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The Ultimate Bigsby Guide

The Ultimate Bigsby Guide

The Ultimate Bigsby Guide The Bigsby Vibrato created by Paul Bigsby has been a staple for many players for many years. When the guitar is set up correctly it will stay in tune and give you that lovely warble of vibrato. We love them here and we install quite a few of them. We have a series of videos on our YouTube channel about setting them up and making them work right. One question we get is, What one should I get, and why are there so many? The other question is, Is a "licensed" Bigsby any good? What is...

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Why DylanTalksTone.com Exsists

Why DylanTalksTone.com Exsists

Dear Everyone I have been giving a lot of thought to why I do what I do here at dylantalkstone.com What sets me apart from all the other people that do what I do. I have narrowed it down to a couple of things.   I want to inspire people to create and share Art is an expression, not a competition. there is no right or wrong. When someone creates something, it is their attempt to convert a feeling, thought or an expression, into something that another person can appreciate with their physical senses. It does not matter if the...

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The Super Squier Strat

The Super Squier Strat

The Super Squier Strat This has been a really fun build. For those of you just joining us, we have taken a $200.00 Squier Strat and built it into a guitar that anyone could be proud of.    Why Mod a $200.00 Squier There are a couple of reasons why we feel it is important to spend some time looking at mods for less expensive guitars. The first reason is, most of us play less expensive guitars. Some people "peghead surf" and overlook less expensive guitars and write them off as useless, but we think that with a few mods, these...

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What Is The Best Beginner Guitar Amp?

Amps Beginner Guitar Playing

What Is The Best Beginner Guitar Amp?

With all the options available, we chose the Boss Katana Mini for our series on beginner guitar rigs. There are a few reasons this one made the cut. 

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How To Choose an Electric Guitar For a Beginner

Beginner Guitar Playing

How To Choose an Electric Guitar For a Beginner

How To Choose an Electric Guitar For a Beginner When I was 6 years old my Dad gave me my first acoustic guitar. It was a kid-size Stella. It hurt my fingers, and it didn't sound that great. A few months later I quit playing. I really wanted to be a drummer. A few years went by, and my dad encouraged me to try again. He gave me an import version of the legendary Fender Stratocaster. I was SOLD. 35 years later and I am still playing guitar. I still own that Stratocaster and I will never part with it. Two...

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