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 required to start learning guitar. Learn the […]
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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 taste for tone when […]
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 hand-made, and learn why Fender will never move production out of […]
Fender American Design Experience allows consumers to design their own Fender Stratocaster, Telecaster, or Jazz or Precision Bass Guitar. Fender has announced the American Design Experience, an innovative new offering on Fender.com that allows consumers to design electric guitars and basses based on Fender’s iconic instruments – the Telecaster, Stratocaster, Precision Bass and Jazz Bass […]
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The Specs: Solid Sitka spruce top. Solid Indian rosewood back and sides. Hardwood neck. Ebony fretboard and bridge. Scalloped hybrid X-bracing. 25.4-inch scale. 13/4-inch nut width. 23/16-inch string spacing at saddle. Gold tuners. Polished gloss lacquer finish on body; satin finish on neck. Fishman F1 Aura electronics. Light-gauge Martin MSP4100 strings. Made in USA. Left-handed […]
Gibson Les Paul Classic Plus: The best guitar gear of the year for 2012 Gibson Les Paul Classic Plus “Everyone bangs on about the LP’s overdriven tone, but what will really surprise first-timers is the full-fat, bell-like tone of the neck humbucker.” Respect to Epiphone and the singlecut copycats, but this is the real deal: […]