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3 Simple Tips To Prepare For A Skype Guitar Lesson

Playing the guitar is a fantastic skill and one that many people of all ages aim to master. Whether you're looking to build on basic skills or start completely from scratch you may have already considered the importance of a skilled teacher. It's not always easy to...

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Bill Kelliher at PMT Birmingham 4th December

Feeling super spoiled by all the guitar clinics happening across stores in birmingham this year! Looks like PMT Brum are set to send us out with a bang! Checkout the press release for Bill Kelliher below,  and see you there! Metal Hammer Golden Gods award-winner for...

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Guitar Barre Chords – The Myth About ‘Finger Strength’

This is a repost of an answer I left to a question on Quora that's close to my heart: How do you gain finger strength to use barre chords on the guitar? Original post here. I've decided to expand on my answer and provide some illustration - I hope it's helpful to you....

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Featured Guitarist: Cameron Brown

Discovering Cameron I stumbled across Cameron's Instagram account while stalking fellow Strandberg players.  What caught my eye initially was the caption in his video discussing string choice. Then I watched the video.  I was blown away. The web, and Instagram in...

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Luca Stricagnoli At The Hair and Hounds Birmingham

I had the absolute privilege of watching and meeting Luca Stricagnoli at the Hair and Hounds in Birmingham on October the 17th. I was way to busy at the time to post any video, but I've finally found some time - check it out below. Luca is a new breed of 'finger...

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Blind Birmingham Woman’s Liam Gallagher Guitar Stolen

I just came across this news on the BBC website. Completely heart breaking for anyone (musician or not!), and utterly disgusting on so many levels. If anyone know anything about this, or is offered the instrument for sale - please get in touch with the...

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