Month: August 2014

Cleaning the acoustic guitar
Guitar Tips

How to Properly Clean an Acoustic Guitar

When you view your acoustic guitar as an investment you want to properly care for it. I know I do. And I’m not talking about simply wiping it down with a cloth. I’m talking about a proper, deep clean that would make your mama proud.

Here I’m going to walk through not only the best practices for cleaning an acoustic guitar, I’m also going to share with you the best products to use and, more importantly, which products not to use.

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A look at the best guitar tuners (and apps!)
Guitar Accessories

Best Guitar Tuners Under $15 Reviewed

So you’re looking for a new guitar tuner, but don’t want to break the bank. The good news is that although a tuner is a guitar accessory that every guitar player needs to own, it’s not something that you need to spend too much money on.

For some it’s convenient to have an app on your smartphone. For others it’s better to have a physical device. Either way, here’s a list of the best guitar tuners and guitar tuner apps under $20 that will help you stay in tune.

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A complete guide to guitar humidifiers
Guitar Accessories

Ultimate Guide to Guitar Humidifiers

Perhaps you’re a beginner guitarist who has never heard of a guitar humidifier or maybe you’ve been playing for a little while and are quite familiar with what it is and why you would need to use it.

For those who want to take care of the investment they call an acoustic guitar, a guitar humidifier is not optional, it’s a must.

Below I want to share with you why a guitar humidifier is so important, the difference between using a guitar humidifier and a room humidifier and finally some recommendations on the humidifiers that I have used in the past.

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