Guitar Articles

Ways To Get Over The Intermediate Guitar Playing Hump

• Author: @tommaso-zillio
Once you are familiar with the basics of guitar playing, what exactly are the next steps that you should be taking?

Customising an Affordable Guitar Into Something Unique and Awesome... on a Budget

• Author: @wknellor
The guitar that you see here started life as a standard Aria stg, with just standard specification and the normal three single coil pickups to a standard strat wiring. The guitar originally had a Rosewood fretboard on a maple neck.

Improve Your Acoustic Guitar Playing With These 5 Cool Jazz Concepts

• Author: @simon
Studying other styles of music, outside you own, will do wonders for your guitar playing and creativity. All the greats borrowed concepts from other genres of music to some degree or other, and applied it to their own guitar playing. In this article learn 5 cool jazz concepts that will significantly improve your guitar playing even if you never intend to actually play any jazz!

A Quick Way To Boost The Sound Of Your Lead Guitar Playing

• Author: @tommaso-zillio
Are you feeling exhausted by your practicing? Repeating the same challenging passage over and over and not understanding what's taking you so long to improve? Well here's some good news. You will benefit greatly by simplifying what it is you are practicing.

Can You Have No Talent But Still Play Guitar?

• Author: @tommaso-zillio
Jealousy and laziness are a dangerous combo. The two of them together have what it takes to convince any musician that somehow they are inherently bad at music. They trick you into wondering "Am I talented enough to play the guitar?"

Make Playing Guitar Easier For Yourself

• Author: @bc-marks
Many beginning guitar students say that their hands are sore or tired after a few minutes of playing chords. There are many reasons why this happens, lets take a look at one of them and how to fix it right now.

How Visualization Can Make You A Better Musician

• Author: @manchgtrlessons
You do not always have to have your guitar with you to practice your guitar playing.

Think That Chords Are For Strumming Only? It’s Time You Learned What A Great Tool These Are For Your Acoustic Guitar Soloing!

• Author: @simon
As guitar players we all use chords for playing rhythm guitar parts to a song. This is fine, however chords can also be a great soloing tool when used correctly. You may choose to use them a little here and there in your solos, or you may create a full blown chord solo. It's up to you. In this article I will show you how to go about this, so you will have more ways than ever to use chords in your guitar playing.

Running A PA For The Guitarist - Part 2

• Author: @dannobles
EQ Basics - After getting a good signal in into the PA the next item down our list is the EQ. As a guitarist, this is an area we should have some experience with. And even if you are not the one running the PA, understanding the EQ is still very useful.

Are You In A Slump With Your Guitar Playing? Get Out Of It Right Now With These 3 Unique Ways To Play Your Acoustic Guitar - Part 2

• Author: @simon
Part 2 of ways to inspire new found creativity and inspiration into your acoustic guitar playing. If you've ever felt like you have hit the wall with your guitar playing, and we all do, then check this article out where a further 3 ways are presented to you that will help reignite your creativity on the guitar.
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