D'Addario Factory Tour

D'Addario Factory Tour

Ever wonder how your favorite guitar strings are made? Take a tour of the D'Addario factory and find out:
3 Reasons You Should Upgrade Your Guitar

3 Reasons You Should Upgrade Your Guitar

by Daniel Cuneo
So you bought a Squier strat, a Yamaha entry level acoustic guitar, Epiphone Les Paul, or any other guitar under a few hundred dollars, and you’re wondering what’s the point in shelling out a few more bucks for an”intermediate” or “professional”…

Our 10 Favorite Products from NAMM 2016

It's hard to pick favorites from the crop of amazing stuff that was announced at last week's NAMM show, but we did our best. Here's our staff's top 10 favorite products coming out in 2016:Dunlop John Petrucci Cry Baby Wah Electro-Harmonix Bass…
Get Your Kids Playing Music: 4 Tips Every Parent Should Know

Get Your Kids Playing Music: 4 Tips Every Parent Should Know

Get Your Kids Playing Music  4 Tips Every Parent Should Know We’ve known for years that playing a musical instrument has astounding effects on childhood development. Young musicians often do better in school than their non-music…

3 Easy Ways to Tell If You Need New Guitar Strings

Not sure whether your strings need changing, or how often to swap them out? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Here are the top three reasons you might need new strings: 1) Your strings look dark or discolored. That discoloration is corrosion caus…