fbpx

Browse By

Monthly Archives: October 2018

Noisegate Social Club – What’s On In November

The weather is heating up and so is the calendar! Join us this month at any of these exciting events; expand, enrich and prosper fellow music nerds! WAM Awards What better reason to celebrate than the excellence of community music? The WAM awards will do
Eight MMW Events Not To Be Missed

Eight MMW Events Not To Be Missed

This year’s Melbourne Music Week line-up is huge. So huge, in fact, that we were completely overwhelmed by the amount of cool things going on over this 10-day festival and it was nearly impossible to narrow down the events we are most looking forward to.
Effects Pedals 101: Modulation

Effects Pedals 101: Modulation

Since the birth of the electric guitar in the 1930s, guitarists have been looking for ways to warp and enhance their signature sounds. The world of guitar effects is a mammoth one, and it can feel a bit overwhelming to know where to begin your
5 Pedals to Use with Synths

5 Pedals to Use with Synths

Expanding on the sound of your synthesiser with effects pedals can be incredibly fun, but also a little tricky. As most are primarily designed for use with electric guitar, putting a line level signal through some pedals can sometimes result in clipping. If you’re running
Road Test: Blackstar U-120 Bass Combo

Road Test: Blackstar U-120 Bass Combo

We got our hands on the Blackstar Unity 120 watt 1x12 bass combo. This amp is part of the new to 2018 Unity bass range, a new line of amps introduced by the UK guitar team at Blackstar. The range consists of 5 amps from

Behind the Scenes of a Triple R Live to Air

Photo by: Naomi Lee Beveridge Though it may be a small and humble room; minimal décor, wooden floor boards and only 150 person capacity, the Triple R Performance Space has hosted as many prestigious musical guests as most well-known venues in Melbourne. Since first opening
Behind the Score: Suspiria by Goblin

Behind The Score: Suspiria by Goblin

Welcome back to Noisegate’s special series called Behind The Score. We are very excited to present these  bi-monthly investigative articles, which will explore all the nerdy details and behind-the-scenes secrets of your favourite synthesised film soundtracks. We’ve already covered the infamously intricate Wendy Carlos Moog