Guitars For Metal – Selecting The Right Pickups

Guitars For Metal – Selecting The Right Pickups

Metal music relies on a very heavy tone that is saturated with high gain distortion. This is why the best metal guitar manufacturers opt to install ...
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What Makes a Good Guitar For Metal?

What Makes a Good Guitar For Metal?

There are people out there that will claim you can play metal on any kind of guitar, as long as it’s electric and has pickups. While this isn’t ...
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Who Makes The Best Guitars for Metal?

Who Makes The Best Guitars for Metal?

In the early days, guitar manufacturers all started in the same way. They all built guitars that were pretty similar, only to specialize more for ...
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Do You Need a Jazz Guitar to Play Jazz?

Do You Need a Jazz Guitar to Play Jazz?

In order to answer this question the best way, we really have to talk about what a Jazz guitar really is. Strangely enough, the answer to this ...
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Things To Know When Shopping For a Blues Guitar

Things To Know When Shopping For a Blues Guitar

If you are on the market to find a guitar that will give you that warm bluesy tone, you are probably going to be looking around for what some might ...
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Jazz Guitars – Figuring Out The Tone

Jazz Guitars – Figuring Out The Tone

Getting started in jazz not only takes some serious skill, but it defines a milestone for many guitar players. We’ve already talked about how to find ...
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How Should I Get My Distortion Sound?

How Should I Get My Distortion Sound?

Love the questions that keep on coming down the pike. I have an easy answer for Palo from Bangor, Maine- Istanbul (your welcome). I’m going to choose ...
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While Your Guitar Weeps – Tutorial To An Easy Chord That Sounds Sad on the Guitar

While Your Guitar Weeps – Tutorial To An Easy Chord That Sounds Sad on the Guitar

What’s in the mailbag today? Nope, that question won’t do (I don’t know anything about the socio-political context of freeze dried ice cream, but ...
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