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Choosing Your First Recording Software

DAW may seem like a silly word, and it is. Go ahead, say it. DAW. Silly, right? It’s ...

5 Apps Every Beginner Musician Should Be Using

One great thing about being a beginner musician in the 21st Century is the plethora of amazing apps ...

How to Restring Your Guitar In 6 Easy Steps

If you are like I was when I started playing guitar, restringing your instrument seems completely overwhelming, and ...

How to Properly Tune a Guitar, Uke, and Bass

Every single time you pick up your instrument, the very first thing you should do is check your ...

Best Guitars for Beginners

Depending on where your interests lie when beginning to learn the guitar or bass, there are a few ...

What is a Metronome?

Depending on your skill level, a metronome is either your best friend or your worst nightmare. Metronomes are ...

The Capo Explained

The capo can be a confusing accessory to many beginner guitarists. Let’s take a look at what they ...

Holiday Gear Part 4: Traveling

Traveling with your instrument is a hassle, but some of us can’t part with our guitars for more ...

Holiday Gear Part 3: Getting the Gear

Now that we’ve looked at why quality matters, we can check out a few different options for getting ...

Holiday Gear Part 2: Quality Matters

Beginning to learn a new instrument takes time, patience, determination and, oh yeah, money. Quality music lessons aren’t ...

Holiday Gear Part 1: Apps

Tablets, smartphones and computers have completely changed how music is taught and learned. At Bold, we are constantly ...

Maintaining Your Guitar Part 2: Everyday Tips

Taking your instrument to get set up at least once a year is a great first step in ...

Maintaining Your Guitar Part 1: Where to Get Repairs in Charlotte

Guitars are surprisingly delicate instruments. Sure, many of us, including myself, can’t help but picture Pete Townshend and ...