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Are Bass and Guitar Cabs the Same?
Bass, Guitars

Are Bass and Guitar Cabs the Same?

When you want to play something incredible with an electric instrument, you need amps and speakers to deliver results. Although any amp and speaker combination works, it often helps to invest in a speaker cabinet to create authentic sounds. You’ll find cabinets available for bass and electric guitars. Although they […]

Do Heavier Guitars Have More Sustain?
Guitars

Do Heavier Guitars Have More Sustain?

If you have ever picked up a Les Paul, you know what it is like to play a heavy guitar. My first model, when I could finally afford one, weighed 13 pounds. Other guitars have a similar look, but they might only weigh seven or eight pounds. How does the […]

Is It Possible to Sit Too Close to Your Sub?
Speakers

Is It Possible to Sit Too Close to Your Sub?

When you start talking about subwoofers, it’s not just the size that matters. How the speaker creates sound in your room ensures that you can enjoy the motion of its audio ocean. Although a subwoofer often looks to be nothing more than a big cabinet that delivers a massive driver, […]

How to Get More Sustain on an Acoustic Guitar
Guitars

How to Get More Sustain on an Acoustic Guitar

Acoustic guitars don’t have the same sustain qualities as their electric counterparts because of the instrument’s design. Whether you pick or use your fingers to strum, string thickness and the strength of the musician’s attack play a direct role in creating note length. When you don’t strike a note or […]

How Long Is Good Sustain on a Guitar?
Guitars

How Long Is Good Sustain on a Guitar?

Are you having trouble achieving a good sustain on a guitar? Do you need some ideas to help you fix that situation? This guide will take you through what it takes to improve guitar sustain. How Long Is Good Sustain on a Guitar? Every guitar provides a different sustain, which […]

Can You Put Things on Top of a Subwoofer?
Speakers

Can You Put Things on Top of a Subwoofer?

Subwoofers deliver the lower frequencies, typically between 20 to 200 Hz, that a surround sound or two-channel setup can’t produce alone. Those low frequencies come from various instruments, including the bass guitar and the kick drum. Using subs with a home theater system can bring out the film’s sound effects, […]

Do Amplifiers Lose Power Over Time?
Amps

Do Amplifiers Lose Power Over Time?

Amplifiers create sound because electricity runs through the equipment to power the speakers. That energy impacts the materials included in the unit’s design, generating wear and tear that eventually causes the amp to wear out. Some amplifiers need more attention than others to stay in good repair. Vacuum tubes often […]