How To Play Guitar For Beginners, Pt. 5 – The KEYS Of Your Success!

Guitar Frets & Keys HORIZONTAL

Have you ever gone to a foreign country?? If so, did you try to speak their language?? If so, then you know how exhilarating it can be to have a firm grasp on the basics and know how to communicate without fumbling over your words. Before I moved to Germany years back, I study German …

The 7 Best Electric Guitars Under $200 for 2019!

GUITAR 200 CARTOONED EXCERPT

Ever teach music?? I have for over three decades now, and every once in a while the inevitable gear questions come up from a pupil. Like this week’s… : “Hey, Teaj, I’m going to buy my first electric guitar. Which one should I get??” And he thought he was going to get a simple answer. …

What Is A Partscaster? – An Axe That’s Truly… YOU!!

Table Tele CARTOONED

I love the Internet, don’t you?! Not only can you find INSTANTLY information on whatever your muse is wooing you towards, you can truly, if you want, get educated on a myriad of interests, no matter how offbeat or eccentric. Take today’s post, for example: “What is a Partscaster??” is a question I had never …

What Is The Best Acoustic Guitar For Beginners?? – Ya Gotta Start Somewhere!

Guitar girl taking in the sky CARTOONED

  My very first car was not a Porsche. Not even close! It was an Oldsmobile “Delta 88”: Light brown, except for the lower side panels, where they’d scraped off a ton of rust, spread it with epoxy and painted it black!!  lol But I didn’t care, ‘cuz sometimes, you’ve just gotta go with something a …

My Ibanez Acoustic Guitar – The Lure Of Exotic Wood!

Ibanez acoustic Infinity Inlay CARTOONED

“Afzelia Xylay.”   “Chakte Viga.”   “Cocobolo.”   “TZALAM!”   Am I shouting to you a Bat’leth challenge in Klingon??!   I am not. (I shamedly say I have not yet earned the right to carry that curved blade of honor through ritual, adjudicated combat in the Klingon Training Academy. Plus… I’m past the Age …

The Wishbass – Boomin’ In A Pseudopod Embrace!

Roxie the Mantis likes Wishbass! CARTOONED

You’ve probably never heard any musician utter this sentence in your life, so prepare for a moment to remember…   You ready??   My Wishbass looks like an amoeba.   See. Told ya. 😉   As you can see by the pic on the left, my particular Wishbass is quite… well, different is one way …