How to write songs on guitar

The guitar is a favourite for songwriting as it offers a varied sonic palette but how do you get started writing a song on it. To start with it helps if you know to some…

Guitar bends powered by the shoulder strap! B-Bender Guitar (video)

Check out a guitar like you’ve never seen before, where the strap doesn’t just hold your guitar up but alters your tone. Watch Rob Scallon play this incredible guitar which has been designed so that…

Play bass and guitar at the same time with this new pickup

This unique pickup takes 2 signals at once so that you can effortlessly sound like half the band using just your guitar. A Little Thunder is a very unique pickup. As opposed to octave pedal…

This microtonal guitar made from Lego sounds incredible (video)

They always said that the limits to what we could create with Lego depended on the limits of our imagination. The internet only serves to prove that more and more with every creative mind that…

Ernie Ball announce 8 brand new string sets full of slinkys

The biggest name in lacing up guitars with their strings have launched a brand new range to usher in the new decade. Ernie Ball have added 8 new sets of strings to their world-renowned range….

Who needs a guitar amp with Boss’ new headphones?

Boss’ Waza-Air headphones are making guitar practising more personal with an amp simulator and effects module that slips right on your head. There’s nothing more satisfying than cranking up the amp, slipping the strap over…

How did Queens of the Stone Age get the guitar sound on Songs For The Deaf (video)

Any Queens of the Stone Age fans know how defining this album was. Songs for the Deaf was loaded with hits and gnarly riffs, and with it’s unique guitar tone it stands as it’s own…

Get Jamstik’s wireless, MIDI Smart Guitar for nearly 40% off

The Black Friday deals are coming in thick and fast and this enticing offer could put a digital guitar in your hands at an unbeatable price. Get the unique, digital Jamstik guitar for 37% off…

Check out this guitar with ‘Chord Assist’ built in (video)

Music is a wonderful thing to be shared by all and with new technologies we’re capable of making it more accessible even when its hard to pick up and play for someone. Joe Birch is…

Eco plectrums for the environmentally conscious guitarist

Environmental concerns are pervading into every industry now and musicians are getting more options with their equipment as the world changes. The climate is pretty much an unavoidable topic now, so product alternatives are coming…