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Top 5 Best Room Humidifiers For Guitars
1 month ago

Top 5 Best Room Humidifiers For Guitars

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Dry air is public enemy #1 for your guitar. It doesn’t matter if it’s hot or cold—extended dry conditions will almost always lead to cracks in an all-wood guitar. Fortunately, it’s pretty easy to control the humidity around your guitar, whether it’s with a small humidifier that keeps the guitar safe inside its case, or an electronic humidifier that regulates humidity for the entire room.
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How To Care For, Store, And Ship Guitars
2 months ago

How To Care For, Store, And Ship Guitars

By  •  Guitars

Like any instrument, guitars need regular care and attention to last through the years. Whether you have an acoustic guitar or an electric guitar, here are a few tips on how to store, ship, and care for your guitar.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Guitar Pedals
2 months ago

Frequently Asked Questions About Guitar Pedals

By  •  Guitars

Learning to connect and configure guitar pedals can be challenging, especially when you’re using multiple pedals with different functions. If this is your first time using effects pedals, here are the answers to a few frequently asked questions to help get you started.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Acoustic Guitar
2 months ago

Frequently Asked Questions About Acoustic Guitar

By  •  Guitars

I’ve worked with a lot of guitarists over the years, and in the process, I’ve heard and answered a lot of questions about acoustic guitars. Here are some of the common questions I’ve come across: How high should the action be on an acoustic guitar? Can you put nylon strings on a regular acoustic guitar?
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Famous Guitarists & Their Guitars
2 months ago

Famous Guitarists & Their Guitars

By  •  Guitars

While you should always buy a guitar that fits your personal, unique style, it definitely helps to know what styles and models work well for others—especially famous guitarists who manage to do extraordinary things with ordinary instruments. If you love the music that any of these guys produce, it’s a safe bet to copy their guitar choice for yourself.
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The 5 Best Volume Pedals For Swells
3 months ago

The 5 Best Volume Pedals For Swells

By  •  Guitars

Volume pedals are a great way to take your guitar game to the next level. You can use a volume (or dynamics) pedal for a number of things—more precise control of notes, prolonged notes that fade into an airy finish, silencing your guitar to achieve more distinct notes, or to crank the volume when it’s time to crush your solo.
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Frequently Asked Questions About The Guitar
4 months ago

Frequently Asked Questions About The Guitar

By  •  Guitars

The guitar is one of the most interesting, and certainly one of the most versatile, instruments in the world. You can find the guitar in formal concert settings, backing up classical musicians with its distinctive sound, or in raucous rock bands, giving bar patrons a fun night out. You can even find the guitar in high school ensembles, as young people gain their musical chops and learn about playing an instrument.
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The 5 Best Guitars For Beginner Child
4 months ago

The 5 Best Guitars For Beginner Child

By  •  Guitars

So, your child wants to learn how to play the guitar. Maybe it was all their idea, or maybe you dropped a few subtle hints here and there with the picture of your child up on stage some day in your mind. Perhaps playing the guitar was once your passion, and now you want to pass that love of music down to your children.
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The 5 Best Guitars For Beginner Adults
4 months ago

The 5 Best Guitars For Beginner Adults

By  •  Guitars

The guitar is an incredibly fun instrument to learn and play. I got my first acoustic guitar when I was 14, and I used to love doing jam sessions with a few of my friends. It was pretty simple to learn a few beginner chords and strum along as my more experienced friends took the lead.
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The 5 Best Power Supplies For Small Pedalboards
4 months ago

The 5 Best Power Supplies For Small Pedalboards

By  •  Guitars

Depending on the number of pedals you’re planning to power, it’s probably best to go with a more inexpensive power supply, or even one with less outputs since you won’t need a ton. When it comes to small pedalboards, you can use any number of power supplies really, and you won’t hear any added noise.
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