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The Top 2×12 Speaker Cabinets for Guitar Players Who Want to Rock!

The Top 2×12 Speaker Cabinets for Guitar Players Who Want to Rock!

Although guitar cabinets are generally made by manufacturers to be paired with a specific amp head they’ve created, the option to mix and match is always there, and part of the fun. It’s fair to say that one or two 4×12 half-stacks are the most synonymous amp setup with rock guitarists. Sure, that looks cool, […]

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The Top 10 Microphones for Acoustic Guitars

The Top 10 Microphones for Acoustic Guitars

Sound engineers in venues have it relatively easy with acoustic guitarists: they generally rock up with an electro-acoustic that can be just plugged in. Granted, this can also be done in a studio setting, but studio engineers are going to want to make use of such a setting to get the nuances of an acoustic […]

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Top Five Best Guitar Capos on the Market Today

Top Five Best Guitar Capos on the Market Today

Some people think that using a capo to play the guitar is cheating. If you are someone who can play the guitar without a capo, you deserve a countless amount of high fives. Playing the guitar without a capo is incredibly difficult and requires a crazy amount of practice in order to be able to […]

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Top Five Best Guitar Stands on the Market Today

The Best Guitar Stands on the Market Today

If you’re a beginning guitarist, you’ve probably made this mistake of thinking that all guitar stands are the same. By assuming this, you probably just ended up purchasing the very first guitar stand that you see. Or maybe you tend to be a cheapskate and you just end up purchasing the cheapest one you can […]

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Top Five Best Guitar Humidifiers

Top Five Best Guitar Humidifiers

Did you know that your acoustic or classical guitar is under constant threat? Most beginner and intermediate players don’t know this, but keeping the wood of your guitar moist is imperative. You don’t want the wood of your guitar to be living in conditions that make great firewood; instead, you want the living conditions to […]

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The Top 8 Best Guitar Books for 2017

The Top 8 Best Guitar Books for 2017

When I first picked up my guitar, I thought that YouTube was going to be the only teaching method that I would ever need. But, as I became a more advanced player, I quickly realized that that way of thinking was totally incorrect. My first year after picking up a guitar for the first time […]

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The Anatomy of a Guitar- Terms You Need to Know

The Anatomy of a Guitar- Terms You Need to Know

You are most likely reading this article because you are a beginning guitarist. Welcome to the guitar world! As a beginner, there are at least twenty-one parts of a guitar’s anatomy that you should know about. There are two types of guitars: acoustic and electric. People who make guitars, called Luthiers, created acoustic guitars so […]

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How to Choose the Right Guitar Strings

How to Choose the Right Guitar Strings

When deciding between what type of guitar strings you’re going to purchase, there are several things that you should know before making a final purchase. The type of string you choose has a major impact on your guitar’s sound and playability. We’ve created this guide to help you, a beginning guitarist, decide what type of […]

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