Acoustic Guitar

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Professor Says: Body Percussion

Professor Vicki Genfan, our resident master and innovator of the acoustic “slap-tap” technique, demonstrates 3 different ways to embellish the Sam Smith son...

7 Awesomely Unique Acoustic Guitar Covers

The acoustic guitar is an awesomely unique instrument. There aren't many other non-electric, music-producing tools out there that are as versatile or as functio...

Thumb Fun

If you're an acoustic player, Chet Atkins is one of the godheads. In this beefy 10-part audio guitar lesson, get into the legend's style of using the thumb to k...

7 Killer Guitar Gizmos You MUST Have

I’ve met some purists who claim the only gear they need is their guitar and amplifier. I don’t trust those people. Gear isn’t about what you need, gear is about...

Playing Old Guitar Strings

by Charlie Doom Spend thirty seconds playing a guitar strung with old, corroded strings and you’ll never want to strum on old strings again — unless you’re s...

7 Amazing & Unique Guitar Videos from 2009

There were many awesome guitar performances over the past year, and as the Internet continues to expand and video recording becomes more popular, we have access...

Fireside Chat: John Wlaysewski

Our latest Fireside Chat is with a Zeppelin-loving, Fender-playing guitarist who is unafraid to go to 11 and shred on solos. His name? John Wlaysewski. He is th...

Fireside Chat: Vicki Genfan

Every now and then an artist comes along whose music reaches out and touches the soul of all who hear them. Virtuoso guitarist, singer and composer Vicki Genfan...