Year: 2020

Jazz Guitar
Guitar Reviews

Best Jazz Guitar | Ibanez AG75BS

When you are selecting a jazz guitar, an Ibanez AG75BS would be perfect for anyone who is thinking about learning how to play jazz music. You need the right equipment if you want to learn how to play.  And, Ibanez makes an outstanding guitar that is sure do the trick.

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guitar terms
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Just For Fun

Essential Guitar Terms for Beginners

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A Guide to Guitar Terms

When you start something new, like playing the guitar, it is important to learn the jargon.  Knowing key guitar terms is helpful when purchasing your guitar, learning techniques, and simply talking with other guitarists.  You will need to know where the pickups are, what a barre chord is, as well as how to use your capo.  (You can find more information on the capo here: Ultimate Guide to Using a Guitar Capo.)

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best acoustic guitars
Acoustic Guitar Reviews

5 Best Acoustic Guitars Under $500

If you are on the hunt for a great acoustic guitar it is a good idea to do some research before hand so you know exactly what you want. There is a huge variety out there so we narrowed it down to the 5 best acoustic guitars under $500. All of these guitars would be excellent for any skill level from beginners to experts, making them awesome gifts as well.

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minor pentatonic scale
Guest Posts
Guitar Tips

Beginnings of a Rockstar: Minor Pentatonic Scale

Written by Ivan Rivera from You can also find Ivan on YouTube.

The almighty minor pentatonic scale: the 5 notes (penta = 5) that make up the bulk of your favorite solos, riffs and lines across a multitude of genres (especially Blues and Rock). It’s usually one of the first scales, if not the first, that guitarists learn and there’s a good reason for that. The scale contains only 5 notes instead of the 7 that form a “full” major/minor scale. This alone makes the shapes “finger friendly” and it takes out the intimidation a bit out of soloing and applying them right away.

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