A look at the best available guitar accessories for the acoustic and electric guitar player.
It is something that doesn’t need to be done everyday and, although it’s similar in concept, it’s not exactly an oil change either. There are a lot of different factors that you need to take into consideration when you ask yourself whether or not it’s time to replace guitar strings.
Adjusting the truss rod on your guitar is not as hard as you may think, it’s actually just a few small adjustments and only takes a couple minutes once you know what you are doing. We’ll walk you through it though, it’s better to learn before it’s too late.
When it comes to keeping your new guitar protected sometimes you just can’t win forever; I mean you have anything from the weather getting to it and completely ruining that beautifully sculpted wood, to Billie Joe getting hold of it and someone reminding him it’s time to go, not a pretty sight either way. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t at least try to protect it from disaster. Here are five great tips for giving your new baby the best chance for a good long life.
For most of my life, I’ve always used a monitor wedge on stage to hear the band mix while playing my guitar on a gig. The idea of in-ear monitors seemed out of reach, particularly when it came to the price tag. After all, I’m just a regular ‘ol guitar player, not a pro.
Earlier this year I was able to get my hands on a pair of and I’ve spent about two months testing them out in a number of different situations – on stage, on an airplane or on a run. They are a good combination of quality and affordability, and it’s the first time I’ve been able to ditch the on-stage “wedge” for the in-ear monitors.
Perhaps, like me, you’re in the market for some good in-ear monitor earphones but you only have a couple hund