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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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How To Solo Guitar: Scale Choice Confusion?

Today I am going to talk some more about improvisation, specifically melodic improvisation: `soloing’ or `lead playing’ as some call it. Sorry jazz people, I am going to disappoint you and focus on songs that …
Learn to Play Guitar - Left Handers

Learn to Play Guitar — Left Handers

If you are left handed, you have a decision to make. Should you learn to play like a righty? Or should you get a left-handed guitar? Here’s a suggestion from a left-handed guitar player. “Go …
Guitar With a Metronome

How to Practice Guitar With a Metronome

A metronome is a mechanical device that provides a click sound at a selected tempo. The metronome lets you learn to control the timing of the music. Critics of metronome practice rightfully claim that real …
tuning a guitar

How to Tune Your Guitar

For guitarists, tuning your guitar is a necessity. A piano gets tuned by a professional once a year or so. Guitars need tuning every time you play your guitar. But, there’s good news. The guitar …
kid-guitar

Five great reasons to buy your kid a guitar

In today’s world, we are driven by technology. However, letting your child understand about having hobbies, and learning to play musical instruments will definitely inculcate a sense of pride in understanding in him or her. …