Category Archives: Guitar Strings and Gauges

Save Money on Guitar Gear: Buy Strings in Bulk

Here's a tip for you frugal guitarists out there; buy your strings in bulk. Many online retailers feature 12 packs of strings of a single size. Buy six different sizes for a full dozen sets, and double up on the strings that tend break often, such as the high E. That way, you won't have to open up a Read more [...]

What Guitar Strings Do They Use? Mike McCready, Stone Gossard and Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam

Naturally, musician's find their sound through the gear in their rig such their amps, their effects pedals and their guitars. Still, did you ever wonder what today's top musician's use as guitar strings? Do they purchase top of the line strings? Do they use a heavy gauge or a light gauge? When it Read more [...]