Exploring the year in gear
Now that we've officially reached the midway point of this absolute mess of a year, we reckon it's...
An update on the classic rehearsal amp, the Ampeg BA-112 v2 is a portable and practical solution for bassists...
Looking for the best way to practice your bass in the confines of your bedroom? Phil Jones Bass has got the...
Multi-Effects and Sound Modules
Recording and Interfaces
Triggers and Hardware
Hardware and Accesories
Lighting and Stage
Last year’s Academy Award for Best Original Song went to ‘Remember Me’ from Pixar’s Day of the Dead-inspired film, Coco. A...
With NAMM almost upon us, it's time to prepare for the onslaught of announcements that are heading our way. Unfortunately,...
Playlists are a fundamental way of listening to music in the streaming-dominated era. Every time you hop on Spotify or Apple...
It’s the summer holidays and Netflix has got your back. Just prior to Christmas, the streaming service rolled out Springsteen on...
We all know the final Slayer live shows across Australia will feature 'Angel Of Death', 'South Of Heaven' and...
If you haven’t heard of Aaron Spears, he’s the powerhouse RnB drummer best known for his work with Usher, but he’s also played...
With 2018 drawing to a close, the Mixdown team decided to look back on the best releases from a monumental year in music. Our...
I had a great discussion recently with a bass player mate regarding range – using the whole range of the instrument, when to play...
This month we’re going to continue with our Mixolydian discussion from a few issues back. This mode can be thought of in a number...
Looking for a new podcast to wrap your ears around? Here are five of the best in the music industry.
A standard digital reverb uses a set of algorithms to generate a reverb tail from an audio input. An old school spring reverb...
It's the most wonderful time of the year, and we couldn't be happier about it. But between listening to Christmas songs...
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. The nights are getting warmer, Michael Buble is hitting the charts, and musicians are...