Rock guitar lessons in Miami is my specialty. Hi! This is Dyce Kimura. I am a Miami guitar teacher and Skype instructor and today I’m going to show you my Gibson 335 in indigo blue. I got this in 2015. It’s a 2015 model. It sounds amazing. I want to talk about it with you but first I’m just going to play it a little bit just to break the ice and kick this video off. I’m just going to hook it in with my smooth jazz backing track. Here we go… That gives you an idea. Rock guitar lessons […] Read more
Best electric guitar lessons in Miami will be using my Ibanez RG 40 x1 guitar for this video that you’ve probably seen already in my hangout and everything, beautiful guitar love it and so ve been working with it ve been trying to get it to my space and everything, absolutely love it so i get few more things on the set up to work on but I’m loosing it fairly but sounds amazing one more thing I’m going to do anyway is showing you the difference not necessarily just the differences but showing you the benefits of having […] Read more
Beginner electric guitar teacher in Miami Dyce Kimura here. I’m a full time guitar instructor and performer, and I’m doing an in-depth review today, and a tutorial of the Peavey Vypyr. This is the VIP one, the 20 watt. I work as a guitar teacher and I teach all kinds of levels. This is the main amp that I usually tell my beginners to go buy. And so I just wanted to do a review on it, just to explain how to use this amp. Beginner electric guitar teacher in Miami. I’m going to show you how to turn it […] Read more
Electric guitar teacher in Miami, Dyce Kimura here doing an equipment review video of the Ibanez tube screamer. This is not any ordinary tube screamer this is the hand wired tube screamer that just recently came out, actually about two years ago. I’m just going to play a little bit and then we’re going to talk about it. So as you can see I’m using two of them. I’m going clean into a Hughes and Kettner amp so here’s a clean sound. And then here’s with one of them.
That was at the fourth […] Read more
Fender Squier Stratocaster Review
Hi this is a Fender Squire Stratocaster review by Dyce Kimura. Check it out. I actually borrowed this guitar from my student. It’s a Fender Squier Bullet Strat and here is what it can do.
Sounds beautiful right?
I am actually pleasantly surprised during this Fender Squire Stratocaster review at how amazing this guitar sounds. I borrowed it from my student. I am actually very familiar with the Squiers. I always recommend that my students buy these. I took a whole day to sort of playing it before making this Fender Squire Stratocaster review. […] Read more
Hi I am an electric guitar teacher in Miami named Dyce Kimura. I am doing a review of the BillM modded Blues Junior. I’ve done a review on this amp before and I got so many emails and questions and comments and I thought I’d do another review with a lot better microphone. So I’m using a sure stereo convention mic. And I’m going from my fender Stevie Ray Vaughan signature strat into blues Junior. And I am also going through an Ibanez tube screamer pedal which is not on at the moment I’ll tell you when I […] Read more
So many questions have come up during my Miami Electric guitar lessons about the Mexican Strat versus American Strat. And the number one question was, “Well, what would I do to upgrade a Mexican Strat?” And I know everyone suggests over and over again, upgrading the pickups. And although that is important, that’s a sound thing. But for me, the way it plays, is really more important to me because that’s where I get my inspiration right away from is how it plays. Then, the sound comes in second. So let’s go ahead and see what things we could do […] Read more
This is Dyce Kimura I am an acoustic guitar teacher in Miami and I am doing a review today on the Lifespan Martin acoustic guitar strings. I just put them on – my Martin’s [playing guitar]. So by the way, these are the Lifespan Martin acoustic guitar strings. My buddy, Edgar, gave me this pack, so shout out to Edgar I know you’re watching. And I was a little taken back, because on the label it said $31.99 and I was like, “I hope you didn’t spend $31.99 for this one pack.” We’ll talk about price in a […] Read more
CHANGING PREAMP TUBES
All right people, check it out, this is Dyce Kimura and I am a Miami advanced guitar teacher at your service. I am re-tubing one of my amps at this point, these just came in the mail, these are preamp tubes, 12 87, I’ve got two 12 87 from TAD, Tube Amp Doctor and I got JJ ECC 832 gold from JJ obviously, and I’m going to re-tube my fender amp and just walk through a few things, some of these things may be obvious to some of you more seasoned players, but I get a lot […] Read more
Miami electric guitar teacher Dyce Kimura here folks! Today I am going to talk about the Stratocaster, particularly this Strat. I am going to talk to you about why I play a Strat. I wanted to get into to some specific features about this Strat that I’ve had since 1999. Why do I play this Strat? One of the reasons I like it, is it cuts through the mix. It’s a very clean, crunchy tone. Okay?
That was a half-tone. I’m at half-tone with these pickups. You can get a really nice bold, bluesy tone with your front […] Read more