(Guitar Reference). A true classic, back in print with an updated section covering 1994 to today! This book celebrates the glory years of Hofner, the company made famous by the Beatles' bassist Paul McCartney's use of their left-handed 1962 500/1 model. Beautifully illustrated in color and black & white, the volume is packed with detailed information about classic Hofner guitars as well as interviews with Paul McCartney, David Gilmour, Ritchie Blackmore (of Deep Purple), Albert Lee, and others. The famous "Memorabilia" chapter includes crisp reproductions of pages from the vintage Selmer catalogs (the UK's Hofner distributors); a guide to dating Hofner guitars; and a wonderfully insightful interview with Christian Benker, the company's former managing director.A new section features a company history and a listing with selected photos of Hofner guitars from the '60s to the present.
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As one of the UK's most respected guitarists, Gordon Giltrap has worked with an amazingly broad range of artists, from rock musicians such as Brian May, Rick Wakeman, and Midge Ure. Neville Marten (UK) was a guitar repairer for Gibson and Fender's UK operations during the 70s and 80s. As current editor of Guitar Techniques magazine and former editor of Guitarist, he has met and interviewed dozens of legendary guitarists.
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Descrizione libro International Music Publicatio, 1993. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Never used!. Codice libro della libreria P110863599567
Descrizione libro International Music Publications, 1993. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria M0863599567