Rock Guitar for Dummies

Rock Guitar for Dummies

eBook - 2001
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More vital to the budding Hendrix than a supermodel girlfriend and a bottle of Jack Daniels', this book is the ultimate companion to selecting the right equipment, playing songs and immersing yourself in rock culture.
Publisher: New York, NY : Hungry Minds, c2001.
ISBN: 9781118069608
1118069609
Characteristics: 1 online resource (356 p.) : ill.
Contents: Part I: So you wanna be a rock-and-roll star
It's only rock guitar . . . but I like it
Holding your own
The other half: the guitar amp.
Part II: Basic playing techniques
What the left hand is doing: chords
The right stuff: right-hand rhythm guitar techniques
The leading edge: introduction to lead rock guitar
Groovin' on riffs
Part III: Beyond the basics: sounding like a rock and roller
Playing up the neck
Playing expressively: making the guitar sing
Part IV: Mastering different rock styles
Rock and roll: the early years
The golden age of classic rock
Heavy metal
Progressive rock and jazz-rock fusion
Part V: Becoming a gearhead
Gear lust: assembling your dream rig
Wild and crazy sounds: effects
The care and feeding of your electric guitar
Part VI: The part of tens
Ten rock guitarists who changed history
Ten classic guitars.
Summary: More vital to the budding Hendrix than a supermodel girlfriend and a bottle of Jack Daniels', this book is the ultimate companion to selecting the right equipment, playing songs and immersing yourself in rock culture.
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