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Tips On Amplifier Repairs In Sydney

Amplifier repairs in Sydney could appear too overwhelming for most. However, without the proper knowledge, anything can become messy and stressful. If you break it down, though, youll find that its just quite simple, really. Its as easy as mastering Come As You Are by Nirvana on the guitar. For those who dont play guitar, thats pretty darn easy. 1. Getting specific There are plenty of amplifier repair shops in Sydney so you need to get specific. The type of amplifier you have should drastically shorten your search for shops. Many shops work on amps but they will work on specifics types. This means: dont stop at the first amplifier repair shop in Sydney that you see. Look for a repair store that specializes in car amps, or guitar amps, or whatever amplifier you have. This way you know youre getting the most out of your repair. Its also important to insure theyve worked with the brand of your amp…

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Electric Guitar History

Electric guitar history is the story of the creation of one of the most popular instruments in music history. In the beginning of the twentieth century, the guitar had already proven itself to be a noteworthy instrument. Originally considered to be basically a folk instrument, the guitar had been established by formidable players such as Andreas Segovia as a serious performance instrument. The guitar was originally used as an accompanying instrument mostly used for rhythm or melodic accompaniment. In the ’20’s and ’30’s, however, the guitar was overpowered by the brass sections popular in Swing, Big Band and Jazz music. The acoustic guitar simply could not compete with the volume levels of the other instruments. Not even the addition of steel strings was sufficient to prevent the guitar from being drowned out by the other instruments. In early 1930, George Beauchamp, a Hawaiian guitar player and Adolph Rickenbacker, an electronics engineer, met at the Dopyra Brothers guitar manufacturer in Los…

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Sound Loss With Decreasing String Gauge?

Do guitar strings noticeably lose sound with decreasing gauge? In this article Linus Schachten gives his opinion of tests on guitar strings to see if there is there is any sound loss.











Best Electric Guitar – Fender Stratocaster

The Fender Stratocaster is a great guitar to play for advanced guitarists, but is also perfect for beginners. Its the most beloved legendary guitar ever.











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