Category Archives: Misc

Guitar Center Memorial Day Coupon Code

Guitar Center has some great deals going for Memorial Day Check out the links- Memorial Day Weekend Savings Event: Save 15% on Qualifying Non-Sale Single Item $199+ with valid coupon code. Valid 5/21 – 5/25/15. Dont have the coupon code?  Click the link above to have it sent to you. Guitar Center also has a…

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Help Little Kids Rock

Do you remember that excitement you felt as a kid when you heard a song on the radio for the first time and it made your mouth drop open? You know what I’m talking about — that amazing rush of energy with your hands clapping, singing your head off and not caring how you sound,…

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A Blues Legend Has Passed

  We, at Six String Madness, wanted to take a moment to honor the Blues guitar legend and music icon, BB King in his passing yesterday.  He was 89. BB King has touched the musical souls of so many people throughout his career and inspired countless guitar players.  His music will continue to live on…

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Guns n Roses Stole The Idea For THIS Mega Hit Song

  According to the Australian band Australian Crawl, they claim that Guns n Roses stole the music from their song Unpublished Critics and plagiarized it to create the mega hit song Sweet Child O Mine. Unpublished Critics was written 6 years prior and the frontman of the Aussie band, James Reyne, spoke out to the…

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Guitar Center Coupon Code

Guitar Center has some good deals going for the month of May, including a coupon code where you can save 8% off a single item $89 or more.  If you’re shopping for some new guitar gear, check out the links below-   8% off single item $89 or more with code: GC0889. Only valid on…

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The History of Marshall Amps

  Reverb.com recently did a great article on the history of one of the most iconic amp companies of all time- Marshall. Part 1 of the article walks through the beginnings of the company with the JTM 45, going through the Bluesbreaker, the first 50 and 100 watt amps through the legendary Plexi. This is…

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Improve Your Guitar Tone Without Spending A Dime

If you’re like most guitar players, you are in a perpetual cycle of chasing the perfect tone.  You spend thousand of dollars on amps, guitars, pedals and thousand of hours reading about all of it.  But somehow the “perfect tone” eludes you. Here are a few things to try that may help you get closer…

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Have You Held Your Guitar Today

Griff Hamlin of Blues Guitar Unleashed wrote an awesome article that I thought would be great motivation for the readers of Six String Madness so I wanted to share it with you- I heard this guy on TV the other day and they were talking about eating healthy, dieting, etc., and he said very simply,…

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Check Out The New Six String Madness Facebook Page

Six String Madness Facebook Page Just Launched!   We love to hear from our readers.  The problem is that we got so much spam when we allowed comments to be open on all of the great posts here at Six String Madness.  Sadly we had to close the comments option. Never giving up on our…

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Blacksmith Strings Review

  We recently had the opportunity to test drive some guitar strings from a brand that was new to us- Blacksmith We, at Six String Studios, are always trying out and testing different guitar gear and products and strings are no exception so we were excited to find a brand we havent tried yet.  Blacksmith…

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