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Tuning the guitar is a necessity before every session on the instrument. Most people tune their guitar to its designated pitches, without giving much thought to the tuning itself. More […]
Are you interested in learning music, but having trouble deciding between piano and guitar? Both of these instruments are quite popular and it’s easy to be a little conflicted between […]
If you’re looking for iconic tube amplifier tones, you’ve probably come across the Fender Princeton Reverb and Deluxe Reverb amps. These amplifiers have legendary status amongst guitarists and have been […]
There’s something to be said about the sound of an acoustic guitar that emits a warm and boxy tone. Parlor guitars manage to produce this tone quite well, making them […]
If you’re new to the guitar, it can be quite daunting trying to figure out how to navigate the fretboard. Because the guitar has numerous strings, beginners often find themselves […]
The electric guitar often steals the show in the eyes of onlookers that are listening to a musical group. However, most guitarists know that the acoustic guitar requires a whole […]
Whether you’re looking to play a song for your kid, or your kid wants to play songs of their own, it seems you’re after child friendly songs. Well you’re in […]
Nobody can deny that there is a certain kind of allure that comes with the sound of a Spanish guitar. These instruments have their own unique sound, no doubt aided […]
Are you looking to jumpstart your creative juices? You might want to try playing around in a different tuning, such as open D. This particular tuning has been hailed as […]
Are you stuck in a rut and frustrated with your guitar playing? Does it feel like your creativity has been completely drained? In these instances, playing around in alternate tunings […]
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