Playing Chords With One Button – Is This The Future of Learning Guitar?

It seems every week there’s a new “simpler way to learn guitar”. It’s true that learning guitar can be an arduous process with a steep learning curve. But does making it constantly easier really help…

Ernie Ball Commemorate StingRay Bass’ 40th Anniversary With ‘Old Smoothie’ Basses

Ernie Ball’s StingRay Bass has become commonplace as one of the greatest classic basses that pushed electric bass design forward. Designed between Ernie Ball and Fender the bass is now celebrating it’s 40th anniversary, and…

Yamaha’s Acoustic Guitar With Built-In Effects Is Amazing

Unveiled at MUSIKMESSE 2016 this week was Yamaha’s new TransAcoustic guitar – An acoustic guitar that has reverb and chorus effects built in, no external source, and sounds as unbelievable as the concept. No you’re…

Guitar Now – An Accessory That Teaches You Guitar In Minutes

A new Kickstarter wants to help aspiring guitarists start playing as soon as they pick up a guitar with their chord simulator – Guitar Now. Guitar Now is an accessory for your guitar that attaches to…

Fender Announce Launch Of New In-Ear Earphone Series

Fender, famed for their guitars since 1946, have moved from making music to playing it with the launch of a new in-ear monitor series. Fender claim their new earphones provide a “multidimensional listening experience”. With…