How to Sing Louder Without Hurting Your Voice

how to sing loud

Some people seem like they were just born to belt it out. And you’re probably wondering: Is it even possible for me to sing as loudly as these ‘naturals’ do? Well, I’ll let you in on a secret: No one is a naturally perfect singer. Even the people who seem like they were born for…

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How to Find the Best Ukulele for Advanced Players

ukuleles for advanced players

How much did you spend on your first ukulele? I’m guessing that you spent under $100 (or maybe, like me, under $50!) And while I’m sure you enjoyed using that ‘cheap’ ukulele to learn on, at this point you’re probably ready to move on to something that better suits your level. So, out of all…

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Finding the Best Ukulele for Guitar Players

ukuleles for guitar players

If you’re reading this, you’re probably an avid guitar player. You love the sound and the feel of a guitar. However, I’m guessing you’re here because you want to mix things up and try a new instrument. Namely, the ukulele. While this may have seemed like a simple choice in the beginning, now you probably…

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What’s My Voice Type? Your Guide to Defining Your Voice

The 25 different voice types

You were probably hoping that defining your voice type would be as simple as finding your range. I was too. Unfortunately, it’s a bit more complicated. In the German Fach System of voice types, which is still used by professional singers today, there are more than 25 different voice types. With so many different types…

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The Ultimate Guide to Buying a Ukulele: Types, Sizes, Brands, and How to Find the Perfect Option for You

ukulele buying guide

Buying a ukulele might have seemed like a pretty straightforward purchase, at first. When I went to buy my first ukulele, I was surprised to find that there are actually different kinds of ukuleles, and that each produces a unique sound. Your first thought upon this realization was probably very similar to mine: Which one…

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Learning Guitar for Girls

7 things girls must know about guitar

You’ve probably heard before that the guitar is a boy’s instrument. I’ll admit, there are probably more boys that play guitar than girls in the world. However, this stigmatism might just be the cause of those statistics! And let me tell you right now: Guitars are for girls too! Today we’re going to bust some of…

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5 Signs You’re Damaging Your Voice

signs you are damaging your voice

We’ve all had that moment where our voice just stops working properly. Whether it’s that terrible ‘squeak’ sound, or a complete lack of voice, it’s a horrible feeling and it’s happened to us all. But, how can you know whether you’ve actually done real damage to your vocal cords? And if you have done damage,…

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How to Find Your Ultimate Vocal Range and Nail Those Notes

vocal range finder

Wouldn’t you love to know exactly which songs suit your voice the best? We all know that moment when you’re singing in front of your friends, and all of a sudden you’re straining to reach notes that seem impossibly difficult. On the other hand, some songs seem to come naturally to us. This is all…

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Ukulele vs Guitar: Which One Should You Play?

guitars vs ukuleles

Choosing which instrument you’re going to learn is never easy. It’s an investment of both your time and money, and you want to make sure the instrument you pick is right for you. So if you’re stuck in your decision of ukulele vs guitar, how can you decide? Here’s the bottom line: I’m not here…

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Are Singing Lessons Worth It?

Are singing lessons worth it

Nearly everyone sings. Even if it’s in the shower, or in your car, I know you’re doing it. And whether you think you’re a good singer or not, you’ve probably wondered: Is there a way to improve my singing voice? Many people aren’t sure whether singing lessons are actually worth it. But, what if they…

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