The Ultimate Tone Spectrum

There are two primary schools of thought when it comes to your choice of Electric guitar tone style. One being the Single Coil Pickup Tone (glassy, thin sounding, twangy) and the other being the Humbucker Pickup Tone (warm, heavy, dark). Many guitar players strive to achieve […]

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D’Addario NYXL Strings

D’Addario is a brand that has consistently been working on creating more innovative products every year. They are the ones who revolutionised the Evans Level 360, EXP – Coated Acoustic sets with NY-Steel (similar to NYXL). Two years back they came up with the NYXL […]

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Digital Effect Units

Technology has advanced by leaps and bounds in the last 20 years. There was a time when musicians, guitar players to be precise had no access to the internet, let alone the gadgets that are available now. But, that being said, times have changed and […]

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BIG PHAT 8 String!

I have a 7 string guitar that I tune to A Standard tuning with my band. I recently got hooked onto using the D’Addarrio EXL 140-8. This particular gauge option (10-74) allows me to have a nice balance in tension with my lower-tuning. Considering no […]

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Have Fun No Matter What

It is certainly important to have fun, no matter what you are playing. This means even if you are practicing boring rudiments, try and find a way to make it fun, as you certainly cannot escape practicing those. If you are not having fun when you […]

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Drum Shell – Oak

Oak is a very strong wood and offers incredible durability and projection. It makes for a good alternative for more common shell materials. It offers a very present sound that has enough low-end to keep the tone round. Oak drum shells are very rare because […]

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