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What Happened to LMFAO? The Iconic Duo Behind “Party Rock Anthem”

Playlists were on fire whenever hit singles from LMFAO would blast from party speakers. People in the party scene have listened to at least one song from them because no house party or event is complete without songs like “Party...

Jazz Music: Playing a Key Role Against Racism

Music admittedly plays an integral part in our lives. In every melody are feelings of the musician. In every line are the stories that unfold. In jazz music, the tune reflects racial and social segregation suffered by Black culture.   Jazz...

10 Most Notable Autoharp Players

Who are the most notable autoharp players in the world? But before diving into this topic, let’s have a bit of fresher about the autoharp. Is it an actual harp? No, it isn’t.  This musical instrument doesn’t belong to...

Gibson SG Special vs Standard – Differences, and Which is Better?

Rock n’ roll legends consider the Gibson SG Standard a tone monster and one of the best electric guitars ever to grace the music-loving world. Gibson designed the SG Standard as a more affordable alternative to the legendary Gibson...

Acoustic Guitar vs Bass Guitar – Which is Better for Beginners?

Playing any instrument takes sacrifice and practice. Although bass is easier to begin with, it’s difficult to master. Bass needs you to play easy patterns first, but with guitar, you need to memorize chords. However, if you want to...

The 10 Best Acoustic Guitar Brands

Almost all guitarists I know started with an acoustic guitar because it is more straightforward and comfortable to play with, not to mention more affordable. Acoustic guitars produce clean, bright, and natural sounds, suitable for folk, classical, country, pop, and...

What Happened to Firefly Guitars? Are They Gone Forever?

If you are here, you might have already heard about the quality of a Firefly guitar and would want to get your hands on one but to no avail because you cannot find a Firefly guitar anywhere. Firefly Guitars have...

10 Most Popular Mexican Singers

Mexico has a very vibrant music scene; blending its pre-Hispanic past with its rich Spanish culture, it’s no wonder the country has such a huge array of genres. It is hardly surprising that Mexico produced a lot of legendary singers.  Narrowing...

10 Famous Guitarists Who Died Young

The life of the rich and influential is something only a tiny fraction of humans will know for much of their life.  But the feeling of isolation, sadness, stress, pressure, even turning to unhealthy coping mechanisms to escape problems and...

10 Best Guitar Players of All Time

The best guitar players of all time continue to command respect from the music-loving world and inspire newbie artists to follow in their footsteps. While other legends may spring forth in the future, contemporary audiophiles have these exceptionally gifted guitarists...

Punk Rock Guitar Gig on a Budget

While punk rock is already fairly minimalist, let’s take a stab at building a high quality punk rock rig capable of being used live, all for under $500. While punk isn’t the most diverse musical style on the planet,...

10 Most Popular Italian Opera Singers

Operas mesmerize the audience since the earliest composition “Dafne” by Jacopo Peri, whose libretto was composed by Ottavio Rinuccini in 1598; it’s a work that could be considered an opera. An opera, which means opera in musica, or work in...

10 Best Fingerstyle Guitarists of All Time

It is not easy identifying who deserves the accolade of the best fingerstyle guitarist because there are many. Your next-door neighbor might even have a trick up his sleeve that mainstream musicians have never heard before. To be considered the best,...

The Best DAW Softwares for Recording in 2022 (reviews)

Eye-catching and award-winning tracks and mixes wouldn’t be as great as they are without a DAW software. DAW software is used to make music editors and producers (among others) a lot better. With the best one installed on your computer, you’d...

Sweetwater Vs Guitar Center – Which is the Better Music Store?

Editor's Note: Guitar Junky is an affiliate for Sweetwater.com. However, this does not, in any way or form, affect this detailed comparison review. As the two largest online music instrument retailers in the world, Sweetwater and Guitar Center are often compared. But...

10 Heavy Metal Christmas Songs

You know it's the holidays when malls and shopping centers start blasting out the Wham!, then Mariah Carey, and most recently, every Justin Bieber or Ariana Grande cover of every Christmas song. Not everybody is into that.  When you're bombarded with...

10 Best YouTube Channels for Free Guitar Lessons

It is so much easier to learn how to play the guitar today than a few decades ago, not to mention more practical. Thanks to YouTube and other online resources, learning to play the guitar is now as effortless as...

10 Best Metal Bands With Female Singers

Metal bands bring a different kind of flavor to the music industry. Their music is intense and distinctively theirs.  But in today’s post, we’re featuring not just metal bands but those that added a feminine touch to their groups with their...

How To Record MIDI in FL Studio

FL Studio has changed the music landscape for many rappers, beat makers, and producers. The digital audio workstation continues to attract music makers every day because of how simple and intuitive it is to create songs off MIDI (musical instrument...

25 Financial Grants for Texas Artists Affected by Covid-19

Most artists make a living performing in front of a live audience. They perform at bars, pubs, discos, and other party places and entertainment venues, bringing fun and a memorable experience to their audience. Unfortunately, the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic...

Top 10 Nirvana Songs

With 18 successful albums under their belt, three of which are studio and five live, there is no doubt that Nirvana is one of the most popular and successful rock bands ever. It took two years for the band to...

Are Guitars Tuned When You Buy Them?

Quick Answer: Not all guitars are tuned when you buy them. In fact, most guitars don’t have proper tuning when they arrived. This is because it’s necessary to detune the strings when shipping the guitar. Yet, it’s very easy...

What is the Best Guitar Size for Beginners?

The best guitar size for beginners is the one you are comfortable playing with. A kid shouldn’t get a big guitar, but rather a mini guitar or guitarlele. A child that's 8-12 years old needs a ¾-sized guitar, while...

10 Rock Bands That Start With D

Names of rock bands that start with certain letters can provide hints of character, so most of us divert huge amounts of time and attention in picking names if we were to form a band, of course. In every rock...

Tube Amps vs Solid State: Differences, & Which is Better?

Tube amps vs solid state? What are their differences? If you’re on the market trying to pick a guitar amp, you might be feeling confused because you’re unfamiliar with what factors to consider in the selection process. For a bit of...

Fender Mexican vs American Stratocaster – Which is Better?

Fender has been one of the biggest names in the music industry that produces high-end guitars with top notch quality. They provide musicians with a supersonic experience, making them want to play the instrument more each day. In this comparison, we'll...
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