The Evolution of MIDI and How Its Impacted Music and Education
October 24, 2021
From Lil Nas X to TOKiMONSTA, MIDI keys are everywhere in music. Learn about the history and use in this article. Words by Sam Willings
Classical Music Month 2021: An Introduction to Classical Music in 8 Songs
September 19, 2021
Ease yourself into classical music with these amazing compositions.
11 of the Best Classic Rock Tracks to Crank Up to 11 on Father’s Day
September 3, 2021
We take it back to the 60s and back up to the 00s to get to grips with dad rock.
What is Reverb, and Why is it Such an Important Effect in Music?
August 22, 2021
Reverb can be as expansive as a galaxy or as tiny as a cupboard under the stairs – someone will find room for it in their music, either way.
Introducing NURABUDS - The only earbuds with two ways to listen.
August 15, 2021
Big sound in our smallest device. Find out everything you need to know about NURABUDS.
Introducing NURATRUE - Our New True Wireless Buds!
July 30, 2021
Find out everything you need to know about our new true wireless buds - NURATRUE.
Essential Listening: Best 10 tracks to get familiar with Khruangbin
July 23, 2021
Strap in; we’re setting off on Air Khruangbin and soaring into their delicate universe.
Slicing Up Sound: A Brief History of the Sampler
July 11, 2021
Sampling is fundamental to a plethora of genres today. We take a look at the machines that enable producers to flip samples and cook up beats. Words by Sam Willings
How TikTok is Shaking Up the Music Industry
July 4, 2021
Dance challenges, duets and longboarding are bringing new music to the masses. Read about how TikTok is changing the music industry. Words by Sam Willings
Great Albums You Can’t Find on Streaming Services
June 20, 2021
Streaming services have it all – well, almost. Words by Sam Willings
Record Store Day: Six Reasons You Should Start Collecting Vinyl Records
June 13, 2021
Not celebrating Record Store Day submerged in your vinyl collection? Here’s why you should be. Words by Sam Willings
How Does Noise Cancelling Work?
June 8, 2021
How does noise cancelling work? Read on to find out.
Can Gaming Bring Fans Closer to Their Favourite Musicians?
May 31, 2021
Fortnite, Minecraft, Grand Theft Auto and Call Of Duty are among some of the unexpected means of cultivating new fan to artist relationships. By Sam Willings
Earbuds vs Earphones vs Headphones: Know the Difference!
May 12, 2021
Earbuds, earphones or headphones... they all have their uses. Find out which one might be best for you.
Wireless Headset for PC: Elevate Your Gaming
May 12, 2021
Choosing a wireless headset for gaming can be tough. There are so many choices! Here we give you everything you need to know to make your choice.
The Best Headphones for Music - How to Find Them
May 5, 2021
How do you find the best headphones for all your music-listening needs? Read on to find out.
Interview with Nura's Head of Product, Jono Yap
May 16, 2021
Find out more about product design at Nura through this interview with our Head of Product, Jono Yap.
Barbers, Banquets, Cardi B and Cosplay: The Weird World of ASMR
May 9, 2021
Whether you’re relaxing, studying, or just in need of some social bonding, this brain-tingling corner has it all.
International Jazz Day 2021: An Introduction to Jazz in 11 Songs
May 2, 2021
Ready to dip your feet into the deep blue ocean of jazz? Here are some picks to get you started. Words by Sam Willings
Synesthesia and Music
April 24, 2021
What is synesthesia and how do synesthetes experience music? Find out more.
Nura Live From Home — Taia
April 18, 2021
Following her Nura Live From Home performance, we talk with Taia about her musical inspirations and latest release.
Essential Listening: Best 10 Tracks to Get Familiar with Folamour
April 11, 2021
Get to know the soulful French artist as he gears up for the release of his next album. Words by Sam Willings
Interview — Cory Allen
March 28, 2021
We talk to author, podcast host, meditation teacher and audio engineer Cory Allen about binaural beats and the Nuraphone.
Nura Live From Home — Maya Vice
March 20, 2021
We interview Melbourne musician Maya Vice, after her Live From Home performance.
How Music Affects Productivity and Focus
March 7, 2021
How does music and sound affect our productivity and what can we do to improve it? Read on to find out.
Ten Iconic Albums Celebrating Major Milestones in 2021
February 21, 2021
These iconic albums are celebrating major milestones in 2021, but you may be surprise at how long they have been around.
How Do We Develop Our Taste in Music?
February 14, 2021
You know what music you like and don’t like, but do you know why? Words by Will Samuels
Moved by Music — Sam Wong
January 31, 2021
We caught up with photographer and filmmaker Sam Wong to talk about how music influences his work.
Essential Listening: Best 10 Tracks to Get Familiar with MF DOOM
January 18, 2021
As avid fans mourn the passing of the masked lyrical legend, we list the essential introductory tracks to the legacy of MF DOOM. Contributor: Sam Willings
Nura Live From Home — Josh Meader
December 27, 2020
We sit down with Josh Meader to talk about his early start in music and inspirations.
Our 2020 Highlights Round Up
December 20, 2020
Celebrating the positive moments and achievements of 2020, despite all the challenges.
Our 2020 Artist Round Up
December 13, 2020
Here is a round up of who you should be listening to this year, and beyond, from our network.
Our 2020 Tech Round-Up
December 6, 2020
Looking back at the year that was 2020… or at least the good bits! We’ll be bringing you our best round-ups from the world of tech, music and culture.
Nura x Creators — Cam Portland
November 22, 2020
We caught up with Cam Portland as part of our Nura x Creators series and a first look at the limited edition NuraLoop.
The History of Gaming: Arcade to Next Gen
November 15, 2020
From Atari through PCs and PS5 we look at all the great consoles that made the gaming industry what it is today.
Reinventing the Headphone: From Nuraphone to NuraLoop
October 31, 2020
How we fit all your favourite Nuraphone features into the NuraLoop.
10 Iconic Tracks You Didn’t Know Were Samples
October 11, 2020
These artists integrated other music so brilliantly into their productions that you’d never know they didn’t write it. Contributor: Sam Willings
Our Top 5 Game Sound Samples in Popular Music
September 20, 2020
Some of your favourite songs are game sound samples! Don't believe us? Read on to find out which tracks make it onto our top 5.
Nura Live From Home — Allie Crow Buckley
September 13, 2020
We spoke to Allie Crow Buckley about her musical influences and latest single.
The Greatest Gaming Soundtracks of All Time
September 4, 2020
Gamer, content creator and former Mayor from New York, Ryan "Mayor" Reynolds picks his favourite gaming soundtracks of all time.
Record Store Day 2020
August 29, 2020
Find out how you can support Record Store Day 2020 online + our top picks!
Ingenious Ways Music Venues Are Dealing With COVID Restrictions
August 23, 2020
From Melbourne to London, how two clubs are navigating restrictions.
Are You Our Next Blog Contributor?
August 21, 2020
We're looking for writers interested in music, culture, science and tech. Sound like you? Read on.
Our Top 10 Most Influential Pop Albums
August 16, 2020
From Fleetwood Mac to Lady Gaga, here we dissect some of the most influential pop albums of all time.
How the Nuraphone Uses Music to Cool Your Ears
August 9, 2020
Did you know that the Nuraphone has a 'music activated' cooling system? Find out how it works!
Gaming Sound Design: Interview with Ben Lukas Boysen
July 29, 2020
We spoke to musician and sound designer Ben Lukas Boysen about the evolution of game soundtracks and some of his top picks.
Nura Selects — Music for Mindfulness
July 28, 2020
Tune in to yourself with a playlist curated especially for mindfulness. Here musician and producer, Martin Roberts, talks about why he chose these tracks for you.
Nura Live From Home — daysormay
July 26, 2020
We talk to daysormay about their music, projects and inspirations.
Our Top 5 Music Podcasts
July 19, 2020
A round-up of our favourite music podcasts.
Nura Live From Home — Laura Lee Lovely
July 12, 2020
Off the back of her Nura Live From Home performance, we sit down with Laura Lee Lovely for an interview.
The History of Headphones
July 5, 2020
We take you on a time travelling trip to the 1800s to uncover the history of headphones.
Iconic Music Videos Through (Recent) History
June 27, 2020
We break down the history of music videos through some of the most iconic in the genre.
Nura x Creators — Sabina McKenna
June 25, 2020
We talk to writer and curator Sabina McKenna for our Nura x Creators series.
What's Your Sound — Trè Samuels
October 23, 2018
Go behind-the-scenes with neo-soul musician and model Trè Samuels.
What's Your Sound — Thando
September 9, 2018
Watch Australian singer-songwriter Thando's first joyful reaction to hearing her own voice and music through the nuraphone.
What's Your Sound — SHOUSE
May 17, 2018
Introducing a new, intimate video series shining a spotlight on and exploring the unique musical world created by Australian musicians.
What's Your Sound — Milan Ring
November 15, 2019
We caught up with Milan Ring about her process of creating music and live setup for our What's Your Sound series.
What's Your Sound — Mike Dawson
January 9, 2020
New York–based drummer, educator, clinician, and managing editor for Modern Drummer Magazine, Mike Dawson.
What's Your Sound — Lanks
December 12, 2018
nura visits LANKS in a temporary studio, as he works on his music while on tour for his debut album 'Twentyseven'.
What's Your Sound — Kiah
August 26, 2019
We sat down with L.A based singer-songwriter Kiah Victoria to talk about what inspires her.
What's Your Sound — Jesse Perlstein
October 17, 2019
We speak to New York multi-disciplinary artist and musician, Jesse Perlstein about his recording and live setup.
What's Your Sound — Jaala
February 7, 2019
Watch Cosi, singer of Melbourne alternative act Jaala, chat her influences for creating the band’s “confused country music... for ants.”
What's Your Sound — Fortunes.
August 1, 2018
What’s Your Sound spotlights R&B duo Fortunes. in their home studio to hear about their writing process and their far-flung inspirations.
What's Your Sound — Ella Thompson
January 17, 2019
One of Melbourne's most talented multidisciplinary musicians, as Ella Thompson sits down with nura in her intimate home studio.
What's Your Sound — Duckwrth
May 15, 2019
We sat down with Duckwrth to talk about his writing process and how his hard-hitting new single, Love is Like Moshpit, came to be.
What's Your Sound — Billy Davis
March 5, 2020
We caught up with Billy Davis to take a peek into his studio and talk about his music.
Tips for Looking After Your Piano
March 27, 2020
Our top tips for looking after your piano.
The History of Active Noise Cancellation
April 19, 2020
Have you ever wondered how active noise cancellation (ANC) was invented? Read on to find out. Article Contributor: Esat Dedezade
Supporting the Music Industry
May 10, 2020
We're in this together. Here are some ways we can support the music industry during COVID-19.
Our Favourite Live From Home Videos
April 26, 2020
A collection of some of our favourite Live From Home and Together At Home performances.
Nura's Working From Home Tips
March 26, 2020
Our top WFH tips and a couple of 'After Hours' suggestions to incorporate music into your day.
Nura Rediscovers — Ray Angry Listens to 'Donuts' by J Dilla
March 3, 2020
Ray Angry talks about his musical inspirations and hears a favourite album — 'Donuts' by J Dilla. Image by Mel D. Cole.
Nura Rediscovers — Mac Ayres Listens to 'Frank' by Amy Winehouse
January 22, 2020
Watch Mac Ayres rediscover one of his favourite albums — Amy Winehouse's 'Frank' — and find out more about his life and music.
Nura Rediscovers — Joel Manduke Listens to 'Songs in the Key of Life' by Stevie Wonder
January 23, 2020
Producer and musician Joel Manduke talks about his music and one of his favourite albums, Stevie Wonder's Songs in the Key of Life.
Nura Rediscovers — Emmavie Listens to 'Love for Sale' by Bilal
October 24, 2019
In this week’s episode of Nura Rediscovers, we invite Emmavie to revisit, ‘Love for Sale’ by Bilal.