Can Guitar Amps Be Used for Keyboards? (+ 3 Helpful Tips)

Perhaps you are a guitar player looking to learn the keyboard. And you’re wondering if you can use your existing guitar amp for the keyboard. Or maybe you are a keyboard player playing at a venue that only has a guitar amp available instead of a keyboard amp. Whatever the reason, can you use a guitar amp for a keyboard? You can use a guitar amp for a keyboard. … Read more

Are Capos Bad for Guitars? (Explained + 3 Helpful Tips)

Many guitarists are against using capos, although it can be a great tool for several reasons.  Certainly, there are many proficient guitar players available today who don’t find the need to use a capo. But there are others who don’t use the capos because they think it will damage their guitars. But how true is this? Are capos bad for guitars, or is it just a misconception? In short, … Read more

Are EQ Pedals Worth It? Here’s The Truth

EQ pedals are looked down upon by many guitar and bass players, especially newbies. Many people still don’t know the different capabilities of an EQ pedal and also can’t decide whether to spend their money on an EQ pedal for their guitar or bass rig.  So after a few hours of research, here is everything you need to know about EQ pedals and if they are worth the money. … Read more

Are Guitars any Cheaper in Mexico? Here Are The Facts!

Mexico is, undoubtedly, one of the few countries in the world that produces a lot of guitars per year. It is the country where the giant guitar brand, Fender, makes all of their Taylor guitar series and other well-known series. Martin Guitar is also another brand that produces most of its guitars in Mexico. Since many guitars are produced in Mexico, does that make guitars any cheaper in Mexico? … Read more

Are Guitar Amps Dual Voltage? Here are the Facts!

As an avid contributor on many music forums, one question that many travelling and touring guitar players ask is: Will a guitar amp work with any with any power supply it is plugged into? Are guitar amps dual voltage? As a curious writer, I took the time to research this topic, and here is what I found. Not all guitar amps are dual voltage. Many guitar amps work with … Read more

Are Guitar Amps Stereo or Mono? +5 Helpful Tips

If you’ve always wondered whether guitar amps are mono or stereo, then you are not alone. Honestly, I’m surprised by the number of times I’ve seen this question asked in forums and Facebook groups, so I decided to answer it once and for all on this blog. Are guitar amps stereo or mono? Most guitar amps available are mono, with a mono input port. That’s because guitars output a … Read more