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...
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.
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.
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.
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.
Local fuzz enthusiast and pedal connoisseur, if you’ve had a pedalboard built by us Doops was most likely the brain behind the design. He lives and dies by his 1968 Fender Telecaster and Two-Rock amp, blasting blues riffs as hard as possible.
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.
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.
Hiding behind immaculately cascading hair, Bob has...
You often can’t talk about Better Music without Ma...
A proud left-handed guitarist and ESP endorsee, he...
The virtuoso of pianos, Oraine has had a lifetime ...
Local fuzz enthusiast and pedal connoisseur, if yo...
Multi-instrumentalist and whistling enthusiast, Jo...
Starting in our warehouse, Jake emerged as a talen...
Noof has been with Better Music for over 20 years ...
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Cheap Studio Upgrades | Better Music
Feel like your little home studio is finally coming together? Nice speakers, interface, a couple of mics and a laptop. But it’s… lacking something. Here's some cheap and easy upgrades to make your home studio feel that little more professional!
0:22 Reflections & Plosives
1:09 Pop Filter
1:51 Reflection Filter
2:33 Cable Management
2:48 RODE XLR ID
3:19 Speaker Vibrations
3:36 Monitor Stand
4:04 Isolation Pads
4:34 Software Input
4:45 MIDI Controllers
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
10:35 Pros & Cons
13:21 Final Thoughts
Roland RP-701 Home Piano | Better Music
If you’re looking at a piano for the whole family, the Roland RP701 is the perfect package. Sound quality and keyboard feel are the two most important factors when learning to play, and this affordable digital instrument offers bright, rich tone courtesy of Roland’s SuperNATURAL Piano technology, plus our highly playable PHA-4 Standard keyboard for the authentic feel of an acoustic piano.
Shop now - https://www.bettermusic.com.au/roland-rp701-cb
Five Sick Synths | Better Music
Jacob show you five SICK SYNTHS we have at Better Music!
Behringer RD-6 - https://www.bettermusic.com.au/behringer-rd6-gp-analog-drum-machine-lime
Arturia Micro Freak - https://www.bettermusic.com.au/arturia-microfreak
Novation AFX Station - https://www.bettermusic.com.au/novation-afx-station
Sonicware ELZ-1 - https://www.bettermusic.com.au/sonicware-elz1
Moog Matriarch - https://www.bettermusic.com.au/moog-matriarch-dark
First opened over 40 years ago, Better Music is an Australian owned and operated independent music store located in Canberra, ACT. We aim to provide the largest range of quality musical instruments, lowest prices and high levels of customer service during and after your purchase. In 2013 we opened our brand new bricks and mortar store – the largest purpose-built musical instrument store in Australia. We look forward to doing business with you.
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