Art Cool Switch

Art Cool Switch

Review:

I happened upon this switch while trying to find something to switch from one EQ setting to another. I have a stereo EQ, but I use it for my guitar rather than vocal. When I wanted to switch them, it was a pain in the Hoo-Haa. So I wanted to find a switch that didn’t break the bank.

When I came upon the Art Cool Switch, the thing that really caught my eye was the fact that it also allows a Y-connection as well as the ability to reverse the direction. What I mean is I can hook two guitars into one amp or two amps into one guitar. I thought that it would perhaps have other applications, and I was right!

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Key Signatures

Key Signatures

 

Key Signatures are defined by the accidentals that naturally occur in the Major Scale. When writing sheet music, it would become very cluttered to write a Flat or Sharp in front of every note that needed it, so a standard was set to write them at the beginning of every line or anyplace where the Key Signature changes. Below is a list of Key Signatures.

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Why Reading Music is So Important

Why Reading Music is So Important?

Why Reading Music is So Important?

Author: Teresa Rose

Reading music is an important part of being a good musician, yet many musicians still do not know how. Most people who can read music learned to do so through music lessons. Not everyone is able to take music lessons and this is not always a guarantee that you will learn how to read music well. There are a lot of music teachers out there that teach mostly by rote where students still do not have to know how to read music.

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Refurbished and Factory Second Guitars

Refurbished and Factory Second Guitars: The Secret to Huge Savings!

Refurbished and Factory Second Guitars: The Secret to Huge Savings!

Author: Chris Scott

We hear the terminology “refurbished”, “refurb”, “factory seconds”, “B-Stock”, “blem” and other similar terms when shopping for products, but depending upon the industry and/or the company selling the merchandise, these terms can often mean many various things. This is particularly trying inside the online marketplace when you cannot hold the merchandise and test it out before you purchase it. Most often seeing these words beside items on the market correlates to a reduced price tag on the item, but exactly what you getting if you purchase a refurbished or factory second item?

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How to Play Pinch Harmonics

How to Play Pinch Harmonics

How to Play Pinch Harmonics

In this article I’ll explain how to make your guitar squeal with Pinch Harmonics.

A lot of guitarists have trouble learning how to do these, but it’s really a simple technique.

I’m going to touch on all types of harmonics in an effort to explain how Pinch Harmonics work when your playing the guitar.

If your like me you like to add a little expression when playing your guitar, by adding some harmonics and pinch harmonics.

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