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    8 Best Electric Guitar Starter Packs For Beginners

    When you’re just getting into the electric guitar, there are a lot of items you’ll need to get going. This includes the guitar itself, tuners, straps, an amp, a bag or protective case, a stand, etc. Buying it all piece by piece can be rather expensive. It’s much more practical in financial terms to opt […]

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    What Is A Guitar Riff, And How Are They Written?

    Guitar riffs are short passages of music that repeat to some degree, creating a rhythm for the rest of the instruments in the band to sync up with. In musical genres such as rock, blues, punk, and metal, guitar riffs are generally the driving force of the songs. They can be played with a variety […]

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    The 5 Best Guitar Strings For Beginners – Acoustic & Electric

    If you’re just starting out on guitar, becoming familiar with all of the different aspects of the instrument can be daunting. There’s likely a lot more to it than you may have realized. Not only is simply learning to play an entire massive undertaking unto itself, there are also a lot of basic things about […]

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    How To Tune A Guitar

    If you’re just starting out on guitar, there are a whole wealth of different aspects of the instrument that you’ll need to familiarize yourself with. Once you learn all about getting the guitar stringed up, you’ll need to be able to tune it. Otherwise, you’ll never sound good when you play. An out of tune […]

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    What Is A Chord? An Overview Of Guitar Chords.

    Most people learn a few chords when starting out learning guitar. There are several easy songs that can be played using nothing more than C Major, D Major, E Minor, and G Major. What are chords, though? This bit of musical theory trivia is lost on many guitarists because it is not very obvious looking […]

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    Guitar Notes Chart For Beginners

    A Guide To Finding Notes On The Fretboard For people learning guitar who are not familiar with the musical theory, the fret board can be very intimidating. While it is easy to learn chords and regurgitate them, many beginner guitarists do not understand what exactly they are doing to form those chords. While this is […]

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    Guitar Strings Names

    Whether you want to tune your guitar or learn how to play guitar at all, you have to know the name of the strings. It’s quite straightforward, though there are a number of things that might catch you out, and even make your life much easier. This guide is specially articulated to help you grasp […]

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    How Long Does Learning Electric Guitar Usually Take?

    While mastering guitar is a lifelong pursuit, learning enough to play a few songs does not actually take too long. The first time you pick up a guitar, it will be extremely intimidating. There is a lot to learn about the strings, frets, and the notes they play, not to mention the very basics of […]

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    You Are Never Too Old to Learn How to Play the Guitar

    One of the most popular instruments in the US today is the guitar, thanks in large part to the influence of rock n’ roll. Though much has changed in the world of music in the decades since the Beatles and Beach Boys were on the airwaves, the guitar continues to be a preferred choice for […]

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    A Few Famous Rock Songs That Only Use Three Chords

    Learning chords is one of the most daunting things for a new guitarist. There are hundreds and hundreds of chords, many of them very difficult to play. It is easy to assume that you will need to know a solid chunk of these before you can even begin to play music. However, the exact opposite […]

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    8 Simple Guitar Chords That Beginners Can Play

    Most of the learning guitar is learning chords. For a beginner, there are eight incredibly commonly used chords that form the basis of a lot of modern music. Luckily, these chords are also quite easy compared to some more advanced ones! First, it is important to know the names of the strings. Low E is […]

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    Beginner Guitar Tips And Songs You Can Play Without A Capo

    Learning guitar can seem very intimidating at first, especially if you are trying to dive right into learning complicated songs without nailing down the basics. For a beginner, it is important to get a solid foundation in how a guitar is played, from the names of strings to the proper strumming technique. Then, it is […]

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