The physics of playing guitar – Oscar Fernando Perez

Hendrix, Cobain and Page. They can all shred, but how exactly do the iconic contraptions in their hands produce notes, rhythm, melody and music. When you pluck a guitar string, you create a vibration called a standing wave. Some points on the string, called nodes, don’t move at all, while other points, anti-nodes, oscillate back […]

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How to Create a Talk Box Effect for Electric Guitar | Talkbox | Music Production

[MUSIC] In this video, we’re going to make a talk box. A talk box is a really simple guitar effect that’s very cool. It actually uses your own mouth to filter a guitar. It’s usually a distorted guitar in a really complex way. So the general idea of it is you have a a pedal […]

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California Series Special Guitars with Aaron Lee Tasjan | Fender Acoustics | Fender

[MUSIC] Hey, friends, Aaron Lee Tasjan here with the California Special Acoustic Series from Fender. We’re going to take you through some of the features of these unique instruments and play them a little bit for you and see how they sound. Let’s check them out. [MUSIC] So the first guitar we’re going to take […]

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How to Tune an Acoustic Guitar for Beginners | Fender Play | Fender

(guitar strumming) – Let’s talk about tuning your acoustic guitar. Why do we need to tune? Well, it’s important because different things can affect your tuning like temperature changes, humidity changes, your tuners may have been knocked out of place, if you’re taking it in or out of a gig bag or case, and if […]

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