What to look for in an audio interface
Learn what to look out for in an audio interface, including how to select the best interface for your home studio, why an audio interface is a must have item and what technical terms such as ‘sample rate’ actually mean.
How to Choose the Best Microphone for Acoustic Guitar Recording
Learn what makes a great mic for acoustic guitar recording, how microphones work and the different types to choose from along with our top recommendations.
Short Scale Acoustic Guitars – Everything You Wanted to Know
Short scale acoustic guitars are becoming increasingly popular. Learn what a short scale acoustic guitar is, how the shorter scale affects playability and the impact this has on tone.
How to Measure Guitar Scale Length
Learn how to measure scale length and why simply measuring the length of the string able to freely vibrate is not an accurate method.
What to look for in an acoustic guitar
Wondering what to look for in an acoustic guitar? new or second-hand? how much you should spend? which brands you can trust. Our in-depth guide covers everything you need to know and more.
Why Your Acoustic Guitar Sounds Bad And What You Can Do About It
Wondering why your acoustic guitar sounds bad? Learn the different causes for a poor sounding acoustic guitar and what you can do about it.
How to Clean an Acoustic Guitar – Make your Guitar Like New
Learn how to clean an acoustic guitar like the pros. Improve the look and feel, tone and playability with these simple to follow tips.
The Four Types of Acoustic Guitar Pickups
A simple to follow guide outlining the different types of acoustic guitar pickups, how they work, the differences between the four main types of acoustic guitar pickups available and the pros and cons of each.
Guitar Chord Theory – The Complete Guide to Understanding Chords
Our introductory guide explains (in very simple terms) what chords are, how to read chord charts, how chords are named and how chords are constructed.
Understanding guitar scales: Guitar scales explained
Ever wondered what scales are and why they are so important for guitarists? In this article we explain the concept of scales in an easy to digest manner.
How to learn all notes on guitar
How to learn all the notes on your guitar’s fretboard. A complete guide to the chromatic scale, root notes, octaves and intervals and handy hacks to help memorise the fretboard.
How to record classical guitar at home
Learn some useful tips and tricks for recording classical guitar at home using just a basic home studio setup.