How to Restring an Acoustic Guitar

How to Restring an Acoustic Guitar

Learn how to restring an acoustic guitar correctly and preserve the life of your strings and fretboard, along with providing increased tuning stability, reduced string slippage, and improved intonation.

How to Read Chord Charts

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When first learning guitar there’s a number of useful guitar-specific instructional tools available to help make the journey less difficult, including guitar tab, scale charts, and chord charts.Most beginner guitarists start by learning chords, before moving onto learning scales and then ultimately learning complete songs. With this in mind, learning … Read more

How to Tune an Acoustic Guitar

How to Tune an Acoustic Guitar

Perhaps the very first thing to master if new to the guitar is tuning. It’s the first thing you should do when picking up a guitar, as regardless of your playing ability if the guitar is poorly tuned it’s just never going to sound good. Learning how to tune a … Read more

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My names Marty, I've been into guitars for over 30 years. Theacousticguitarist.com is my blog where I write about acoustic guitars, music, and home recording.