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  Salvagecon is happening!

28/08/2015 03:34 PM
Posted by Talicorn

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SalvageCon 2.0 is happening on Saturday, November 14!


LET'S GO!


For more info, go check out their Fb page at
https://www.facebook.com/salvagecon?fref=ts


  Great Southern Swag #2: Weekly Oatstralian Goodness

26/08/2015 10:38 PM
Posted by Taillesskangaru

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Hiya everypony, I'm back for another week showcasing Australian brony talent and other noteworthy stuff. Come and check out some new art, music, and videos from bronies around the country.


  Great Southern Swag #1 (Weekly Australian Brony Showcase)

18/08/2015 07:54 PM
Posted by Taillesskangaru

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(No I'm not going to use this banner every week; new banner each week)

G'day buddies, throw another strewth on the barbie 'cause it's the first edition of Great Southern Swag, huzzah! Cheer

What... what is it? Oh yeah, each week (yeah right) I'll write one of these showcasing recent fan art, fan music, fan fiction, and other stuff put out by Australian bronies. Occasionally others, but it'll be mostly Aussies, 'cause we're Bronies Australia. Yeah? You've heard of Australia. No? Koalas and kangaroos, boomerangs, didgeridoos, everything that will kill you? Oh never mind.

Ahem, anyway, bronies are awesome and do some pretty awesome things. Let's check them out after the break!


  Issuing A Few Warnings

12/07/2015 10:55 PM
Posted by Pikachu

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After yesterday's certain debacle, the mods have been noticing a recent trend of off topic or non contributive posts in threads that aren't in Ramblings. We've been pretty easy on these things and letting it go/closing the thread/sweeping it under the rug/letting it play out and resolve itself, etc. However, this issue is starting to add up and starting to seep out some negative energy over the forums.

To address this issue, we'll be starting to become more strict with the warnings if the thread topic derails from actual discussion. Warnings for non contributive posts are pretty low so there's no need to worry much. But they do stack up pretty quickly to bans if you keep ignoring our warnings. We'll still be lenient on issues/constructive criticism of threads and posts towards users. This is mainly to stop people from purposely posting irrelevant image reactions and/or info that doesn't add anything to the discussion.

In saying that, the recently closed thread have broken some rules from both sides that we just can't ignore. Hence we've agreed to hand out those warnings accordingly. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to leave a message here. Issuing out warnings is not something us mods want to do (well for me at least) but it's best to nip the bud before it turns into something worse.


  Ponies at Dawn: Starlit Flames Open for Submissions!

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12/07/2015 04:25 PM
Posted by ExplodingPonyToast

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Hey guys,

In the past Ponies at Dawn have released 5 albums full of awesome music, and we’re looking forward to extending that to a 6th album. We’re proud to announce that we’re opening for submissions for our 6th album - Starlit Flames.

We broke new ground earlier this year with our 5th album Celestial Planes, which was biggest album yet featuring a massive 42 tracks from artists big and small. It was by far our most successful venture yet, raising over $1000 from optional donations which went towards the artists who made it onto the album, and we hope that with your help we can keep the momentum going with another epic album.

As with last time, all the money made by the album from donations on BandCamp will go towards the artists who make it onto the album, as thanks for the hard work put in to get on. As always, the album will be under the pay what you want model so that those who don’t wish to pay for it don’t have to.

Submissions form: https://goo.gl/YYYHPi

Submissions due: September 21st (contact us if you need a few days extension)

For more information, make sure to check out our information document which has an FAQ included: https://goo.gl/Ea4d8l

We have a Skype group for general discussion as well as a second group specifically for talking about music and providing feedback to each other. To be added to one or both of these Skype groups just send a Skype contact request to alexander.ashenden and make sure to include something about wanting to join the group in your contact request.

BandCamp with our past releases: http://poniesatdawn.bandcamp.com/

Thanks, The Ponies at Dawn Team (Arofire, Camsy, ExplodingPonyToast, TheTimberWolffe)


  Ponies at Dawn: Celestial Planes Out Now (42 track Album)!

29/04/2015 08:39 PM
Posted by ExplodingPonyToast

Ponies at Dawn: Celestial Planes

Hey guys,

Ponies at Dawn are proud to announce that we've managed to put together our biggest project yet, our 5th album Celestial Planes! Featuring 42 tracks from artists big and small, and a truly eclectic mix of genres, we're sure there'll be something here for everybody and we really hope you enjoy it!

You can download the album here!

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Artwork by @Fac3Desk

As always, the album is brought to you by myself, @Arofire, @Camsy and @TimberWolffe. Tracks featured include those from @replacer, @Itchigotchi, @ThatMusicBrony, @Fluidic Ice, @EnsionD, @QueenCadence (Vaceslav), @LutariFan, @Tiberius (Light Veins), @Evdog, @silvernote, @reverbrony and myself, along with many others from all over the world!

This time around, any money from donations will go straight back to the artists on the album, but you're more than welcome to download the album for free if you don't want to or can't pay for it!

Many thanks,
EPT and the Ponies at Dawn team Smile


  PonyCon AU Donation goal Achieved

29/04/2015 07:57 PM
Posted by Pelenor

With just a few days left to go, the PonyCon AU donation drive has hit it's final goal. And it's all thanks to some amazingly generous final donations by our fans. The PCAU team would like to thank every single person who participated in helping out with the fundraiser over the last few months - be it with a donation or just by sharing our announcements.

Without all your help, we never could have got this far.

PonyCon AU and the team are dedicated to bringing the best possible events to Australian Bronies, but we also want to make sure that PonyCon AU suits our unique community. We will do our best to cater to our fans requests, be that specific types of guests, pre-event crowdfunding, and ensuring that our chosen location is available to as many attendees as possible.

Once again, thank you to everyone who has interacted with us and the donation drive - you can expect to hear more from us soon. We're looking forward to the future and all the other events we can bring to you then!

As always, if you have any comments or queries, please ask us here in the comments or via private message, we'll do our best to get back to you ASAP!


  PonyCon AU Donation Stream - Hosted by DawnAllies and TheAuzzieBrony

19/04/2015 05:57 PM
Posted by Pelenor

Today's the day! DawnAllies, one of the organisers of PCAU is running a fundraising Art Stream to help out with our donation drive, and they're about to begin!

Now's your chance to watch some fantastic artists work and get your own OC drawn while also helping us hit our final donation goals. If commissions aren't your thing, there will also be an auction throughout the entire event, so make sure to check in regularly for the chance to bid on and win some truly great merch and one of a kind artwork.

We're starting at 6pm tonight, so if you're interested - head on over to: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/theauzziebrony

6:00:00 PM Blu-boisen
6:45:00 PM GeckoGeek
7:30:00 PM LunarTails
8:15:00 PM DawnAllies
9:00:00 PM Lana-Jay
9:45:00 PM Decibeldisorder3
10:30:00 PM HiveJay


  Art Livestream

19/04/2015 12:31 AM
Posted by slushpup117

Sunday morning I will be hosting a art livestream for aprox 4 hours from 8am to 12. During the stream I'll be drawing stuff from a mishmash of fandoms so I'll post updates of what I’m doing so if you don’t like one thing you can skip it if you want. Happy Ponies, Yogscast, Steven Universe, plus requests from the chat, the whole shebang. So yea please stop by and have a chat or something. It’ll be fun.
(I will be playing music that may contain swear words so if that’s not your ball game you can mute it if you want)

http://original.livestream.com/slush_art


  Reminder About MLP Spoilers!

18/04/2015 10:42 PM
Posted by Pikachu

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Hi friends~! Season 5 is currently underway; and with the new episode looming in a few hours, we're here to quickly remind you (yes, you!) about the rules regarding new episode spoilers because we're tardy which includes discussion, images, and videos.

Quote:Don't post episode spoilers outside of the discussion thread for the first 24 hours after the episode has aired
◾ This includes discussion about the episode before it is aired, such as the synopsis and preview clips
◾ If an episode has been released early the ban applies until 24 hours after it has been aired on TV

Breaking this rule will result in a warning, and all your posts may need to be approved by a moderator until the 24 hour period is up.

The newest episode that will be airing in a few hours time is Season 5 Episode 4, titled "Bloom and Gloom".
You can discuss and theorise about this episode in this thread!

Have a super pone time!


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