GUITAR CRAFT ACADEMY BLOG

How to Store Your Guitar Case(s)

How to Store Your Guitar Case(s)

Guitar cases, especially those large, hard cases, can take up a significant amount of space. However, they are necessary to protect your precious guitar collection. In fact, if your collection grows past one or two guitars, storing them and their cases is something...

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Can You Play a Bass on a Guitar Amp?

Can You Play a Bass on a Guitar Amp?

When answering the question of whether you can use a guitar amp to play a bass guitar, the basic answer is yes. However, that isn’t to say it's advisable as it most certainly is not ideal. In general, standard guitar amps are not designed for the low frequencies of a...

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How to Choose Guitar Pickups

How to Choose Guitar Pickups

Pickups are essentially magnets wrapped in a coil of wire. The strength of the magnets and the number of turns in the coil determines how hot the pickups are. The hotter the pickups, the more they amplify the string's vibrations. Each type of pickup has its own sound,...

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Guitar Facts: Fender Telecaster (Video)

Guitar Facts: Fender Telecaster (Video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Al1VFjEkFaE&t=12s Introduced as the Broadcaster in 1950, the Telecaster got a new name the following year after a trademark dispute with Gretsch, a competing manufacturer. The Telecaster’s name was inspired by America’s hottest new...

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