The Gibson Les Paul: The Illustrated History of the Guitar That Change (HL-00254234)

The Gibson Les Paul: The Illustrated History of the Guitar That Change
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HAL LEONARD
The Gibson Les Paul is possibly the electric guitar most associated with rock 'n'roll. The result of a collaboration between Gibson's Ted McCarty and jazz guitarist Les Paul in response to the success of Fender's Telecaster, the Les Paul has gone on to become a prized instrument played by most of the greatest guitarists in rock history. Now available in paperback, this massive, illustrated, history of the guitar examines its prehistory and origins, as well as its evolution in the 60-plus years since its 1952 introduction. In addition to the Standards and Customs that guitarists admire so much, author Dave Hunter also gives ample coverage to variations like Les Paul Juniors, Melody Makers, and SGs.

You'll truly feel the music come to life with our profiles on players known for using Les Pauls through the years; including Hubert Sumlin, Carl Perkins, Eric Clapton, Mike Bloomfield, Peter Green, Paul Kossoff, Jimmy Page, Neil Young, Peter Frampton, Keith Richards, Bill F Gibbons, Bob Marley, Mick Ronson, Steve Jones, Johnny Thunders, Angus Young, and more.

Illustrated throughout with studio photography of the guitars, candid and performance photography of the artists, and relevant memorabilia, this book is perfect for music lovers and guitar enthusiasts.
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Publisher: Voyageur Press
Publication Date: 09/2017
Medium: Softcover
Pages: 224
Length: 11.00 in.
Width: 9.00 in.
Series: Book

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