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Can You Play Electric Guitar Without An Amp?

Can You Play Electric Guitar Without An Amp?

There are five common ways to play electric guitar without an amp. You can play your guitar unplugged, use a headphone amp, use a computer or laptop, use a smartphone or tablet, or use a multi-effects pedal.  While amps are the go-to solution for electric guitars, there are ways to play your electric guitar ...

How To Play Electric Guitar With Headphones (6 Options)

How To Play Electric Guitar With Headphones (6 Options)

Having the option to play electric guitar with headphones comes in very handy if you are living in an apartment, traveling, or in any situation where you do not want to disturb others. Although you can not simply plug headphones into a guitar and play, there are several options to make it happen. Unfortunately, ...

How Much Does An Electric Guitar Cost? Pricing Guide (2022)

How Much Does An Electric Guitar Cost? Pricing Guide (2022)

As some of the most popular musical instruments, electric guitars have a wide range of models with an average price of around $500. Entry-level electric guitars cost between $100 and $400, while the mid-level range ranges from $400 to $1000. High-end and professional models cost above $1000.  Entry-Level ...

Guitar Part Names (Electric and Acoustic Guitars)

Guitar Part Names (Electric and Acoustic Guitars)

Getting familiar with the parts of a guitar is very beneficial and essential for every guitarist. It helps beginners know what to look for when buying guitars, and experienced players recognize better ones. Knowing the guitar skeleton will provide insight and knowledge to make quality distinctions. This guide will ...

Squier Affinity vs Bullet – Which is Better?

Squier Affinity vs Bullet – Which is Better?

The most popular Squier series are Squier Affinity and Squier Bullet, with a variety of models that can be confusing for beginners. While both series are pretty similar and have several different models inspired by legendary Fender models, there are some subtle differences to consider. Fender’s brother company, ...

How to Play Electric Guitar for Beginners (Easy Guide)

How to Play Electric Guitar for Beginners (Easy Guide)

No matter what genre of music you want to play, here are some tips and tricks on how to play the electric guitar. Picking up a new skill can often seem intimidating at first, but don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Read on to find out how you can start your electric guitar journey today. 1. Gearing Up To play ...

Single PickUp Guitars – Everything You Need to Know (2022)

Single PickUp Guitars – Everything You Need to Know (2022)

Single-pickup guitars have always had a magical attraction among guitarists with their simplicity, practicality, and, surprisingly, unique tone. Although it is highly debatable, some guitarists believe single-pickup guitars provide a brighter tone, making these guitars stand out from the rest. As the name ...

How to Tune an Electric Guitar (For Beginners)

How to Tune an Electric Guitar (For Beginners)

Tuning an electric guitar can be done using a variety of methods. This is a topic that many beginners have difficulty with, but it's really simple once you get the hang of it. It can be done with clip-on tuners, tuner pedals, tuner apps, or you can tune by ear.One of the worst offenses a guitarist can commit is to ...

The 5 Best Electric Guitar Starter Packs For Beginners (2022)

The 5 Best Electric Guitar Starter Packs For Beginners (2022)

Electric guitar starter packs are the easiest way to start playing an electric guitar. You get everything you need in a single batch and what’s also important, you get all that without spending a lot of money. There are a lot of these guitar starter kits on the market, so we've put together a list of some of the ...

MIDI Guitars, Pickups and Processors

MIDI Guitars, Pickups and Processors

Looking to create interesting sounds and effects through MIDI with your guitar? In this article, we go through MIDI Pickups, MIDI Processors (guitar synths), and MIDI Guitars. Guitars have been part of the MIDI world since the early days. Such instruments appeared in the 80s and have been evolving through all these ...

The 20 Best Electric Guitar Brands (2022)

The 20 Best Electric Guitar Brands (2022)

The electric guitar is by far the most popular instrument in the world. It might be difficult to decide which are the best since there are so many brands with different qualities and styles. These days, the number of electric guitar brands can be really confusing. It’s often a lot safer to stick to proven and ...

The 8 Best Stratocaster Pickups for Your Guitar (2022)

The 8 Best Stratocaster Pickups for Your Guitar (2022)

If you’re not satisfied with your guitar's tone, one of the first moves you can make is to change pickups. A great thing to know is that you don’t have to spend a fortune on Custom Shop models if you want to get that genuine vintage tone. Sometimes, it is just enough to install new pickups. Some players would like ...

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