Squier Classic Vibe 60’s Stratocaster Review

squier classic vibe 60's stratocaster review

I’ve long talked about how good the Squier Classic Vibe series is. So it was about time I did a review of one of the models. So here it is: the Classic Vibe 60’s Stratocaster. For those who don’t know the Squier Classic Vibe series is Squiers most high end set of guitars. Still affordable …

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Guitar Scale Length Explained: A Simple Guide

guitar scale length explained

The scale length of a guitar refers to the vibrating length of the strings. It’s one of the most important factors affecting the feel, tone and how the guitar plays. Understanding guitar scale length is essential whether you’re a beginner buying your first guitar or an experienced player doing a setup. The distance between the …

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Squier Affinity vs Contemporary: The Differences Explained

Squier affinity vs squier contemporary

The Squier Affinity and Squier Contemporary series are two of Squier’s most popular guitar ranges. They offer good quality guitars for a reasonable price. But how do they compare in terms of build quality, sound and value for money? Having owned an Affinity Strat and tried some of the Contemporary’s I’ve got a good idea …

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New vs. Used Guitars: Which One Should You Buy?

new vs used guitars which to buy

Should you buy a used guitar? Or stick to a new one? You can get some great bargains buying used. Out of all the guitars I own my favorites were bought 2nd hand. But there’s no denying it’s more risky. There’s no safety net of a manufacturers warranty or being able to replace it if …

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Dean Guitars: Are They Good? A Full, In-Depth Guide

dean guitars guide

Dean are one of those guitar makers that don’t get a lot of recognition. While they’re often overlooked they actually have an impressive history. But are Dean guitars any good? Their guitars have been endorsed and used by some famous names and bands over the years. And they’ve managed to survive amongst the bigger brands. …

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Bass Guitar vs Electric Guitar: What are the Differences

bass guitar vs electric guitar

Bass guitar and electric guitar are both great instruments. They contribute so much to the sound and feel of many musical genres and styles. But you might be unsure of what the key differences are between the two guitars. Especially if you’re considering learning to play one. The way they look, are made, play and …

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