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Monday, April 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

You know, even the greatest players with out of this world levels of raw talent still required years of practice to hone their chops. If you’re like me, sometimes (more often than I’d like to admit) my time spent practicing could be way more productive. A while back I had a solo jazz gui... [More]

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Tuesday, April 13, 2010 | 2 Comments

While much of the reviews and articles on FrugalGuitarist.com have been based on the purchasing side of things, there are a bunch of great ways to save money by building your accessories from readily found materials around the house. 1. Flickr member Aud1073cH's Custom Denim strap made from old jean... [More]

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Tuesday, April 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

In my endless perusal of all things guitar on the internet, I stumbled upon a very cool site named fetishguitars.com.  The site is an online encyclopedia dedicated to European guitars focusing predominantly on the funky, futuristic guitars from Italy in the 1960's but also includes va... [More]

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Monday, January 25, 2010 | 0 Comments

So Winter NAMM has come and gone. Here's my Top 5 from what I've seen so far. Vox Valve Reactor AC series - Vox released these in Japan earier this year and I've been excited since I read the initial info on their Japanese corporate page.  These cobmine a (presumably) solid state preamp with t... [More]

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Tuesday, January 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

I'm always impressed at people who can cobble a guitar together from random parts purchased online. But these creations take things to a different level by recycling old game consoles into (presumably) playable guitars! SEGA Genesis Guitar Nintendo Guitar Family Computer (Japanese Nintendo) Guita... [More]

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Monday, January 18, 2010 | 1 Comments

When I started FrugalGuitarist.com, I must admit I thought it was going to be much, much easier than it has been. I mean build a site with niche content, build up some traffic and the advertising dollars would flow in. I mean, I at the bare minimum I figured that I would be able to easily offset my ... [More]

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Monday, January 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

I admit it, I love drooling over guitars. I bet you do to. Here's a few links to some excellent guitar porn for a rainy day... MyRareGuitars.com - This is the home page of Michael Robinson, founder of Eastwood Guitars. Included is a great collection of vintage, off brand, and odd ball guitars i... [More]