Check out the alternate guitar tunings chart below to see what some of the most popular alternate tunings are. Then you can try out some of these for yourself. Alternate tunings are great if: You?ve been looking to expand your repertoire Have found a song/songs you?d like to learn that are played in an alternate […]
Struggling to keep your guitar in tune and in check for extended periods of time no matter how often you tune it and how delicately you play? Or, perhaps you are simply looking to expand your knowledge of the options available to guitar lovers modifying their steed of choice? Whatever your reason for arriving upon […]
Today, we will be getting our teeth stuck into a tuning that has long since passed its sell by date, and yet which seems to be more popular now than ever before! Whether you are completely familiar with how to tune to drop D or whether you have never done so before, if you are […]
Double dropped D tuning is common on electric guitar and rock music, and has been for a number of decades. In this article, we tackle the double drop D tuning head on!
Looking for a way to add some new flavor to your playing? Guitar tuning a half step down is a great way to change the sound and feel of your songs. And best of all, you don’t need a special guitar tuner half step down to play in this exciting tuning. What is a Half […]
No doubt, the fastest and the most accurate way to get your guitar tuned is by using a tuner. But before this can be done, i.e. if you want to play a guitar that is well tuned, you need to know how to use a guitar tuner. Why Tune with a Tuner? Of course you […]
To keep the feeling and sound of your instrument, you need to change the strings in your acoustic guitar from time to time. If you want to have the best sound as a guitarist, you need to make sure that every string of your instruments works well. It is also important that as a guitarist […]
There are 3 broad types of guitar tuner. These all work in different ways to help you to tune your guitar. Within those 3 types there are of course different brands and different display types. The type of guitar tuner you go for will depend on your budget and your purposes – e.g. if you […]
Let’s teach you how to tune a guitar, with tuners and by ear. I will use pictures to illustrate & make it easier to follow.