17 Apr 2018 - 21 min read
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The classic ¼ inch jack-to-jack guitar lead is the key component that connects your guitar an amplifier. The amount of choice out there is overwhelming, with many cheap to expensive options available. But does a more expensive guitar lead give you a better tone?
9 Mar 2018 - 10 min read
Regulation changes in recent years have seen instrument manufacturers getting more and more adventurous and outside-the-box with their wood choices. With more types of tonewood in circulation than ever before, it’s difficult to know what’s what – in this article, we’ll look at the most commonly-used tonewoods in the industry, their tonal characteristics, and dig a little deeper into the burning question: how much difference does your choice of tonewood really make?
Metal guitar tone has evolved and changed massively over the past few decades. Single-coils, PAF-style humbuckers, and of course, the active EMG pickup have left their mark on the genre; so why are passive pickups making a comeback?
You've got your monitors, your desk, your outboard gear, your plugins - but what about the room you're in? Introducing acoustic diffusers!
The humidity of domestic homes can vary greatly and cause your expensive acoustic guitar to become damaged in extreme cases. Read our humidity guide to protect your guitar from humid air.
An insight into the man behind some of the most popular and exquisite guitars in the world!
Leo Fender's namesake brand revolutionised the guitar world, and arguably had a significant impact on modern music itself.