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How To REcord Acoustic Guitar

How To Record Acoustic Guitar (Phone, Computer, Direct, Amp)

If you have learned how to play acoustic guitar and you enjoy playing either your own songs or cover versions at home, it may be …

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Best Acoustic Guitars For Recording (1)

5 Best Acoustic Guitars For Recording (2020)

Isn’t an acoustic guitar either good or bad, regardless of what you’re using it? Well, the answer to this question is both yes and no. …

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10 Best Microphones

10 Best Microphones For Recording Acoustic Guitar – Every Budget (2020)

Recording acoustic guitar is an art that can take a little perfecting. When it comes to recording, pretty much every engineer (or just music enthusiast) …

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Best Stretching Exercises For Guitar Players – Illustrated Guide (Back, Neck, Hand, Elbow, Fingers)

This article, by Senior Physiotherapist Jeff Caulfield, will focus on injury prevention, the most common injuries guitar players experience, ways they can be managed and a complete stretching routine to minimise your injury risk and maximise your play time.

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Best 12 String Guitars

Best 12 String Acoustic Guitars 2020 (Under $300, $500, $1000)

I love 12 string guitars. I love the big sound, the dissonance, the full spectrum of frequencies, and the variety it brings to the table. …

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Should You Buy A 12 String Guitar

Should You Buy A 12 String Guitar?

Around the year 1988 is when I can clearly and definitively point to my first memories as a young boy. My dad played guitar for …

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Cheap Vs Expensive Guitars

Cheap Vs Expensive Guitars: A Professional Guitarists Advice

Visit any music shop to look at the guitars. Among the first things one may notice is the price variance. A seafoam green Fender Bullet …

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7 Best Ways To Upgrade A Cheap Guitar

7 Best Ways To Upgrade A Cheap Electric Guitar

Not happy with your current cheap guitar? Perhaps you have moved up in the world as a guitarist. Time to get a new guitar! Or …

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Can You Play A 12 String Guitar Like A 6 String

Can You Play A 12-String Guitar Like A Six-String?

Those who have recently delved into the world of guitar may not have seen or even heard of the 12-string. Metalheads may know of the …

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14 Tips For Older Beginner Guitar Players

As a beginner guitarist in midlife, I have quickly come to the realization that I don’t pick up new skills as quickly as I used …

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What You Need To Record Guitar Videos For Youtube

What You Need To Record Professional Guitar Videos For YouTube

Guitar videos are big business on YouTube. Whether you are looking to post cover versions, your own compositions or even tutorials or other guitar-related videos, …

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Best Guitar Hand Exerciser

Best Guitar Finger Exercise Tool And Ways To Use It Effectively

So I normally stay away from gimmicky items when learning anything as I often feel it detracts from doing what you should which in this …

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