What is a guitar pick-up?

Answer Used on electric guitars, pickups come in different shapes, sizes, colors and prices. They are mounted on the guitar under the strings so they can interpret the vibration being played and electroni... Read More »

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Can you use an electric guitar amp for an acoustic guitar with a pick up?

Both acoustic-electric and semi-acoustic guitars can connect to any guitar amplifier using a 1/4-inch instrument cable. Examine the body of your guitar and see if a jack or volume knobs are present... Read More »

Can i take a electric guitar pick up and put it on my acoustic guitar.?

Not without ruining your guitar in the process. There are lots of pickups made specifically for acoustic guitars by companies like Fishman, LR Baggs, B-Band, and Schertler.

I just lost my guitar pick. What can I use as a replacement?

What made you pick up a guitar or any other instrument and learn how to play?

I should say Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page or Eric Clapton I guess but it was actually after going to a Pink Floyd concert and watching David Gilmour play. He is amazing and doesn't get the recognition ... Read More »