Guitar Buying Guide

Although you may be asking yourself 'what guitar should I buy?' you probably know whether you want an acoustic, electric, or bass. So you can make an informed decision, you'll find an easy-to-read, straightforward and relevant guitar buying guide for each type below. We have also included an extra guide about the different types of acoustic guitars, for those who want more even more information.

Acoustic Guitar Buying Guide

For a beginner, picking an acoustic guitar can be difficult, as there are a staggering numbers of brands and models available, in different shapes, materials and sizes. In our beginners guide to buying an acoustic guitar, we explain the two main types of acoustic guitar, and what each offers the player.

Electric Guitar Buying Guide

As a beginners instrument, the electric guitar is fairly easy to pick up, very rewarding, and in recent years, very affordable, too. The options available can be bewildering though. The essential gear required can be a mystery in itself. Our beginners guide to buying an electric guitar is here to help.

Bass Guitar Buying Guide

As with its six-stringed brother, the bass has become more affordable in recent years, making it easier to start playing. Though the options available can leave you feeling a little lost about which to buy, our beginner's guide to bass guitar is here to help you decide.

Different Guitar Types

For those looking to increase their knowledge on the various types of acoustic guitar available, our mini-guide will give you a handy overview by touching on: shapes, sizes, musical styles, and their applications. Simply click on the link below to find out more.