The Guitar Player Book: The Ultimate Resource for Guitarists


Backbeat - The exclusive interviews include words of wisdom from past masters such as Chet Atkins Duane Allman Jimi Hendrix and Frank Zappa as well as from six-string stars like Bonnie Raitt Carlos Santana Eddie Van Halen Keith Richards and B. King. Used book in Good Condition. A must-have for serious guitarists and guitar aficionados and for the 160 000 readers of ÊGuitar PlayerÊ magazine! A best-of collection from the magazine's four-decade history this book gives guitarists invaluable information for improving their playing and understanding the instrument's history construction and care.

B. Readers will sharpen their technique in master classes with players such as John Scofield and Larry Carlton learn the basics of repair get professional advice on recording guitar and learn about the 50 greatest guitar tones of all time and the 101 greatest moments in guitar history ä including an interview with Leo Fender.

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Zen Guitar


Simon & Schuster - From those who have never strummed a guitar to the more experienced, Zen Guitar shows how the path of music offers fulfillment in all aspects of life—a winning idea and an instant classic. Philip sudo offers his own experiences with music to enable us to rediscover the harmony in each of our lives and open ourselves to Zen awareness uniquely suited to the Western Mind.

Through fifty-eight lessons that provide focus and a guide, the reader is led through to Zen awareness. Zen guitar provides the key to unlocking this song—a series of life lessons presented through the metaphor of music. Unleash the song of your soul with Zen Guitar, a contemplative handbook that draws on ancient Eastern wisdom and applies it to music and performance.

Zen Guitar - Each of us carries a song inside us, the song that makes us human. Simon Schuster. This harmony is further illuminated through quotes from sources ranging from Eric Clapton and Jimi Hendrix to Miles Davis.

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Play It Loud: An Epic History of the Style, Sound, and Revolution of the Electric Guitar


Doubleday - Doubleday Books. Some of the most significant social movements of the twentieth century are indebted to the guitar: It was an essential element in the fight for racial equality in the entertainment industry; a mirror to the rise of the teenager as social force; a linchpin of punk's sound and ethos. And today the guitar has come full circle, with contemporary titans such as Jack White of The White Stripes, Annie Clark aka St.

In play it loud, veteran music journalists Brad Tolinski and Alan di Perna bring the history of this iconic instrument to roaring life. Simon Schuster. It's a story of inventors and iconoclasts, of scam artists, prodigies, and mythologizers as varied and original as the instruments they spawned. Play it loud uses twelve landmark guitars—each of them artistic milestones in their own right—to illustrate the conflict and passion the instruments have inspired.

And even the casual music fan will find a thrilling narrative that weaves together cultural history, business case studies, musical history, advertising, politics, race, and technological discovery. Daniel levitin, rebellion, danger, Wall Street JournalFor generations the electric guitar has been an international symbol of freedom, and hedonism.

Play It Loud: An Epic History of the Style, Sound, and Revolution of the Electric Guitar - The inspiration for the play it Loud exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art"Every guitar player will want to read this book twice. It introduces leo fender, a man who couldn't play a note but whose innovations helped transform the guitar into the explosive sound machine it is today. Vincent, and dan auerbach of The Black Keys bringing some of the earliest electric guitar forms back to the limelight.

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Guitar World Presents Dear Guitar Hero: The World's Most Celebrated Guitarists Answer Their Fans' Most Burning Questions


Backbeat - 256 pages. Publisher : Backbeat Books. For nearly a decade dear guitar hero ä where everyday fans get a chance to ask their hero a question ä has remained one of ÊGuitar WorldÊ magazine's most popular departments. Whether it's the truth behind the allman brothers' legendary Êat fillmore eastÊ album cover photo and the illegal substance in Duane Allman's hand what Ritchie Blackmore meant when he referred to Eric Clapton as not a very good guitar player or Dave Mustaine's true feelings about Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich ÊDear Guitar HeroÊ features revealing conversations with many of the most legendary figures in rock guitar history.

. Softcover. Author: Guitar World. Simon Schuster. Now the best of these interviews with rock's most inspiring six-string icons are presented here in one volume. Dear guitar heroÊ features interviews with a broad range of celebrity guitarists from such rock legends as Jimmy Page Eddie Van Halen Ace Frehley and Billy Gibbons to such superstar shredders as Steve Vai Joe Satriani and Paul Gilbert to such heroes of the modern rock world as Dave Grohl Jerry Cantrell and Warren Haynes.

Guitar World Presents Dear Guitar Hero: The World's Most Celebrated Guitarists Answer Their Fans' Most Burning Questions - Through the years Êguitar worldÊ readers have proven themselves to be fearless when asking questions of their guitar idols often touching on subjects others would be reluctant to broach. Doubleday Books.

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Music Nomad MN109 String Fuel Cleaner and Lubricant


Music Nomad Equipment Care MN109 - Safely lubricates strings to enhance playing speed. Restores and preserves strings for a cleaner sound. Large applicator covers all 6 strings at once. Author: Guitar World. Simon Schuster. Softcover. Doubleday Books. The proprietary formulation allows you to both clean and protect your strings, making them last longer and sound better while reducing finger noise and enhancing the speed you can slide your fingers.

No-mess applicator come with string fuel solution and microfiber cloth. It is silicone free and safe for any finish, and it even conditions unfinished fretboard wood. Includes the string fuel solution in a no-mess ergonomic applicator and a microfiber cloth that conveniently stores inside the applicator handle.

Music Nomad MN109 String Fuel Cleaner and Lubricant - Hybrid blend of refined naturally occurring oils and premium-quality mineral oils for complete string maintenance. Publisher : Backbeat Books. 256 pages. Music nomad's string fuel is a hybrid blend of refined naturally occurring oils that are speed blended with premium quality mineral oils to deliver a string cleaner and lubricant unlike any other.

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Guitar Player: The Inside Story of the First Two Decades of the Most Successful Guitar Magazine Ever


Backbeat - Doubleday Books. No-mess applicator come with string fuel solution and microfiber cloth. Safely lubricates strings to enhance playing speed. Rich in history and perspective, guitar player: the Inside Story of the First Two Decades of the Most Successful Guitar Magazine Ever is the definitive first-person chronicle of a music magazine's golden age.

256 pages. B. Large applicator covers all 6 strings at once. Simon Schuster. Softcover. Hybrid blend of refined naturally occurring oils and premium-quality mineral oils for complete string maintenance. Also here are recollections of key personnel, johnny winter, larry coryell, steve vai, country joe mcdonald, liona boyd, michael lorimer, jon sievert, john McLaughlin, Pat Metheny, George Gruhn, and Fender; and prominent guitar players featured in the magazine, Randall, Steve Howe, Stanley Clarke, Mike Varney, Pat Travers, Jas Obrecht, Lee Ritenour, including Joe Perry, and Robb Lawrence; leading early advertisers, including Tom Wheeler, Steve Morse, such as Martin, Roger Siminoff, George Benson, and many others.

Guitar Player: The Inside Story of the First Two Decades of the Most Successful Guitar Magazine Ever - Among the many illustrations are then-and-now shots of performers and staff, early ads, behind-the-scenes photos from company jam sessions with such guests as B. This book looks at the magazines evolution from a 40-page semi-monthly to a monthly exceeding 200 pages, with a gross yearly income that grew from $40 000 to nearly $15 million.

The story is told by many people important to Guitar Player's history, Bud Eastman's widow, including Maxine Eastman, and Crockett, who edited this book with his daughter Dara. Author: Guitar World.

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Fender


Cassell - Large applicator covers all 6 strings at once. Leo fender's guitars have arguably had the greatest influence on modern music than any other make of guitar. Over 250 guitars in every model, from the greatest to the rarest--Stratocasters, style and finish are lovingly photographed and detailed, Telecasters, and the infamous Marauder.

Traces the history and influence of the instrument in an easy-to-read format, accompanied by hundreds of images unearthed from the archives. Hardcover. 288 pages. Author: Guitar World. 256 pages. Doubleday Books. Softcover. Safely lubricates strings to enhance playing speed. Working with a worldwide network of collectors each model has been photographed specially for the book and alongside these exceptionally rare guitars are reproductions of Fender ephemera - the largest collection anyone will have ever seen.

Fender - Hybrid blend of refined naturally occurring oils and premium-quality mineral oils for complete string maintenance. Includes hundreds of never-before-seen images from recently unearthed archives and specially commissioned shoots around the world. Simon Schuster. These vintage guitars are among the most loved and collectible instruments in the world.

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Guitar All-In-One For Dummies, Book + Online Video & Audio Instruction


For Dummies - It's an amazing resource for newbies and veterans alike, and offers you the opportunity to stretch beyond your usual genre. Restores and preserves strings for a cleaner sound. It's your complete compendium of guitar instruction, written in clear, concise For Dummies style. Author: Guitar World. 256 pages. Even once you can run, you need something to help you clear hurdles along the way.

Whether you're hoping to conquer Free Bird, Bourée, or Bolero Mallorquin, you need to learn to walk before you can run. Arguably one of the greatest influences on modern music! Guitar all-in-one for dummies, 2nd Edition, is the key to bringing your music to life. Publisher : Backbeat Books. Large applicator covers all 6 strings at once.

Guitar All-In-One For Dummies, Book + Online Video & Audio Instruction - Safely lubricates strings to enhance playing speed. Simon Schuster. Doubleday Books. Hybrid blend of refined naturally occurring oils and premium-quality mineral oils for complete string maintenance. The guitar is an ever-present part of our collective musical heritage, and the sound can be sensual, aggressive, or a million things in between.

Softcover.

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The Fender Electric Guitar Book: A Complete History of Fender Instruments


Backbeat - 256 pages. Publisher : Backbeat Books. Large applicator covers all 6 strings at once. Simon Schuster. This new edition has been refreshed and updated with 56 extra pages and over 60 new photographs. Safely lubricates strings to enhance playing speed. No-mess applicator come with string fuel solution and microfiber cloth.

Dozens of photos reveal Fender's storied craftsmanship while the text includes collector details for all models. Restores and preserves strings for a cleaner sound. Author: Guitar World. To mark the 60th anniversary of Fender Backbeat's introduced a new completely revised third edition of this bestseller. Hybrid blend of refined naturally occurring oils and premium-quality mineral oils for complete string maintenance.

The Fender Electric Guitar Book: A Complete History of Fender Instruments - . Softcover. This book tells the complete story of Fender guitars detailing classics such as the Telecaster Stratocaster & Jazzmaster as well as lesser-known models. Doubleday Books. Fender guitars have long been the instruments of choice for artists such as Jeff Beck Eric Clapton Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan.

The reference section lists all models and their statistics. Arguably one of the greatest influences on modern music!

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Guitar Tone: Pursuing the Ultimate Guitar Sound


Cengage Learning PTR 54-1435456157 - Restores and preserves strings for a cleaner sound. Hybrid blend of refined naturally occurring oils and premium-quality mineral oils for complete string maintenance. Respected author, musician, and studio owner Mitch Gallagher guides you through the forest of equipment choices and takes a look at the tone-sculpting techniques of famous players.

Safely lubricates strings to enhance playing speed. Softcover. Simon Schuster. Author: Guitar World. Written by highly respected author stan alten, recording and produCING AUDIO FOR MEDIA introduces readers to the basic techniques and principles necessary for audio production in today's media. No-mess applicator come with string fuel solution and microfiber cloth.

Guitar Tone: Pursuing the Ultimate Guitar Sound - Doubleday Books. Guitar tone: pursuing the Ultimate Guitar Sound demystifies the guitar tone-shaping process. In your journey to ultimate tone, it's great to have a trusted escort. New or vintage, mainstream or boutique, modern or retro - This book examines the contribution of each component to the overall tone of your guitars and other gear.

Aspiring musicians, including radio, music recording, the Internet, and producers will also gain a fundamental understanding of the principles, sound engineers, television, interactive media, technologies, film, and techniques of audio production and post-production for media, and mobile media. Stanley R.

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