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By Chuck Holley

Ask guitar gamers approximately their tools, and you are more likely 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 powerful emotions approximately their basic device, and a few are downright enthusiastic about their axes. Chuck Holley is a certified photographer and author who loves track and hearing musicians discuss their exchange. For a number of years, he has been photographing guitarists with their prized tools and gathering their tales. This superbly illustrated booklet offers those tales in revelatory pictures and words.

The guitarists incorporated during this ebook variety from high-profile performers, together with Rosanne funds, 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 pictures painting them with their favourite guitar, together with aspect photographs of the device. Accompanying the images are the musicians' tales in regards to the Gibsons, Fenders, Martins, and others that experience develop into the guitar of their lives, the one who has a different 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 pictures and tales underscore the nice excitement of acting with an tool that is turn into a depended on pal with a character all its own.

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