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The 5 Best Acoustic Guitars for Fingerstyle [Reviews and Buying Guide]

Wanna cut to the chase? I went searching for the best acoustic guitar for fingerstyle, and my top choice is the Yamaha L-Series LL6 Acoustic-Electric Guitar.  Growing up, I spent a lot of time listening to classic rock and blues rock. I was a full-on bluesy rock guitarist and loved my electric. No acoustic for …

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Professional Guitar Rigs

Who Plays What? 5 of Your Favorite Blues & Rock Artists’ Guitar Rigs

Whether you’re a beginner or a pro guitarist, chances are you have your favorites. Favorite guitar, favorite amp, even down to the guitar pick you like the most.  For guitar newbies, aesthetics may play a bigger part than tone. But the pros tend to gravitate towards gear that gives them the sound they’re after—their own …

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Best Beginner Acoustic Guitars for Kids

The 7 Best Beginner Acoustic Guitars for Kids [Reviews & Buying Guide]

Wanna cut to the chase? I went searching for the best beginner acoustic guitar for kids, and my top pick (for about ages 6-10) was the Yamaha CGS102A Half-Size Classical Bundle.  For older kids, my top pick was the Baby Taylor BT2.   Learning the guitar as a teenager opened the door to many interesting experiences …

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Best guitars for punk

The Best Guitars for Punk [Reviews & Buying Guide]

Replicating the sound of punk takes skill, passion, and the right guitar. So what’s the best guitar for punk, you ask? Let’s first start by asking ourselves: What is punk? Is it the fast, heavy strumming, the anti-establishment lyrics, the clipped sounds, the stripped-down instrumentals, the nasal shouting?For me, the thing that defines punk rock is the …

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