Spotlight: David Potter of Stand Atlantic

PLAYS IN: Stand Atlantic
SOUNDS LIKE: Punchy pop-punk for energy drink ads
LATEST DROP: Pink Elephant (LP out now via Hopeless)

What’s your current go-to guitar?
I’m playing a Fender Jazzmaster that I picked up from a pawn shop that I used to work at in Burwood. When it first came in it was incredibly cheap and was all I could afford at the time – it wasn’t in great condition and took a lot of love to get into good playing order, but now with a few mods it’s in top shape, and it sounds and plays amazingly.

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Ellie Robinson
Editor-at-Large, Australian Guitar Magazine

Ellie Robinson is an Australian writer, editor and dog enthusiast with a keen ear for pop-rock and a keen tongue for actual Pop Rocks. Her bylines include music rag staples like NME, BLUNT, Mixdown and, of course, Australian Guitar (where she also serves as Editor-at-Large), but also less expected fare like TV Soap and Snowboarding Australia. Her go-to guitar is a Fender Player Tele, which, controversially, she only picked up after she'd joined the team at Australian Guitar. Before then, Ellie was a keyboardist – thankfully, the AG crew helped her see the light…