Download e-book for iPad: A Perfectly Good Guitar by Chuck Holley

By Chuck Holley

ISBN-10: 1477312579

ISBN-13: 9781477312575

Ask guitar gamers approximately their tools, and you are prone to get a story—where the guitar got here from, or what makes it distinct, or why the participant won't ever half with it. so much guitarists have robust emotions approximately their basic device, and a few are downright enthusiastic about their axes. Chuck Holley is a qualified photographer and author who loves track and hearing musicians discuss their alternate. For a number of years, he has been photographing guitarists with their prized tools and gathering their tales. This fantastically illustrated publication provides those tales in revelatory photos and words.

The guitarists integrated during this booklet variety from high-profile performers, together with Rosanne money, man Clark, Laurence Juber, Jorma Kaukonen, JD Souther, invoice Frisell, Dave Alvin, and Kelly Willis, to popular studio musicians and band contributors. Holley's superbly composed images painting them with their favourite guitar, together with element pictures of the device. Accompanying the pictures are the musicians' tales concerning the Gibsons, Fenders, Martins, and others that experience develop into the guitar of their lives, the one who has a distinct lineage or intangible features of maintain, tone, readability, and luxury that make it irreplaceable. numerous musicians discuss how the guitar selected them, whereas others recount tales of guitars misplaced or stolen after which serendipitously recovered. jointly, those photos and tales underscore the nice excitement of acting with an software that is turn into a relied on buddy with a character all its own.

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