Melbourne, Australia – Australian Musician Magazine in association with Roller Coaster Productions, the Australian Music Association and NAMM have announced the debut of the highly anticipated Melbourne International Guitar Night. The event will take place Wednesday August 15th at the Toff in Town in Melbourne CBD and tickets are now available.

The Melbourne International Guitar Night is a monthly celebration of the guitar. A leading showcase of contemporary guitar virtuosity in Australia. A trailer for the event is available here:

Performing at the debut Melbourne International Guitar Night is Austrian modern fingerstyle powerhouse Thomas Leeb, Melbourne based flamenco trio Malcura, Brisbane acoustic innovator Van Larkins and Melbourne blues/rock sensation Janine Marshall.

The event is brought to you by the Australian Production team behind the acclaimed music documentary Acoustic Uprising. Filmmaker Drew Roller, a self-confessed “guitar fanatic” from Melbourne, is on a mission to share the “astounding virtuosity” he witnessed during the filming of the documentary which was crowdfunded on Kickstarter, shot on 4 continents and released on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital HD earlier this year.

GRAB YOUR TICKETS FOR THE MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL GUITAR NIGHT HERE!