The things to look for in choosing an electric guitar that matches your music, budget and skill level.
Music Instrument Buying Guides
Overwhelmed by the mindboggling array of music gear out there today? Dazed by all the specs, features, and technobabble? Can’t figure out if you want a guitar with active or passive pickups? Stymied over the best way to get started recording or playing live? Can’t decide what recording equipment is right for your home studio? Uncertain what guitar amp is the right fit for your music and budget? You’ve arrived at the place to get the answers you need. We’ll help you choose the music gear and instruments that makes sense for your style and budget with straightforward information you can count on.
How to choose the right audio recording equipment to match your skills, music, and budget.
How to choose the right power amplifier to match your speakers, PA system and the venues where you’ll be playing.
Need help choosing an audio mixer? Whether you need a mixer for a home studio, jam room, small gigs, House of Worship or a larger venue, Musician's Friend is here to help.
How to choose the right audio preamp to match your music, microphones, instruments and budget.
How to choose the right acoustic guitar amp to match your budget and the venues you play.
How to choose the right stage monitor speakers or in-ear monitors to match your budget, music and shows
How to Choose a Wireless Microphone, Monitoring, or Instrument System
The basics: From bedroom to stage to studio—the types of mics and miking techniques that’ll help your audio creations shine.
How to choose the right audio monitor speakers to match your music, budget and recording space.