Tags Archives: acoustic

Re-Inventing the ReString Kit Aaron Jorgensen, a 6 year employee of Murphy’s Guitars is currently aiming to make the chore of stringing an instrument a task that can be done from nearly anywhere, by nearly anyone. That old restring kit that’s  More...

Is my guitar getting harder to play?   Customers will often tell me when shopping for string that they want to switch to a lighter gauge of strings, or even switch from steel to nylon. I always like to ask “why?” when I hear this expecting the respon  More...

Buying Guitar Strings One of the best parts of my job as a sales associate at Murphy’s Guitars in Utah is helping people find the exact tone that they’re looking for. Some customers find it right away and walk out of the store with huge smiles on thei  More...

Should I Get My Guitar Restrung? Often times customers walk in to the store distraught that a string on their guitar broke. When I pull the suspect out of the gig bag I’m never surprised but always horrified to find that the strings haven’t be  More...