By Chuck Holley
Ask guitar avid gamers approximately their tools, and you are prone to get a story—where the guitar got here from, or what makes it specified, or why the participant won't ever half with it. so much guitarists have powerful emotions approximately their fundamental software, and a few are downright enthusiastic about their axes. Chuck Holley is a qualified photographer and author who loves track and hearing musicians speak about their exchange. For a number of years, he has been photographing guitarists with their prized tools and accumulating their tales. This fantastically illustrated e-book offers those tales in revelatory pictures and words.
The guitarists incorporated during this booklet 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 fantastically composed photos painting them with their favourite guitar, together with element photographs of the software. Accompanying the images are the musicians' tales concerning the Gibsons, Fenders, Martins, and others that experience turn into the guitar of their lives, the person who has a unique lineage or intangible traits of maintain, tone, readability, and luxury that make it irreplaceable. a number of musicians discuss how the guitar selected them, whereas others recount tales of guitars misplaced or stolen after which serendipitously recovered. jointly, those images and tales underscore the good excitement of acting with an device that is turn into a depended on pal with a character all its own.
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