Need some new threads, new music or gaming gear, or just want to look after yourself better? Here are the best deals for Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2023.
Black Friday is the traditional commencement of the shopping season, and in recent years it has truly become a global phenomenon thanks largely to online shopping.
As such, there are more deals and steals than you can poke a stick at. It doesn’t really matter what you’re into either. Traditionally, it’s all about tech — so there’s plenty of that to go around. But if you’re into fashion, cosmetics, or even if you simply want to take better care of your physical and mental health, there’s a Black Friday bargain out there for you.
Black Friday Australia begins on November 24, with deals usually rolling through the weekend into Cyber Monday on November 27, so without further ado, let’s dive into the best Black Friday deals of 2023.
Boss Waza – Air
Unlock Black Friday specials to elevate your professional and creative pursuits with top-tier pro audio gear, including the groundbreaking Waza-Air. This game-changing amplifier redefines the guitar experience by seamlessly integrating premium amp tones and BOSS spatial technology, delivering an authentic “amp-in-room” feel directly to your headphones through a gyro sensor and 3D spatial processing.
Say goodbye to cable clutter with wireless connectivity, and immerse yourself in a full-band experience by streaming music from your phone. Tailor your sound with ease using the BOSS Tone Studio app, offering five amp types and over 50 effects. In true BOSS fashion, the Waza-Air represents a fusion of expertise and innovation, transcending conventional headphone amps with dynamic 3D sound and premium technology.
BOSS WAZA – AIR
WIRELESS PERSONAL GUITAR AMPLIFICATION SYSTEM
Rhodes – V8 Series
Rhodes Music is diving right into it with a 50% off on the V8 Series plug-ins. This special sale starts on Friday, November 3rd and keeps the party going all the way until Monday, November 27th. The V8 Series is all about combining fancy sampling and modeling tricks, pulling from a whopping 30,000 top-notch samples. Plus, they’ve got some serious tech wizardry going on to nail that classic MK8 electric piano sound, all right in your digital audio workstation.
THE V8 SERIES
Tegeler: MythEQ 500
The MythEQ 500, a 4-band EQ 500 series unit, boasts low and high shelves and two adjustable fixed Q frequency bands, offering 15dB boost/cut. Tegeler, based in Berlin, Germany, founded by Michale Krusch, is known for high-quality audio hardware.
The MythEQ 500 features UK-built Vigortronix transformers and Wima box capacitors, offering a clean tone with warmth and the option for an aggressive sound.
It’s a direct response to their tube-based EQP-1 Pultec-style EQ unit. The unit excels at enhancing drums, adding energy and sparkle. With stepped knobs and a sturdy build, it comes in a wooden box for organized studio storage.
MYTH EQ 500
MSI: Cyborg 15
Constantly on the move, the MSI Cyborg 15 has become our practical companion, ensuring uninterrupted gaming sessions regardless of our location.
With RTX4050 graphics supporting DLSS3 and AI-Frame generation, it delivers a consistent gaming performance, offering a no-nonsense experience even during our daily gaming routines.
Efficiently crafted, the MSI Cyborg 15 effortlessly tackles challenging gaming scenarios, seamlessly transitioning from virtual dungeons to everyday use. With cutting-edge RTX40 Series graphics, it guarantees a stable and high-frame-rate performance across diverse applications.
It’s not just a portable gaming device; it’s a pragmatic solution for gamers on the go. Plus this Black Friday special will save you almost 800 bucks, what’s not to love about that?
MSI CYBORG 15
Shure: Superior Audio
With an abundance of irresistible deals, this is the time to secure yourself some of the highly coveted wish list item for musicians, content creators, and audio enthusiasts alike.
Shure has been seting the standard for extraordinary audio forever. Starting now, indulge in instant savings on a curated selection of Shure’s professional-grade listening products and microphones.
Capture on-the-go brilliance with the MV88+ Digital Video Kit, or gift performers in the family with a generous 20% off on the Beta 58A and Beta 87A Vocal Microphones. Elevate your sonic experience with Shure headphones – where extraordinary audio meets Black Friday savings.
Apogee: Up to 50% OFF The Best Recording Gear
Elevate your recording experience with Apogee’s unrivaled recording gear, now available at jaw-dropping discounts of up to 50% off! This Black Friday, dive into a world of premium audio excellence and take your studio to new heights.
Whether you’re a seasoned recording maestro or a budding enthusiast, Apogee has tailored offerings that cater to your needs. Seize the opportunity to step into the realm of professional sound with Apogee’s acclaimed Symphony Mk II audio interfaces or embrace the versatility of the MiC Plus USB microphone – a favourite among industry giants like Zedd, blackbear, Kenny Beats, Shawn Everett, and The Chainsmokers.
But the deals don’t stop there! Enjoy a whopping 50% off on plugin bundles, snatch individual plugins at a cool 40% off, and indulge in discounts of up to 40% on select hardware. Don’t let these phenomenal offers slip through your fingers!
50% OFF ALL RECORDING GEAR
Pioneer DJ: Cashback
Get ready to save some seriuos moolah, and boost your creativity to boot with Jands’ latest cashback promo featuring over 30 Pioneer DJ products. It’s time to mix bigger and save bigger!
This exclusive promotion kicked off on October 23rd, but the party keeps going until December 22nd, 2023. During this period, you have the chance to pocket cashback on a huge range of Pioneer DJ gear, allowing you to elevate your music game while enjoying some extra cash in your pocket.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity to save big and take your DJ setup to new heights. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting your DJ journey, Jands has your back with unbeatable deals on Pioneer DJ gear.
Ableton: Live 11, Push and Packs
Love an early Black Friday special, for a limited time, the Live Suite music-making software or the Push, is 20% off.
Live comes in three editions: Intro, Standard and Suite. They share common features, but Standard and Suite have additional features, instruments, Packs, and effects.
Push is a dedicated hardware instrument that seamlessly integrates with Live to give you a hands-on and expressive music-making experience.
LIVE 11, 7 PUSH AND PACKS
Secret Sounds: Fortitude Music Hall
Meanjin’s Fortitude Music Hall is gearing up for a spectacular two-day extravaganza on January 2 and 3, featuring a stellar lineup that’ll set the stage for an unforgettable year of music.
And here’s a little gift for you – tickets are a steal at just $99.90 per day. Take advantage of the Secret Sounds Black Friday special and you can pick up both days for only $159.90.
Black Friday brings not just this sweet deal but also exclusive pre-release tickets to Splendour In The Grass, Harvest Rock, and a bunch of other Secret Sounds specials.
FORTITUDE /SPLENDOUR/HARVEST ROCK
Record Store Day: Special release records
There are hundreds of special releases dropping, which can either be found online or at all good independent record stores near you. Covering a wide range from soundtracks to timeless classics, consider titles like “Winnie The Pooh: Blood and Honey” (Original Motion Picture Score) and “The Chronic” (30-Year Anniversary Edition) for a taste.
Additionally, there’s the vibrant live experience of “Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots – Live at the Paradise Lounge, Boston Oct. 27, 2002”, and just in time for the holiday season, don’t miss “The Beach Boys’ Christmas Album.”Originally released in 1964, “The Beach Boys’ Christmas Album” boasts seven beloved holiday classics and five original tracks, including the singles “Little Saint Nick” and “The Man With All The Toys.” This special edition is available on GREEN vinyl for RSD Black Friday 2023.
SPECIAL RECORD RELEASES
ALL GOOD RECORD STORES
Arturia – 50% OFF Flagship Software
This gem of a French electronics company is here to make your creative dreams a reality. Discover an entirely new world of sound and explore everything from vintage instruments to vivid sound-enhancing effects, dazzling modern softsynths, and presets. Discounts start at 50%, plus additional savings for registered users.
50% OFF FLAGSHIP SOFTWARE
Adidas – Essentials
With huge store saving on everything that you know and love, get up to 40% off your Adidas essentials. Sneakers, socks, or jocks, whether you’re looking for the classic colours or are keen to add some serious cred to your outfit, Adidas has got you covered, with clothing, footwear and accessories, you will be able to pick styles in a large variety of cuts and colours.
Thriday: Black Friday bundle
Thriday, the go-to for automating banking, accounting, and tax for small businesses, just dropped a seriously cool Black Friday Cyber Monday (BFCM) deal. They’re offering an awesome 55% off their annual plan, coming in at just $199. Starting November 24th, this sweet offer gives businesses a chance to breeze through their financial tasks and save some serious cash.
Thriday’s all about giving small businesses a leg up, so they’re making sure these top-notch financial tools are super budget-friendly. Check out the deal at Thriday or give their support team a ring at 1800-THRIDAY. Thriday’s got your back, using AI to make financial admin a breeze for small businesses.
Emma Sleep – Bedroom
If you think BF is just for TV’s and computers, think again. Score epic savings this Black Friday with the award winning legends of comfort, Emma Sleep! We’re talking discounts up to 55% and eye popping savings over $2,000 when you check out their special Black Friday bundles.
Emma Comfort Mattress: Say hello to ultimate sleep with the Emma Comfort Mattress – the CHOICE #1 Top Scoring Mattress. Made for Aussie sleepers, this mattress adjusts to your body, no matter how you snooze. Plus, it’s got built-in tech to keep you cool on those scorching Aussie summer nights.
RRP and Discounted Price:
- Single: $580, now $464
- King Single: $640, now $512
- Double: $750, now $600
- Queen: $810, now $648
- King: $860, now $688
You snooze, you lose on these massive savings! Offer’s on from November 14 to 27, 2023 – two weeks of killer deals.
MWAVE – GAMING
This is your one-stop shop for deals on gaming hardware and peripherals. If last year is anything to go by, you can expect the very best deals in gaming chairs gaming, keyboards, and games. Keep your eye open for all the latest promotions, limited-time deals, discounts, mVIP offers, clearances and coupon deals to save on a wide range of your favourite Mwave products, as they drop some seriously great Black Friday bargains on the 25th.
Walrus Audio – Pedals
Introducing the Exclusive Black Friday Kamakura Series, brought to life through the artistic vision of Crisalys. This collection seamlessly melds her distinctive illustrative style with the timeless tradition of Sumi-e art. Our collaboration with Crisalys commenced in February 2022, embarking on the formidable endeavor of crafting ten one-of-a-kind artworks inspired by age-old Japanese folklore. Not only did she exceed all expectations, but she also managed to infuse the pieces with elements reminiscent of the original pedal art concepts.
BWS – Bevvies
This Black Friday, BWS invites you to discover unbeatable deals on a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. From refined wines to aged whiskeys and craft beers, our selection caters to every taste. Skip the lines and shop conveniently online. With expert advice available, finding the perfect drink has never been easier. Don’t miss out on these special offers – it’s the ideal time to stock up for the festive season. Cheers to great savings at BWS!