Guitars are like potato chips. You can’t have only just one. But you also need the accessories to play well and keep your gear in tip-top shape. It doesn’t matter if you’ve just picked up a new Strat or you’re an experienced player. They can up your game in so many ways.
Many things are must-haves to ramp up your performance and build your playing skills. Considering that the average cost for an electric
1. Korg TM60BK Tuner and Metronome Combo
The Korg TM60BK Tuner and Metronome Combo tops our list because you can’t play well unless you’re in tune. We love the versatility of it. The tuner function is fantastic and responds quickly. The metrodome bit is an excellent way to teach you rhythm. It may seem like an old-school practice, but it’s a necessary one, especially if you play in a band. It’ll help you develop your musician’s ear to play better.
2. GIGmate Tool Kit
3. ChromaCast Folding A-Frame Stand
The ChromaCast Folding A-Frame Stand is just what you need to keep your
4. D’Addario Auto Lock
We all know about calluses. You don’t have to play long before your fingers are screaming. The same thing applies to your arms. A
5. Fender Professional 10′ Instrument Cable
When you want the best, you go to the pros. Nothing says it better than Fender. Having cables expands your reach to connect to your amp. If you want to expand your range of effects, you must have extras on hand. These cables come in a range of sizes to make sure you have the one you need, whether you’re hooking up to your speaker or a mic.
6. BOSS RC-1 Loop Station & Distortion
The BOSS RC-1 Loop Station & Distortion
7. VOX Classic Rock
Guitar Headphone Amplifier
The VOX Classic Rock is an excellent comprise if you want to jam without someone calling the cops on you. Just hook up a pair of headphones or earbuds to rock on in the free world. Of course, VOX is a leader in the industry. It only makes sense to segue your solo game to this manufacturer. Your roommates and neighbors will thank you.
8. D’Addario Humidipak Automatic Humidity Control System
If you have an acoustic
9. Rocksmith 2014 Edition Remastered
It won’t take long for you on the
10. Yamaha Hard Case Dreadnought Acoustic
The Yamaha Hard Case Dreadnought Acoustic
Bonus: The Gator Cases Deluxe Electric
Popping for some
Accessories fall into two camps. Some expand your range as a musician. Others protect your instrument against the elements. Either way, they are necessary. Advances in technology have expanded their versatility to your benefit.