Date Posted: 13 June 2013
So often I stumble upon guitarists still using guitar leads between their amp head and speaker cab. Put simply, a guitar lead does not have large enough conductors (copper strands) to carry an amplified signal. It may work ok at low volumes, but at higher
Date Posted: 6 May 2013
Swamp has a free double pass to TOOL's sellout Sydney show this Friday (3rd May) to GIVE AWAY!
Date Posted: 17 February 2013
We were busy visiting pro audio trade-shows and meeting with manufacturers and factories late in 2012, sourcing the very best gear to add to our ever going range of musical equipment. We have just unloaded our latest shipment of goods containing both new
Date Posted: 11 January 2013
We at SWAMP are proud to announce we are now a proud dealer of the EC Custom shop guitar pedals. Made all completely by hand and tried and tested by the maker himself, these pedals pack all the punch and components that every guitarist needs in a pedal. <
Date Posted: 21 December 2012
We are excited to announce that Swamp has become an authorised dealer of Blue Microphones. These mics are among the best project recording microphones around, painstakingly tailored to specific applications to produce an unmatched frequency response. We'l
Date Posted: 12 December 2012
We're going retail for one day! With an open day this Saturday celebrating the launch of our new Canberra showroom. Showcasing the best of our product range in a new interactive showroom setup, as well additional product displays and a PA set up with live
Date Posted: 5 December 2012
A helpful guide to selecting a microphone as a gift for a budding musician. Whether it is for practice at home, live performance, or even home recording; we have right products and information to lead you in the right direction. Also find packages deals,
Date Posted: 10 May 2013
Whats the difference between a P-90 pickup and a Single coil pickup? Find the answer in our new article about guitar pick ups. Find out also what the great Jimmy Page, Jimi Hendrix and Slash used in there guitars and get experimenting.
Date Posted: 29 November 2012
Ever wandered how to get that warm blues tone? Ever thought i have all these pedals why don't I sound like Clapton or Hendrix ? Well with our guide to Exploring the Differences Between Tube Amps and Solid State Amps you will be finding your desired tone i
Date Posted: 21 November 2012
With our new shipment comes some of our most popular items and some brand new ones. Including the ever popular speaker and microphone stands. All sizes of the acoustic foam and a brand new fibreglass panel and reel mounted multicores. <br />
Date Posted: 26 October 2012
We have been busy unloading and organising a range of new stock that has just landed. Included is the old favorite BM-700 microphones, popular cable lengths and a brand new Microphone stand.
Date Posted: 26 October 2012
Learning to string a guitar is a must for any budding guitarist, whether it be for acoustic, electric or classical guitar. The following article will explain how to re-string all three. It may be a bit daunting at first but just like learning to play guit
Date Posted: 28 September 2012
Warmer weather. Ideal for creativity - time to get ready for all those summer gigs- 12% off store wide. We have moved into a new office! With a new season also comes a new change for us here at SWAMP. We have just recently moved out of the garage and are
Date Posted: 26 September 2012
The rain played some havoc and caused a slight delay with the unload, but our latest shipment of goods have arrived and are ready for dispatch today. Back-ordered items that have come back in have all be packaged this morning ready for pick up today. Many
Date Posted: 24 July 2012
We are excited to announce we are now a dealer for Radial Engineering! Known for designing and producing the best DI boxes for professional studio and live use. As well an innovative "re-amping" device, allowing studio engineers to play back recorded trac
Date Posted: 22 July 2012
HI and LOW Guitar Inputs and Outputs Explained When dealing with guitar inputs and outputs, you may come across a lot of words like impedance and resistance that aren’t necessarily related to what you’re...
Date Posted: 16 July 2012
We have been busy unloading and organising a range of new stock that has just landed. Included are some drum kits and stands, new high quality guitar cases, multicores with monitor splits and a greater range of high quality audio cables.
Date Posted: 22 June 2012
Our mailing list's have just had a revamp! We now have specialised newsletter's for New Products, Specials, Schools/Uni's/Churches, Musicians/Bands and Music Teachers. Subscribe to one of the mailing lists, to receive a 15% discount coupon to use on the w
Date Posted: 18 June 2012
Brand new Phantom Power Supply USB audio interface's are now in stock. The UPM-1 and SPM002 are our new cost effective solution to power any condenser microphones. <br />
Date Posted: 9 June 2012
When guitarists get together and talk about their rig (either their actual gear or a dream setup), there is often much discussion – if not arguing – about the advantages of “true bypass” in the effects pedals that are a part of said rig. But what exactly