The Unbelievable Songwriting Traps You Should Be Wary Of

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Songwriting can have its ups and downs. It can have its traps too. Unbelievable? At face value, these traps would seem to boost your songwriting skills. However, that’s exactly why they are traps. Your ability to identify and avoid them will help you become a stunning songwriter and keep you on top of things. Keep […]

The Three Beginner Fundamentals For Great Guitar Playing

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Anyone can play the guitar, may not everyone can play it to perfection. Besides, if you can’t play it at all, you’ve probably played an air guitar at some point. We all know how it is held and how it’s generally manipulated to produce sound. But if you’re going to really perfect the art of […]

The No-Fuss Guide to Playing the Fast Guitar

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For many that love strumming tunes, there’s only one better thing than playing their guitar, and that’s playing their guitar fast. How some rock-stars have butter-fingers may seem difficult to fathom, but with our little breakdown of tips and techniques, you’ll be on your way to being a fast-strummer too. Pace It! You know how […]

Master Musicians’ Methods of Singing While Playing the Guitar

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Coordination is a tricky business without a doubt. If it were easy there wouldn’t be many “two left feet” people on the dance floor. Like all things on earth, nothing is beyond someone’s ability to learn and that’s the same when it comes to singing and playing the guitar together. For these techniques to have […]

7 Guitar Playing Mistakes You Should Stop Making Right Now

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The guitar is probably the most sought after instrument, with its ability to create rock stars worthy of worship out of ordinary people, or so goes the dream. The sweet (or wild) sounds from the strings resonate with the sways and swings of all the beings listening to them. To keep it going requires smoothening […]

The Dummy’s Guide to Changing Guitar Strings

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If you are a guitarist or starting to be one, at some point, you would need to get comfortable with changing the strings on your guitar. While you can always continue to depend on the local guitar shop or your friend to do it for you, it would be better if you gain some skills […]

10 Reasons Why You Should Play Classic Guitar Beginning Today

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Are you among those people who believe that acoustic guitars are boring and old school? Well it is high time you break free form that prejudice! The classic is as good as and in some cases even better than the so called “cool” electronic ones! Sure the electronic and modern guitars have all these super […]

Switching Instruments? Here’s What You Need To Know

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Learning a musical instrument can be fun and adventurous or pure torture, depending on how you look at it. If you are passionate about learning musical instruments, then this post is for you. If you started on one musical instrument and you’re developing an interest in another, go ahead – you can learn as many as […]

5 Reasons Why People Are Quitting Guitar And How To Overcome Them

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Learning to play any instrument is great and can be quite an enriching experience. That doesn’t mean that the journey will be full of roses. Many people think of quitting guitar several times over and the reasons seem to be universal. In case you have contemplated the thought of quitting guitar or have already quit, this […]

Guitar Care And Maintenance – Giving Your Instrument The Best Care

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Guitar care and maintenance is very important if you are to enjoy its services for a long time. Not only will it ensure that you avoid the problems associated with a worn-out guitar that affects the quality of sound produced, it also ensures that your guitar looks as good as when you first bought it. […]