Category Archives: Guest Posts

8 Essential Benefits That Will Keep You Playing Guitar

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Written by Nik from PedalRockstar.com

Ever had periods when you wanted to pick up your guitar, but just missed that extra piece of motivation to do so? Luckily those days are over. In this list, we will take a look at the

8 essential benefits of playing guitar that will make you want to keep picking it up!

In this post we will cover crucial benefits, from avoiding a depression to raising your IQ when playing the guitar.

The Modes Explained

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Written By Paulo from DoReMiStudios.com.au

Modes are scales that allow you to improvise over different types of chords. They are particularly useful to improvise over chord progressions that include chromatic chords (i.e. chords that do not belong to the key of the progression). You create a set of modes by starting a scale on a note other than the root and then continue to ascend for an octave.

How to Prepare for Studio Recording

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Written by Stefan from GuitarFella.com

This is highlight for every musician and a moment that you can’t forget. The first studio recording is a sort of a crown jewel.  It’s the culmination of hard work we have put into practicing and composing. It’s no wonder this moment is so special as not only did we have to practice guitar for countless hours to get to this point, but we also had to find a band and compose cool songs that we’d like to record.

6 Tips for Making Electro-Acoustic Guitar Sound

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Written by Vincent Hill from MusicSkanner.com

For a guitarist, producing great sound is essential for music and every guitarist has an ear for great guitar sound. Aside from quality strings, there are several other factors to consider when you want to produce excellent electro-acoustic guitar sound.