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Practicing The Guitar And Self Improvement



We’re all here for a love of music, and nothing beats spending hours practicing the guitar, fiddling with gear, and toying with the tone of our beloved instruments. As much as we love to follow our passions, it’s good to take the time to stop and appreciate how such a fulfilling hobby can enrich our […]

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You are Never Too Old to Learn How to Play the Guitar



One of the greatest guitar players of all times, the late Jimi Hendrix, once said: “Sometimes you want to give up the guitar, you’ll hate the guitar. But if you stick with it, you’re gonna be rewarded.” Contrary to what may be popular belief, you are never too old to learn to play the guitar. In […]

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How Hendrix Got His Tone



If you’re a Hendrix fan, beyond learning to play his licks and improvising in his style, you might wonder about the role equipment took in achieving his signature sound. It’s pretty obvious that he used fuzz and wah pedals. But which models were they? And what about his amps? Well, here we’re going to take […]

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Key Tips To Find The Perfect Playback Speaker Set



A clean electric guitar’s sound covers a frequency range of 80 Hz to 1,200 Hz, though some distortion settings can expand the sound wave to pass 6,000 Hz. However, not all home speaker systems will cover that entire range, so when you play back your music you could be missing some important notes and harmonics. […]

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Digital Modeling Amplifiers for Beginner Musicians



In today’s performance culture, guitar sales have increased over the last five consecutive years. Along with each of the guitars is the need for an amplifier, with the primary three choices being digital modeling, tube, and solid-state amps. It can be difficult to know where to start, especially with music gear so customizable and niche that […]

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