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Slide Guitar – An Overview

Have you ever wondered about slide guitar, how it's played, and the techniques involved? Read on, and we'll give you an insight. Table of contentsThe Origin of Slide GuitarHow Slide is PlayedGuitar Setup for SlideMusical Genres and SlideVarious Slide StylesFamous Guitar Players who play SlideEvolution of Slide TechniquesModern Innovations and SlideCommonly asked questions and answers that people ask about slide guitar.What is a slide guitar?Why Slide is so PopularIs it difficult to play slide?How does slide guitar differ from regular guitar playing?What types of slides are commonly used?What kind of guitars are suitable for slides?Do I need a specific tuning [...]

2023-12-06T09:02:33+11:00November 29th, 2023|

Fender American Acoustasonic Stratocaster Review

The Fender Stratocaster, an iconic electric guitar, has long been a music industry staple. Now, Fender has taken this legendary instrument and infused it with the rich resonance and expressiveness of an acoustic guitar, giving birth to the Fender American Acoustasonic Stratocaster. This innovative hybrid instrument has captured the attention of guitarists worldwide, promising a seamless blend of electric and acoustic soundscapes. But does it live up to the hype? Let's thoroughly review the Fender American Acoustasonic Stratocaster, exploring its features, strengths, and potential drawbacks. Table of contentsThe Fender American Acoustasonic Stratocaster - A Fusion of WorldsThe Neck: Familiar ComfortThe [...]

2023-12-07T08:41:48+11:00November 18th, 2023|

Acoustic Guitar Setup -Set Up Your Acoustic Guitar so that it plays and looks Tip Top.

Last update 6/11/2023 This guide will show you how to perform an acoustic guitar setup for the best sound and that it plays as well as possible. That's what you want, right?. Table of contentsAdjusting the truss rod is not scary; it's easy.Intonation.Some common issues for acoustic guitarsGuitar with high-actionTools and Materials Needed for Guitar SetupChecking and Adjusting the Neck ReliefAdjusting the Action at the SaddleSetting the IntonationCleaning and Conditioning the FretboardChanging Strings and Proper String TensionLubricating the Nut and SaddleFinal Adjustments and Fine-tuningTesting and Evaluating the SetupMaintaining a Well-set-up GuitarCare program for the guitarSummary Take our word for it; [...]

2023-12-06T08:49:32+11:00October 31st, 2023|

Yamaha AC3R Acoustic Electric Guitar Review

Last update 6/11/2023 Welcome to our Yamaha AC3R Acoustic Electric Guitar Review. This concert-sized marvel embodies the fusion of vintage aesthetics and cutting-edge engineering that makes for a harmonious blend of quality and tones. With its solid Sitka spruce top and solid rosewood back and sides, this guitar packs a punch of rich, warm tones. Table of contentsWhat I Like About the GuitarSpecs OverviewThe Yamaha AC3R Acoustic Electric Guitar in More DetailTone QualityThe BodyGuitar SetupThe NeckThe TopBack and SidesSoundholeScale LengthSRT2 preamp with saddle pickupAccessoriesProsConsWarrantyConclusionReferences Adding to its allure is Yamaha's innovative A.R.E. (Acoustic Resonance Enhancement) wood torrefaction process, which is [...]

2023-12-06T08:48:17+11:00October 29th, 2023|

Taylor 914ce V-Class Acoustic-Electric Guitar Review

Last update 7/11/2023 In this Taylor 914CE V Class Guitar Review, we dive into the world of acoustic guitars, and I've got a special one on the menu today – the Taylor 914ce. You've probably heard the buzz about this beauty, and I'm here to share my two cents on why it's worth the hype. Table of contentsWhat I Like About the GuitarSpecs OverviewOur Taylor 914ce V-Class Acoustic-Electric Guitar Review, Tone Quality (Tonewoods)The BodyGuitar SetupThe NeckThe TopBack and SidesSoundholeScale LengthStringsTaylor's Expression System 2 (ES2) electronics systemOur Taylor 914ce V-Class Acoustic-Electric Guitar Review AccessoriesHardcase or GigbagProsConsWarrantyMaintenanceConclusion From its elegant design to [...]

2023-12-06T08:47:13+11:00October 28th, 2023|

Seagull S6 Original Guitar Review: An Affordable Acoustic Marvel

Last update 6/11/2023 The Seagull S6 Original guitar is a true gem in the world of acoustics. Born from the innovative minds behind Seagull Guitars, this budget-friendly beauty has captured the hearts of musicians for decades. With its exceptional tonewoods and superb build quality, it's a guitar that brings a taste of the high-end to the masses. In this review, we're going to dive deep into what makes the Seagull S6 Original stand out. Table of contentsWhat I Like About the GuitarSpecs OverviewTone Quality (Tonewoods)The BodyGuitar SetupThe NeckThe TopBack and SidesSoundholeScale LengthStringsAccessoriesHardcase or GigbagProsConsWarrantyMaintenanceConclusion What I Like About the Guitar [...]

2023-12-06T08:44:10+11:00October 27th, 2023|

Taylor K62ce Review

Last update 7/11/2023 This Taylor K62ce guitar review is for a limited-edition instrument from Taylor guitars that is sure to turn heads. With its all-koa construction, V-class bracing, and ES2 electronics, the K62ce is a visually stunning and sonically superb acoustic guitar. Table of contentsWhat I like about the GuitarThe Koa tonewoodTone Quality (Tonewoods)The bodyGuitar setupThe neckThe topBack and sidesSoundholeScale LengthStringsSpecificationsHardcaseThe verdictProsConsWarrantyMaintenanceConclusionAdditional thoughts What I like about the Guitar There is so much to like about the Taylor K62ce. Here are just a few of the things that I love. The Koa tonewood Koa is a truly beautiful, versatile tonewood [...]

2023-12-06T08:26:56+11:00October 24th, 2023|

Cordoba C10 CD Review

Last Update 10/11/2023 If you are a classical guitarist searching for a great classical guitar, we say look no further than the Cordoba C10 CD Classical Guitar. The (C10 CD ) is a highly regarded classical guitar known for its superb craftsmanship, rich tone, and excellent playability. It is a favorite among players at all skill levels. This top-notch instrument combines exquisite craftsmanship, superb tonal quality, and rich resonance, making for a great playing experience. Table of contentsAn overviewFeatures and specifications of the Cordoba C10 CD Classical GuitarThe sound quality and tone of the Cordoba C10 CD Classical GuitarConstruction and [...]

2023-12-06T08:24:39+11:00October 23rd, 2023|

Acoustic Guitar Basics – Which is Best for You?

Last update 6/12/2023 Our acoustic guitar basics guide will provide you with all the information you need to make an informed buying decision when choosing the best acoustic guitar for you. This guide is intended for anyone new to acoustic guitars, including beginners. Much of the information will serve you well for guitars other than acoustics. Acoustic Guitar Basics Table of contentsAcoustic Guitar BasicsAcoustic Guitar Basics - What makes an acoustic guitar great?Sound QualityBuild QualityPlayabilityYour BudgetAcoustic Guitar Basics- Your Playing StyleCommon playing styles for acoustic guitar.Are you seeking a specific tone?Do you plan to sing and play the guitar?Playing in [...]

2023-12-06T08:23:35+11:00October 7th, 2023|

Here’s Why the Gibson J-45 Guitar is an Iconic Acoustic Guitar

Last update 7/11/2023 The Gibson J-45 Standard is an iconic acoustic guitar that has been a favorite among guitarists for decades. Renowned for its warm and rich tone, this instrument has become a staple in both studio recordings and live performances. As part of Gibson's J-45 series, the Standard model adheres to the tradition of delivering exceptional craftsmanship, playability, and sound. Table of contentsWhat I Like About the GuitarTone QualityThe BodyGuitar SetupThe NeckThe TopBack and SidesScale LengthStringsAccessoriesHardcase or GigbagThe VerdictAlternative Guitars to ConsiderWarrantyResourcesCustomer ReviewsConclusion This comprehensive review will delve into the various aspects of the Gibson J-45 Standard and will [...]

2023-12-05T17:40:48+11:00July 30th, 2023|

Taylor 214CE Guitar Review: A Buyer’s Guide For 2013

Last update 24/11/2023 The Taylor 214ce guitar review is a remarkable acoustic-electric guitar that perfectly embodies the rich heritage of the Taylor guitar craftsmanship. As a guitarist searching for an instrument that seamlessly blends exceptional playability, stunning aesthetics, and versatile tone quality, the Taylor 214ce is, without a doubt, a compelling choice. This guitar lends itself to most guitarists. Whether you are a seasoned performer, a passionate songwriter, or a beginner seeking a guitar to grow with, the 214ce delivers. Taylor 214ce Guitar Review: What I Like About the Guitar. The guitar's build quality is exceptional, which reflects the brand's dedication [...]

2023-12-05T17:39:21+11:00July 29th, 2023|

An Inside Look At the Epiphone DR-100

Last update 24/11/2023 The Epiphone DR-100 guitar is a popular choice among guitar players seeking an affordable and versatile instrument. It boasts a solid spruce top, mahogany back and sides, and a dreadnought body shape, making it suitable for various playing styles. Table of contentsWhat I Like About the Guitar:Tone QualityThe BodyGuitar SetupThe NeckThe Top, Back, and SidesScale LengthDoes the Guitar Include a Hardcase or Gigbag?The VerdictDoes it come with a gigbag?Maintenance for your new guitarEpiphone WarrantyAlternative Guitars to ConsiderConclusion With its impressive tone, comfortable playability, and reliable build quality, the Epiphone DR-100 is a dependable companion for guitar [...]

2023-12-05T17:37:26+11:00July 29th, 2023|
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