These guitar tweaks offer big payoffs in expanding your musical palette.
Welcome to The HUB's Tech Tip center where you'll find musician-friendly advice about how to get the best out of your instruments, amps, and recording gear. If you don't know the difference between a balanced and unbalanced input or want to learn how to install premium Gibson pickups in your Epiphone guitar, you've arrived at the right place. In coming weeks we'll be posting expert advice on setting up your guitar for optimal playability, the ins and outs of using a mixer, effects pedal signal chains, getting single coil tone without the hum, and a whole lot more.
Setting up your daisy chain in the right order can have a huge impact on guitar FX performance.
Momentary power spikes can destroy expensive pro audio gear in an instant. Learn how to protect it.
How to tame unwanted overtones and tune your kick drum to match the music and the rest of your kit.
More about hearing and hand protection, joint trouble, and the impact of upper body strength on musicians who strap on their instruments.
Tips to help you capture great-sounding guitar tracks on your recordings.
Mishaps and analog tech tweaks produced many of the classic tones today’s guitarists emulate.
Your guide through the electric guitar jargon jungle.
Observe these rules in the studio and you’ll probably emerge with a better- sounding record.
You only get one body in this life. Learn how to tone and preserve it for a long and healthy lifetime of playing.