Guitar Tricks Blog
Posted February 2, 2018

Guitar Music Terms - Guitar Tricks Quiz

Learning guitar for the first time can be challenging, but it can be even more difficult when all of the technical language come into play. What's a saddle? Where's the bridge? An aspiring guitarist must also learn a handful of new lingo just to keep up. Hopefully this quiz can help you memorize some of the key words that are used in the Guitar Fundamentals course and make learning just a bit easier. 

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Posted January 25, 2018

10 Famous Riffs and Guitar Chords for Beginners

There are just some songs that are instantly recognizable. For the most part, the iconic portions of a song are either riffs or chord progressions. When you hear the opening riff to "Layla" you think of Eric Clapton, etc. These are some of the most catchy, and influential chords and riffs in all of rock music!  

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Posted January 18, 2018

How to Choose a Starter Guitar

Buying your first guitar can be a daunting task if you aren’t 100% sure what to look for. Not to mention there are a dime-a-dozen cheap brands out there so how can you tell if you are getting a good deal? Here are some helpful considerations when making your first guitar purchase that will steer you in the right direction, whether you are shopping new or used.

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