Ever noticed that famous guitarist plays guitar so fluently without even checking the notes and strings placement. It looks like music is flowing right over them. Those guitarists are actually experts in the zone, called muscle memory. Equally, some people find it panting and time-consuming. The problem is not in the technique but in the skill of memorizing what to play. You … [Read more...] about Improve Guitar Muscle Memory with 15 Easy Tips
Most of the newbie guitarists complain that: their guitars go out of tune. Dropping or getting high on the G string is a common complaint among all. As a fresh guitar player, I faced the problem a lot of the time. But it was tough for me to figure out at that time. Over my past fifteen years of guitar playing, I detected why G string or entire six strings go out of tune … [Read more...] about Why does G string (the third one) go out of tune constantly on electric guitar?
Guitar tuning is now much more comfortable than before. Musicians from the early 90s used to tune their guitar by using their ears. After 1995, the concept of ear training has changed. Artists are now prone to hit the accuracy rather than the assumption. So, it has seen that the procedure of guitar tuning has changed, but one thing yet not changed. What is that? How to tune … [Read more...] about How to tune an Electric Guitar With A Tuner? Detail For The Beginner
Every new guitarist has to struggle while strengthening calluses for playing guitar. The frustration often comes from the sore and tender fingers. Especially when you are playing for the first time. This makes the early few weeks of learning guitar really painful. Even if your fingers are hurting, keep going! You can still harden those calluses and get those fingers in top … [Read more...] about How to Toughen Up Your Fingertips 12 Easy Tips
About three to four years ago, one of my students asked me, "Who invented the electric guitar and what is the history behind this?" I could only answer the name "George Beauchamp", but the history of the guitar was a bit unclear to me. So, I could not answer the question in detail. Like me, most of the guitar instructors and students don't know the history of the electric … [Read more...] about When and by whom was electric guitar invented?