How to Tune a Guitar from Standard Tuning to Drop D Tuning

Today I’ll be explaining exactly how to tune a guitar from standard tuning into drop D tuning. I’ll be trying my best to explain it in a matter that someone who doesn’t know guitar lingo can understand it.

Drop D tuning is one of the easiest alternative tunings you can use. All you are doing is changing the thickest string (Low E). Looking down when you’re holding the guitar, it’ll be the top one, although in guitar lingo it’d be called the bottom string (we can also refer to it as the 6th string)...

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Tips for Learning the Guitar on Your Own

So you want to play the guitar? Whether you want to be a rock god like Dave Navarro or just want to be a decent player to whip up a song during family reunions, learning to play the guitars is an admirable skill to have. But remember that no guitar player, great or not, was born knowing how to play. They too, started somewhere. And so can you.

Where to find your teacher

You can pay someone to teach you personally or you can learn on your own. Simply buy an instructional book or video and learn from them...

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How to Care for an Acoustic Guitar

Guitars are amazing instruments. People who take the time to learn how to play one, are rewarded with an exciting experience. Acoustic guitars’ wood is treated at the end of production. If you do not take proper steps to care for the guitar, the wood may become deformed, warped, or cracked. Here are some tips on how to care for acoustic guitars.

Use a dehumidifier.

The moisture in the air can soak into the wood and damage it. If you keep your guitar in a room with a running dehumidifier, that will keep the wood dry...

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