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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]
Everyone who’s ever learned how to play the guitar will tell you that they had to go through a stage where they got some nasty calluses on their fingertips. Still, [Click To Read More]
If you are a beginner guitar player, you have probably noticed that the ends of your fingers get sore and red after you play for a while or even start [Click To Read More]
Whether you are a casual hobbyist or a professional musician, there is a good chance that you will need to take your guitar on an airplane at some point. The [Click To Read More]
So, you want to play your bass but you don’t have an amp or the one you normally use is broken. Anyone who has ever learned how to play the [Click To Read More]
Guitars are fun to play, and if you are a professional musician, they could even be the way you make your living. You may have heard of a vintage Les [Click To Read More]
Though it’s normal, it can be really annoying when your guitar goes out of tune. Sometimes, it seems like as soon as you tune it up, before you know it, [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]
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