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The Serious Guitarist: Essential Book of Gear, A Comprehensive Guide to Guitars, Amps, and Effects for the Dedicated Guitarist (Book & CD) (Guitar), #YL00-40650 By Tobias Hurwitz
The Serious Guitarist: Essential Book of Gear


 
The Serious Guitarist: Essential Book of Gear, A Comprehensive Guide to Guitars, Amps, and Effects for the Dedicated Guitarist (Book & CD) (Guitar), #YL00-40650 By Tobias Hurwitz

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The Serious Guitarist: Essential Book of Gear, A Comprehensive Guide to Guitars, Amps, and Effects for the Dedicated Guitarist (Book & CD) (Guitar), #YL00-40650 : By Tobias Hurwitz : Guitar Reference : Book & CD : The Serious Guitarist : A Comprehensive Guide to Guitars, Amps, and Effects for the Dedicated Guitarist
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The Serious Guitarist: Essential Book of Gear is an invaluable source for everything you need to know about guitar equipment. With tons of photographs and illustrations, real-world explanations on how to achieve signature tones in a variety of genres, helpful tips on gear maintenance, and an in-depth overview of the landmark innovations in guitars and guitar-related technology from the 1930s to the present, this comprehensive book provides all the tools you need to gain a rich understanding of the evolution of electric guitar gear. Apply this knowledge to your own rig to unlock a signature sound that will set you apart from the crowd. The included companion CD features demonstrations of the equipment and setups covered in the book.

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PublisherAlfred Publishing
Format Book & CD
Instrument Guitar
Category Guitar Reference
Pages128
Shipping Weight1   lbs
Alfred Publishing Item 00-40650
Product Code YL00-40650
UPC Code38081455471
ISBN 10 0739094440
EAN 9780739094440

Tobias Hurwitz : Author


SONG LIST
Title:         Wood Setup for Paul Reed Smith Custom 24

Title:         Wood Setup for Gibson SG Standard

Title:         Wood Setup for Fender Stratocaster

Title:         Wood Setup for Carvin Custom 7-String

Title:         Vibrations

Title:         Understanding the Electric Guitar

Title:         Understanding Speaker Cabinets

Title:         Understanding Guitar Amps

Title:         Types of String Windings

Title:         Tuning Pegs (Machine Heads)

Title:         Tubes

Title:         Tube Preamp

Title:         Tube Power Amp

Title:         Tube Amps

Title:         Tremolo and Vibrato

Title:         Tone Woods

Title:         The1930s

Title:         The Whammy Bar

Title:         The Wah-Wah

Title:         The Truss Rod

Title:         The Transistor

Title:         The Tom Morello Sound

Title:         The Science of Sound

Title:         The Randy Rhoads Sound

Title:         The Origins of Fuzz

Title:         The Order of Effects

Title:         The Nut

Title:         The Myth of the First Electric Guitar

Title:         The Michael Angelo Batio Sound
Title: The Log by Les Paul
Title: The Locking Nut
Title: The Joe Satriani Sound
Title: The Jimi Hendrix Sound
Title: The Jazz Sound
Title: The Heavy Metal Sound
Title: The Funk Sound
Title: The First Electric Guitars
Title: The First Amplifiers
Title: The Eddie Van Halen Sound
Title: The Djent Sound
Title: The Country Sound
Title: The Compensated Nut
Title: The Combo Amp
Title: The Charlie Christian Sound
Title: The Bridge
Title: The Blues Sound
Title: The 1990s
Title: The 1980s Hair Metal Sound
Title: The 1980s
Title: The 1970s Classic Rock Sound
Title: The 1970s
Title: The 1960s
Title: The 1950s
Title: The 1940s
Title: The 'Real' Rig
Title: Tape Echo
Title: Talk Box
Title: Strings
Title: Speaker Cones
Title: Sovtek
Title: Solid-State Amps
Title: Small Rig
Title: Single-Coil Pickups
Title: Signal Flow and Level
Title: Setups of Legendary Players
Title: Setups for Different Musical Styles
Title: Series and Parallel Pickup Wiring
Title: Scrubbing the Noise
Title: Scale Length
Title: SansAmp
Title: Roundwound
Title: Roland
Title: Rockman X-100
Title: Ring Modulation
Title: Replacement Guitar Pickups: DiMarzio
Title: Rectifiers and Rectifier Tubes
Title: Real Rigs
Title: Pro Tools
Title: Preamp Tubes
Title: Power Amp Tubes
Title: Point-to-Point Wiring
Title: Plywood in Electric Guitars
Title: Pickups
Title: Physical and Virtual Effects
Title: Phase Shifter
Title: Paul Reed Smith
Title: Part 4: Real Rigs and What They Can Do
Title: Part 3: The Technical Stuff
Title: Part 2: A Close Look at the Electric Guitar
Title: Part 1: The History of Guitar Gear
Title: Parker Fly
Title: Overtones (Harmonics)
Title: Over the Top Madness
Title: Other Ways to Reduce Noise in Your Rig
Title: Other Phasers
Title: Open Back or Closed Back?
Title: Ohmage and Impedance
Title: Number of Frets
Title: Noise Reduction
Title: Noise Is Everywhere
Title: Noise
Title: Neck Profile
Title: MXR Phase 90
Title: Morley
Title: More About Guitar-Building Materials
Title: More About Effects Loops
Title: Modulation
Title: MIDI
Title: Mesa/Boogie
Title: Medium Rig
Title: Materials
Title: Matchless
Title: Marshall JTM 45: Beginning of the Marshall Stack
Title: Marshall Amps
Title: Looking Ahead
Title: Look; Ma; No Amp!
Title: Locking Down a Trem (Blocking)
Title: Leslie Rotating Speaker
Title: Leo Fender
Title: Kill Switches
Title: Introduction
Title: Inside a Vacuum Tube
Title: Innovations in the Late 1990s
Title: Innovations in the Late 1970s
Title: Innovations in the Late 1960s
Title: In and Out of Phase
Title: Ibanez
Title: Humbucking Pickups
Title: How to Live in Peace with Your Double-Locking Trem
Title: How to Chain Amps Together
Title: How Radius Affects Playability and Performance
Title: Handwound Pickups
Title: Half Roundwound and Quarter Roundwound
Title: Guitar-Based Video Games
Title: Guitar Gear Levels
Title: Guitar Apps
Title: Grunge Pedal
Title: Gibson Les Paul Setup
Title: Gibson Les Paul
Title: Gibson Flying V
Title: Gauge
Title: Fuzz Boxes
Title: Frets
Title: Fretboard Radius
Title: Fret Type and Size
Title: Fret Maintenance
Title: Fractal Audio Systems Axe-FX II
Title: Floyd Rose Tremolo System
Title: Flow
Title: Flatwound
Title: Flanging
Title: Fender Stratocaster Setup
Title: Fender Precision Bass
Title: Fender in the 1960s
Title: Fender Broadcaster
Title: Eventide H3000
Title: Electronics
Title: Early Talk Box
Title: Early 7-String Guitar
Title: Double and Quad Guitars
Title: Digitech Whammy Pedal
Title: Customizing Marshalls
Title: Conventional Scale Lengths
Title: Conclusion
Title: Compressors and Limiters
Title: Compression
Title: Compound or Conical Fretboard Radius
Title: Coil Tapping and Splitting
Title: Coated Strings
Title: Cabling
Title: Cable Test
Title: Cabinets
Title: Bradshaw Switching System
Title: Boutique Amps
Title: Biasing
Title: Basic Amp Features
Title: Ball End
Title: Amplitude and Types of Waves
Title: Amp Modeling
Title: Amp Heads and Stacks
Title: Additional Reading
Title: Active Pickups
Title: About the Author
Title: 8- and 9-String Guitars
Title: 2000 and Beyond

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