Are you gigging constantly? or have you had just a couple of live presentations in front of friends or a small audience? This post is for you if you’re in either camp, whether you have played for thousands of people or for only 5. If you have played live you have experienced the anxiety before […]
Today we are going to have a look at practicing versus playing. You may be wondering what this means exactly. To simply define it; playing is when you are out on stage or in the studio by yourself or with a band. Practicing is when you are in a room by yourself or with your […]
One thing you need to learn is to tune your guitar. Years of using electronic tuners with lights live on stage means I’ve lost a bit of the natural ear skill – ’cause years ago we used to just get on with it and tune up. Anyway, if you’re a beginner use your ears , not the lights, it’ll do you good. Alcohol tends to impair your judgement as well if you’re a novice too.