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Humbuckers vs Single Coils (the basics)

Humbuckers vs Single Coils (the basics)

Pickups have a HUGE impact on the way your guitar sounds. They are the place to start when getting into the tone talk and there is no better starting point than single coils vs humbuckers. These are the two broad categories...
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Product Spotlight – Blackstar Unity Bass Amps

Product Spotlight – Blackstar Unity Bass Amps

Obtaining a bass amp that checks off all the boxes is no easy task. For many bassists, finding an amp with all the desired built-in features to go along with a killer tone is nearly impossible. For other players, they’re really struggling...
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Best Budget Condenser Mics

Best Budget Condenser Mics

At the heart of any studio, home to professional, a good condenser mic is a must-have. For those on a budget, a condenser can be used for the majority of the live recording you’re going to be doing. Not to say that you shouldn’t get a variety...
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3 Tips for Getting Over Stage Fright

3 Tips for Getting Over Stage Fright

For the introverted out there, getting comfortable on a stage in front of anyone can be terrifying. But it doesn’t have to be. There are steps you can take as a musician that will aid in helping you to feel relaxed and assured...
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My Guitar Has No Sound

My Guitar Has No Sound

Now we are starting to get to the point that many people would just opt to take their guitar in for repair. However, if you have the time and know-how, there is a lot that a meter can tell you in regard to the condition...
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What You Need to Know About Guitar Fret Size

What You Need to Know About Guitar Fret Size

Frets are an integral part of the design of modern six strings. Without them, guitars (especially electrics) would be much more difficult to make sound musical. Especially with things like distortion or percussive...
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Product Spotlight –EHX Canyon

Product Spotlight –EHX Canyon

Delay. It is a staple in so many of our favorite guitar sounds. From the Edge’s dotted eighth echo to David Gilmour’s long lush ambiance, delay has been around for some time now. Even with modern and up and coming artists, we see still this effect everywhere. However, one thing ...
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Top 5 Must-Have Accessories for Gigging Guitarists

Top 5 Must-Have Accessories for Gigging Guitarists

f you play out than you know having the right tool for the job can make or break your night. Forgetting these accessories or not owing them at all could be holding back your ease of performance. In fact, I have seen all of the ones listed here be instrumental in the success of a show. So, make some space...
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