Buyers Guides


The Complete Guide to Guitar Maintenance

Maintaining the quality of your guitar is crucial if you want to enjoy the maximum potential that your guitar can offer. If you choose to not look after your guitar then, unfortunately, it will eventually break, the quality of the sound will not be great and problems will arise one after the other.  Luckily, the maintenance of your guitar is not a difficult task to do so you can get started on it now! Cleaning the body of the guitar Every guitar deserves a thorough clean, it will not only... Read More


Fender Standard Strat?

Firstly, if you are wondering what a Fender Standard Strat is, to put it in simple terms it is a very special guitar. As the guitar comes from Fender, it has got a high standard to live up to, however to no surprise it does exactly that. The Fender Strat is a legendary guitar that many guitarists sought after, over the years legends such as Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and much more have used the guitar to create wonderful music. The standard strat delivers famous Fender tone and classic style,... Read More


Left-handed Guitar Buying Guide

Many left-handed guitarists use the wrong instrument for them, they use a right-handed guitar and flip it so the strings are the opposite way round so they can play with their dominant hand, you can get your tunes re-engineered so that you can play that guitar comfortably. However, it would save costs and time if you were to purchase a left-handed guitar which is built with you in mind, the strings are the right way round, you can play comfortably and confidently as all the components are in the right... Read More


Affordable Acoustic Guitars

When purchasing your acoustic guitar, there are many factors to consider before you make the purchase – but most importantly, the cost of your guitar can be one of the main factors to consider. An affordable guitar does not necessarily mean that the quality is low. There are so many models on the market that are highly sought after, popular guitars that prove that pricing does not affect the performance level. Whether you are after beginners acoustic or you just don’t fancy breaking the bank on a new guitar then... Read More


Best Beginner Electric Guitars

Whether you are a beginner at a young age, or you are an elderly person wanting to start playing the guitar – there will be something on the market to suit your style, ability and budget. There are so many different styles, shapes and sizes of electric guitars to choose from that it may seem rather daunting. In order to help, we’ve put together this electric guitar buying guide, which we hope will shed some light on the different things for you to be aware of when choosing your first... Read More


Why Taylor Guitars Are So Good

Taylor Guitars has grown into the worlds leading builder of premium acoustic guitars. They offer a wide range of body sizes and different tones of wood which ensures that there is a guitar for everyone. Taylor is known for providing rich, balanced tones whilst ensuring they have outstanding playability. Each guitar has unique features due to their tonewood and aesthetic detailing, not only do they provide high-quality guitars, they also provide left-handed guitars too. Whether you’re a beginner looking for your first guitar or an experienced guitarist hoping for a... Read More

Acoustic or Digital? 04/01/2018

Electric Vs Acoustic Drums

Out of the two, acoustic and electric drums – which one should you purchase? Which is the best to practice and play on? You need to break down the advantages and disadvantages of both instruments. Both drum kits have both, but it all depends on how you intend to use the kit and how you wish to progress. So, we will start with the acoustic drum kit – the more popular drum kit out of the two: Advantages Disadvantages Great feel and touch, no matter how hard you hit and... Read More


Roland Digital Pianos – What Is So Good About Them?

Roland digital pianos are always at the top of the list, there is a reason for this too – they are a very well known, trustworthy and proven brand. Choosing your first digital piano – whether this may be for you or somebody else means that you will be taking in a lot of information. So, what is so good about a Roland digital piano? Well, first things first, a digital piano is designed to accurately simulate an acoustic piano, they, however, have high-level digital technology whereas the acoustic has... Read More

Entry Level Keyboards 02/01/2018

The Best Entry Level Keyboards

When you are shopping for a keyboard whether this is for you, your child, a friend or a family member, it can become quite daunting as there are so many options on the market to choose from, with so many different features. There is a huge range of similar looking, similar price level keyboards out there, so which ones come under the umbrella of the best entry level keyboards? Casio CTK-1500 Portable Keyboard This beginners keyboard offers easy to use controls and a range of different features which make it... Read More

Top DJ Products 29/12/2017

Top Beginner DJ Products

Learning how to DJ is becoming increasingly popular, if you are reading this blog then the chances are that you are one of those people wanting to learn. Being a DJ is a very exciting experience as you are the one who gets the crowd going, however – the equipment you need is what will ensure you put on a fantastic night. Here at Rimmers Music, we have a wide variety of stock available to fulfil your DJ’ing needs.  Below are our top DJ products and what they do, we... Read More