Learn all you need to know about effects! Includes a list of quality guitar and bass effects units for beginners that won't break the bank.
There's a never-ending variety of different accessories for guitar available. Find out which you absolutely need to have around, and which are optional extras.
As a lefty, it's rare when you can browse a manufacturer's full catalogue and take your pick. Martin make every single one of their guitars left handed at no additional charge!
The final part of our Newbie Guide looks at how new guitar players should choose the method of learning that is best suited to their particular situation.
A list of left handed travel guitars and basses for the musician on the road. Check out some of these innovative compact guitar designs!
Ruokangas Guitars are a Finland based guitar company who specialise in super high-end, completely handbuilt guitars. This small team of highly skilled luthiers produce roughly 120 guitars per year, which are of the absolute highest quality both in terms of aesthetics and ergonomics.
Godin, Suhr, Trussart, Lakland - chances are, you're pronouncing them all wrong (amongst others!). Find out how to correctly pronounce these 21 guitar brand names.
Prestige Guitars are a relatively new company, having only been launched back in 2003. They are based in Vancouver, Canada and produce some absolutely fantastic looking, hand-crafted left handed electric and acoustic guitars.
Fancy taking up the ukulele? In this guide, we talk about what you should be looking for in your first uke, as well as providing some affordable options for new players.