A name synonymous with six-strings, Clarence Leonidas “Leo” Fender was doubtless one of the most influential people in the world of modern music. Leo Fender’s …
Is a wound G string or a wound 3rd the right move for you and your guitar? We look into the history, usage, advantages and disadvantages to help you decide.
Recording electric guitar is both an art and a science, but this guide gives you the basics of how to record electric guitar.
Don’t leave for a gig without these essential guitar accessories in your case.
We see enough people ordering plain 4th strings in custom sets of Stringjoys that we thought we’d try out a plain 4th ourselves.
Depending on who you ask, guitars with built-in effects are either a step in the right direction or an absolute abomination.
What happens when you tune a guitar to Nashville Tuning, but then tune it down four half-steps to C Standard?
What exactly defines a phaser effect? How does a phase shifter differ from other modulation effects? Here’s what you need to know.
From early jazz to modern metal, slap bass has had an impact on music that cannot be overlooked.
The biggest, most thorough list of guitar tone tips ever assembled. These tips will help you improve your guitar tone, whether you mainly play on stage, in the studio, or just in your room.
Robert Fripp’s New Standard Tuning has one of the strongest cult followings among alternate guitar tunings. What is it? Where did it come from? Why’s it good or bad?
How do Fender and Gibson scale lengths compare? In our Scale Length Comparison we look at the 4 main differences between these two classic scale lengths.
Have you ever had a guitar string suddenly sound dull, not intonate properly, or become unable to stay in tune? That my friends might be …
We’ve all been there. You get a new set of guitar strings installed, get your intonation set perfectly, and then weeks or months down the …
Multi-scale guitars and Fanned Fret guitars are becoming more and more popular these days, and they offer some interesting advantages for modern players.