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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 Weight1.00   lbs
Alfred Publishing Item 00-40650
Product Code YL00-40650
UPC Code38081455471
ISBN 10 0739094440
EAN 9780739094440

Tobias Hurwitz : Author


SONG LIST
Title:         2000 and Beyond

Title:         8- and 9-String Guitars

Title:         About the Author

Title:         Active Pickups

Title:         Additional Reading

Title:         Amp Heads and Stacks

Title:         Amp Modeling

Title:         Amplitude and Types of Waves

Title:         Ball End

Title:         Basic Amp Features

Title:         Biasing

Title:         Boutique Amps

Title:         Bradshaw Switching System

Title:         Cabinets

Title:         Cable Test

Title:         Cabling

Title:         Coated Strings

Title:         Coil Tapping and Splitting

Title:         Compound or Conical Fretboard Radius

Title:         Compression

Title:         Compressors and Limiters

Title:         Conclusion

Title:         Conventional Scale Lengths

Title:         Customizing Marshalls

Title:         Digitech Whammy Pedal

Title:         Double and Quad Guitars

Title:         Early 7-String Guitar

Title:         Early Talk Box

Title:         Electronics
Title: Eventide H3000
Title: Fender Broadcaster
Title: Fender in the 1960s
Title: Fender Precision Bass
Title: Fender Stratocaster Setup
Title: Flanging
Title: Flatwound
Title: Flow
Title: Floyd Rose Tremolo System
Title: Fractal Audio Systems Axe-FX II
Title: Fret Maintenance
Title: Fret Type and Size
Title: Fretboard Radius
Title: Frets
Title: Fuzz Boxes
Title: Gauge
Title: Gibson Flying V
Title: Gibson Les Paul
Title: Gibson Les Paul Setup
Title: Grunge Pedal
Title: Guitar Apps
Title: Guitar Gear Levels
Title: Guitar-Based Video Games
Title: Half Roundwound and Quarter Roundwound
Title: Handwound Pickups
Title: How Radius Affects Playability and Performance
Title: How to Chain Amps Together
Title: How to Live in Peace with Your Double-Locking Trem
Title: Humbucking Pickups
Title: Ibanez
Title: In and Out of Phase
Title: Innovations in the Late 1960s
Title: Innovations in the Late 1970s
Title: Innovations in the Late 1990s
Title: Inside a Vacuum Tube
Title: Introduction
Title: Kill Switches
Title: Leo Fender
Title: Leslie Rotating Speaker
Title: Locking Down a Trem
Title: Look; Ma; No Amp!
Title: Looking Ahead
Title: Marshall Amps
Title: Marshall JTM 45: Beginning of the Marshall Stack
Title: Matchless
Title: Materials
Title: Medium Rig
Title: Mesa/Boogie
Title: MIDI
Title: Modulation
Title: More About Effects Loops
Title: More About Guitar-Building Materials
Title: Morley
Title: MXR Phase 90
Title: Neck Profile
Title: Noise
Title: Noise Is Everywhere
Title: Noise Reduction
Title: Number of Frets
Title: Ohmage and Impedance
Title: Open Back or Closed Back?
Title: Other Phasers
Title: Other Ways to Reduce Noise in Your Rig
Title: Over the Top Madness
Title: Overtones
Title: Parker Fly
Title: Part 1: The History of Guitar Gear
Title: Part 2: A Close Look at the Electric Guitar
Title: Part 3: The Technical Stuff
Title: Part 4: Real Rigs and What They Can Do
Title: Paul Reed Smith
Title: Phase Shifter
Title: Physical and Virtual Effects
Title: Pickups
Title: Plywood in Electric Guitars
Title: Point-to-Point Wiring
Title: Power Amp Tubes
Title: Preamp Tubes
Title: Pro Tools
Title: Real Rigs
Title: Rectifiers and Rectifier Tubes
Title: Replacement Guitar Pickups: DiMarzio
Title: Ring Modulation
Title: Rockman X-100
Title: Roland
Title: Roundwound
Title: SansAmp
Title: Scale Length
Title: Scrubbing the Noise
Title: Series and Parallel Pickup Wiring
Title: Setups for Different Musical Styles
Title: Setups of Legendary Players
Title: Signal Flow and Level
Title: Single-Coil Pickups
Title: Small Rig
Title: Solid-State Amps
Title: Sovtek
Title: Speaker Cones
Title: Strings
Title: Talk Box
Title: Tape Echo
Title: The 1940s
Title: The 1950s
Title: The 1960s
Title: The 1970s
Title: The 1970s Classic Rock Sound
Title: The 1980s
Title: The 1980s Hair Metal Sound
Title: The 1990s
Title: The Blues Sound
Title: The Bridge
Title: The Charlie Christian Sound
Title: The Combo Amp
Title: The Compensated Nut
Title: The Country Sound
Title: The Djent Sound
Title: The Eddie Van Halen Sound
Title: The First Amplifiers
Title: The First Electric Guitars
Title: The Funk Sound
Title: The Heavy Metal Sound
Title: The Jazz Sound
Title: The Jimi Hendrix Sound
Title: The Joe Satriani Sound
Title: The Locking Nut
Title: The Log by Les Paul
Title: The Michael Angelo Batio Sound
Title: The Myth of the First Electric Guitar
Title: The Nut
Title: The Order of Effects
Title: The Origins of Fuzz
Title: The Randy Rhoads Sound
Title: The 'Real' Rig
Title: The Science of Sound
Title: The Tom Morello Sound
Title: The Transistor
Title: The Truss Rod
Title: The Wah-Wah
Title: The Whammy Bar
Title: The1930s
Title: Tone Woods
Title: Tremolo and Vibrato
Title: Tube Amps
Title: Tube Power Amp
Title: Tube Preamp
Title: Tubes
Title: Tuning Pegs
Title: Types of String Windings
Title: Understanding Guitar Amps
Title: Understanding Speaker Cabinets
Title: Understanding the Electric Guitar
Title: Vibrations
Title: Wood Setup for Carvin Custom 7-String
Title: Wood Setup for Fender Stratocaster
Title: Wood Setup for Gibson SG Standard
Title: Wood Setup for Paul Reed Smith Custom 24

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