Playing good and harmonious sounds with your electric guitar calls for practice, precision, technique, and most importantly, a properly tuned guitar regardless of your skill level.
Strings are one of the most commonly overlooked aspects of electric guitar tone especially for beginners, but there is no good reason why strings should be neglected. It’s incredibly important to know how to choose guitar strings because it’s one of the cheapest ways to change your sound and make your playing easier.
Finding your own, personal guitar tone is a life-long experience for most. Very few guitarists are ever completely satisfied with their sound, and even the ones who are satisfied still tweak their tones for different situations. There seems to be an insatiable desire among guitarists to find that perfect tone which defines who they are.
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