Choosing Your First Guitar

Deciding to play the guitar is easy. But if you don't already have a guitar to play, you're immediately faced with a lot of options you may not even be aware of. Instead of ov (MORE)

How To Hold Your Guitar When Sitting

If you're a beginning guitarist who's having some difficulty fretting a note cleanly or producing a good sounding chord, don't get too frustrated. The solution may simply be a (MORE)

The Many Ways to Learn to Play Guitar

You have a lot of options when it comes to how to learn to play guitar, some very traditional, some modern-day takes on those traditions and some brand new innovations. Which (MORE)

Finding and Choosing a Guitar Teacher

Few guitar tutorial techniques improve your skills, technique and knowledge as quickly as taking one-on-one private lessons. To make the most of your lessons you want to take (MORE)

How to Tune a 12-String Guitar

A joke guitarists love to tell goes like this:"How long does it take to tune a 12-string guitar?"The punchline:"No one knows!"Considering the beautiful sounds one can make on (MORE)

Must-See 2013 Country Summer Tours

Summer 2013 is approaching and Country music fans are itching for live music. Many of the genre's hottest stars including Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lamb (MORE)

Country Music Stars Rule Reality Television in Spring 2013

Country music stars are taking over reality television this spring. From "American Idol" to "All Star Celebrity Apprentice," fans have the chance to tune in to see some of Cou (MORE)

Planning a Trip to the Academy of Country Music Awards

Each and every year, Nashville takes over Las Vegas for the Academy of Country Music Awards (ACM Awards). Held annually in the spring, the ACM Awards honor the industry's top (MORE)

A Beginner's Guide to Open and Alternate Tunings

As long as there have been guitars, there have been many ways to tune them. Practically everyone learns how to play guitars in standard tuning, but there are all sorts of alte (MORE)