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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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Touring With Your Guitar? Here’s How You Can Keep It Safe

When you go on tour, you will learn how to travel light. This means that you won’t have any problem taking just the bare minimum. Still, when it comes to your guitar, it is an entirely different story. This instrument is responsible for putting money in your pocket and thus, must be taken everywhere. Of […]

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How learning an instrument increases your brain power

In a previous blog post we talked about how playing an instrument can improve your social skills. But that’s not the only thing that happens when you start learning how to play. Many different studies have shown that the benefits of learning an instrument include a wide variety of improvements to your brain power. The […]

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Getting Started with Alternate Picking and the Long Road to Speed

Getting Started with Alternate Picking and the Long Road to Speed As a teacher, one thing I get asked a lot by students as they get to the point of starting to learn lead guitar, or even more complex riffs, is how do I go FASTER? So, by this point you’ve been playing a few […]

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