Guitar Accessories

A look at the best available guitar accessories for the acoustic and electric guitar player.

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My Favorite Guitar Tuner App (and Why)

No doubt you carry around a tuner or two in your guitar bag. It’s not like they’re that expensive. Yet somehow in that moment when you need your tuner most, it’s just not available. Maybe it’s tucked away in your bag or out of batteries.

In this day and age there is one thing we almost always have with us, though…our smart phones.

Today I want to quickly share with you my favorite guitar tuner app and explain why I recommend paying $4.99 for this tuner app instead of downloading one of the many free tuners on the App store market.

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Guide to Christmas Stocking gifts for Guitarists
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Guitarist Guide to Christmas Stocking Gifts

Christmas stockings are a tradition in my family. Every Christmas morning we wake up to see what “Santa” put in our stockings, usually an assortment of food, small gifts and maybe a gift card.

As the years go by, I find it harder and harder to think of things to put in the stockings – or better yet I’m not quite sure what to tell my wife to put in my stocking. As a guitarist, it really shouldn’t be difficult to think of a good Christmas stocking gift and yet every year I end up getting something I didn’t really care for.

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Ultimate Guide to Loop Pedals (Plus the Top 5 Loop Pedals Compared!)
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Guitar Loop Pedals | Ultimate Guide

Over the past decade, guitar loop pedals (also known as “looper pedals”) and rack units have become an increasingly important tool on a guitarists pedal board. Whether you’re an electric guitar player or acoustic guitarist, whether you only play at home or you gig on stage, there’s a ton of value in having a guitar loop pedal at your disposal.

I’ve used a number of loop pedals over the years and over that time I’ve begun to see what features I value and why. Below I’m going to spend some time sharing exactly what a loop pedals is, how to integrate it into your playing, and what are the best loop pedals available on the market for guitars.

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5 Exciting ways to display your guitar
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5 Exciting Ways to Display Your Guitar

Your guitar display tells a lot about how much you value it. Some of my friends creatively hang their guitars on a wall with a dedicated spotlight as if it were the Lombardi trophy. Others I know just lean their guitar on the nearest couch.

Don’t be the latter of the two here. And if you need some ideas, this should help.

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