rich menga books music gear search about contact
***Secret FSR Fender guitars? Yes, they exist, and they're right here

"Distance" song plus notes about Dunlop guitar strings

I decided to give Dunlop guitar strings a try (specifically, model DEN0942); they certainly have a different "character" about them, which is difficult to describe in words...

...so I wrote a quick song instead. :-) I purposely did it "acoustically," which is to say I used nothing but "clean" tone. The guitar used was my Squier Bullet Strat.

What I can say about these strings so far is that yes, they break in faster and yes they project better compared to the D'Addario EXL120 sets I was using. Will I switch over to Dunlop? I just might, because so far they've proven to sound and feel very good - but - I just installed them.

Will they be able to survive a month (I change strings out at least once a month) without snapping and still sound good? I'll know in a month. :-)

The song above is available as a free MP3 download on my tunes page, so go ahead and grab it from there if you like.

👍 Did you find this article helpful? Be a good doobie and leave a tip

130324

More articles to check out

  1. State of the watch collection for end of 2019
  2. Why do we keep going back to the Stratocaster?
  3. The good and bad of preordering a guitar
  4. 1989 Squier II Stratocaster rides again
  5. Casio F-91W cheat sheet
  6. Did PRS win best black guitar of 2019?
  7. Black Friday guitars 2019
  8. The HSS guitar is not a good idea
  9. Cheap Strat copy replacement necks are sometimes better than genuine Fender
  10. This is most retro Casio watch released in almost 34 years