These are the guitars so famous that their names are often household words: B. B. KingAs Lucille, Eric ClaptonAs Blackie, Stevie Ray VaughanAs First Wife, Billy F GibbonsA Pearly Gates, Neil YoungAs Old Black, and many more. HereAs the first-ever illustrated history of the actual guitars of the stars that made the music. Other best-selling guitar histories look at the rank-and-file models, but this book is unique in profiling the actual Astar guitarsAAthe million-dollar babies, such as the 1968 Stratocaster that Jimi Hendrix burned at Woodstock, which sold at SothebyAs auction house in 1993 for $1, 300, 000. Amateurs buy guitars to emulate the starsAClaptonAs Strat, SlashAs Les PaulAand this book explains the starsA modifications, thus showing how others can recreate those famous tones.These are the guitars so famous that their names are often household words: B. B. King_s Lucille, Eric Clapton_s Blackie, Stevie Ray Vaughan_s First Wife, Billy F Gibbons_ Pearly Gates, Neil Young_s Old Black, and many more.
|Publisher||:||Voyageur Press (MN) - 2010-10-14|