Book: GUITAR MEN by Bob Morritt
categories: Book, Popular Music, British Groups, American Guitar Players, Guitar Techniques, Record Artist Discographies, Rock and Roll
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Bob Morritt about this book: In the year 2012 I completed my first music related book,'Rockin' in the Desert' (Amazon) in which in my early years I played a brief part in the promotion of Arizonian recordings which took me as far as Britain and Europe at that time. The book described the advent of recording in Arizona and of Musicians that recorded in that State.The period covered was from the 1950's until the latter part of the 1960's.
"Guitar Men" released on Amazon April 7.2013, is an overview of guitar techniques , accomplished musicians and the advent of Acoustic and Electric Rock'n'Roll and Blues over the past five decades with emphasis on musicians who were instrumental in the creation of modern popular music and contains biographies of individual guitarists and their repertoire. their musical insights, styles and contribution to popular music .Emphasis is placed on the following musicians that put 'the music' on the map!
"Guitar Men" features a wide variety of performers with varied styles and includes the following performers; Joe Becker ,Randy Bachman, Marc Bolan, Peter Frampton, Jeff Beck, Ritchie Blackmore, Bryan Adams, John Fogerty, David Gilmour, "Jimi" Hendrix, Hank Marvin, Jimmy Page. Lynyrd Skynyrd, Link Wray, Trent Reznor, Joe Satriani, Lee Mack Ritenour, Steve Vai, The Yardbirds, The Kinks, The Who, The Troggs, Procul Harum, Al Casey, Duane Eddy, James Burton, Bo Diddley, The Ventures and Dick Dale.
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