The Guitar & Amp Sourcebook

The Guitar & Amp Sourcebook

An Illustrated Collection of the Axes and Amps That Rocked Our World

Book - 2012
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& Taylor Publishing Group

Winner of the Gold Award in Popular Culture from ForeWord’s 2012 Book of the Year Awards
Did you know that John Lennon played an Epiphone Casino? Or that the guitarists of Sonic Youth and Wilco favored Fender Jazzmasters? Or that Dave Grohl of Nirvana and Foo Fighters so loved the Trini Lopez that Gibson created a signature model of it for him?
They’re the biggest and baddest axes in the world--and they’re all here! The Guitar & Amp Sourcebook is an illustrated history contains the most important guitars and amps--the ones that have rocked our world and changed history. You’ll get the skinny on the most popular models, the vintage pieces, and the rare beauties, as well as brand comparisons like Gibson vs Fender, recommendations for the best beginner equipment, and a listing of the guitars used by popular musicians.
Sprinkled with quotes from musicians on their personal favorites and advice from a pro about the best pieces, this is the book no guitar lover should be without.

Winner of the Gold Award in Popular Culture from ForeWord’s 2012 Book of the Year Awards
 
Did you know that John Lennon played an Epiphone Casino? Or that the guitarists of Sonic Youth and Wilco favored Fender Jazzmasters? Or that Dave Grohl of Nirvana and Foo Fighters so loved the Trini Lopez that Gibson created a signature model of it for him?
 
They’re the biggest and baddest axes in the world--and they’re all here! The Guitar & Amp Sourcebook is an illustrated history contains the most important guitars and amps--the ones that have rocked our world and changed history. You’ll get the skinny on the most popular models, the vintage pieces, and the rare beauties, as well as brand comparisons like Gibson vs Fender, recommendations for the best beginner equipment, and a listing of the guitars used by popular musicians.
 
Sprinkled with quotes from musicians on their personal favorites and advice from a pro about the best pieces, this is the book no guitar lover should be without.
 


Baker & Taylor
Collects images, information, and history of guitars and amplifiers, including the most popular models, vintage pieces, and rarities from such brands as Gibson, Fender, and Ibanez.

Perseus Publishing
Winner of the Gold Award in Popular Culture from ForeWord’s 2012 Book of the Year Awards

Did you know that John Lennon played an Epiphone Casino? Or that the guitarists of Sonic Youth and Wilco favored Fender Jazzmasters? Or that Dave Grohl of Nirvana and Foo Fighters so loved the Trini Lopez that Gibson created a signature model of it for him?

They’re the biggest and baddest axes in the worldand they’re all here! The Guitar & Amp Sourcebook is an illustrated history contains the most important guitars and ampsthe ones that have rocked our world and changed history. You’ll get the skinny on the most popular models, the vintage pieces, and the rare beauties, as well as brand comparisons like Gibson vs Fender, recommendations for the best beginner equipment, and a listing of the guitars used by popular musicians.

Sprinkled with quotes from musicians on their personal favorites and advice from a pro about the best pieces, this is the book no guitar lover should be without.

Did you know that John Lennon played an Epiphone Casino? Or that the guitarists of Sonic Youth and Wilco favored Fender Jazzmasters? Or that Dave Grohl of Nirvana and Foo Fighters so loved the Trini Lopez that Gibson created a signature model of it for him?

They’re the biggest and baddest axes in the world?and they’re all here! The Guitar & Amp Sourcebook is an illustrated history contains the most important guitars and amps?the ones that have rocked our world and changed history. You’ll get the skinny on the most popular models, the vintage pieces, and the rare beauties, as well as brand comparisons like Gibson vs Fender, recommendations for the best beginner equipment, and a listing of the guitars used by popular musicians.

Sprinkled with quotes from musicians on their personal favorites and advice from a pro about the best pieces, this is the book no guitar lover should be without.


Publisher: San Diego, Calif. : Thunder Bay Press, c2012
Description: 472 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9781607105657
1607105659
Branch Call Number: 787.8719 Abb

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RemiRoussel Feb 03, 2016

Awesome book for every guitar buff!

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