IK Multimedia’s UNO Drum drum machine might just be the coolest little thing we’ve had our hands on in a long...
JVB Strings have been a mainstay in Australian music stores for years, providing guitarists of all creed and...
'Tis The Season!
Ho ho ho - where did the year go!? All of a sudden, the festive season has snuck up onto us once again, and...
Multi-Effects and Sound Modules
Recording and Interfaces
Triggers and Hardware
Hardware and Accesories
Lighting and Stage
I’ve had some interesting discussions with musicians lately regarding practicing. What they practice, how they practice, their...
Quite a few mixing and mastering software packages feature a Dynamic Equalizer these days, so with this month’s column, I thought...
On March 22 1999 - twenty years ago today - Richard D. James released a track under his well-known moniker Aphex Twin called...
With the collective attitude of the zeitgeist shifting away from the problematic past of the industry, there’s never been a...
In 2010, the Victorian music industry was forced to take a stand against prohibitive new laws that threatened the sustainability...
In case you missed it, the Australian leg of Download Festival stormed through Melbourne and Sydney over the weekend, leaving a...
Whether you're fresh out of uni, looking for a major career break or simply wanting extra money in between gigs, the music...
Odd time signatures are an important musical element and appear in a range of styles and genres. The ‘odd’ part of the name...
Last month we started to get a handle on using more than just the Minor Pentatonic scale when playing over a Minor Blues. C Minor...
If you’re looking at new headphones to use in your home studio, whether it be for tracking, mixing or mastering, no doubt you’ve...
The Drones’ last concert wasn’t sad or celebratory. In fact, it was hardly a goodbye. Frontman Gareth Liddiard only awarded it...
It’s no secret that I love the inward paradiddle. It’s the best of the paradiddles in my world. If paradiddles were Porsches, the...
It’s a sad day for the guitar gear industry with the news that Jim Dunlop Snr. has passed away.
I was recently asked to play a great little Christmas Carols gig for a large community shire. Basically, it was one set, full...
Difficult to define as a musical genre, ‘no wave’ was more about what it wasn’t than what it was. Born out of the underground art...