Takamine Acoustic Electric Guitars under $500 Reviewed: Japanese 6-Stringed Delights

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Takamine has produced acoustic electric guitars in Japan since the 1960s. Their instruments are still highly regarded today. I’ll take a look at those models that you can normally get for under $500 in this review.

Takamine (pronounced, ta-ka-mee-nay) makes a wide range of guitars, but here we’ll concentrate on just their best acoustic electric guitars for less than $500. (I’ll cover some of the higher priced instruments in another article.)

If you are pressed for time and just want to check out the pricing and availability of the Takamine guitars in this review at Amazon, you can click the links in the list below. I know this list is longer than it should be for an article like this, but there are so many options in this price range that I just couldn’t decide which ones to leave out. Continue reading “Takamine Acoustic Electric Guitars under $500 Reviewed: Japanese 6-Stringed Delights”

Behringer XD8USB Electronic Drum Set Review: Hit or Miss on Quality

The Behringer XD8USB is a German drum set made for beginners. Here I’ll take a look at the pros and cons of owning this set, so you can decide for yourself whether or not it’s one that you’d like to get. Continue reading “Behringer XD8USB Electronic Drum Set Review: Hit or Miss on Quality”

Reviews of the 5 Best Electronic Drum Sets for Beginners

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Electronic drum sets for beginners aren’t really all that much different from more “advanced” kits. The main thing is that they don’t cost a lot.

If you’re not sure that drums are for you or for someone who thinks they want to give them a shot, you don’t want to make a huge investment up front.

Below I’ve collected what are probably the best, most popular, and least expensive electronic drum sets for you to consider. Continue reading “Reviews of the 5 Best Electronic Drum Sets for Beginners”