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“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”, [Click To Read More]
Guitar pickups are basically the number one thing shaping the tone of your guitar. That being the case, the wiring can also play a part in your guitar’s performance, and [Click To Read More]
The electric guitar is said to have been invented in 1931. It didn’t exactly skyrocket to the mainstream. Truth be told, it probably took about 20 years for it to [Click To Read More]
Do you wish your guitar had more tuning stability? Would you love to be able to put new strings on your guitar without having to add multiple wraps to the [Click To Read More]
Is it time to lay down some guitar for your musical tracks? While there are a lot of great tools for recording and capturing great guitar sounds, free VST plugins [Click To Read More]
Guitar is anything but a one-dimensional instrument. Sure, metal seems to be the main genre representing the guitar these days, but when music wasn’t just about trap beats and 80s [Click To Read More]
Guitar pots become worn and dirty over time. You can maintain them with a little bit of upkeep, but sometimes it’s nice to swap out old gear for new gear. [Click To Read More]
So, it’s time to upgrade your Tele. Generally, Telecasters are well-loved guitars. They look great, sound great, and play great. And even though they’re sometimes thought of as “country guitars” [Click To Read More]
You’ve probably seen some of your heroes playing guitar and singing at the same time. It looks cool, but it’s harder than you might think and there are several reasons [Click To Read More]
Let’s not beat around the bush – playing guitar with a wedding band has a certain stigma attached to it. Wedding bands in movies like The Wedding Singer or LaLa [Click To Read More]
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