Martin DCX1E acoustic guitar review

I’d always wanted a Martin guitar. So, about 10 years ago, I retired my old Ibanez and purchased a dreadnought-shaped DCX1E. Features Solid spruce top High-pressure laminate (HPL) back and sides Plywood…

9 simple tips for learning guitar chords

If you’re a beginner guitarist, it pays to start by learning chords. Sure, rock legends like Jimi Hendrix and Eddie Van Halen are famous for their majestic solos; however, you’ll never reach…
This is an article featuring 5 Beatle facts.

Do you know these 5 Beatles facts?

There has been a mountain of stuff written about the Beatles. So much so that, if you’re a fan, like me, there isn’t much you won’t know about them. Anyway, here are…

A guitar quiz about the names musicians give to their guitars.

Take our ‘Name the guitar’ quiz

It's a fact: guitarists love their guitars — so much so that some even give their guitars names. The questions in this quiz include what is the name of Willie Nelson's guitar? Why did…