This section deals with just about anything to do with guitars or guitar playing in general.
If you have any questions about guitar playing or anything else guitar related and would like some advice, then drop me a line and I’ll do my best to give you an opinion from a reasonably professional point of view.
As always, anything written here is purely my own opinion and always open to constructive criticism, so if you disagree, then e mail me and I’ll voice your opinion as well.
What chords to learn first and why. Easy guide to learning loads of the most useful guitar chords with the minimum of hassle.
How to learn, use, practice and implement bar (barre) chords in your guitar playing.
A beginner’s guide to buying the right guitar for you.
Most guitarists get it wrong… Here’s how to do it right.
What they are, who needs one, different types and which one to use.
Achieving your required standard of play.
Which G to learn.
Do you stand or sit when you practice ? Maybe you should think about changing the way you play.
Just what is the point of learning scales and what is their practical application in music.
Why all amateur musicians should attend jam nights, dealing with the stress of playing live and what to expect.
How has the current economic crisis affected musicians and the guitar industry. Is it all bad or are there some positives to be taken from the credit crunch.
What’s the best way to finger bar chords. Wrapping your thumb over the top of the neck or using your 1st finger to bar all six strings ?
If you want to achieve anything from your guitaring or vocal skills, then whatever you do – don’t stop playing.
Cheap branded strings delivered to your door.
D’Addario, Elixir, Ernie Ball, Martin, GHS Adagio, Dunlop, Rotosound, Gibson, Fender etc.