I've started learning the guitar since 4 months. my expereince with diff types of guitars make me feel that those guitar which sound great whenleads r played dnt sound gr8 with chords n viceversa.i like 2 play chords . i dont get enough time to practice leads . my guitar sounds gr8 . i want to buy some new strings , expensive ones . what i fear is that if those strings are good for playing leads , will they sound good for the chords . i hope u r getting what i meant to say . Please help .