Guitarist A Beginner's Guide to Guitars and Learning to Play

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Welcome to


When starting your journey towards becoming a guitarist, there is suprisingly little information on the web about the very basics of where to start.

The web is bulging at the seams with guitar tab, advanced techniques, forums and all sorts, but not much about the real basics.

That's why was started.

We aim to cover the real basics of guitars and playing the guitar:

The different types of guitar
Guitar buying advice
Choosing a teacher
Online courses
Chords charts
Music theory

If you like this site keep coming back, because we hope to always be adding something new.

Have fun, and keep practicing!