Guitar Notes from Brian Baggett

Go behind the scenes to see some of today's most extraordinary acoustic and electric guitars being designed and crafted. Learn what makes an exceptional instrument and discover the history and technology behind the most revered vintage guitars. Join Private Reserve Guitar video presenter Brian Baggett on his explorations of the custom shops operated by Gibson, Fender, Martin, Paul Reed Smith and many more. Learn about tone woods, tunings, scale lengths, and much more—all curated by Brian—a remarkable guitarist in his own right.

Hardshell Case or Gig Bag?

Guitar Hardshell Case or Gig Bag - How to Choose

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Need help choosing between a hardshell case or a gig bag for your guitar? They both have their pluses & minuses—here’s what to consider when choosing.

Guitar Notes with Brian Baggett

When It’s Love: 7 Things To Look For To Find The Perfect Electric Guitar

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What to look for in your dream guitar and how to tell when you’ve found the real thing

Build Your Rhythm IQ with the Metronome

Build Your Rhythm IQ with the Metronome

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Brian offers two exercises that’ll make you a tighter and more swinging player.

All About F-Hole Guitars

All About F-Hole Guitars

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The woods and designs that shaped some of our most prized guitars and the terms we use to describe them.

Three Essential Tips for Great Recorded Guitar Sound

Three Essential Tips for Great Recorded Guitar Sound

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Learn what it takes to capture everything you, your guitar and your amp are putting out. It’s not as tough or mysterious as you think.

Guitar Notes with Brian Baggett

Digging into Delay Effects for Guitar

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Exploring the different types of delays, parameters and uses of this popular guitar effect.

Set Necks Versus Bolt-on Guitar Necks

Set Necks Versus Bolt-on Guitar Necks

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How the neck joins the body of a guitar has a major impact on its sound.

Taking the Mystery Out of Guitar Setup

Taking the Mystery Out of Guitar Setup

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How to restring your guitar and adjust its truss rod, action and intonation like a pro.

22-Fret Versus 24-Fret Electric Guitars

The Straight Skinny on 22- Versus 24-Fret Electric Guitars

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Clue: it’s not just about scale length…

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