Everyone can agree that bringing your guitar into a repair shop will always cost you a pretty penny. We put up with those charges because we need our guitar, but what about when the repair isn’t that difficult? The smallest parts may be a quick fix, but will still cost a lot of money
Things break. It happens. Musicians especially know this. Carrying equipment things tend to get banged around or crammed into tight spaces and those duck-tape patch-jobs on all your gear will only keep it together so long.
In Todd Hobin’s latest instructional video, he teaches us some great guitar hand exercises by using the chromatic scale. This is teach you how to properly hold your guitar in the correct position while gaining strength in your fingers . This basic tutorial is great for any beginners who aren’t sure where to start with the guitar and having trouble with the basics. Anyone looking to strengthen their fingers and move them properly needs to watch this video. So what are you waiting for, grab your guitar, star the video, and start making music!
Joel Daruvalla breaks down Bob Marley’s One Love on his YouTube channel easyuketuts. He slowly takes you through the song as he goes step by step showing each chord. Complete beginners can walk away from this video knowing how to play Bob Marley, but don’t just take our word for it. Check out the video below and see for yourself.
Joel Daruvalla explains how you can play one of the most popular Beatles songs on the ukulele. His “Here Comes The Sun” tutorial is a beginners guide that allows pros and newbies alike to enjoy. His simplistic “how to” guide explains every note and chord needed to perform the song. So grab your uk’, watch the video below, and get playing!
Todd Hobin gives a video demonstration and dictates the key steps to replacing a string on an electric guitar. -If you found this video helpful then watch this video explaining how to restring an acoustic guitar. -Then watch this video explianing how to tune a gutiar with a paino.
Todd Hobin gives a video demonstration on how to tune your guitar into drop D tuning as well as a easy capo trick that you can try at home. Check out this video review of more Kyser capos.
Guitar maintenance should be a simple thing, right? But there are so many products and opinions out there that perhaps you might put it off for another few months. Then a crack appears on your beloved cedar top acoustic, or your fretboard is feeling sticky, or maybe you just think it could be better now that you have gotten familiar with all its little quirks. Here are some simple tips for guitar owners that can make a big difference.