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Cyber Monday music deals 2020: These deals for musicians are still live

Cyber Monday music deals 2020: These deals for musicians are still live
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Cyber Monday is over, but that doesn't mean you can't still bag a bargain, with many retailers extending their sales in to a full 'Cyber Week'.

This year the deals were super strong. Don't believe us? You can still check out some great offers: at Sweetwater you can still save up to 80% off a range of music gear, Guitar Center is offering up to 15% off with the code BLACKFRIDAY15 and ProAudioStar is slashing 20% off with discount code CM20

Keep scrolling to see what other deals are still up for grabs.

Cyber Monday music deals: The best deals

Apple M1 MacBook Pro 13-inch: £1,299 £1,249.97
Save more than £49 on this just-released MacBook Pro at Amazon UK, with M1 power, 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage. Logic Pro and GarageBand are already fully compatible and other DAWs and plugins will inevitably follow suit.View Deal

Apple M1 MacBook Air M1: Was £1,055.99 £879.99 at TecoBuy
Save £176: 
A chunky discount, and a significantly lower price than elsewhere, on a brand-new MacBook Air with 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD.View Deal

Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch: 2.3GHz, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD
Was £2,799, now £2,622, save £176
This model comes with a 2.3GHz 9th-gen Intel Core i9 processor, 16GB RAM and a whopping 1TB Ultrafast SSD. You can bag all this today with a £176 saving.View Deal

Apple M1 MacBook Air: $999.99 $899 at Adorama
You rarely find brand new Apple products on sale so soon after being released, but right now for Cyber Monday you can save $100 off the new Apple MacBook Air with M1 chip - while it lasts.View Deal

11 TC Electronic pedals for just $39 @Guitar Center
Mix and match from your choice of 11 TC Electronic effects pedals. Chorus, reverb, delay, distortion, drive, overdrive – whatever FX you crave, you'll find something that floats your boat with this unmissable Cyber Monday guitar effects deal.
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Positive Grid Spark 40: $299/£225, now $239/£180
With a complete arsenal of amp models and effects, plus access to over 10,000 tone presets, the Positive Grid Spark 40 is a versatile guitar, bass and acoustic practice amp. But, throw in the additional smart features such as Auto Chords, Smart Jam, Bluetooth and USB connectivity, and you have one of the most powerful practice amps available on the planet.View Deal

Save 50% on Fender Play, and 10% on Fender gear for a year! A fantastic way to improve your playing now at an amazingly low price. Sign up to Fender Play for access to the constantly expanding library of accessible guitar, bass and ukulele lessons for players of all skill levels. And as a very useful bonus you'll also get 10% off all Fender gear for a whole year.View Deal

Waves Cyber Monday buy 2, get 4 offer
And now, for Cyber Monday, buy any 2 plugins from the Waves catalog, including the already discounted ones, and choose any 2 plugins free from this list!View Deal

Squier Limited-Edition Bullet Telecaster: $179 $129, save $50
Another fantastic beginner's guitar in a classic Fender Lake Placid Blue finish. The Bullet Tele features a C-shaped neck and  Indian laurel fingerboard for slinky playability. This was already a good deal before the discount! View Deal

Ibanez NTS Nu Tube Screamer: $249 $129, save $120
One of the all-time classic guitar effects pedals is tweaked here; incorporating Korg's stunning Nu Tube technology to enhance its dynamic response. But that's not all; you can blend in your clean tone with a mix control for an added tonal depth and there's true bypass switching. It's a lot of overdrive and it's nearly half price at ProAudioStar! View Deal

Line 6's Helix Multi-Effects Pedal in Gold: $250 off
A new gold standard for deals? This special edition Line 6 Helix Gold is now the cheapest way to get its flagship model… and in a stunning finish! View Deal

Gretsch G2657T Streamliner: was $549, now $399, save $150
We love the Streamliner series because it represents just how much value an electric guitar can offer these days. With this kind of discount it's hard to resist. The stunning Ocean Turquoise finish, incredibly versatile Gretsch's Broad'Tron humbucking pickups and a licensed Bigsby vibrato add up to a guitar that just shouldn't be $399. But we're delighted it is! View Deal

Fender Player Stratocaster, Black: $699 $599 at Guitar Center
David Gilmour's Black Strat is the most valuable guitar on the planet, but you can get those Comfortably Numb vibes here for an absolute steal. Shine on you crazy bargain! View Deal

Fender FA-135CE Concert guitar: Was $199.99, now $149.99
The Fender FA-135CE gives you the perfect platform to improve your playing. You really can’t go wrong with that name on the headstock. Available in Natural, Black, Sunburst and even a classy all-mahogany finish, the slim neck and comfortable body size make this guitar impossible to put down. Guitar Center is slashing a sweet $50 off, so go take a look.View Deal

Schecter C-1 Platinum FR-Sustaniac: Was $859 now $689.99
The combination of an active EMG 81, Sustainiac pickup, Floyd Rose and 24-fret neck gives this Schecter C-1 a whole lot of options. The Sustaniac will create infinite sustain, with switches for the fundamental and harmonic sounds. It's supposed to cost $859, but here it's marked down to $689 at Musician's Friend, making this a lot of guitar for the money.View Deal

ESP LTD M-400: was $799, now only $449 at ProAudioStar
This is a huge discount; $350 off the price of this impressive ESP with a mahogany body, three-piece maple neck and a classic, tried and true pickup combination for versatility that really makes this a superb deal;  Seymour Duncan Jazz (neck) and Custom-5 (bridge) humbuckers. View Deal

Alesis Nitro Mesh: $379.99, now $319.99
The Alesis Nitro Mesh puts a lot of features and quality into the hands of those with an entry-level budget. No horrible plastic pads here: instead you get tunable mesh heads that will feel close to playing an acoustic drum, while keeping the noise down. The range of sounds, feel and build quality all add up to a cracking deal on an already-affordable e-kit. Save $60 at Amazon today.View Deal

Casio Privia PX-770: $749.99 $699.99 at Sweetwater
One of the most highly-rated digital pianos among its peers, the Casio Privia Px-770 is now just $699.99 at Sweetwater. With 88 hammer-action keys, and 19 different high-quality sounds to choose from, there’s a lot to like here.


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Alesis Melody 61 MkII bundle: $169, now $119.99, save £49.01
This Alesis Melody 61 MkII bundle has everything you need, including a 61-key responsive keyboard with 300 built-in sounds to choose from, and a whole bunch of bundled accessories. Now is the perfect time to take advantage of this amazing deal.View Deal

Casio CDP-S150 88-key: Was $779, now $379, save $400
This has to be one of the biggest savings we’ve seen; $400 off the outstanding Casio CDP-S150 88-key digital piano, a saving of over 51%. If you’re considering upgrading your existing digital piano or want to invest in a tool that will serve you for years to come, the CDP-S150 is the perfect choice.View Deal

iZotope plugins: Was $895, now just $49, save 94%
Nine iZotope plug-ins, including Trash 2, Exponential Audio R2, Exponential Audio Phoenix Verb, Exponential Audio Excalibur and more, up for grabs at a not-to-be-missed price. Check it out now at Sweetwater.View Deal

IK Multimedia Total Studio 2 Max: Was €999, now €249
All the software your studio could ever need, plus a whole lot more, with up to 75% off for Cyber Monday. IK Multimedia’s Total Studio 2 Max has it all, and for just €249 it’s the perfect time to add it to your roster.View Deal

Cyber Monday music deals: Discounts and coupons

Sweetwater Cyber Week sale: Save up to 80%
Save up to 80% off a range of guitars, drums, recording gear, software, headphones and so much more from the big brands, through to December 6.View Deal

Guitar Center Black Friday coupon: Save 15% on select items
From pianos and guitars, to DJ turntables and headphones, get 15% off qualifying items using the code BLACKFRIDAY15 at checkout.View Deal

Get 20% off at Pro Audio Star: Use code CM20
Stick the code CM20 in at checkout and you can save 20% off loads of qualifying music gear at Pro Audio Star right now.View Deal

Musician's Friend cyber week coupon: Save up to 15%
Use the code CYBER at checkout to save up to 15% on qualifying items. This promotion covers everything from guitars and amps, to mics and keyboards. It is only for a limited time however, so don't hang about!View Deal

Cyber Monday music deals: Software

AIR Music Producer Pack: £264.00 £15.95
Save 93% on this 22 Air Music instruments and FX pack featuring Hybrid, The Riser and Creative FX Collection Plus. This is a Plugin Boutique exclusive offer.View Deal

iZotope plugins: Was $895, now just $49, save 94%
Nine iZotope plug-ins, including Trash 2, Exponential Audio R2, Exponential Audio Phoenix Verb, Exponential Audio Excalibur and more, up for grabs at a not-to-be-missed price. Check it out now at Sweetwater.View Deal

IK Multimedia Total Studio 2 Max: Was €999, now €249
All the software your studio could ever need, plus a whole lot more, with up to 75% off. IK Multimedia’s Total Studio 2 Max has it all, and for just €249 it’s the perfect time to add it to your roster.View Deal

Toontrack EZdrummer 2: Was $149, now $79, save $70
Get some hugely impressive studio drum sounds that can be played from your electronic drum set over MIDI. Or, if you're a guitarist, make use of the MIDI grooves to create the perfect drum part for your latest idea. We can't think of a better set of sounds for $79View Deal

Toontrack Superior Drummer 3
Get a free SDX Expansion pack worth $149
Invest in one of the most comprehensive collections of drum sounds, and Sweetwater will give you a free SDX Expansion pack! Choose from the list at checkout.View Deal

Steven Slate Drums SSD5: Was $149, now $59, save $90
Build your tracks on solid foundations with SSD5. You’ll have access to hundreds of precisely sampled sounds from some of the biggest names in drum gear, as well as 1,000 preset grooves. Who wouldn’t want better sounding drums for only $59? Get it now at Sweetwater.View Deal

DB-33: Was £59.95, now just £3.95
Save 93% at Plugin Boutique on this virtual organ that recreates the sounds and controllability of classic tonewheel organs such as the B3.View Deal

Xpand!2: Was £45.95, now just £3.95
Save 91% on this multitimbral workstation offering four active sound slots, or parts, per patch. This deal is available at Plugin Boutique.View Deal

IK Happy Holideals: Up to 50% off select software
If you're looking to expand your plugin folder, you won't want to miss this. IK Multimedia has cut the price - by 50% in some cases - of instruments and effects up until the 4th January. Included in the sale are the MODO DRUM and Clavitube instruments, T-RackS Space Delay and Sunset Sound Studio Reverb, plus the excellent Amplitube Joe Satriani and Brian May editions, and more. There's some serious clout on the table here, so get clicking!View Deal

Positive Grid BIAS FX 2: $299, now $149, save $150
The total rig collection comprising amps, effects, cabs and rack gear modelling. Positive Grid BIAS FX is one of the best software modellers out there for guitar players. Here's your chance to grab it at a bargain price – just choose Elite, Pro or Standard. View Deal

Positive Grid BIAS Amp 2 Elite: $299, now $149, save $150
The tonehound's playground. BIAS Amp 2 gives you total freedom over your amp's topology, and thanks to this offer, you can get 50% of the Elite (priced above) and Pro versions, plus there's $40 off the Standard version too. Click on the link to make your selection!View Deal

Vacuum Pro: Was £99.95, now just £3.95
Save a whopping 96% on this polyphonic virtual analogue synthesizer with vacuum tube circuit modelling that perfectly captures the crunchy, warm sound of analogue. Get it now at Plugin Boutique.View Deal

Boom: Was £90.95, now just £3.95, save £87
Save 95% on 10 different classic electronic drum kits, offering variations on the classic 808 and 909 kits, a 'CR78 merged with a 606' and much more.View Deal

Loom Classic: Was £44.95, now just £3.95
Save 91% on this modular additive synthesizer with a shape-shifting Morph Pad. This deal is live at Plugin Boutique.View Deal

Slate Digital VMS Classic Tubes 3 | $299, now $99, save $200
Slate Digital's VMS Classic Tubes 3 expansion adds another five microphone emulations to your arsenal. Included are emulations of vintage tube mics, as well as tube/ribbon hybrids. It's the perfect addition to the VMS ML-1. Get it today for less at Sweetwater.View Deal

PRS SuperModels: Was $129, now $39.99
Created in collaboration with Paul Reed Smith, the Waves PRS SuperModels plugin models three high-end PRS guitar amps: the PRS Archon, Dallas, and Blue Sierra/V9.View Deal

Line 6 Helix Native plugin: was $399, now $279, save $120
There'a huge amount of potential here for recording guitarists; all of Line 6’s flagship Helix amp models and effects without the price tag of its floor units. There's over 60 guitar and bass amps and over 100 different effects – a whole world of tone at your disposal from a leader in modelling technology.  View Deal

Ableton Live 10 Intro: Was $99, now $79
DAW software with 1500+ sounds (5GB+), 16 tracks, 8 Scenes, 4 software instruments, 29 effects, and 5 content packs - Mac/PC VST, AU.View Deal

Abbey Road Reverb Plates: Was $249, now $29.99
A state-of-the-art modeling of the four legendary reverb plates housed at Abbey Road Studios and used on recordings by the Beatles, Pink Floyd and Radiohead.View Deal

AmpliTube Brian May: Was $99.99, now $69.99, save $40
The unique sound of the Queen legend capture at last? Yes indeed! And with $40 off. May worked with IK Multimedia to make sure this was done with the detail required and there's even a Red Special module as the cherry on a tasty tone cake. View Deal

Amplitube Joe Satriani: Was $99.99, now $79.99, save $20
Get Satch's sound with three amps, (detailed Marshall, Peavey and Rockman models) three cabs and five effects based on Joe's own collection. Now $79.99 direct from IK Multimedia. View Deal

AmpliTube Dimebag Darrell CFH Collection:
$99.99, now $49.99, save $50
Based on Dimebag's Cowboys From Hell tone, this pack was developed under close collaboration with his former guitar tech, Grady Champion. The two key amp models are based on Dimebag's Randall RG 100 ES and Roland JC-120 with two matching cabs and five pedals based on Dime's MXR graphic EQ, Furman parametric EQ, Cry Baby wah, MXR Flanger Doubler and Rocktron Hush noise gate. View Deal

Cyber Monday music deals: audio interface deals

SSL 2+ w/free plugins worth $478: $279.99
Free FlexVerb and X-Comp plugins valued at $478 await you in this amazing bundle offer from Sweetwater.View Deal

Apogee Quartet USB Interface: save $239.25, now $1,355.75
This professional multi-channel audio interface for the iOS, Lightning connectivity can be discounted at the checkout with the code: BF15 at Sam Ash.View Deal

IK Multimedia AXE I/O Solo: was $249.99, now $179.99
Compact 2-in/3-out audio interface with advanced guitar tone shaping, courtesy of AmpliTube and you can save $70 at ProAudioStar today.


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Icon Duo44 Live USB: save $34.00, now $135.99
Get 20% off at ProAudioStar with the coupon code: BF20. The Icon Duo44 features USB-C and TRRS ports for your mobile device and a USB-B port for your computer, it's ideal for live streaming audio from your DAW.View Deal

Focusrite Clarett OctoPre: free $400 plugin bundle included
Free Antares Auto-Tune Access, Relab LX480 Essentials, and XLN Addictive Drums 2: Focusrite Special, valued at $400 when purchased at Sweetwater. The OctoPre features 8-channel 24-bit/192kHz AD/DA with eight microphone preamps, eight line outputs, and ADAT I/O
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Cyber Monday music deals: Keyboards & pianos

Casio Privia PX-770: $749.99 $699.99 at Sweetwater
One of the most highly-rated digital pianos among its peers, the Casio Privia Px-770 is now just $699.99 at Sweetwater. With 88 hammer-action keys, and 19 different high-quality sounds to choose from, there’s a lot to like here.View Deal

Casio CDP-S150: $479.99 $379.99 at Sweetwater
With $100 off this superb Casio CDP-S150 at Sweetwater it’s the ideal time to buy. 88 hammer-action keys, 10 tones to choose from and a stereo speaker system make this an excellent choice for beginners, too.View Deal

Casio Privia PX-S1000: $649.99 $599.99 at Sweetwater
The Casio Privia PX-S1000 adds Bluetooth integration into the mix, allowing you to perform full band mixes by streaming audio from your smartphone or tablet. Add to that the fact that the PX-S1000 is 43% smaller than previous-gen Privia models and this is an outstanding package for anyone looking to upgrade their home setup.View Deal

Yamaha P-45 Bundle: Was $649.99, now $599.99
The Yamaha P-45 Beginners bundle at Guitar Center includes everything you need to get you playing. Centred around the excellent Yamaha P-45 digital piano, it also includes a stand, bench, tutorial books and a set of headphones.View Deal

Casio CDP-S100: Was $449.99, now $349.99
As an entry-level digital piano, the Casio CDP-S100 is pretty hard to beat. It packs in 88 hammer action keys, Bluetooth connectivity and adjustable effects to help shape your tone. With $50 off at Guitar Center, this one is worth snapping up.View Deal

Casio CDP-S150: Was $479, now $379, save $100
This superb 88-key intermediate digital piano features some of the best, most playable keys we’ve seen at this price, all packaged together in a form which is smaller than most competitors. 10 in-built sounds ensure you can switch things up tonally.View Deal

Casio CDP-S150 bundle: Was $588, now $439.99, save $148
To really get you up and running, the Casio CDP-S150 bundle is worth a look. It delivers the superb 88-key Casio CDP-S150 with hammer action keys, along with a dedicated piano stand and bench for just $439.99, down from $588.View Deal

Casio Privia PX-S1000RD: Was $774.96, now $699.99, save $75
As if a stunning red, 88-key digital piano with Casio’s incredibly life-like audio tech wasn’t enough, this bundle also provides a stand, bench and sustain pedal so you can be up and playing super quickly.View Deal

Casio Privia PX-S3000BK: Was $974.96, now $889.99, save $85
A good digital piano is a solid investment in your playing, and the Casio Privia PX-S3000 is a top choice. Boasting the best in feel and sound reproduction, the PX-S3000 is a great choice for anyone looking to upgrade their intermediate piano to something extra. This bundle at Pro Audio Star also comes with a stand, bench, sustain pedal and AKG headphones; everything you need to start making music immediately.View Deal

Williams Legato III Digital Piano: $269, now $199, save 25%
This affordable, 88-note digital piano features touch-sensitive keys, built-in speakers, 10 sounds that can be split and layered, as well as connections for a sustain pedal. The real power is unlocked by the Legato III's Bluetooth MIDI, allowing for wireless connectivity to the Williams Piano app, as well as any third-party MIDI app such as Garageband.View Deal

Yamaha PSR-E463: Was $479, now $299, save $180
The Yamaha PSR-E463 is the perfect upgrade for players moving past the beginner stage and brings with it a whole host of exciting features to boost your creativity. From sampling to beat-making, the PSR-E463 will inspire anyone who plays it, and with over a third off at Sam Ash it’s definitely one to consider.View Deal

Alesis Melody 61 MkII bundle: $169, now $119.99, save £49.01
This Alesis Melody 61 MkII bundle has everything you need, including a 61-key responsive keyboard with 300 built-in sounds to choose from, and a whole bunch of bundled accessories. Now is the perfect time to take advantage of this amazing deal.View Deal

Casio CDP-S150 88-key: Was $779, now $379, save $400
This has to be one of the biggest savings we’ve in recent days; $400 off the outstanding Casio CDP-S150 88-key digital piano, a saving of over 51%. If you’re considering upgrading your existing digital piano or want to invest in a tool that will serve you for years to come, the CDP-S150 is the perfect choice.View Deal

Kawai CA59: Was $3,999, now $3,099, save $900
As the successor to the respected CA58 range, the Kawai CA59 delivers in a big way. It balances the traditional wooden keyboard action you’d expect with new features like an OLED display and wireless audio playback over Bluetooth. And, with $900 off the list price, it’s well worth closer inspection.View Deal

Korg Kronos 73: Was $3,599.99, now $3,099.99
If you want a Kronos with a hammer action keyboard but also need something a bit more portable, the 73-note model could be the one to go for. With $500 off, you'll struggle to find a better deal than this one.
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Novation Launchkey Mini Mk3: Was $139, now $109, save $30
Now in its third iteration, the Novation Launchkey has refined the experience of computer-based performance. For Ableton Live users in particular the Launchkey delivers tight integration and control over most of Live’s parameters. And, at just over $100, it’s a handy tool to have in your studio. View Deal

M-Audio Keystation 49es: Was $119.99, now $99.99, save $20
A good, reliable USB MIDI controller is a must for any studio, and the M Audio Keystation 49es certainly fits the bill. With 49 full-size velocity sensitive keys, and a nice selection of bundled plugin instruments, it’s the ideal model for anyone looking to enhance their studio’s potential.View Deal

Arturia Keylab 49: Was $249, now $209, save $40
We’re huge fans of Arturia’s MIDI control keyboards, and the Arturia Keylab shows exactly why. It’s well made, plays nicely with any DAW, and has plug-and-play integration enabling you to make and perform music in no time. At just $209, the Arturia Keylab 49 will make a solid addition to any setup.View Deal

Cyber Monday music deals: Guitars

11 TC Electronic pedals for just $39 @Guitar Center
Mix and match from your choice of 11 TC Electronic effects pedals. Chorus, reverb, delay, distortion, drive, overdrive – whatever FX you crave, you'll find something that floats your boat with this unmissable Cyber Monday guitar effects deal.
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Save 50% on Fender Play, and 10% on Fender gear for a year! A fantastic way to improve your playing now at an amazingly low price. Sign up to Fender Play for access to the constantly expanding library of accessible guitar, bass and ukulele lessons for players of all skill levels.And as a very useful bonus you'll also get 10% off all Fender gear for a whole year.View Deal

JHS Pedals 3 Series Effects WAS: $99 NOW: $84.15 
The best value USA-made guitar effects pedals out there just became an even better deal with 15% off this weekend at Sweetwater this weekend. Just $84.15 for JHS quality with your choice of Overdrive, Distortion, Fuzz, Reverb, Delay, Compressor and Chorus. View Deal

Boss BP-PS Pedal Power Solution: $149 $99 at Guitar Center
Not just the industry standard TU-3 Chromatic Tuner pedal but a whole power supply solution too with the  PSB-120 – enough to supply juice for an entire ’board with its A seven-way daisy chain. Guitar Center are even throwing in 12 Boss picks. View Deal

Boss DD-500 Digital Delay Pedal: Was $499, now $349
A flagship delay pedal with a huge discount making it now $349 at Sam Ash. This will cover all your delay needs… and the ones you didn't even know you had. View Deal

Guild's OM-140CE acoustic: $899, $529
A superb acoustic investment if you're looking to upgrade or start strong as a player. A solid Sitka spruce top, solid African mahogany back and sides and Guild/Fishman AP1 preamp with a Sonicore pickup with a $370 price cut makes this one of the best Cyber Monday acoustic guitar deals we've found. View Deal

Buy a HeadRush Pedalboard for $999, get a free FRFR-108 cab worth $219 at Sweetwater
A great way to get a full modelling rig with a huge discount; the HeadRush Pedalboard is one of the best amp modellers and here you're getting a full-range, flat response monitor to get the best from it for free. View Deal

DigiTech Drop: Was $307.07, now $214.99, save $92
This compact pedal remains the best drop-tuning stompbox on the market, with full polyphonic tracking for authentic baritone and extended-range tones. Save over 90 bucks now at Sweetwater.View Deal

TC Electronic Plethora X5 TonePrint multi-FX: $499 $429
We're very pleased to see Sweetwater offering a $69 discount on one of 2020's biggest effects releases. The Plethora X5 offers every one of TC’s acclaimed TonePrint effects in one multi-effects pedal. Save up to 127 custom pedalboards using the five-switch slots and utilise TC's pioneering MASH expression footswitches. The Plethora is very well named indeed. View Deal

Fender Player Stratocaster, Black: $699 $599 at Guitar Center
David Gilmour's Black Strat is the most valuable guitar on the planet, but you can get those Comfortably Numb vibes here for an absolute steal. Shine on you crazy bargain! View Deal

Fender Player Strat in Shell Pink: Was $724.99, now $599.99
Combining the classic Strat sound we know and love with a unique dash of colour, the Limited Edition Fender Player Stratocaster in Shell Pink is a versatile guitar with loads of character. And with $125 off the list price at Guitar Center, it’s the perfect time to buy.View Deal

Squier Affinity Telecaster HH: Was $249.99, now $199.99
The loss metallic black finish here offers a distinctive take on the classic Tele design – and the dual humbuckers hone in on the rock credentials. A superb buy with $50 off at Musician's Friend. View Deal

Gibson Les Paul Blood Moon exclusive: $2,999
We're not going to call this a bargain but it is a beautiful Guitar Center exclusive finish on one of the greatest of all guitar models. Its switching options for the Gibson ’57/Super ’57 humbucking pickups include coil-split, coil-tap and phase to enhance the Les Paul versatility.View Deal

Jackson's Pro Soloist SL2Q Northern Lights: $999, $799
Jackson knows how to deliver great spec with Seymour Duncan humbuckers, 12-16 compound radius fingerboard, Floyd Rose FRT-O2000 double-locking tremolo bridge and a striking Northern Lights finish here. And it's got $200 off now at Guitar Center! View Deal

Fender Player Strat in Surf Pearl: Was $699.99, now $599.99
We’ve always been a sucker for a faded green shade on guitars, and the Limited Edition Fender Player Stratocaster in Surf Green really caught our attention, especially when it’s down from $699 to just $599 at Guitar Center.View Deal

Fender FA-135CE Concert guitar: Was $199.99, now $149.99
The Fender FA-135CE gives you the perfect platform to improve your playing. You really can’t go wrong with that name on the headstock. Available in Natural, Black, Sunburst and even a classy all-mahogany finish, the slim neck and comfortable body size make this guitar impossible to put down. Guitar Center is slashing a sweet $50 off this Cyber Monday, so go take a look.View Deal

Schecter C-1 Platinum FR-Sustaniac: Was $859 now $689.99
The combination of an active EMG 81, Sustainiac pickup, Floyd Rose and 24-fret neck gives this Schecter C-1 a whole lot of options. The Sustaniac will create infinite sustain, with switches for the fundamental and harmonic sounds. It's supposed to cost $859, but here it's marked down to $689 at Musician's Friend, making this a lot of guitar for the money.View Deal

Schecter C-1 Platinum: was $599, now $449 at Guitar Center
The C-1 Platinum is a great choice for heavier styles and a $149 discount sweetens the deal on an already tempting package. The EMG 81/85 active pickup combo has been favoured by metal legends including Metallica and Slayer, while the Ultra Access neck means it handles lead work as well as rhythmic chug. Choose between Satin Transparent Midnight Blue and Translucent Black finishes.View Deal

ESP LTD M-400: was $799, now only $449 at ProAudioStar
This is a huge discount; $350 off the price of this impressive ESP with a mahogany body, three-piece maple neck and a classic, tried and true pickup combination for versatility that really makes this a superb deal;  Seymour Duncan Jazz (neck) and Custom-5 (bridge) humbuckers. View Deal

Positive Grid Spark 40: $299/£225, now $239/£180
With a complete arsenal of amp models and effects, plus access to over 10,000 tone presets, the Positive Grid Spark 40 is a versatile guitar, bass and acoustic practice amp. But, throw in the additional smart features such as Auto Chords, Smart Jam, Bluetooth and USB connectivity, and you have one of the most powerful practice amps available on the planet.View Deal

Line 6 Relay G10S wireless system: Was $349, now $249
The best guitar wireless system you can buy just got even better, thanks to this tasty $100 discount over at Sweetwater. Wander up to 130 feet away from your pedalboard and enjoy crystal-clear 24-bit audio from this top-notch guitar accessory.View Deal

Squier Bullet Mustang HH: was $179, now $129, save $50
Simply one of the best beginner guitar bargains you'll find for Christmas – its shorter 24-inch scale and comfortable C-shaped neck  is ideal for smaller hands and anyone who wants a more compact playing experience. While the dual humbuckers will allow you to get rocking with ease. View Deal

MXR DD25V2 Dookie Drive V2: Was $271.41, now $189.99
Bag one of the most iconic alternative guitar tones of the ’90s, complete with an awesome Dookie album cover graphic finish for 30% less with this deal at Sam Ash. Designed to replicate the sound of Billie Joe Armstrong’s dual-amp guitar sound on Dookie, the Dookie Drive lets you blend between the two ‘amps’, and also includes a master Scoop button for further tonal shifting. Don’t delay, we don’t know when it’ll come around again.View Deal

Gretsch G2657T Streamliner: was $549, now $399, save $150
We love the Streamliner series because it represents just how much value an electric guitar can offer these days. With this kind of discount it's hard to resist. The stunning Ocean Turquoise finish, incredibly versatile Gretsch's Broad'Tron humbucking pickups and a licensed Bigsby vibrato add up to a guitar that just shouldn't be $399. But we're delighted it is! View Deal

Vox Limited-Edition AC10C1: $599 $499, save $100
Classic British tones at more practical volumes here for a great price. This limited edition features a 10” Celestion Creamback speaker, onboard reverb and a sleek black finish.View Deal

Vox AC30S1 1x12" combo: Was $899, now $699, save $200
A full fat AC30 with $200 off?! This 1x12" combo is the stuff of rock legend with its 12AX7/EL84 valves, single channel based on the AC30 Top Boost circuit, reverb and Celestion speaker.View Deal

Zoom G11 multi-FX: Was $799, now  $599
Zoom’s 2020 multi-effects processor is reduced by $200 at Guitar Center. $599 for this amount of functionality, presets and capability is not to be sniffed at.View Deal

Boss Nextone Guitar Artist Amp: Was $899, now $499
This is a very versatile guitar amp with its tube emulation switching and a huge price reduction here. The Artist is one of the high end Nextone models and its 80-watts making it a very capable gigging amp. Sam Ash has taken a massive $400 chunk off the price – we'd advise moving fast on this one. View Deal

Fender California Newporter Player Ocean Teal: $429 $329
A great option for anyone wanting more electric playability from an acoustic; the California Newporter Player has a slim C-shape neck and classic Fender Strat-style headstock. With a solid Sitka spruce top, mahogany back and sides, satin-finished mahogany neck and 20-fret walnut fingerboard, it offers a superb recipe for acoustic tone too.
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Gretsch G5027CE Rancher Jumbo: Was $599, now $500
The reputation of Gretsch is founded on a history of quality and the G5027CE Rancher Jumbo offers an accessible experience of it. This electro acoustic features the great features combination Fishman's consistently impressive Presys II preamp system, a solid spruce top, flame maple back and sides, mahogany neck and 21-fret rosewood fingerboard. View Deal

Boss Nextone Guitar Artist Amp: Was $899, now $499
This is a very versatile guitar amp with its tube emulation switching and a huge price reduction here. The Artist is one of the high end Nextone models and its 80-watts making it a very capable gigging amp. Sam Ash has taken a massive $400 chunk off the price – we'd advise moving fast on this one. View Deal

Marshall Origin 50C: Was $749.99, now $649.99
This all-in-one combo amp offers a suite of professional features, including two distinct voices, a variety of onboard controls, plus an in-built FX loop. Save $100 today at Musician's Friend.View Deal

Ibanez NTS Nu Tube Screamer: $249 $129, save $120
One of the all-time classic guitar effects pedals is tweaked here; incorporating Korg's stunning Nu Tube technology to enhance its dynamic response. But that's not all; you can blend in your clean tone with a mix control for an added tonal depth and there's true bypass switching. It's a lot of overdrive and it's nearly half price at ProAudioStar! View Deal

Epiphone Hummingbird PRO Cutaway: $449, now $379
The Hummingbird is an acoustic classic and Epiphone's Wine Red take on it here is real head-turner with the improved higher ret access afforded by its cutaway design.  The Fishman Sonitone preamp and Sonicore pickup system also makes it stage-ready. View Deal

Martin Special X1-DE Acoustic Electric: $599.99, now $479.99
Martin invented the dreadnought, and its affordable X-Series propelled Ed Sheeran to stadiums worldwide. This electro-acoustic combines Martin's 'forest-friendly' HPL back and sides construction with its Stratabond and Richlite composite neck/fingerboard with a Fishman Sonitone pickup/preamp. The result is an affordable electro-acoustic from one of the most sought-after names in the game. Get $120 off now at Musician's Friend.View Deal

Orangewood Oliver Mahogany: $195, now $156, save 20%
This mahogany grand concert model no only looks the part, but promises some tonal delights too. The solid mahogany top maximises resonance, while the rosewood fingerboard and bridge add bone nut/saddle add a touch of class. Opt for the Oliver Live and you'll also get an on-board Fishman Sonitone pickup/preamp.View Deal

Orangewood Oliver Jr Mahogany: $195, now $156, save 20%
The Oliver Jr takes the same grand concert shape as its big brother and shrinks it for the perfect portable/travel-size format. Here, the fretboard is swapped for ebony but that all-important solid top is still present. It usually sets you back an already affordable $195, but with 20% off this is the ideal guitar for playing at home and on-the-go.View Deal

Orangewood Echo: $295, now $236, save 20%
Dreadnought guitars are the go-to all-rounders. Orangewood's Echo takes this classic outline and gives you a well-spec'd guitar for just over $250 at the deal price. The top is solid sitka spruce, and while the sides are laminated, its appointed with Ovangkol at the bridge and fretboard, with a 25.5" scale length to make electric players feel at home.View Deal

Orangewood Brooklyn: $295, now $236, save 20%
What if you want a grand concert shape, but in spruce? Opt for the Brooklyn model. The squat shoulders and pinched waist combine the big, boomy punch of a GC, but with the added brightness of spruce, and the abalone rosette really pops against the lighter spruce top.View Deal

Ernie Ball Expression Overdrive: Was $299, now $74.99
The Ernie Ball Expression Overdrive allows you to fine-tune your gain settings without having to take your hands off the guitar. Whether you're looking for perfectly dialled-in tones or fast, expressive bursts of gain, you can use overdrive as you never have before with this innovative overdrive. Save $225 at Sweetwater today.View Deal

Guild's OM-140CE acoustic: $899, $529
A superb acoustic investment if you're looking to upgrade or start strong as a player. A solid Sitka spruce top, solid African mahogany back and sides and Guild/Fishman AP1 preamp with a Sonicore pickup with a $370 price cut makes this one of the best Cyber Monday acoustic guitar deals we've found. View Deal

TC Electronic Ditto X4 Looper: was $209, now $199, save $60
If you're serious about looping, TC’s flagship model of its superb Ditto series is an essential option – especially with a $60 discount.  It's incredibly user friendly too. The Ditto X4 Looper features two footswitchable loop tracks and seven onboard loop effects. There's sync and serial loop modes with adjustable decay too. View Deal

Snark Super Snark HZ: Was $39.99, now $19.99
Snark has a great rep for its tuners and Super Snark HZ finds it raising its game even higher; 1Hz tuning accuracy is particularly impressive on a headstock guitar tuner. Now Guitar Center is offering 20% off its price.View Deal

Cyber Monday music deals: Bass

Sterling by Music Man StingRay Bass: $799 $599, save $200
The StingRay is a bass classic and this update ticks all the boxes for us;  a buttery smooth roasted maple neck, beautiful natural finish and a three-band active preamp for versatility with a whopping $200 off at Guitar Center.View Deal

Squier Contemporary Active Jazz Bass: $80 off @ Sweetwater
A lot of Jazz Bass here for $399 ($449 for a five-string). There's four Sweetwater-exclusive finishes to choose from on this active bass model and all have roasted maple necks and 'boards; Satin Black, Midnight Satin, Burgundy Satin and Olive Satin. They're all stunners too! View Deal

Jackson JS Series Concert Bass: $199 $149, save $50
The limited edition Neon Green finish here is not for fans of subtle but we love it! The 34” scale maple neck is built for speed but also stability from its graphite reinforcement and scarf joint.View Deal

Markbass CMD102P 2x10 Bass amp: $1,199.99, now $799.99
The Markbass CMD102P is a tilt-back bass combo that features a built in Little Mark II preamp to help beef up your bass tone. The 4-band EQ allows you to shape your tone any way you want, and the two 10” neodymium speakers provide plenty of power to settle in the mix perfectly. Guitar Center have done bass players a huge favour, by knocking off a generous $400. View Deal

Cyber Monday music deals: Laptops

UK deals

Apple M1 MacBook Pro 13-inch: £1,299 £1,249.97
Save more than £49 on this just-released MacBook Pro at Amazon UK, with M1 power, 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage. Logic Pro and GarageBand are already fully compatible and other DAWs and plugins will inevitably follow suit.View Deal

Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch: 2.6GHz, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD
Was £2,399, now £2,148, save £251
Including an Intel Core 2.6GHz processor and plenty of grunt under the hood, this is a fantastic saving on a very capable machine.View Deal

Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch: 2.0GHz, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD
Was £1,799, now £1,630, save £169
Leagues ahead of the entry-level 13-inch MacBook Pro for music producers, this model comes with a 2.0GHz 10th-gen Intel Core i5 processor,16GB RAM, 512GB SSD and four ThunderBolt 3 ports, and all at a £169 saving.View Deal

Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch: 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD
Was £1,299, now £1,180, save £119
Not the hottest spec around, but for light music production duties and for general use, there are still fewer machines that can compete right now. With a £109 saving, this deal is well worth a look.View Deal

US deals

Apple M1 MacBook Pro 13-inch | $1,299 $1,199
$100 off an Apple silicon-powered M1 MacBook Pro? You'd better believe it! This model comes in Space Grey with 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage, and is available to US customers at B&H Photo.View Deal

Cyber Monday music deals: Synths

Korg Kronos: Was $3,899, now $3,399, save $500
As the flagship of Korg’s synthesizer line, the Kronos is about as good as it gets for workstation keyboards. There really isn’t much the 88-key Korg Kronos can’t do, so if you’re looking to invest in something with the potential to thrive in any situation, now is the perfect time to do it. Especially when there’s $500 off at Guitar Center…View Deal

Behringer Poly D: Was $698, now $594.98, save $103
Behringer’s strategy in recent years of reworking classic synths has thrown up some exciting products, but we’re especially drawn to the Poly D. It exists as an expansion of the well-received Behringer Model D, but packs in four voices, a ladder filter, effects and a 32-step sequencer for good measure. Grab that 80’s film score vibe now for just $649 at Sweetwater. View Deal

Moog Minitaur: Was $599.99, now $499.99
This powerful, flexible, deep bass synth with that classic Moog solid build is offered up with a sweet $100 knocked off, thanks to the folks at Sweetwater.View Deal

Arturia MiniBrute 2 synth: Was $749, now $449
An expanded synth engine, semi-modular architecture and flexible control options make this a seriously competitive monosynth, and it's currently available at seriously competitive price. Save $300 off today at Sam Ash.View Deal

Cyber Monday music deals: Mics

Shure SM58 dynamic vocal mic: save $10 - was $99, now $89
The classic SM58 has been reduced by $10 for Cyber Week at Sweetwater, hurry these deals won't last long.View Deal

Shure SM57 dynamic instrument mic: was $99, now $89
The ubiquitous instrument microphone, found in home and pro studios up and down the land is now $10 off Sweetwater.View Deal

Slate Digital VMS ML-1 Modelling Mic: Was $799, now $499
With the Slate Digital ML-1 modelling microphone, you get access to a virtual mic locker of vintage microphones that would cost you tens-of-thousands, if you can even find them all! Also included are a pair of classic mic pre amp modelling plugins to complete your sound. Grab an absolute bargain with $300 off at Sweetwater.View Deal

Warm Audio WA-47: Was $899, now $799, save $100
This tube condenser mic is based on one of the most famous studio mics of all time. It features premium components such as the custom reproduction '47 capsule, TAB-Funkenwerk output transformer, a JJ Slovak 5751 vaccuum tube and Wima and Solen capacitors. Add in nine different polar patterns, and this mic will deliver the big, rich sound of yesteryear. It comes with its own power supply, shock mount and wooden case to make sure it's stowed and transported safely.View Deal

Warm Audio WA-84: Was $399, now $299, save $100
The Neumann KM84 is one of the all-time greats when it comes to small-diaphragm condenser mics. An original vintage one will also set you back an arm and a leg. So, Warm Audio's WA-84 makes the perfect substitution, perfect for use on many different applications including drums, acoustic guitar, piano, vocals and more, this cardioid-patterned mic is a versatile addition to any studio. Sweetwater has the same offer whether you choose black or nickel, with 25% off, we'd suggest getting a pair!View Deal

Lauten Audio LA120 pair: was $419, now $299
Get $120 off this pair of Lauten Audio LA120 small-diaphragm condenser microphones at Sweetwater this Cyber Week.
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Lauten Audio LA-220: was $299.99, now $239.99
This large diaphragm condenser micropphone is the cheapest model from Lauten Audio in the Sweetwater sale and it's even cheaper at $60 off.View Deal

Lauten Audio Eden LT-386: save $300 - was $2,999, now $2,699
From the cheapest to the most expensive Lauten Audio microphone deal at Sweetwater. The Eden LT-386 is a large diaphragm tube condenser mic with cardioid, omnidirectional, and figure-8 polar patterns, highpass filters and multi-voicing technology.View Deal

Shure DMK57-52 drum microphone kit: was $399, now $349
Save $50 on this drum mic kit from Sweetwater, with three SM57s, one Beta 52A, drum mounts and carrying case.


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AKG P170 studio condenser microphone: was $99, now $89
ProAudioStar has taken $10 off the AKG P170 small-diaphragm condenser mic, perfect for recording of overheads, percussions, acoustic guitars and other strings.View Deal

Cyber Monday music deals: Studio monitors

JBL 305P studio monitors: Was $149, now just $99
These superb 5” JBL 305P studio monitors offer a perfect first step into upgrading your home studio. They deliver clear, balanced sound to help you mix and master accurately, and come with the confidence you get from using a trusted brand. At just $99 from Guitar Center, we’d recommend doubling up for killer stereo sound!View Deal

JBL One Series 104 compact powered monitors: $129 $79
Save at Amazon on these excellent little speakers , which sound as good as they look. We praised their excellent mid-range performance and surprising levels of loudness.View Deal

IK Multimedia's iLoud Micro Monitor: $299.99 $199.99
Save $100 at Guitar Center on these excellent mini monitors - which come complete with Bluetooth connectivity - from IK Multimedia.View Deal

Focal Shape 65 powered studio monitor: $999 $899.10
If you're looking to upgrade your monitoring setup to something pro level, the Shape 65 is hard to beat. "The frequency balance is quite delicious, with exceptional transient detail and gin-clear stereo," we said in our rave review. There are plenty of other Focal speakers on sale, too.View Deal

KRK Classic 5 G3 Limited Edition: $149.99 $109.99
KRK has a strong reputation in the monitor world, and the G3 is one of the most popular speakers in its range. You can currently save $40 on this special limited edition silver and black version at Musician's Friend.View Deal

Fostex PX-6 powered monitors: $649 $549.97
Get the best part of $100 off these nicely-sized nearfields, which don't have any nasty surprises in the sound stakes. 

Cyber monday music deals: Tech

Novation Launchpad Mini Mk3: $139, now $99, save $40
The Novation Launchpad Mini Mk3 packs in everything you need to take your Ableton Live sessions away from the screen. From sequencing to performing, and a host of other useful tools, the Launchpad Mini is a great addition to any small studio. View Deal

Novation Launchpad X: Was $249, now $159, save $90
The Novation Launchpad X is the ideal performance pad for Ableton Live users. It brings 64 velocity-sensitive RGB pads which react to your playing, allowing you to add extra expression to your tracks. Step away from the screen and see what the Launchpad X can do for your playing. View Deal

Novation Launchpad Pro Mk3: Was $439, now $299
The Novation Launchpad Pro Mk3 offers the best in tactile playing and production for Ableton Live. 64 velocity-sensitive pads and 42 backlit action buttons grant you unprecedented control over your sessions, while MIDI I/O mean you can hook up external MIDI gear like drum machines and synths. View Deal

Cyber Monday music deals: Drums

Alesis Nitro Mesh: $379.99, now $319.99
The Alesis Nitro Mesh puts a lot of features and quality into the hands of those with an entry-level budget. No horrible plastic pads here: instead you get tunable mesh heads that will feel close to playing an acoustic drum, while keeping the noise down. The range of sounds, feel and build quality all add up to a cracking deal on an already-affordable e-kit. Save $60 at Amazon today.View Deal

Alesis Nitro Mesh Special Edition: $379.99, now $319.99
The special edition of the Alesis Nitro Mesh features the same budget-friendly features and quality as the original black version, but with a funky red finish! If you want to stand out from the crowd on a budget, this is the option to go for. Get a deal with $60 off at Guitar Center today.View Deal

Ludwig Backbeat 5-piece kit: $429.99, now $329.99, save $100
Get your stocking rocking with this great deal on a Ludwig Backbeat drum set, complete with cymbals, hardware, a stool and sticks from Guitar Center! You'll be able to start playing straight out of the box, plus it's available in Black sparkle, Wine Red Sparkle, or Metallic Silver Sparkle finishes!View Deal

Roland TD-17KV Electronic Drum Set: Was $1,599, now $1,299
This is one of Roland's finest e-kits to date. Highlights include the mesh snare and toms, but it's the revolutionary TD-17 module which is the real winner. On-board you'll find a sound engine based on the TD-50, plus the ability to stream songs and MIDI over Bluetooth. Save $300 at Sweetwater.View Deal

Meinl Cymbals HCS Series Three Pack | Was $185, now $99.99
A superb pack for beginners, this Sam Ash deal gives you a HCS Series 14” Hi-hat, a Series 14” Crash, and a 10” Splash for under $100. You’ll also get a free 10” Splash, free Pro-Mark 5A Sticks, and a coupon code for three free drum lessons.