Electric

When some manufacturers picked up on digital tech for the electric guitar, they left a lot wanting.  Even though digital guitars have been out ...

This week I was fortunate enough to get my hands on the much talked about Grote 335 semi-hollow electric guitar. As the name implies, the guitar is ...

Firefly guitars have been creating a lot of buzz in the guitar community as of late. So much so that getting your hands on one was actually difficult for a ...

You want to get a new guitar. Congrats! Fewer things get a guitarist more excited than the prospect of purchasing a new instrument. After all, new is ...

If you’re new to electric guitars, you may need a hand to hold while you learn as much as you can before you buy.  You mightn’t know where to start, ...

If you are reading this article, then it's obvious that you are on a mission. There's no way around it: 8-string guitars are beasts. If you are interested in ...

Whether it’s jazzy licks, soulful blues, or Americana twang, a hollow body guitar can provide the folksy, roots rock, or swingin’ tones needed to give your ...

Most casual players don’t think about protecting or transporting their electric guitars until they’re ready to walk out the door and hit the road.  While ...

So... Six strings aren't enough for you anymore. Maybe you need that extended range in your next progressive metal song. Maybe you want to mimic bass ...

You might be a newb who just bought their first guitar, or you may be an intermediate or long-time player looking to branch away from the norm to experiment ...

Having a “set up” electric guitar will unlock its full potential so that it plays and sounds like the guitar you’ve always dreamed of having. But, to get ...

With all the money and time that you’ve put into your electric guitar, give it a tune-up with a good cleaning to preserve its longevity and playability.  ...

Are you ready to shred? Have you heard the call of Metallica and Lamb of God and are finally ready to join the ranks? Perhaps you were raised on a ...

Feel like playing some jazz music? Maybe improvising some of your own solos? If you feel drawn to artists like Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Pass, and Cab Calloway, ...

So you want to find the best blues guitar for playing the blues. Maybe you just picked up a guitar for the first time and want to sound like Muddy Waters, ...

Whether you're inspired by Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, K.I.S.S., Queen, Nirvana, or even by the rock 'n roll "The King" Elvis Presley, there's a common ...

So you’re in the market for an electric guitar for the aspiring young musician in your life. Maybe you’ve been hunting through pawn shops and local music ...

There are several reasons why you’re in the market looking for an intermediate electric guitar.  The most common rationales are, you need an upgrade ...

Are you an adult with smaller-than-average mitts?  Your hand size, arm span, and petite frame may be getting in the way of your playing style.  ...

Guitars made for hardcore travel are a completely different market of their own.  Everything changes from the body shape to hardware placement that all ...

You have room to splurge on the absolute best the market has to offer.  It’s not quite enough for original and custom signature models, but you do have ...

With $1500, you’re finally in mid-level and premium range.  Collector’s items, signature guitar models, and high-end features are plenty.  If ...

Do you really need to be plugged in to be heard? Can you get away with not spending the cash on an amplifier? Getting setup with all the must-have equipment ...

Are you having trouble deciding between a cheap electric guitar or pushing the budget a little more?  You’d be surprised with what $300 can get you.  ...

Five hundred bucks is heck of a lot of money, but it’s really not far from entry-level quality in the guitar industry.  But, there are some popular gems ...

Looking for a better-than-average beginner guitar?  Are there any real, cheap guitars that don’t suck?  Of course, there are! Since we ...

So, you're ready to take on the master strokes of Eddie Van Halen, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, and other greats?  Hold your horses, buddy.  You must ...

Are you looking for a studio worthy electric guitar?  Eager to get playing on stage with a ripped machine?  With $1000 to splurge, you have your ...

The best electric guitar strings will go a long way in playability, playing technique, projection, sound, and tone.  Many may not know the ins and outs of ...