What’s the difference between acoustic and Western guitar?
An acoustic guitar is any guitar that can produce sound without amplification. A western guitar is a type of acoustic guitar that has all metal strings.
Why are they called cowboy chords?
In guitar music, open chords are also called cowboy chords owing to their simplicity and reminiscence of a “cowboy strummin’ away on the prairie.”
What is Western swing music?
Western swing is a difficult musical genre to define, as it contains elements from many other musical styles, including pop, blues, jazz, Dixieland, traditional folk and fiddle, ragtime, and even occasionally classical.