Your Guide To Amp Shipping: How Much Does It Cost?

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Moving your gear from one place to another can be a daunting task. Not only do you have to worry about the logistics of transporting your equipment, but you also have to consider the cost.  Shipping a guitar or bass amp, in particular, can be a challenge, and in this comprehensive guide to amp shipping, …

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How To Tune To Drop-D On Your Guitar

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Being used in countless songs, especially in the rock and metal genres, drop-D tuning is one of the most popular alternate tunings around! It’s also the simplest one to do! This quick guide will show you how to get your guitar in drop-D in no time, so you can play your favorite tunes that call …

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Understanding Why Your Guitar Strings Smell Bad

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As a guitarist, one of the most frustrating things to deal with is the unpleasant smell that old guitar strings can develop over time.  It’s a common problem that most players face at some point, but what causes this odor, and how can it be prevented? In this article, I’ll delve into the science behind …

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Is It Bad To Play Bass Through A Guitar Amp?

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A common question that pops up, usually amongst guitar players looking to get a bass or have recently purchased one, is whether or not they can play their bass using a guitar amplifier. This brief article will discuss some of the problems with playing bass with a guitar amp and why you should consider getting …

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