Two questions we frequently get are: "Why do strings wear out?" and "When should I change my strings?" In this article, we provide answers to these questions. Click to learn all about why, when, and how to change guitar strings.
To solve the problems of varying string tension, D'Addario's team of engineers turned a music problem into a math problem. They then performed extensive, detailed, and comprehensive testing to create the Balanced Tension XL sets, the ultimate solution to string tension problems.
Most new players learn with standard tuning (E-A-D-G-B-E). Other tunings, such as Drop D, provide a unique sound, simplify some chord forms, and introduce something new into your learning and playing. Read all about...
Choice is great, but too many choices can create confusion. Such can be the case with the amazing variety of guitar strings available. This guitar strings primer unravels the mysteries and explains the basics of how to choose the best strings for your guitar.