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Most guitarists come to a point in their career where they start to think “wouldn’t it be fun to build my own guitar?” With high hopes of installing custom pickups […]
Trying to pick an app for learning guitar? When it comes to something as individual and nuanced as learning the guitar, there isn’t necessarily a “one sizes fits all” option. […]
Riffs, licks, fills, shredding… When you get into guitar, there are going to be all kinds of slang terms that can leave you feeling confused as to what’s even being […]
Wireless systems have come a long way in the last few years. There are more simple, portable, affordable solutions than ever in history, and even the cheapest options tend to […]
The idea that playing bass is easier than playing guitar has been a common misconception for a long time, especially among those outside the music community. While it does have […]
You might be asking yourself… “Is it even possible to learn the guitar from home?” And the answer is “absolutely, yes,” but chances are you’re going to need some help […]
“Stairway To Heaven” is one of Led Zeppelin’s standout masterpieces, even among their otherwise stellar catalog (just consider – “Whole Lotta Love”, “Immigrant Song”, “Black Dog”, “Kashmir”, “Rock And Roll”, […]
If you’re looking for a 3/4 size electric guitar, chances are you’re a beginner, student, a player with small hands, a parent buying a gift for their child, maybe even […]
Musical tastes vary from one to another, but as a listener, most people seem to go through a “bass heavy” phase sooner or later. There’s just something about pumping up […]
When it comes to acoustic guitars, Yamaha is an obvious go-to. Yamaha is known, not just for their acoustic guitars, but for also for their electric guitars, digital pianos, keyboards, […]
Guitar Aficionado (GA) started out as a physical magazine and guitar news site. Since then we’ve change ownership, but we still provide great content for guitarists.
While the previous GA owners were focused on guitar news, we’re more focused on helping guitarists improve their playing and reaching their full potential. We’ve already written a complete guide on how to play guitar, the best online guitar lessons, as well as looked at more specific topics such as guitar shipping costs.
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