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    Choosing Between a 5 and 6-String Bass

    Choosing Between a 5 and 6-String Bass

    Feb 23rd 2024

    Choosing Between a 5- and 6-String BassAlthough the four-string bass guitar is the most popular model, plenty of bassists have decided that four strings aren’t enough — just like some guitarists eve … read more
    Basic Guitar Chords for Beginners

    Basic Guitar Chords for Beginners

    Feb 19th 2024

    Basic Guitar Chords for BeginnersIf you’re just starting to learn the guitar, you might be dreaming of shredding like Angus Young or the late Eddie Van Halen. But even guitar virtuosos started wit … read more
    The Circle of Fifths Explained for Guitar

    The Circle of Fifths Explained for Guitar

    Feb 7th 2024

    The Circle of Fifths Explained for GuitarWe know there are plenty of guitarists who don’t care about music theory — they just want to play. But if you want to play better, and even write music, kno … read more
    Can I Recycle Guitar Strings?

    Can I Recycle Guitar Strings?

    Dec 8th 2023

    Can I Recycle Guitar Strings?People have come up with creative ways to use their old guitar strings — which isn’t surprising considering we’re talking about musicians. Some make jewelry and guitar s … read more