The Pros and Cons of Scalloped Fretboards

Because they are relatively uncommon, a lot of questions regarding scalloped fingerboards tend to come up. I believe that the primary reason for all of the curiosity is that there aren’t too many guitars with this feature; it’s more or less a custom job (unless, of course, you’re lucky and find a guitar that has …

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How Do 12-String Guitars Work? Everything You Need To Know

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One question I’ve asked myself recently was “why don’t more people play 12-string guitars?” Very quickly, I realized that there is a preconceived notion that 12-string acoustic guitars are harder to play than ones with 6 strings. In my opinion, this is not the case, and in this article, I will explain why and also …

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Overlooked: The 10 Most Underrated Electric Guitar Brands

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  Just like people, some guitars rise to the top, some stay average, and others are hidden gems. Then you have the ones that have had some fame at one point, but have been either forgotten and passed up for all of the Fender, Jackson, and Ibanez guitars on the market (don’t get me wrong, …

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All About Extended Range Guitars: 7 Strings & Beyond

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The use of the extended-range electric guitar has increased significantly in the last decade or so. A lot of modern music has become a lot heavier, more experimental, and has become quite popular. With the rise of djent and progressive metal bands like Periphery, more and more players have been interested in using extended range …

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