Why Do Guitar Strings Lose Intonation as They Age?

Why Do Guitar Strings Lose Intonation as They Age?

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 line everything’s all screwed up again. But why is this? What’s going on with the physics of guitar strings that causes this phenomenon? Be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel to […]

Billy Gibbons’ Guitar String Gauges

Billy Gibbons’ Guitar String Gauges

Much debate has been centered around his amplifiers, guitars, and pickups, but to sound like Billy, you have to play like Billy, and that starts with the strings.

5 Reasons Why Guitar Strings Break

5 Reasons Why Guitar Strings Break

Your guitar plays fine for days—even weeks—and then you get to the big show, it’s almost time for your solo, and your string breaks. It sucks. The good news is, by learning a bit about why strings break, we can learn how to prevent it.