A wise step while looking for used electric guitars would be to collect as much basic information about the instrument as possible. This should include knowledge about the serial number of the instrument, in case you want some additional information about it from the manufacturer, the modifications done to it, like replacement of pick-ups, strings, […]

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The electric guitar is played on the same principles as the acoustic guitar, and hence has the same tuning methodology. The most difficult way to do it is to tune it by the ear, since it requires a lot of practice and also a very well-developed musical ear. Many guitar experts who are endowed with […]

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It was late in the evening when Sean stretched out his hand to lock the window in order to avoid mosquitoes from streaming in. While doing so he felt a few drops of rain falling on his hand. He jumped up and drew the curtains open thrilled with the change that the rain had wrought. […]

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The Telecaster ✦ It was designed by Leo Fender and Clayton Orr Kauffman with designs dating back to 1850. It was initially called the “Esquire” and had a single pickup, which became the “Broadcaster with two pickups. Finally, it was remodeled and renamed the Telecaster in 1951. ✦ It is the world’s first commercial, mass-produced, […]

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History of the Electric Guitar Electric guitars are simply made with semi-hollow, hollow and solid bodies. Using a wireless system (or an instrument cable), the guitar is plugged into-an-amplifier. Without an amplifier, electric guitars would make little sound. Most current electric guitars have six, seven or even eight strings though different type and variations of […]

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Playing guitar is a great way to understand musical instruments effectively. In fact, guitar is one of the best musical instruments that can help your song gain more melodious feeling. With a guitar, you can be able to develop a creative channel for your music. Nevertheless, guitar can be played by several classes of people. […]

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Each top guitar player, has his own favorite set of guitar strings. So what are the best guitar strings used by the some of the top artist in the recording industry today. 1.) Eric Claption – endorses Martin guitar strings – .012 to .054 light gauge. These strings are called ” Clapton’s Choice”…and are phosphor […]

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The Rolling Stones were founded by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards (b. 1943) in 1962. The original line up included Bill Wyman on bass, Charlie Watts on drums and Brian Jones was added as a second guitar player. Other guitar players that have been in the Rolling Stones lineup include Mick Taylor and Ronnie Wood. […]

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Angus Young was born on March 31, 1955 in Glasgow Scotland. Angus’ family moved to Australia after his birth. Angus Young is one of the most famous blues and hard rock guitar players ever. Angus has been the lead guitarist of the notorious Australian hard rock legends AC/DC. Angus Young writes most of the AC/DC […]

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Joe Satriani was born on July 15, 1956, in New York. He started playing guitar at High School. Joe Satriani is one of the most influential rock guitar players of all times. Joe Satriani has been nominated for Grammy several times. Joe Satriani has sold over 7 million copies of his albums. Satriani is a […]

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