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The Rise of the Super-Ukes

The Rise of the Super-Ukes!

You’d have to have been living in a coal mine not to have noticed the rise and rise of the humble ukulele in recent years. Around the world the once ‘for novelty acts only’ instrument …
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Best Acoustic Guitars for Beginners Under $500

We are upping it into the mainstream, namely beginner acoustic guitars in the reasonably pricey $500 range. In this category, guitars come with exquisite finish, which is more to do with aesthetics than anything sound-related. …
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Best Acoustic Guitars for Beginners Under $300

Beginner acoustic guitars are crucial start-up instruments for anyone interested in learning; age does not matter. With the right guitar, you can learn the basics properly and faster. Even among acoustic guitars, you need to …
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Guitar Accessories – Buying Guide

You’ve bought your guitar and you’re ready to make some guitar music. You’ll need some essential accessories. You’ll probably want to buy some picks, a strap and some spare strings. As your guitar playing progresses …
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Acoustic Guitar or Electric Guitar

The first buying decision is relatively easy — acoustic or electric? My advice — figure out what style of music you most want to play. Forget about everything else. Your first guitar has to nurture …
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Best Electric Guitar Amplifier

If you play electric guitar, there are two categories for guitar amplifiers: practice amps and performance amps. The biggest difference is size, wattage and cost. Practice amplifiers are around six to 10 watts, and include …