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3 Ways to Tune a Bass Guitar

Written by Joseph Nicholls with BestGuitarAdvisor.com

The first thing to ask ourselves before we get to the main issue here is, what is a bass guitar? A bass guitar is a solid-bodied instrument tuned to produce bass or low notes and it requires an amplifier. Now that we know what the bass guitar is, we have to look into the fundamentals that guide the tuning of this guitar.

Sing and Play Guitar at the Same Time: 8 Simple Tips

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Written by Monica from GuitarTrance

Playing guitar is one thing; singing is another. Both of these arts require serious mastery, even if you have a knack for them. But of course, it would be great if you could integrate these skills together to usher an impeccable performance. Do you want to know how to sing and play guitar at the same time? Well, you just come to the right place.

Top 3 things you should NOT do with your new guitar

New Guitar

Author: Maise Hunter is a coordinator and organiser of tribute nights at a popular events venue in Nottingham.

Getting a new guitar is a pretty exciting thing, as soon as you get it home you will want to pick it and strum away to your heart’s content. You will be eager to learn everything you can about your new guitar as fast as you can so that you can impress your friends with your new abilities. You may even begin having visions of you on the big stage, taking on the world with your new sidekick.

How figuring out songs by ear will make you a better musician

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Written by Just at StringKick

Tabs are great and not so great.

On the one hand, they’re an incredibly simple form of notation that anyone can learn in no time. It makes it really easy to get started and play some songs on guitar.

But on the other hand, relying on tabs makes you miss out on a huge opportunity to become a better musician with each song you learn.