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Blackstar Silverline Amp

NEW AMPS FROM BOSS & BLACKSTAR

Two of the leaders in design and sound of high quality digital amps have just released new offerings. Boss has upped the ante with their hugely popular Katana amp range to now a Katana MKII version. With a bunch more amp sounds, dual effect pots for more control and a new editor offering a huge amount of new options. Their wasn't much to complain about with the version 1 with a great response and sound for little investment. The MKII Read More...
OX4 Pickups

MINUTES WITH THE MAKER – OX4 PICKUPS

We had a chat with Mark Stow, owner and founder of OX4 Pickups. Made in the UK, OX4 Pickups are each hand-wound by Mark himself. Having carved a strong reputation for the OX4 low winds, based off the revered original PAFs, OX4 Pickups has now expanded to feature P90s, Strat pickups and some incredible takes on famous recorded tones from the golden era of guitar. In this brief chat, Mark generously offers his thoughts on pickups winds, magnets and Read More...

Music Junction YouTube Channel

We've recently launched a YouTube Channel. Hooray! Our primary focus will be working with local musicians to get up some great content. Including demos, reviews, interviews and regular comings and goings. We'd love you to have a look and if you'd like to see this side of things grow, subscribe and let us know what you want to see!   you can find us here - Music Junction YouTube Channel     Read More...

FREE Alges stand with Yamaha Student Brass & Woodwind

With the EOFY fast approaching we've bundled together a great offer for those purchasing a Yamaha Student Brass & Woodwind instrument. Select models come with a FREE Alges Pro Sheet Music Stand worth $95. A music stand is an essential tool as a beginner and we've bundled in one of the best that you should see last many years. While stocks last! See links here, Yamaha YCL 255 Student Clarinet Yamaha YAS280 Student Alto Saxophone Yamaha YSL154 Student Trombone Yamaha YFL212 Student Flute Yamaha YTR2330 Student Trumpet   Read More...

What is a piano’s ‘action’ and why it matters

When looking to buy a piano there are many factors that ‘weigh in’ to the decision. Understanding a piano’s ‘action’ contributes to the development of good piano playing technique. What is a piano ‘action’? The piano ‘action’ is the mechanism that’s made up of over 30 parts that transfer the movement from the piano keys to the hammers. Its job is to translate the energy from the player's hands to the strings. What is a piano playing technique? Technique is the ability of Read More...

Beginner instrument practice tools and tips

A challenge we face everyday meeting first-time players is passing on enough info and support when learning an instrument, so that it feels achievable and inspiring for the beginner. That first attempt learning an instrument too often ends in tatters, with said instrument under the bed or in the cupboard, and years later the conversation turns to regret for not having a proper crack at it. But persisted with properly, that first try could be a gateway to a lifelong Read More...

HARTKE BASS AMPS AT MJ

Since 1985 Hartke Bass Amps have pushed boundaries in the bass amplifier world. Through unique aluminium cone drivers producing huge tone to portable and heavy duty cab builds used by some of the worlds best bass players. We are proud to offer these stand out bass amps at Music Junction. With a focus on the HD bass combo series we think that the patented HyDrive speaker is sure to impress for home, recording and gig use. Find the range at Read More...

Eastman Guitars Melbourne

We are super excited to offer Eastman Guitars and Mandolins at Music Junction, Camberwell. World class instruments rooted in traditional builds  . They are values packed with Lollar pickups, Seymour Duncan pickups with Nitro or antique hand varnish finishes making them truly unique. Their Thinline series certainly our favourite amongst the electric guitars. We find they are like picking up a guitar you've played and owned for years! Winning plenty of awards for a variety of models we highly recommend Read More...

TC Electronic pedals at MJ Camberwell

TC Electronic pedals have provided some of the greatest modern day artists with the tone they want. The Hall of Fame Reverbs and Flashbacks becoming industry standards due to their tone print capabilities allowing you to capture artist tones. Our other TC Electronic fav is certainly the Ditto looper series pedals. Easy to use and great tracking. TC even have a super affordable range that cover Tremolo, Delay, Tube drive, fuzz and chorus to name a few. Hugely robust and Read More...

PRS Guitars now at MJ Blackburn

We are stoked to welcome to Music Junction, PRS Guitars. Being fans and players of PRS ourselves, fascinated by their rich heritage equal parts with their progressiveness and commitment to new technologies we are very happy to be the newest Melbourne PRS Guitar Dealer. Ranging firstly the fantastic PRS S2 and PRS SE range you'll find the likes of the Tremonti PRS Signature, Holcomb PRS Signature, PRS S2 Singlecut and the PRS S2 standard 24 Vintage in stock at our Read More...