Review of the MXR M80 Bass D.I +

As a bassist who is obsessed with tone, there is constant search for ways to best convey the voice of my trusty Fender Jazz, in both live and recording environments. Enter the MXR M80 Bass D.I +. This is a great D.I box, with a wide range of tone shaping…

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The Gibson Party 2015

It was an epic evening of rock & roll at Cape Town’s legendary venue Aces & Spades with guitars, bands, Gibson girls and amazing give-aways. Anticipation was high and the invite only guest list served to heighten the expectation for the evening and the fans were not disappointed!    First up “The…

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The Novation Circuit. Ideas in Seconds. Tracks in Minutes

The Novation Circuit The inspirational grid-based groove box coming soon to a MARS Music store near you. Circuit is designed to inspire. Two Novation polysynths and a four-part drum machine, combined with an intuitive grid-based sequencer in a standalone box that will have you making electronic music in minutes. Hit…


Win tickets to the SOLD OUT Ed Kowalczyk show!

“An Evening with Ed Kowalczyk – Throwing Copper Unplugged – 20th Anniversary Tour” is proudly presented by POLO Jeans Co. & AMP Events The South African leg of the Ed Kowalczyk Throwing Copper Unplugged tour SOLD OUT in under 48 hours, we at Mars Music are happy to be giving…

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10 years of Rocking the Daisies with Mars Music

We both have our humble beginnings way back in 2005. A fledgling musical instrument store in the heart of the mother city and a festival concept that would become the Cape’s biggest music event inside of a decade. Early days, we partnered with the Rocking the Daisies team, supplying drum…

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Mediatech 2015

Mediatech Africa, the largest media and entertainment technology trade show for southern Africa, will be staged this year from 15 to 17 July at the Dome at Northgate, Johannesburg. Held biennially, Mediatech Africa presents the latest technologies and trends to southern Africa’s broadcast and film sector and rapidly-growing live event…

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