The first and most Important Decision made easy

If you are new to the world of guitars then I am sure you will want to get off to a great start, and the very first decision you will need to make is to choose your first instrument.

It can be a daunting task, and getting it wrong can not only be very costly, but more often than not be the difference between success and failure. 

I have purposely made this site simple to use and I know that the products shown will help you achieve your dreams and become much loved possessions. I have also included links that will provide you with more information and an opportunity to purchase from a top UK supplier.

Best Beginner Acoustic Guitar

            Yamaha FG700 Series
                                                                                         Product Features
Yamaha FG700s Acoustic Guitar     
Solid Sitka Spruce Top
Satin Finish
Nato Back and Sides
Rosewood Fingerboard
Rosewood Bridge


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Best Beginner Electric Guitar

Fender Squire Bullet Stratocaster

Product Features

Basswood body
Maple neck
Rosewood fretboard
1 humbucker + 2 single coil pick ups
5 way switch

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Best Practice & Small Gig Amplifier

         Marshall MG30CFX

Marshall MG30CFX

     Output (RMS) 30 Watts    
     1 x 10" Speaker
     Channels (Storable)-Clean/Crunch, 001, 002
     Digital effects: Chorus, Phaser, Flanger,
     Delay & Octave
     Digital ReverbSpring, Studio
     Internal FDD * 
     MP3 Line in Jack
     Headphones Output
     MG Foot controller compatible (More info here)
Dimensions: 480 x 420 x 225
Weight (kg) 10.8

* FDD.(Frequency Dependent Damping)A form of speaker emulation that mimics the way valve ampliļ¬ers interact with loudspeakers.

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The Best Place to Learn Guitar Online

Award winning Lessons

GuitarTricks is an internationally recognized leader in online education. So it is no surprise that they have won a number of prestigious awards, including the International Academy of Visual Arts W3 Award for Excellence in Web Video Education, the Davey Award for Excellence in Instructional Video and the Player's Choice Award from Acoustic Guitar Magazine.

Focused on guitar

Guitar Tricks is focused on teaching guitar and only guitar. Other guitar lesson providers focus on drums, bass, even ballroom dancing. Guitar Tricks believes that we can make better lessons than anyone by focusing solely on making the best guitar lessons.

Run by guitarists

GuitarTricks is the only major online guitar lesson provider that is run by guitarists. We have one overriding passion: making the best guitar lessons available anywhere.

Best finger picking curriculum

Our award winning finger-picking instructor Lisa McCormick is one of our most popular instructors. Her friendly, easy to understand style and practical teaching method has helped thousands master what normally is a very difficult technique.

Best country curriculum

When we decided to build the best online country curriculum, we went to the heart of country music: Nashville. Our country course is taught by real touring and session musicians that live and breathe country music.

Best blues curriculum

With all of the different regions, players and styles, true blues fans know that there's a lot to learn about the blues. Our blues master Anders Mouridsen covers it all: Delta Blues, Chicago Blues, Texas Blues, playing like heroes like Stevie Ray Vaughan, Albert King, BB King and more. We don't just teach how to play the blues, we make people real bluesmen.

And now, courtesy of "Best Beginner Guitar (UK)" you can gain access to this award winning tuition system completely FREE with this  14 Day FREE Trial offer