MELBOURNE GUITAR NIGHT SHOWCASE WITH THOMAS LEEB, MALCURA, VAN LARKINS & JANINE MARSHALL Tickets
7:00pm, Wed 15 August, 2018
THE TOFF IN TOWN, MELBOURNE, VIC
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Tickets $15.00. Doors 7.00PM.
THE DEBUT MELBOURNE GUITAR NIGHT
The Melbourne Guitar Show, Australian Music Association and Australian Musician are pleased to bring you an absolute firecracker of a line up to celebrate the first ever MIGN.
Headlining is Austrian acoustic virtuoso Thomas Leeb who brings his powerhouse brand of modern fingerstyle guitar to Australian shores for the first time ever. With over 4 million views on Youtube, Leeb is known for his groove driven percussive compositions and as one of the forefathers of modern acoustic techniques. Thomas is supported by a range of modern acoustic and flamenco metal from across Australia.
Austrian acoustic virtuoso Thomas Leeb brings his powerhouse brand of modern fingerstyle guitar to Australian shores for the first time ever. With over 4 million views on Youtube, Leeb is a true pioneer of the acoustic guitar with decades at the forefront of modern percussive fingerstyle. "What Thomas does on an acoustic shouldn't be legal" - Guthrie Govan
Malcura are an exhilarating acoustic trio from Melbourne with a distinctive sound that fuses Flamenco instrumentation with Latin rhythms and a Rock'n'roll mentality. Weaving intricate arrangements with virtuoso musicianship, their performances are alive with spirit and gusto. Voted "Best Global/Reggae Album" in the 2016 Age Music Victoria Awards.
Australia's number 1 modern acoustic guitarist... Van Larkins exudes a rare balance of expression and technique. A meticulous craftsman, his music is an inspiring mix of rich textures and soundscapes. A true master of the instrument. "Sheds new light to the term ear candy" - Phil Emmanuel
Guitarist and singer, Janine Marshall, plays groove driven old school guitar interpretations and complex originals. Her music is a combination of soulful, rich-toned vocals mixed with virtuosic guitar technique.