The 8-string guitar is a wiley beast. From the difference in string tension and string gauges to the general upkeep and maintenance, it can be a pretty intimidating instrument overall. But fear not! That’s why we at Gear Gods are here with this 8-string guitar tips and tricks tutorial! Featuring the new Cort KM508MS multiscale guitar, we show you some of the key features of making your 8-stringed shred machine become an axe of mass destruction. Enjoy!

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Senior Editor at Gear Gods from Wisconsin living in LA. Just trying to figure this whole music thing out, really.