Category Archives for "Gear"

DIY music stand
Oct 11

How to Make a DIY Music Stand: A 7-Step Guide

By Monica | Gear

Music can become an expensive hobby or pursuit. The instruments alone can cost hefty, especially if you are going to choose those high-end units. Other than that, there are still accessories that you have to invest in. For example, a pianist does not only need a grand piano or a digital keyboard. At some point, he/ she will have to get a music stand. For composers and music arrangers, such amenity is necessary.

Fortunately, if you are crafty enough, you can make your own music stand. Your garage or basement might have some spare parts that you can use for a DIY music stand construction. If there are not, then you can just purchase the necessary tools and components.

I will show you a step-by-step guide on how to do this. Just pay attention so that you can’t miss any important details. Let's start now!

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diy guitar canibet
Apr 25

How To Create DIY Guitar Cabinet: A Beginners Guide

By Monica | Gear , Guitar Care

Guitar speakers vary in type and sizes. That's the basic fact. Therefore, it would be difficult to find a compatible cabinet that could house a particular speaker. If you couldn't find the right speaker housing in the market, then why not you create a DIY guitar cabinet?

Fortunately, you don't have to pay attention to the acoustic design of the box. After all, a guitar speaker doesn't rely too much on the cabinet for the acoustics, compared to PA and hi-fi systems. However, it doesn't mean that your construction will be flimsy.

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guitar pickups guide
Mar 27

The Best and Most Trustworthy Guitar Pickups Guide

By Monica | Gear , News

Any guitar aficionado knows that there are two things that power the instrument. Specifically, they are the amp and the pickup. Of course, the former is known to many. However, the latter is not. In short, pickups are somehow enigmatic, especially to beginners. Therefore, you can find this guitar pickups guide useful.

In this article, we will show you the ins and outs of guitar pickups. Moreover, we will also guide you which type of pickup can work best for you. So what are you waiting for? Read on!

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types of guitar pedal
Mar 18

The Best Types Of Guitar Pedal That You Need

By Monica | Gear

There are different types of guitar pedals that a guitarist can access today. Fortunately, there is no such thing as "off limits" when it comes to this accessory. Whether you are a professional or amateur, you have all the right to get these impressive stompboxes. The only possible limit that you can encounter is your budget, as each of these pedals comes at different prices.

A guitar pedal can alter the sound of your instrument. They can either add sublime effects or bone-crushing sounds to your guitar. Regardless of your preference and playstyle, guitar pedals are really essential to enhance the quality of your sound.

In this article, we will be going to list down all types of guitar pedals that exist in the realm of music today. Each of them has set of functions to play. But it is undeniable that a point in your career, you might be needing all of them. For beginners, this list is essential. You might confuse one pedal to another, and that is not a good thing.

Although we won't thoroughly discuss the details per each effects pedal, we still highlight their primary functions. So what are you waiting for? Read on!

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