What Guitar And Gear Does Billy Gibbons Play?

January 25, 2024

If you’ve never heard of, or listened to, ZZ Top, where the hell have you been? Fusing Texas Blues, Rock, a bit of Hard Rock, and more, ZZ Top are just one of those bands… and their lead guitarist and singer is Billy Gibbons. Gibbons is known for his killer Blues inspired guitar playing, overdriven […]

Drop D Tuning On The Guitar: What It Is And How To Tune

January 3, 2024

Drop D tuning is a common alternative tuning for the guitar. Standard tuning, from low to high, is E-A-D-G-B-E. The guitar is tuned that way for a few reasons, but it’s not the only way to tune it. While standard tuning has its advantages for being able to easily play chordsĀ and play melodies, sometimes and […]

What Are Power Chords

October 3, 2023

So you want to find out about power chords? You’re in the right place. In this guitar lesson, I’ll cover what a power chord is, a bit of music theory behind power chords, and how to play them. Basically this article is a one stop shop for all things power chord related. Before I get […]

What Guitar And Gear Does Eric Clapton Play?

August 4, 2023

If you’re even just remotely interested in guitar and guitar based music, chances are you’ve heard of Eric Clapton. Whether it was his music with the Yardbirds, Blues Breakers, Cream, Derek and the Dominos, his solo stuff, or the myriad of other projects that he was involved in, Clapton has been busy over the decades. […]

What Guitar And Gear Did Jimi Hendrix Play?

July 13, 2023

Jimi Hendrix was probably one of the best guitarists to ever live and, to this day, is likely one of the most famous guitarists out there. Are there more famous musicians out there? Probably. But Hendrix was and is probably the most famous for simply playing the guitar. Jimi did so much for the art […]