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Six types of Tonewood and The Sounds They Create

July 27th, 2013 | Posted by Alaska Woods

The body of a guitar is one of the largest factors in its sound quality and lifespan. The neck and the type of wood used in the creation are also extremely crucial. If you’re trying to select a tonewood, consider the effect it will have on the sound, versus your play style. For example, if Read More…

Handcrafted Acoustic Guitars Vs. Electric Guitars and Electronics

July 15th, 2013 | Posted by Alaska Woods

 Guitar Playing Unplugged     The music emanated from a guitar is all-encompassing and permits you to forget everything else and feel the beat. Typically speaking, most guitarists favor the electric guitar for the power of change and for being able to create ear-shattering chords.   Nevertheless, if you’ve never heard any other form of Read More…

The Benefits of Summer Music Programs & Guitar Building Classes

July 10th, 2013 | Posted by Alaska Woods

  When asked what they want to be when they “grow up,” many children reply, “rockstar!” or “musician!” This far-fetched dream is slowly becoming more of a reality for children by participating in summer programs offered by middle and high schools across the United States.   This particular summer program, the Fabrication Laboratory summer camp, Read More…