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Shred Guitar: The Art of Blazing Fretboards

What is Shred Guitar?
Let it be said that there is a certain mystique to the art of guitar shred. Indeed, the shred guitarist in top form appears to transcend mere mortals, to the realm

How to Play Guitar Chords: Tips on Getting a Good Sound

How To Make Ordinary Guitar Chords Sound Great
Picture yourself in this scenario: You’ve been learning guitar for a few months and you’re sitting in a room on a cold, bleak day holding a cheap acoustic

Why You Should Learn to Play the Tin Whistle

Why Should I Learn to Play the Tin Whistle?
Ever thought about playing an instrument? Sure, there are common-place instruments such as the piano, guitar, drums and vocals… but why not look at something a

All About the Electric Acoustic Guitar

What is an Electric Acoustic Guitar?
An electric acoustic guitar is any standard acoustic guitar that includes a pickup system or on-board microphone. This allows the guitar to be connected to an amplifier and therefore

Upgrading Your Electric Guitar Pickups: Pros and Cons

Why Change or Upgrade Your Guitar Pickups?
Most guitar players will probably never feel the need to change pickups, and this is fine. However an experienced player who is looking for specific tones will certainly find it worthwhile. A

Piano Tips: Improving Piano Hand Coordination

Piano Tips for Improving Piano Hand Coordination
Today’s post looks at piano tips for improving piano hand coordination, including how to practice scales, playing with each hand individually and then playing with both hands together.