Mastering barre chords opens up a world of possibilities. But barre chords can be tough to learn! It takes most people quite some time to master them. The most common advice is simple: practice, practice, practice. To make that practice effective, it’s important to have your technique in order.
Learn how to play acoustic or electric guitar. We have lessons on everything and anything to do with guitar. We’ve even got stuff for bass players, 12 string guitars, banjo pickers, ukulele lovers and all of you beautiful misunderstood lefties.
Cigar Box Guitar are the most basic homemade American musical instruments. The first cigar box guitars appeared in the mid-19th century in rural America with musicians usually too poor to buy a “real” guitar.
The ukulele is back and in a big way. More people are learning the ukulele because of its unique sound, playability and convenience. And you can buy a ukulele brand that will fit your budget.
Self-taught guitarists usually pick up a few bad habits. Here are some more basic ways to clean up your playing.
Guitar mastery starts with finesse. And we often lose sight of tiny little details that help you in quite a big way when it comes to playing.
Chords are a guitarist’s bread and butter. After learning some open chord shapes, beginners will need to work on switching effortlessly between chords.
Don’t just set your volume and tone knobs to 10. Here are some great ideas on how to use all the parts of your electric guitar a bit more creatively.
Tone is the mystifying quality you know in your bones but can’t quite define. Let’s look at some ways to get the sound from your head onto your guitar.