So, you have a guitar and/or a bass and are wondering which route to go down? You have heard some of your idols use a bass amp with a guitar or a guitar amp with bass and thought you would follow in their footsteps (though not before checking out the do’s and do not’s from… Continue reading Bass Amp vs Guitar Amp: 4 Main Differences
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Acoustic vs Bass Guitar: Which is better for Beginners?
Acoustic and bass guitars are among the most played types of guitar. But the question is, which one is suitable for beginners to start with?
Are Bass Amp Tube Better than Solid State?
There’s nothing better than getting up on stage, plugging in, and hearing the deep, growling thump of your own bass wash over you (and of course your audience). But what type of bass amp is right for you? Let’s take a look at the two main categories of bass amps: tube (valve) amps and solid… Continue reading Are Bass Amp Tube Better than Solid State?
How Many Strings Are On a Bass Guitar? [Answered]
Are you trying to get your head around how many strings are on a bass guitar? Did you think it was meant to be four, and then saw that some bass players have more than four? Did you see that some even have as many strings as a standard acoustic guitar or electric guitar? What… Continue reading How Many Strings Are On a Bass Guitar? [Answered]
Is Bass Easier Than Guitar? An Answer from Guitarist
Are you still a little confused about what precisely differentiates the bass and the guitar? Are you on the precipice of choosing one or the other for yourself or a child to learn and want a definitive answer so you can rest easy that you have made the right decision? Do you simply wish to… Continue reading Is Bass Easier Than Guitar? An Answer from Guitarist
6 Differences Between Rhythm Guitar vs Lead
Are you confused about what separates and posits rhythm guitar vs lead? Are you struggling to comprehend the binary boundaries that have been established in the wake of the rise of guitar bands in the 60s? Are you even struggling to find your own place within all of this confusion? Then you have come to… Continue reading 6 Differences Between Rhythm Guitar vs Lead
Humbucker vs Single Coil: What Are They & Which Is Better?
This is a war that has been waged, man against man, for the better part of a century, and here you are, cowering in the middle of the battlefield wondering just what the heck is going on? Today, we seek to elucidate the difference between humbucker vs single-coil pickups for you, so that you might… Continue reading Humbucker vs Single Coil: What Are They & Which Is Better?
Low Action Guitar vs High Action Guitar: What Are They, Advantages & Disadvantages
So, your fingers are just a bit too tired every time you pick up your guitar and you think a low-action guitar might help? Or perhaps you are simply looking to learn a little more about action on the guitar, regardless of how much you already know? Whatever your reason for happening upon this here… Continue reading Low Action Guitar vs High Action Guitar: What Are They, Advantages & Disadvantages
Ukulele Chords vs Guitar
As far as string instruments go, there are scarcely any more popular in the Western world than the guitar and the ukulele. The latter of which, the ukulele, has even been going through a bit of a resurgence in the past decade or so, owing to its price and the internet’s capacity for democratising the… Continue reading Ukulele Chords vs Guitar
Taylor GS Mini vs GS Mini Mahogany Review
A while ago I reviewed the Taylor GS Mini mahogany model – and was genuinely blown away by it. So, I thought it might be nice to compare the GS Mini (Spruce) to the GS Mini Mahogany. This review will cover what the actual physical differences are and what the tonal differences are. VS The… Continue reading Taylor GS Mini vs GS Mini Mahogany Review
Sapele vs Mahogany: What’s the Difference and Which is Better?
You may have seen some guitars that have Sapele back and sides or Mahogany back and sides or Mahogany tops but you might wonder what the difference is. So, in the battle of Sapele vs Mahogany, which is the better tonewood? This, of course, as always, depends on your particular tastes – mostly. It should… Continue reading Sapele vs Mahogany: What’s the Difference and Which is Better?
Cutaway Vs Non Cutaway: Which Guitar Is Right for You
Whether you go for an acoustic guitar with a cutaway or a non-cutaway guitar will depend on a few things. There are advantages and disadvantages to both. What you go with will depend on a couple of things: How much you need to reach the upper frets Your tone preferences What you use your guitar… Continue reading Cutaway Vs Non Cutaway: Which Guitar Is Right for You
5 Most Versatile Electric Guitars (2023 Update)
Is your playing style impossible to pin down? Are you constantly working on different projects that test the variety of scenarios that your guitar can fit into? Are you simply looking to invest in one guitar that is going to get you through it all, no matter what? Then you are in the right place,… Continue reading 5 Most Versatile Electric Guitars (2023 Update)
Should You Buy a Used Guitar?
Buying used guitars is a great way to save money while still getting a (potentially) great-sounding instrument. With a used guitar, you can almost always get more for your money. But to do that, you’ll need to make sure you know what to look for. What to Look for When Buying a Used Guitar Whether… Continue reading Should You Buy a Used Guitar?
Should Buy Guitar Online or In a Store? ULTIMATE GUIDE FOR BEGINNER
So you’re looking for your first guitar. Where do you start? Between music stores and the wealth of guitars available online, you may not know where to look first. The truth is that either buying a guitar online or buying one in person is a viable option — you just need to weigh the advantages… Continue reading Should Buy Guitar Online or In a Store? ULTIMATE GUIDE FOR BEGINNER
Gibson Firebird Reverse 2023 Review
Gibson is responsible for many of the most iconic designs in the guitar world. From the Explorer to the SG to the legendary Les Paul, Gibson guitars have graced stages alongside some of the most famous acts in music history. Today, we’ll be taking a look at the Firebird, a guitar that has a cult… Continue reading Gibson Firebird Reverse 2023 Review
When Did Kurt Cobain Start Playing Guitar – The Surprising Answer!
Have you caught yourself listening to Nirvana and found yourself wondering about the musical journey of Cobain? Do you wonder where he came up with his plethora of guitar innovations? Are you curious about his seemingly boundless curiosity up and down the fretboard? Well, the answer to at least some of these questions will be… Continue reading When Did Kurt Cobain Start Playing Guitar – The Surprising Answer!
Martin 16 Series Acoustic Guitars Overview
Below is my overview of the Martin 16 Series acoustic guitars. There are six different models in the 16 series, and they all have more similarities than differences. But, differences make an important role when choosing between the models. Simply, some might be more suitable for your needs than others. The Martin’s 16 series guitars… Continue reading Martin 16 Series Acoustic Guitars Overview
Learn How to Read Guitar Tabs: Step by Step Instructions
Learning how to read guitar tabs is really important for any guitarist. If you want to learn how to play songs from tab you’ll need to understand tablature. it’s also handy to be able to write tablature (which you will be able to do once you learn how to read it) in case you need… Continue reading Learn How to Read Guitar Tabs: Step by Step Instructions
Taylor 110e review: Acoustics under $1000 Review Series
Hello and welcome to my Taylor 110e review. In this review I will assess the quality of the guitar based on its cost and in comparison to other acoustic guitars of a similar price. To get the best idea of how a guitar will sound and how it will play it’s a good idea to… Continue reading Taylor 110e review: Acoustics under $1000 Review Series