The EZ-EG electronic guitar from Yamaha is a midi enabled guitar tutor which teaches strumming, chord training and finger picking. It doesn’t use normal strings but instead relies on thick wires and lighted frets which guide the user in what to play and how. The $299.00 doozy also has its own inbuilt speaker. More here. [via gizmodo]
‘Er..and what’s wrong with thrashing around with a £20.00 second hand Spanish guitar, eh? That’s how I learned to play. Sheesh!