tolhurst has earned a reputation in his homeland and in North America as a distinctive and eloquent musician, a chart-topping songwriter, and a producer of note. Kerryn sprang to national attention in the 1970s as a defining member of Country Radio and The Dingoes. He penned top 40 hits "All Fired Up" for Pat Benetar, Man in the Middle for LRB, and memorable Australian hit "Way Out West".

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Slide Guitar with Steve Flack SLIDE GUITAR WITH STEVE FLACK

Steve presents an ongoing series covering slide guitar techniques. Inc. backing tracks and tab. This issue is Pt2 of a 'Cruel Sea' style study.
Slide Guitar

Masters oif Rock with Steve Flack MASTERS OF ROCK WITH STEVE FLACK

Each issue Steve presents a tutorial based on the style of a "Master of Rock Guitar". Included are backing tracks and tablature.
Masters of Rock

Improvising with Steve Flack IMPROVISING WITH STEVE FLACK

A question often asked is "How do you improvise?".
This issue is Part 2 in the style of the tune 'The Way You Look Tonight'. Includes tab, solo & backing tracks.
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