Why Bassists Should Take The Time To Learn About Chords

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While bass players won’t find themselves strumming or hitting chords too often on their instruments, learning about chords and how they’re made is an essential part of music theory that can significantly benefit your ability as a bass player. This article will discuss why understanding chords is vital to bassists and how you can approach …

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Can You Play Electric Guitar Without An Amplifier?

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Playing an electric guitar through an amp is all part of the experience, but is it necessary to use one 100% of the time? This article will discuss why playing with an amplifier isn’t always required and encourage you to spend some of your practice time with one, and point you in the direction of …

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Is It Worth It To Upgrade Your Cheap Guitar?

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Budget and entry-level guitars can be fantastic at helping you get started on your journey but the thought of modifying them is something that inevitably crosses most people’s minds at some point. This article will discuss some things that you should consider so you can decide if it’s worth investing in upgrades for a cheap …

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4 Reasons You Should Play Bass With A Pick

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An endless debate that has existed regarding bass playing is the question of whether or not you should use a pick when playing. In this article, I discuss some important points as to why playing the bass with a pick is helpful so that you can decide for yourself if it’s a style that’s right …

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