‘Tis the season for milestone gift purchases — and guitars are big-ticket items that often find their way onto holiday gift lists. But how do you know which one to buy if a loved one simply says “I want a guitar”? How much should you expect to pay, what will you get for your money, and what should you avoid? We have the answers this week. Plus. Chance Fortran keeps it on the DL.
Dan’s advice for buying your first guitar
Fender (and Squier) & Gibson (and Epiphone)
Yamaha Pacifica PAC112V ($300)
Yamaha Pacifica PAC112J ($200)
Gator & Roadrunner cases
Monoprice tuner & guitars
And of course, comment below!