For reasons of clarity: when I use the word “guitar” in these posts, it almost always refers to the bass guitar as well – and often even to any other member of this large, happy family of ukuleles, banjos, mandolins, lap steels etcetera. No discriminating here!

Due to lack of time, no new posts will be added. The existing ones remain here for your reference, though.

17 January 2016
Fret Rocker

How U2 Can Buy Guitars without Worrying – part II

  Dear readers, Apart from good health and good fortune, I wish all of you many wonderful musical moments in 2016. And from a more practical […]
18 December 2015

How U2 Can Buy Guitars without Worrying

That’s an easy one: they’re probably getting most of them for free to start with. And on top of that, they have plenty of money AND […]
15 November 2015
All tuned up and ready to go

10,000,000 Perfect Guitars (Or None at All)

Welcome to the very first edition of Understanding Guitars, the guitar blog that aims to help you separate fact from internet fiction! I’m glad you found […]