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
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We spent some time with Mixolydian recently and applied it to Dominant 7th chords. Often these are the V chord in a song (the E7...
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We all know the final Slayer live shows across Australia will feature 'Angel Of Death', 'South Of Heaven' and...
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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...
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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...