Yamaha Electric Guitars

Since 1966 in Japan the Yamaha Electric Guitar has been manufactured. The quality of the instruments made by Yamaha is as high as the ones that they first produced and this is why they prove so popular with so many guitarists around the world today. But whether an experienced guitarist or a complete … [Read more...]

Schecter PT Fastback II B Review

Shawn Hammond Mention Schecter to the average player, and they immediately think “metal guitars”—and with good cause: Since the turn of the century, the company’s artist roster has gotten increasingly aggro. Guys like Avenged Sevenfold’s Zacky Vengeance and Synyster Gates, Arch Enemy’s Jeff … [Read more...]

7 Things New Guitar Owners Need to Know

By Dan Cross, About.com If you've just gotten your hands on your first guitar, chances are you're not entirely sure what to do next. The following suggestions should offer some guidance about how to prepare and maintain your instrument, as well as provide you with the foundational knowledge … [Read more...]

How to Set Up a Marshall Amp

A Marshall amp is a great choice for any guitarist who wants a professional quality amp for playing music. However, while a guitarist knows how to play the instrument, knowing how to properly set up a Marshall amp for optimal sound often proves frustrating. Every guitarist has his or her individual … [Read more...]

See How Eric Clapton’s Fender Guitar Gets Made

Fender Musical Instruments is one of the world's largest manufacturers of guitars, basses and amplifiers. They revolutionized rock 'n' roll with their iconic electric guitars such as the Telecaster and the Stratocaster. Bloomberg visits the Corona, California factory to see how a guitar is … [Read more...]