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Noof Noof Noof has been with Better Music for over 20 years and in the industry for over 30. He started his music touring career at 16 as the drummer for indigenous Australian band Desert Sea and Coloured Stone. One of his bands, Gazma, supported the likes of Killswitch Engage, Misery Signals and The Used and...
Bob Bob Hiding behind immaculately cascading hair, Bob has been with Better Music for over 15 years and is an expert in guitar setup. His chameleonic playing has taken him to the Czech Republic and has supported everyone from Cryptopsy to Lee Kernaghan.
Matt D Matt D You often can’t talk about Better Music without Matt being mentioned. Matt has a love for classic, vintage & traditional instruments and amplifiers. Matt has shared the stage with many popular acts and has a trick bag of classic 70’s guitar chops and hard rock vocals.
Nik Nik A proud left-handed guitarist and ESP endorsee, he played and toured with his band 8 Foot Sativa for over a decade. With a 10 year tenure at Rock Shop in NZ he brought his talents and punk energy to Australia for Better Music.
Oraine Oraine The virtuoso of pianos, Oraine has had a lifetime of touring and performing around the world. Completely self-taught, he has travelled across the planet from Jamaica to Australia to bring his incredible talent to Better Music.
Jonathan Jonathan Multi-instrumentalist and whistling enthusiast, Jonathan is our Piano & Keyboards Manager. He has studied music and piano on a scholarship. Performing in multiple bands, he can play everything from classical to math rock with his Fender Custom Shop P-Bass.
Jacob Jacob Starting in our warehouse, Jake emerged as a talented producer and sound designer. He’s won a Scholarship of Music and adores the soundplay of Flume, Panda Eyes and Au5. He writes heavy, bass thick tracks, though his obsession with Milo tends to halt his workflow.
Bob Bob Hiding behind immaculately cascading hair, Bob has...
Matt D Matt D You often can’t talk about Better Music without Ma...
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KORG PA5X Unboxing and Review | Better Music

We've been counting down the days for this to arrive, the new Korg PA5X is finally here. Join Mark for an unboxing that turned into quick review. Mark is playing the 61 note PA5X but there's also the 88 and 76. Pre-order now: https://www.bettermusic.com.au/korg-pa5x-88 https://www.bettermusic.com.au/korg-pa5x-76 https://www.bettermusic.com.au/korg-pa5x-61 Pa5X is the new flagship in the KORG Professional Arranger lineup, redefining an arranger keyboard. Completely redesigned with a state-of-the-art sound engine and a streamlined colour-driven user interface, Pa5X produces a stunningly rich and unique sonic experience that inspires you to create and perform!
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Revv D20 / G20 review | Better Music

REVV D20 or G20 - so much to offer from such a small box. https://www.bettermusic.com.au/revv-d20-amp-head https://www.bettermusic.com.au/revv-g20-amp-head 00:00 Intro 00:22 REVV - D20 06:50 D20 Playing Examples 08:37 REVV - G20 10:16 G20 Playing Examples 12:30 Final Thoughts
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Yamaha CLP-725 & CLP-735 Clavinova Digital Piano Review | Better Music

Come on a journey over the Oraine-bow and learn about Yamaha's Clavinova CLP-725 / 735 range. Both a high quality options for those looking at purchasing a digital piano. https://www.bettermusic.com.au/yamaha-clp-735-clavinova-digital-piano-w-bench-black
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Guitar stands, Guitar racks, frames - find the one for you | Better Music

Can't stand the idea of having your guitar/bass/ukulele/mandolin/banjo on the floor? Good! Here's our guide to keeping your instrument upright, secure and easily accessible. Every item shown in this video; https://www.bettermusic.com.au/k-m-heli-2-acoustic-a-frame-adjustable-guitar-stand-black https://www.bettermusic.com.au/stagg-suvm-a100bk-a-style-stand-for-ukulele-mandolin-violin https://www.bettermusic.com.au/mammoth-gtr-one-guitar-stand-w-neck-support https://www.bettermusic.com.au/xtreme-gs807w https://www.bettermusic.com.au/hercules-gs412b-plus-auto-grab-single-guitar-stand https://www.bettermusic.com.au/hercules-g432b-plus
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Blackstar St. James 50 6L6 Head and 212VOC Cab | Better Music

Just released, the new Blackstar St. James series has Bob and Matt very impressed. Suitable for all players, this series is super light and versatile. Matt is an amp snob and he likes it... Have a watch. https://www.bettermusic.com.au/blackstar-st-james-6l6-50w-guitar-amp-head-black 00:00 Intro 01:29 Clean Sound Demo 02:23 Party channel ???? 03:44 First Impressions 04:21 Voicing 06:19 Silent stage 07:30 Software 08:09 Power Cut 09:06 SAG 10:17 Versatility 12:07 Final Thoughts
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2022 Taylor GS Mini range overview | Better Music

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Yamaha PSR-E 273 vs 373 vs 473 Comparison | Better Music

Which PSR-E keyboard is right for you? Jonathan is here to walk you through the features of each keyboard and which is the best fit for you! Get these keyboards here: PSR-E273 - https://www.bettermusic.com.au/yamaha-psre273 PSR-E373 - https://www.bettermusic.com.au/yamaha-psre373 PSR-E473 - https://www.bettermusic.com.au/yamaha-psr-e473-61-note-digital-keyboard 0:00 Intro 0:14 PSR-E273 0:51 Interface & Sounds 2:00 Build, Speakers and I/O 2:38 Piano Sound Demo 2:57 PSR-E373 3:31 Touch Sensitivity & Speakers 4:05 Interface & Sounds 6:05 Piano Sound Demo 6:25 PSR-E473 6:47 I/O & Interface 7:57 Pro Level Features 9:05 Sounds 10:10 Groove Creator 11:20 Piano Sound Demo 11:56 Which one is right for you?
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Efnote 5X Review | Better Music

Jimmy reviews the brand spankin' new Efnote 5X! Made by a team compiled of ex-Roland drum engineers, Efnote are out to set a new standard! Get it here - https://www.bettermusic.com.au/efnote-est-5x 0:00 Intro 1:02 Looks 2:52 Feel 7:18 Sound 8:16 Module 10:35 Pros & Cons 13:21 Final Thoughts
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